Sharpen your blades because ice skating season is back! Whether you’re a hockey pro or new to the ice, Philadelphia’s five public ice rinks are fun for everyone. Parks & Rec is offering free skating lessons, hockey camps, public skate times, and more.
Admission for public skating is FREE at all five ice rinks. You are encouraged to bring your own skates. You can rent ice skates for $3-4 (price varies by rink). Staff will sanitize rental skates after use.
Please check out the details below for public skate and skating lessons at each site. Click on a program name for more information about the program. Or follow the links to view other programs at each site.
Rizzo Ice Rink – 1001 S. Front St., 19147
Opens mid-November. Check back for details.
Scanlon Ice Rink – 1099 E. Tioga Street, 19134
|Public Skate||1-3 p.m.||7-9 p.m.||7-9 p.m.||1-3 p.m.|
|Skate lessons||3:30-5 p.m.|
Laura Sims Skatehouse – 200 S. 63rd St., 19139
|3-5 p.m. and 5:30-7:30 p.m.||7-9 p.m.||3-5:30 p.m.||7-9 p.m.||3-5:30 p.m.||7:45-9:45 p.m.||3-5 p.m. and 5:30-7:30 p.m.|
|Learn 2 Skate||4:30-5:30 p.m.||7-9 p.m.||4:30-5:30 p.m.||9:15-11:15 a.m.|
Simons Ice Rink – 7200 Woolston Avenue, 19138
|Public Skate||1:30-3:30 p.m. and 4-6 p.m.||3-5:30 p.m.||3-5:30 p.m.||1-4 p.m.|
|Free lessons||4:30-5:30 p.m.||7-8:30 p.m.||4:30-5:30 p.m.|
Tarken Ice Rink – 6250 Frontenac St., 19111
|3:30-5:30 p.m. (starts 11/13/22)||7-9 p.m.
|3:30-5:30 p.m. (starts 10/21/22)|
|9-9:30 a.m. (starts 11/5/22)|
Thanks to our partners at the Snider Youth Hockey Foundation. They provide our ice rinks with programming and facility support. Learn about the skating opportunities they offer local youth.