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

Slice of Ice Transformed for Roller Skating This Summer!

Whether you're ice skating in winter or roller skating in summer, skating on the rink is FREE when you bring your own skates!

  • Red Arrow Park in Summer
  •    . . . and in Winter

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!

Red Arrow Park Starbucks - people enjoying refreshments at a concert

Need an Iced Caramel Macchiato?

Stop in the on-site Starbucks 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!

Regular Hours

Sun. - Thu. 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Fri. - Sat. 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.


Holiday Hours

Dec. 24 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec. 25 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Dec. 26 – 31 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Jan.1 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Jan. 2 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

February/March Hours


11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Rentals* begin at 11 a.m.

Monday - Thursday

11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Rentals* begin at 2 p.m.


11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Rentals* begin at 2 p.m.


11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Rentals* begin at 11 a.m.

* Skate, skater aide, and ice sled rental

Skate Rentals

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

Fee, based on age, for a single visit

18+, $10 per person
17 & under, $8 per person

Skate Sharpening

$6 per pair of skates



Skater Aide Rental

Get a little support from a Skater Helper! Rent a skating aide for only $1. 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.

Warming House

Step inside to warm up by the fireplace or grab a hot chocolate or coffee from the on-site Starbucks.

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 $4 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 7 Days a Week, Through Season Close

 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.



Events at Slice of Ice

New Year's Eve, Dec. 31

Celebrate on the ice. We're open until 1 a.m.

How to Find Us

920 N. Water St., Milwaukee

(414) 289-8791


Special Thanks
to our Summer Roller Skating
Presenting Sponsor!

MKE Downtown



Special Thanks
to our Slice of Ice
Presenting Sponsor!


WaterStone Bank


Thanks to all of our Slice of Ice Sponsors

    Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin, Brown

Gruber Law Offices


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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