First of all, I hope everyone who went to or watched the KC Royals Parade and Pep Rally this afternoon had a great time! What an incredible showing by Kansas City! And with the beautiful weather and big hometown win, I can hardly believe it’s time to talk about ice skating. Crown Center’s Ice Terrace opens up later this week, followed by The Ice at Park Place, and my kiddos are excited to get out to both of them while the weather is warm. Here’s a listing of indoor and outdoor area ice rinks to check out.
- Crown Center Ice Terrace: Kansas City’s public outdoor ice skating rink opens for its 42nd season of great skating fun. Set in the heart of majestic Crown Center, the Ice Terrace is open Nov. 6, 2016-mid-March 2016. Regular admission is $6, or complimentary for those over age 60 and children age 4 and under. Skate rental is $3, or skaters may bring their own. Hours through January: Sun.-Thur., 10am-9pm; Fri. & Sat., 10am-11pm. Feb.-Mar. hours: Mon.-Thur., noon-9pm; Fri., noon-11pm; Sat., 10am-11pm; Sun., 10am-9pm. Click here for additional information.
- The Ice at Park Place: This Leawood ice rink – set right in the middle of beautiful Park Place, is open Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 – Jan. 19, 2016, including holidays . The Ice is surrounded by seasonal festivities, warm food and drink options, and unique holiday shopping. Admission is $8 (all ages); skate rental is $3, or skaters may bring their own. Hours through January 5: Mon.-Sat., 11am-10pm; Sun., noon-8pm; Jan. 6, 11am-9pm. Winter Schedule: Jan. 7-19: Closed Mon.-Thur.; Fri.-Sat., 11am-10pm; Sun., noon-8pm. Click here for additional information. 117th & Nall Ave., Leawood, KS.
If the warmer indoors is more your style, here are some indoor public ice rinks in town:
- KC Ice Center: Located in Shawnee, KS, KC Ice Center offers skating and hockey lessons, home school skate days and more. Regular admission is $8, and skate rental is $3. Kids 4&under Free (with free skate rental) and Seniors 60+ admission is $4. Click here for public skating schedule, or click here for calendar of events and more information. 19900 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, Kansas 66218
- Line Creek Community Center and Ice Arena: Set in this 34,000 square-foot family recreation center, the Ice Arena is located off of I-29 and Waukomis Drive in Kansas City, MO. Admission is $6, and skate rental is $2. Click here for public skating schedule and more information. 5940 N.W. Waukomis Drive, Kansas City, MO 64151
Photos courtesy of The Ice at Park Place.