Public Skating

Public Skating Hours:

Public skate returns in the Fall

Public skating sessions are available to the general public.  Public skating sessions are a great and fun way to enjoy skating on the ice. Here at the Norfolk Arena, we have one of the best public skating schedules around. Our Public Skating is one of our most popular programs. Come and join us for a great time. Bring the entire family. Gather kids, friends, neighbors or coworkers for some indoor ice skating amusement.


Whether you hug the rail or swirl on the center ice, you’ll have lots of fun and get a healthy dose of exercise too at the Norfolk Ice Arena.

  • No reservations required
  • Group rates and special sessions available


All rental skates, helmets, and crates are available at the Riverside Pro Shop conveniently located inside the rink. Riverside Pro Shop also sells New and Used hockey and figure skates, as weak as taking trade-ins.

  • Adults – $10.00
  • Children 12 and under – $5.00
  • Norfolk residents – $3.00 (summer only)
  • Rental Skates – $5.00 per pair
  • Helmets – $2.00 each
  • Crates – $2.00 each
  • Skate Sharpening: $10.00
  • Military Discount (must have ID) – $1.00 off each member of the family
Public Skating Rules
  • We recommended that helmets are worn while on the ice
  • Hockey sticks, pucks, and other such equipment are not allowed during public skate
  • Skating recklessly or roughhousing is strictly prohibited
  • Food is prohibited while on the ice
  • All participants skate at his/her own risk