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Slice of Ice in Red Arrow Park

Skate for FREE when you bring your own skates!

Whether you're downtown ice skating on a winter evening after a show, or skating on a weekend afternoon with the kids, the rink is FREE when you bring your own skates – or you can rent from us!

Thanks for a Great '23-'24 Skating Season!

Join us again next season!

Skate Rentals

Rentals of skates, skater aides, and ice sleds are available during all regular hours.

Sizes: Toddler's size 8, to Women’s size 11 and Men’s size 14.

Single-Visit Rental Fee (tax included) 

Adult: Age 18+, $11 per person

Youth: Age 17 & under, $8 per person

Skate Sharpening

(tax included)
$6.25 per pair of skates


Slice of Ice in Red Arrow Park, girl using skate aide

Skater Aide Rental

Get a little support from a Skater Helper! Rent a skating aide for only $1 (includes tax). A $5 refundable deposit or photo I.D. is also required. Sponsored by the Milwaukee Admirals.

Ice Sled Rental 

Ice sleds for skaters with mobility impairments are available to use for free, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Slice of Ice in Red Arrow Park - people next to the fireplace in the warming house

Warming House

Step inside to warm up by the fireplace or to grab a hot chocolate.

School & Non-Profit Group Ice-Skating Outings

Group skating outings are available to 501(c)3 nonprofit groups whose members are under the age of 18. The cost for these groups is $5 per pair of skates. There is no charge for participants who bring their own skates.

Advance reservations are required for group outings. We recommend that you make your reservation at least one week in advance. A copy of your group’s Certificate of Exempt Status must be submitted at the time of reservation.

Availability: No group outings in December!

Group Outings Available Jan. 2 – Season Close, 7 Days a Week,

 Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Minimum of 25 skate rentals REQUIRED for outings starting before 2 p.m.

 Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

No minimum number of skate rentals required.

To make a reservation for a School or Non-Profit Group Outing, call (414) 257-8067.

Red Arrow Park Roller Skating Family with young boy on the ground and sister reaching out to help

Roller Skating / Summer Hours*

Monday - Friday

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Saturdays & Sundays

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

*See any schedule changes below

Roller-Skate Rentals

Skate rentals are not available. Please bring your own skates and use the rink for free!

Youth-sized skates will be available during Milwaukee Downtown's June Summer Spinz Event.


Summer Spinz logo and woman wearing roller skates

Learn to Skate, Then Strut Your Stuff at a Summer Spinz Event!

Third Fridays in June, July and August, 5 - 9 p.m.

Enjoy DJ sets, free lessons (presented by Roll Train MKE), a family skate hour, Hit after Hit! AND food trucks! Youth-sized skates will be available at the June Summer Spinz event.

Get Details!

Heart(beats) of the City, band playig at Red Arrow Park

Take in a Concert on Your Lunch Break, at Heart(beats) of the City!

Wednesdays, from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., the city's best street eats come to the park, and at noon, the music begins!

See the Full Lineup!


Need an Iced Caramel Macchiato?

Stop in the on-site XXXX for food and beverages. The coffee shop is in the park's building. When your order is ready, take it outside to enjoy the summer weather!

How to Find Us

920 N. Water St., Milwaukee

(414) 289-8791


Special Thanks
to our Slice of Ice
Presenting Sponsor!


WaterStone Bank


Thanks to all of our Slice of Ice Sponsors

88Nine Radio Milwaukee logo

Gruber Law Offices

Hupy and Abraham logo


Milwaukee Parks Foundation

MKE Downtown


Saint Kate - Arts Hotel

The Ability Center



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

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