Outdoor Skating Rinks

Outdoor skating rinks are CLOSED for the season.  

Due to the warm temperatures and the timing in the season, the warming house are closed for the season and staff will not be adding any more water.  If the cold weather returns, staff might try to maintain the remaining surface but that will depend on the amount available.  Rink lights would be placed on timers.  If you have any questions please call the Recreation Office at 952-224-3420.   

The outdoor skating rink season will run through February 13. After February 13 the warming houses will only be open on the weekends from Noon - 8 p.m. During the week the lights will be put on timers from 5 - 9 p.m. and the warming houses will be closed. Canterbury Park skating rink will be maintained but the warming house will not be opened and the lights will not be on. There is no cost to skate and is a great activity for the family. Please be sure to call the Weather Information Line at 952-882-2688 before heading out.

Rink and Warming House Locations

Woodhill Park | 8901 West 138th St.

Canterbury Park | 13444 Inglewood Ave. South

Trost Park | 5455 137th St.

O'Connell Park | 5165 South Park Drive

Warren Butler Park | 12758 Ottawa Ave

Regular Hours

Monday - Friday: 4 - 9 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: Noon - 8 p.m.

Holiday Hours

December 24: 10 - 2 p.m.
December 25: CLOSED
December 26 - 30: Noon - 8 p.m.
December 31: 10 - 2 p.m.
January 1 - 4: Noon - 8 p.m.
January 16: Noon - 8 p.m.
February 5: Noon - 4 p.m. (Super Bowl)

Rink Closing Policy

Rinks and warming houses will close when one or more of the following conditions exist:

  • The wind chill is -20 degrees or colder
  • 2 or more inches of snow has fallen and the ice has not been cleared
  • An air temperature of -15 degrees or colder
  • Warm temperatures have softened the ice

All rinks will be cleared within 24 hours of a snowfall.

Contact the Recreation Information Line at 952-882-2688 for additional information before you head to the rinks.