December 13, 2018

10 Perfect Places to Go Ice Skating in Greater Cleveland

Whether you prefer to hit the ice indoors or outdoors, skating season is in finally in full swing. Here are spots around the Cleveland area where you can speed into the action.  

Whether you prefer to hit the ice indoors or outdoors, skating season is in finally in full swing. Here are spots around the Cleveland area where you can slide into the action.

 

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 Ice Skate at Wade Oval
10820 East Blvd., Cleveland
From now until March 4, one of the most cliched date pastimes returns to Cleveland; Ice skating outdoors, under the twinkle of fairy lights and snow drifts. Wade Oval at University Circle offers free skating for all with $3 skate rentals. 
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Ice Skate at Wade Oval

10820 East Blvd., Cleveland

From now until March 4, one of the most cliched date pastimes returns to Cleveland; Ice skating outdoors, under the twinkle of fairy lights and snow drifts. Wade Oval at University Circle offers free skating for all with $3 skate rentals.

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 Cleveland Heights Community Center
1 Monticello Blvd., (216) 691-7434
Price: $3 member adults/$2 member children/$5 non-member adults and non-member children/$2 skate rentals 
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Cleveland Heights Community Center

1 Monticello Blvd., (216) 691-7434

Price: $3 member adults/$2 member children/$5 non-member adults and non-member children/$2 skate rentals

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 Cleveland Skating Club
2500 Kemper Rd., Shaker Heights, 216-791-2800 
Price: As this is a private athletic club, contact info@clevelandskatingclub.org for membership and rink hour information.
Photo courtesy Cleveland Skating Club

Cleveland Skating Club

2500 Kemper Rd., Shaker Heights, 216-791-2800

Price: As this is a private athletic club, contact [email protected] for membership and rink hour information.

Photo courtesy Cleveland Skating Club
 Outdoor Ice Rink at Halloran Park
3550 W. 117, (216) 664-4187
Price: $1 skate rental
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Outdoor Ice Rink at Halloran Park

3550 W. 117, (216) 664-4187

Price: $1 skate rental

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OBM Arena
15381 Royalton Road, Strongville, (440) 268-2800
Price: Public skate is $8, with $3 skate rental 
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OBM Arena

15381 Royalton Road, Strongville, (440) 268-2800

Price: Public skate is $8, with $3 skate rental

Photo courtesy Ice Land USA
Public Square
Downtown Cleveland
Price: $10 (including ice skate rental) or $7 if you bring your own ice skates. Open through Feb. 28.
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Public Square

Downtown Cleveland

Price: $10 (including ice skate rental) or $7 if you bring your own ice skates. Open through Feb. 28.

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Hamilton Ice Arena
21018 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River, (440) 356-5656
Price: $4.75 adults weekday afternoons/$3.50 children 6 to 18/$1.50 children younger than 5/$3.75 seniors/$5.50 adults weekends and evenings/$4 children 6 to 18/$1.50 children younger than 5/$4.50 seniors
Photo courtesy Rocky River Parks & Recreation Civic Center

Hamilton Ice Arena

21018 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River, (440) 356-5656

Price: $4.75 adults weekday afternoons/$3.50 children 6 to 18/$1.50 children younger than 5/$3.75 seniors/$5.50 adults weekends and evenings/$4 children 6 to 18/$1.50 children younger than 5/$4.50 seniors

Photo courtesy Rocky River Parks & Recreation Civic Center
Thornton Park Ice Rink
3301 Warrensville Center Rd., Shaker Heights
Open Ice: limited to skaters who have passed Basic Skills Freestyle Level 5, Pre-Preliminary Moves or approval of Safety Committee (Visit http://www.shakerfsc.org/ for Shaker Figure Skating membership information) 
Photo courtesy Shaker Figure Skating

Thornton Park Ice Rink

3301 Warrensville Center Rd., Shaker Heights

Open Ice: limited to skaters who have passed Basic Skills Freestyle Level 5, Pre-Preliminary Moves or approval of Safety Committee (Visit http://www.shakerfsc.org/ for Shaker Figure Skating membership information)

Photo courtesy Shaker Figure Skating
The Pond
9999 E. Washington St., Chagrin Falls
Price: $6 Admission, Children under 5 years skate for free. Rental skates are only $4 per person. 
Photo courtesy The Pond

The Pond

9999 E. Washington St., Chagrin Falls

Price: $6 Admission, Children under 5 years skate for free. Rental skates are only $4 per person.

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 Mentor Civic Ice Arena
8600 Munson Blvd., Mentor, (440) 974-5730
Price: Adults, 17 & Under $5, 60 & Over $5, with skate rental at $3. 
Photo courtesy City of Mentor

Mentor Civic Ice Arena

8600 Munson Blvd., Mentor, (440) 974-5730

Price: Adults, 17 & Under $5, 60 & Over $5, with skate rental at $3.

Photo courtesy City of Mentor