Where to Ice Skate in Kansas City (Skating Rinks Near You)
It’s that time of year! We’ve got your complete guide to ice rinks in KC. Grab your mittens and hats and head to one of Kansas City’s ice skating rinks for some family fun!
Whether you’re an expert skater or a beginner, these rinks offer the perfect setting for your skating and memory-making enjoyment. We’ve gathered our favorite skating rinks in Kansas City, so you can easily plan a holiday-filled day together.
Where to Go Ice Skating in Kansas City?
Please see individual links for ice skating rink hours and admission prices. Every ice skating rink offers skate rental if you don’t have skates, but availability may be limited due to cleaning procedures.
Find other winter and holiday things to do with your family:
- Sledding Hills
- Christmas Lights & Holiday Displays
- Where to See Santa
- December Events & Things to Do
Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks:
Most outdoor ice rinks are open from mid-November through the end of February or March. Be sure to check out each local rink’s times and policy for reservations and skating. Don’t miss the chance to ice skate outside!
(they actually have indoor AND outdoor rinks! Woo-hoo!)
5901 W. 135th St. Overland Park, KS
The ice rink is confirmed, but the opening date is TBA, estimated to open mid-November
Downtown Kansas City, MO
Open November 3rd, 2023 to March 10th, 2024
Opening Day is FREE
The Crown Center Ice Terrace is probably the ice arena offering the most nostalgia for Kansas City locals.
The rink is located just across from the famous Crown Center Shops at 2425 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO, offering a spectacular view of the Mayor’s Christmas Tree.
Open mid-November 2023 to February 2024
The Ice at Park Place is located just at 11565 Ash Street, just a hop and skip away from Town Center Plaza in Leawood. This outdoor rink is surrounded by specialty shops, wonderful restaurants, and holiday festivities such as Skating with Santa.
Lee’s Summit, MO
Opens November 22, 2023
Summit Ice is eastern Jackson County’s only outdoor ice rink. The 8,000 sq ft rink is conveniently located at 120 NE Chipman Road – at the corner of Chipman and Douglas, in Lee’s Summit, MO. Part of Lea Mckeighan Park, there are many more family fun opportunities including an outstanding playground and bike/skate ramps on the grounds.
There is no mention of pre-registration on the website.
Indoor Ice Skating Rinks:
These ice rinks are open year-round, so your family can enjoy skating no matter what the weather brings. Some also offer outdoor rinks next to their indoor ones, so check out the details below:
5940 N.W. Waukomis Drive Kansas City, MO 64151
Open Year Round
If you‘d rather glide across the ice indoors, Line Creek Community Center and Ice Arena is the place for you!
Located in the Northland, this rink is located within a 34,000 sq ft Community Center offering many family fun opportunities.
Open year-round and 7 days a week!
They have an OUTDOOR rink too!
19900 Johnson Dr, Shawnee, KS 66218
Indoor: Open Year-Round; Outdoor: Nov to March
There is an indoor and outdoor skating rink for you to skate with kids! The indoor ice rink is open year-round with weekly open skate times.
The outdoor ice rink is open weather permitting, open November through March each year.
19100 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64055
If you’re looking to go ice skating in Independence, Centerpoint Community Ice Rink is open year-round! It’s the smaller ice rink next to where the KC Mavericks play…
There are open skate times during the day, as well as on weekends.
We hope your family is able to go ice skating – it’s the perfect way to get in the holiday spirit! Make sure to sign up for our eNewsletter to get the latest family fun events and resources sent right to your inbox each week!
From our family to yours, iFamilyKC