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Skate Free In Downtown Denver At Southwest Ice Rink

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The Southwest Skyline Park Skating Rink (credit: CBS)

The Southwest Skyline Park Skating Rink (credit: CBS)

DENVER (CBS4)- Skaters can grab their skates and head to Skyline Park in downtown Denver and hit the ice for free.

Southwest Ice Rink is open in Skyline Park at 16th and Arapahoe and is free to skaters who bring their own skates.

Those who need to rent equipment can rent skates for just $2. This is the third year the ice rink will offer free skating.

The ice rink is more than just frozen water, there is also a stage for DJs and live music.

  • Friday night: DJ’s
  • Saturday morning: Learn to Skate
  • Saturday night: live music
  • Sunday afternoon: family entertainment

The rink also encourages everyone to sign up for broom ball leagues which begin in January 2013.

In January of this year, 24 teams participated. The league fees benefit the Volunteers of America as do skate rentals.

Southwest Ice Rink is open through Feb. 14, 2013.

November 23rd-December 22nd

    • Monday-Thursday: 11 am-9 pm
    • Friday-Saturday: 10 am-11 pm
    • Sunday: 10 am-9 pm

December 23rd-January 5th

  • Sunday-Thursday: 10 am-10 pm*
  • Friday-Saturday: 10 am-11 pm
  • *Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 10 am-7 pm

January 6th-February 14th

  • Monday-Thursday: 12 pm-7 pm*
  • Friday-Saturday: 10 am-11 pm
  • Sunday: 10 am-8 pm
  • *Martin Luther King Jr. Day: 10 am-7pm
  • *Valentine’s Day-Closing Day: 10 am-10 pm

Learn to Skate-FREE Lessons for all ages

  • Saturdays: 8 am-10 am
  • Wednesdays: 11 am-12 pm
  • December 23rd-January 5th
  • Monday-Friday: 9 am-10 am
  • Saturdays: 8 am-10 am
  • No learn to skate on December 25th or January 1st

LINK: downtowndenver.com

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