Building Hours - Labour Day to May 26, 2017
Mon.- Fri.  5:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday  6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday  9:00 am - 10:30 pm

* Patrons must be exited from Athletic facilities; locker rooms and building, 30 min. after closing.

Closed for Renovations end of May'17 to Fall 2018

Rooms and Spaces

  • Located in Downtown Dartmouth directly across from Holiday Inn
  • 20 minutes to Halifax International Airport
  • 5 minutes to Burnside Industrial Park
  • Minutes to Downtown Halifax
  • Minutes to Historic Properties
  • Minutes to Mic Mac Mall
  • Across from the Metro Transit Bus Terminal
  • Walking distance to Ferry Terminal
  • Adjacent to MacDonald Bridge

Rent Includes

  • An On-Site Event Coordinator, ready to work with you to make your event a success
  • If using Arena - 4 regular dressing rooms
  • Use of our internal sound system
  • Access to the Indoor Track
  • Use of the Upper Foyer for Registration - set up with tables and chairs
  • Use of our TV/VCR, screen, blackboard and flip chart
  • Access to parking lot (300 spaces)

Meeting / Banquet Facilities

  • 6 rooms plus full size arena
  • Private lounge with available bar service
  • Rooms to 856 (pending set up requirements)
  • Hockey Capacity of 3000 (+standing room)
  • Stage Event Capacity of 3500 (+standing room)
  • Executive Board Room accommodating 20
  • Handicapped Access
  • Mirrored dance studio's

Meeting Equipment / Support Services

  • TV and VCR, podium, microphones, chalk boards, dry erase boards available on request
  • Internal Sound System availability
  • Extensive Electrical Distribution in Common Room and Arena
  • Staging capability
  • Events Coordinator on staff

Other Services Available for an extra fee ( upon request )

  • Additional Rooms are available for meetings or socials
  • Bar services
  • Use of our Athletic/Aquatic Facilities
  • Squash and Racquetball Courts
  • Access to our walking track
  • Child Minding Services
  • Fork Lift
  • Laptop/Projector
  • Linens for table covering
  • Photocopying/printer services
  • Catering through our on sight caterer the Celtic Cafe
  • Preferred vendors to source out additional supplies that provide competitive pricing

Transit Parking

  • Major Metro Transit depot located at the end of the Sportsplex parking lot, making for easy access from all areas of Halifax Regional Municipality
  • Additional paid parking available near the Sportsplex

Dartmouth Sportsplex Conference Facilities

Meeting Rooms Dimensions Reception-Style Theater-Style Classroom-Style Banquet-Style
Arena 85' x 200' 2000 2000 800 1600
Common 90' x 80' 800 700 350 600
Nantucket 40' x 40' 125 150 75 125
Thistle 32' x 33' 100 75 65 50
Harbour 15' x 15' 15 15 15  N/A
Windmill (Dance Studio) 21' x 23' 20 30 20 15
Brooklyn 11' x 18' 15 20 16  N/A
Valardo  23' x 26'5" 40 40 30 40

Electrical

  • Arena Floor: (8) 50 amp splitter panels to 120 volt outlet
  • Common Room: (4) 40 amp splitter boxes to 120 volt outlet & 8 separate 120 volt outlets
  • Harbour Room: (2) 120 volt duplex
  • Valardo Lounge: (6) 120 volt duplex plugs & (1) 40 amp for panel
  • Valardo Room: (7) 120 volt duplex plugs
  • Nantucket Room: (15) 120 volt duplex plugs & (3) 220 ceiling plugs for panels
  • Brooklyn Room: (2) duplex plugs & (1) 50 amp for panel
  • Thistle Room: (2) 120 volt duplex plugs & (1) 50 amp for panels
  • Windmill Room: (3) 120 volt duplex (Air Conditioned)

If interested in a booking an event or finding out more info, please contact Lucille Benoit at (902)464-2600 ext. 326 or benoitl@halifax.ca. Please note the office is normally open on Monday to Friday, and closed for Holidays. We recommend you book a minimum of 1 month ahead.