Public Skating

  • See calendar below for dates and times. 
  • No outside food is permitted.
  • Public Skating admission sales will begin 30-minutes prior to the session start time.
  • Skate rental is included in the admission price.
    • Sizes available: Youth 5 to 13, Junior 1 to Adult 14
    • Skates should always fit snug, laced to the top hooks, and tight from the base to high ankle.
    • If your skate size does not fit properly, skates can be exchanged until a proper fit is found.
Skating Assumption of Risk

Skaters are deemed to have knowledge of and assume the inherent risk of engaging in ice skating including but not limited to the following:

  • Injuries that result from collisions or contact with other skaters or other individuals who are on the skating surface.
  • Injuries that result from falls.
  • Injuries that involve objects or artificial structures that are properly within the intended path of travel of the skater or other individuals.
Public Skating Sessions
  • Sunday, Oct. 23 from 3:20 - 4:50 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 29 from 1 - 2:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Oct. 30 from 12:30 - 2 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 6 from 2-  3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 13 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 20 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov. 25
    • 1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 26
    • 1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 27 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 4 from 4:45 - 6:15 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 11 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 18 from 4:45 - 6:15 p.m.
  • Friday, Dec. 23
    • 1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Dec. 26
    • 1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 27
    • ​​​​​​​1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
    • 6 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 28
    • ​​​​​​​1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • 3:30 - 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 29 from 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Public Skating Prices
Category
Fee
General Admission
$12
KSU Student
$10
KSU Faculty/Staff
$10
Senior Citizen
$10
Veteran/Active Military
$10
5 and Under (with adult)
$8

Group Rate Pricing is available.  Please contact Ice Arena management, at icearena@kent.edu,  three days prior to the scheduled public session.

 

Public Skating Rules
  • Patrons must wear skates when on ice.  No one is permitted on the ice without skates.
  • Skaters must keep always moving with the designated traffic while on the ice.
  • Helmets are not required but are encouraged. Hockey and standard bike helmets are acceptable.
  • In the event of an injury, notify a skate guard or rink personnel immediately.
  • No roughness, excessive speeding, racing, weaving, or human chains. Tag or other games and sticks or pucks is prohibited.
  • No intentional sliding or diving on the ice or kicking or chipping of the ice is permitted.
  • No throwing snowballs or any other objects.
  • Skaters are not permitted to carry children or other items in the ice (cameras, electronic devices, handbags, etc).
  • No Figure skating jumps or spins during public skate.
  • Beginner and novice skaters should be accompanied on the ice by an adult. Accompanying adult must wear skates.
  • Do not sit on the dasher boards.
  • No headphones allowed.
  • No Skates are permitted on the bleachers or in any other unprotected concrete areas of the facility.
  • Ice rink exit doors are to remain clear at all times.
  • No eating, drinking, or gum chewing is permitted on the ice.
  • The use of tobacco products, e-cigs, alcohol, or illegal substances on the ice or on the premises is prohibited.
  • Skate guards may issue time outs to anyone who repeatedly violates rules. Severe infractions may result in suspension from facility use.

Follow all posted or stated facility rules.  Anyone not abiding by posted or stated rules and regulations OR conduct that may endanger the safety of self or others may be asked to leave the ice and/or facility without refund.

Skate Sharpening & Merchandise

Skate sharpening services will remain temporarily unavailable. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Skate Sharpening: $8 per pair

  • Skate sharpening service is available as a drop off service.  
  • Please allow 24 hours.
  • Patrons should keep their skate guards on their person.

Merchandise Pricing

Skate Laces (Hockey 72", 84", 96", 108")
$4
Hockey Tape (clear, white, black) $4
Mouthguard
$4
Knit Gloves
$5
Skate Guards
$10
Blade Mates $10
Helmet Repair Kit
$10