Arena News

Updates about the latest announcements and events happening at Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre.


Hatsune Miku rescheduled to Sept 30

Due to the unprecedented circumstances surrounding COVID-19, the upcoming Hatsune Miku event on Saturday, April 4, 2020 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, September 30, 2020. The tickets you have in your hand will be valid for the new show. All you need to do is update your calendar!

For more information, please visit: https://mikuexpo.com/usaca2020/


February Ice Availability

February Ice Availability

We have times available for booking between February 21 – 23, and February 28 – 29. 20% off if they are booked within a week of the rental. The rate is $469.00/hour plus GST and insurance.

Please email ice.rink@ubc.ca for more information and to book.


Unforgettable Night for Sold Out Dermot Kennedy Show

Photo Credit: Rich Lam/UBC Athletics & Recreation

Vancouver, BC – Irish singer-songwriter and musician, Dermot Kennedy, kicked off his North American phase of his tour here at Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre. The sold out crowd loved every minute of his performance, singing along, phone lights out; the atmosphere was indescribable. Thank you Dermot Kennedy for an unforgettable evening!

https://twitter.com/DermotKennedy/status/1221003238134243330

Photo Credit: Rich Lam/UBC Athletics & Recreation

Photo Credit: Rich Lam/UBC Athletics & Recreation

Photo Credit: Rich Lam/UBC Athletics & Recreation


What a Year 2019 Was!

2019 was an eventful year here at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre! Here is a look back at some of the events we hosted here.

March 31 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts James Bay at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Rich Lam/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****

August 20 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts Nickelodeon star JoJo Siwa at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Rich Lam/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****

September 28 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts Of Monsters and Men at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Bob Frid/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****

October 05 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts recording artist Logic at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Bob Frid/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****

 

08 October 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts artists Bastille at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Bob Frid/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****

 

18 October 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts Hozier at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Bob Frid/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****

November 26 2019: Doug Mitchell Arena hosts Canadian artist Daniel Caesar for two nights at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ****(Photo by Rich Lam/UBC Athletics – University of BC – 2019 All Rights Reserved)****


Remembrance Day Weekend Hours

The Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre will have adjusted hours for the Remembrance Day Weekend.

Saturday November 9: 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Sunday November 10: 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Monday November 11: CLOSED

Administration Offices will be closed Nov 9 to 11. For other UBC Recreation facility hours, please click here.