Community Centres

The County of Prince Edward manages and operates two Community Centre properties, both of which house arenas and banquet hall facilities. The Prince Edward Community Centre (PECC) property is located in Picton and is also the home of the historic Crystal Palace. The Wellington and District Community Centre is located in Wellington.

For more information about ice rentals and public skating, please visit our Arenas page.

Prince Edward Community Centre

- 375 Picton Main Street, Picton

The Prince Edward Community Centre is a public facility used for hockey, skating, special events, weddings, concerts, fairs, etc. This versatile space can be transformed to suit the style of any event theme, colour scheme, or vision. The Banquet Hall is perfect for hosting large events such as weddings, concerts, meetings, etc. 

The Prince Edward Community Centre also features adequate parking, a new playground and skate park with canteen, two ball diamonds, grand stands, horse ring, cattle barn/pavillion, the beautiful Crystal Palace, and a Curling Club.

Adequate parking is available.

To book the facility please call the Booking Representative at 613.476.2148 x5003 or email bookings@pecounty.on.ca.


Crystal Palace

The Crystal Palace located on the Prince Edward County Fair grounds was built in 1887. This historic, rustic facility is perfect for special events, themed galas and weddings. Located in the heart of Picton, the Crystal Palace is a beautiful venue with natural lighting and wood floors.  Bookings are limited to the months of May through October due to the lack of heating capabilities in the facility. Windows take up the majority of walls, allowing natural light into the space. The Crystal Palace has a historic colour scheme of light yellow, green, with natural wood floors. Kitchen facilities are not available in the venue, and the accessible washrooms are located outside the facility in an adjacent building. 

Adequate parking is available.

To book the facility please call the Booking Representative at 613.476.2148 x5003 or email bookings@pecounty.on.ca.


Wellington and District Community Centre

-111 Belleville Street, Wellington

The Wellington and District Community Centre is a public facility used for hockey, skating, special events, weddings, tournaments, etc. Opened in December of 2010, this facility features a regulation NHL size ice pad, walking track, small fitness area, Mini stick hockey rink and a licenced lounge overlooking the ice pad. With natural light and neutral colour schemes the facility can be transformed to match any vision, colour scheme, and event theme. The large Highline Hall can be partitioned in half, depending on your event needs and attendence.   Each end of the Highline Hall is equipped with a ceiling mounted InFocus projector for audio/visual needs and full size screen.

With ample parking, easy to find location, and variety of amenities makes this facility a promising venue.

The Wellington and District Community Centre is a larger facility than the Prince Edward Community Centre and can hold a greater number of guests. Hosting large tournaments or events is a possibility at this facility. With the capacity to have 1225 people in the viewing stands, 120 people in the lobby, 60 in the lounge, and 100 in the multi-purpose room, the Wellington and District Community Centre has a total capacity of 1505 guests. 

To book the facility please call the Booking Representative at 613.476.2148 x5003 or email bookings@pecounty.on.ca.