Rosa Parks Circle Ice Rink

JPEG Image of skaters at Rosa Parks Circle Ice Rink

Rosa Parks Circle ice rink is one of Grand Rapids' treasured winter destinations. The 2022-23 season begins on December 1 and ends on February 26.

Admission 

  • Adults (18 and over) $4.00
  • Youth (17 and under) $2.00

We accept cash and card. Admission includes free skate rental.

Season Passes & Punch Cards

  • Youth Season Pass: $25
  • Adult Season Pass: $70
  • 10-hole punch card: $16 (youth admission = 1 punch, adult admission = 2 punches)

Purchase Passes Online


Closures

Skating is weather-dependent. Closures will be announced on the Rosa Parks Circle Ice Rink Facebook page and on our cancellation hotline at 616-456-3699.


Skate Times

We have 90-minute skating sessions with resurfacing between. Skate sessions are open to reservations and walk-up skating.
 
At the end of each session, skaters return their skates and the next skaters in line will be checked in. Check out our daily schedule below.

Daily Skate Times

Thursday, December 1

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Friday, December 2

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

2:30 pm -  4:00 pm

Annual Holiday Tree Lighting

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, December 3

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Sunday, December 4

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Monday, December 5

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Tuesday, December 6

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Wednesday, December 7

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Thursday, December 8

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Friday, December 9

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, December 10

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Sunday, December 11

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Monday, December 12

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Tuesday, December 13

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, December 14

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday, December 15

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Friday, December 16

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, December 17

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Sunday, December 18

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Monday, December 19

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Tuesday, December 20

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, December 21

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday, December 22

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Friday, December 23

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, December 24

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Sunday, December 25  Closed
Monday, December 26

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Tuesday, December 27

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday, December 28

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Thursday, December 29

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Friday, December 30

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, December 31

10:00 am - 11:30 am

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

 

Two Ways to Skate With Us

1. Walk-Up Skating

Out on the town? Stop by and skate! 

2. Plan Ahead with Skate Reservations

50 reserved spots are available for each skating session (limit 6 skaters per reservation) Your reservation allows priority access before walk-up traffic during your reservation arrival window. 

Skate times close 48 hours in advance. Additional dates will become available up to two weeks in advance.

Week 2 (December 3 - December 9)

Make a Reservation Online

Week 3 (December 10 - December 16)

Make a Reservation Online

Getting Here

For more information on parking and public transportation, visit the Downtown Visitor Mobility and Parking Guide.


Skates

  • Free with admission
  • Sizes range from toddler 8 through men's 15
  • Ice balance aids are available
  • Skates are available first come, first served
  • You may bring your own skates
  • Skate sharpening available for $5

Personal Belongings

  • Shoe bins available
  • Lockers available for $0.25

Restrooms

  • There are public restrooms on site at the rink

Accessibility

  • The rink is wheelchair accessible

Holidays

  • The rink is closed on December 25 in observance of Christmas Day
  • The rink is open on Christmas Eve, New Years Eve, New Years Day, MLK Day and Valentine's Day