Your guide to parenting in Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts

Indoor and Outdoor skating in Rhode Island
Call for details regarding fees, rentals, lessons and special activities at each venue.

Find more Rhode Island Ice Skating Rinks:
Ice Skating Safety Guide:

outdoor rinks (open seasonally)

Local parks with ice skating - weather dependent
- Goddard Memorial State Park -
- Lincoln Woods State Park -
- World War II Memorial State Park -

The Providence Rink at the Bank of America City Center — outdoor
Location: Two Kennedy Plaza, downtown Providence
phone: 401- 331-5544
Admission: Adults — $7. Children (12 and under), military with ID & 65+ — $4.
Season pass — $90 Adult / $250 Family
Special sessions are available (see website).
Rentals: Skates — $5
Skating Times (Tickets good for 4-hour time blocks):
Monday — Friday: 10am to 10pm / Saturday and Sunday: 11am to 10pm

River Island Ice Skating Rink - outdoor
Completed in 1999, the ice skating rink is the latest addition to Woonsocket's River Island Park. While the rink itself is smaller than a typical hockey rink, a refrigeration system keeps the ice hard during warm weather. Hockey playing is not allowed, but music keeps the skating fun. Bonus: they allow kids to use crates to learn to skate (and provide them).
Location: River Island Park, Bernon St, Woonsocket, RI. (Behind the Museum of Work and Culture near Market Square) - off Routes 146 and 145A
Phone: 401-765-1017
Admission: Free
Rentals: Some skates are available - best to bring your own
Skating Times: Daily noon-8 pm
December through February, weather permitting.

Sovereign Bank Family Skating Center - outdoor
Location: Newport Yachting Center, Americas Cup Ave., Newport
phone: 401-846-1600
401-846-3018. (Skate Center) Call directly for the most updated information on sessions and ice conditions.
Skating Times:
Monday through Thursday: 4pm - 9:30pm
Friday: 4pm - 9:30pm,
Adult Skate (18 years and older)
Friday: 9:30pm - 11pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 2:30pm, 3pm - 6pm, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Saturday only: 9:30pm - 11pm

indoor ice rinks

Boss Arena
Location: University of Rhode Island, Kingston
phone: 401-874-5480
Admission: $5 per person (adults or kids)
Rentals: Skates - $5
Skating Times for General Public: (time may change - call first)
Monday - Friday: 10 am-11:50 am
Saturday and Sunday: 2-3:50 pm
Adult Skate Times: Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 9-10 am
Public hockey: Mon-Fri noon-2 pm

Cranston Veterans Memorial Ice Rink - indoor
Location: Phoenix Ave,. Cranston, RI
phone: 401-944-8690
Indoor rink for hockey, public skating, parties, lessons, and more.
Public Skate Times:
Monday - Friday: 10am - 12pm
Friday Nights: 8pm - 10pm
Saturday and Sunday: 1pm - 3pm

Levy Community Rink - indoor
Location: 425 East Ave. Harrisville RI
Public Skate Times:
Sundays from 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm
Some School vacations 12 pm - 2 pm
Always call head to confirm time.

John W. Kennedy Jr. Memorial Ice Rink
Location: RI Sports Center 1186 Eddie Dowling Highway (Rte. 146), North Smithfield.
phone: 401-762-1588

Smithfield Municipal Ice Rink - indoor
Location: 109 Pleasant View Ave, (Rt. 116) Smithfield, RI
phone: 401-233-1051
Public Skate Times:
General Public Skating (all ages)
Every Sunday from 12pm - 2pm. (September thru March)
Adult Public Skating (skaters ages 18 & older)
Every Tuesday & Friday from11am - 1pm. (September thru June)

Thayer/Warburton Arena
Location: 975 Sandy Lane, Warwick. 975 Sandy Lane
phone: 401-738-2000 x6810
Wednesday: 3:45pm - 5pm
Friday: 3:45pm - 5pm
Saturday: 3:15 pm - 5pm
Sunday: 1pm - 2:30pm
Adult Public Skating (skaters ages 18 & older):
Monday - Wednesday: 8am - 11am
Thursday: 8am - 9:30am
Friday: 8am - 11am

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