Milwaukee County Parks

Wilson Ice Arena

Enjoy public ice skating throughout the year on our NHL-sized rink. Rental skates, group rates and rink rentals are also available!

NEW! Public Open Skate Re-Opening May 24 with Reserved Timeslots!

  • Visit only with members of your household (up to 6 people per group)

  • Reserve a 90-minute timeslot

  • Wear face coverings indoors at all times — on AND off the ice

Select a Timeslot & Complete a Waiver 

  • Visit
  • Events
  • Open Skate Hours
  • Parties
  • Rentals

Admission Fees

  Single Visit 10 Visit Pass Group (10 or more)
per Person*
Adult (age 18-59) $6.50 $61.19 $5.50*
Junior (age 17 & under) $4.75 $42.20 $3.50*
Senior (age 60+) $4.75 $42.20 $3.50*
Skate Rental $3   $2.50*
Skate Sharpening $6    

*Fee per person in group of 10 or more, with advance registration required



Ice Hockey

Wilson Ice Arena hosts adult hockey leagues and is the home of WIAA Greendale Ice Force High School team. The Southeastern Hockey Association of Wisconsin (SHAW) provides youth hockey leagues for ages 3-18. Visit for details.

Skating Lessons

The Greater Milwaukee Figure Skating Club offers skating lessons at Wilson. Visit for details.

Ice Sleds Available

Ice sleds, for skaters with mobility disabilities, are available for free. Sledges are made available through the partnership of Ramp Up MKE and Milwaukee County Parks.

Events at Wilson Ice Arena

Glow skates are held at Wilson Ice Arena in the fall. Glow-in-the-dark necklaces, holiday lights, music, prize drawings and a gourmet hot-chocolate bar are featured. 

Open Skate at Wilson Ice Arena

Birthday Parties at Wilson Ice Arena

Parties for up to 30 skaters are available during public skate times. Parties include group rate admission, skate rental and use of the party area. Call (414) 281-6289 for details. Minimum of one-week notice is required to book a party.

Rink Rentals

The NHL-size ice rink at Wilson Ice Arena is available to rent for tournaments or events. Locker rooms and a concessions area are also available. To book a rental call (414) 281-6289

What You Get

  • Use of the NHL-size ice rink and bleachers
  • Use of the lobby area
  • Access to bleachers and locker rooms
  • Access to restrooms
  • A public concessions area in the lobby is open from November to March

Max Capacity: 2000

Rental Fees Weekdays

Rates are per hour

Day Before 8 a.m. 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. 1 - 10 p.m. After 10 p.m.
Mon. - Fri. $130 + tx $185 + tx $215 + tx $185 + tx


Rental Fees Weekends

Day Before 9 a.m. 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. After 10 p.m.
Sat., Sun., Holidays $215 + tx $215 + tx $215 + tx

How to Find Us

4001 S. 20th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53211
(414) 281-6289




9480 W. Watertown Plank Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
(414) 257-PARK (7275)

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