Oshawa Wrestling History: Venues


The venues used in Oshawa and surrounding area for the OWC & Pat Milosh promoted cards as well as other promoters. Milosh, at various times had a hand in cards in Peterborough, Lindsay, and other spots not part of the seasonal territory so not included here. See Ontario Venues for a list of other towns. 


Oshawa Arena (also known as Hambly Arena) - 1946* - 1953

First Card July 4 1940 *note limited microfilm available prior to 1946
Last Card Sept 8 1953

The Arena Fire would occur the morning of Sept 15 1953, the day of the scheduled last card of the season


Bowmanville Arena - 1950 - 1957

First Card Sept 13 1950
Last Card May 30 1957


Kinsmen Stadium - 1954 - 1960

First Card June 1 1954
Last Card Aug 16 1960


Cobourg Arena - 1954 - 1957 still researching

First Card May 28 1954
Last Card May 13 1957


Whitby Arena - 1955 - 1960

First Card Apr 19 1955
Last Card Jun 1 1960


Port Perry Arena - 1957 still researching

First Card Aug 9 1948
Last Card Aug 23 1957


Oshawa Arena * Childrens Arena - 1960 - 1964

First Card Aug 23 1960
Last Card Sept 15 1964


Oshawa Civic Auditorium- 1964-1965* - 2005 *see note below

First Card *1964/1965 - see note below
Last Card - WWE March 12, 2005

*Ad for July 20 1964 says Oshawa Civic but the Civic didn't officially open until Dec 1964
with the re-launch of the Oshawa Generals at their home arena. The whole 1964 season has the Civic. 
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Other promotions

Whitby Iroquois Park Arena
Ajax Arena
The Red Barn - Oshawa

-AC

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