Skate the Plaza @ Deep River Waterpark this winter!

To all that skated with us this season...THANKS!
We are now closed for skating...see you 5/27

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Thanks to refrigeration under the Ice Plaza, this winter you'll be able to skate Deep River Waterpark starting Friday, November 26, 2021 -  through Sunday January 30, 2022 permitting of course.

After that date Mayor Byrdovich will cease allowing ice skating on his plaza and give orders to start getting ready to open the waterpark on May 26th, 2022...for another totally SPLASHtastic season!


REVISED Open Skating Hours of operation: 

November 26 - January 30

Thursdays: 4pm - 8pm

Fridays: 4pm - 8pm 

Saturdays: Noon - 8pm

Sundays and Holiday: Noon - 8:00pm

Closed Monday - Wednesday, except during Holiday/School break periods
Closed Christmas Eve Day/Eve & Christmas Day

What will be open?

14,500 square foot ice plaza, indoor food & beverage locations, heated indoor bathrooms, 

U.S. 30 Surf Shop, Group Sales & Season Pass offices.
Plus, Plaza will be decorated with festive seasonal lighting.


Some more rules...

Food, beverage and coolers are not allowed in the park. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted anywhere on Park Department property. 

Hockey games and hockey sticks are not permitted.
All people on ice must have skates on.


US 30 Surf Shop is loaded with unique gifts and stocking stuffers for the Holidays! 

Stop in and check out all of the great deals! 

Not just your summer shop...we’re goin’ year-round!


Skate Sharpening

Skate sharpening is available at certain times, depending on staff.

Please call ahead to find out availability 219-947-7850.

The cost is $5.00 per pair.

Skate Helpers
We have 12 Skate Helpers that are available for rent, for $5.

Skate Rentals

Rental Skates are available from sizes 9J to 14. Prices listed below...

All Admissions + Skate Rentals and Skate Helpers are purchased at the rink


[1]- Groups are considered 10 or more paid with advance reservations
[2]- Passholder rates are valid for 2021 Deep River waterpark season passholders until 12/31/21...and for 2022 season passholders 1/1/22-1/30/22 & for skating Fall 2022


Discount Group Rates

Please check rate schedule above..advance group reservations are required.
Reservations can be made or questions asked by clicking this LINK

Click this link for the group catering menu...LINK
Must be reserved 
at least 1 week before your outing


Private Rink Rentals are GREAT for schools, FUNdraising 

events, youth groups, team bulding, parties, the list never ends!


Time slots available:

Mon.-Wed.: 9am-8pm

Thurs. & Fri.: 9am-3:30pmpm

Sat./Sun./Holidays: 9am-11:30am

• Up to 200 people maximum

• $7.00 per person for 2 hours ($250.00 minimum) Includes complimentary skate rental.

• Deposit Policy: $250.00 required with reservation, remainder due at time of outing unless billing arrangements have been made.

Catering available...please ask.

For reservations and questions, please complete this form... LINK