Outdoor Ice Skating

Erb rinkGeneral Ice Skating Information

From approximately December 23 to February 18, weather permitting, Appleton Parks and Recreation will provide outdoor ice skating rinks at the following five parks: Appleton Memorial, Colony Oaks, Erb, Highview and Pierce. Each location is free of charge. To check the most recent rink conditions during this time, visit our Appleton Parks and Recreation Facebook page!

Please note: For the safety of all, hockey is only permitted on the AFIC Outdoor Rink at designated times and the Pierce Park hockey rink. All other ice rinks are for recreational skating only.

Appleton Memorial Park: Appleton Parks and Recreation will maintain the outdoor ice rink at the Appleton Family Ice Center (AFIC): 1717 E Witzke Boulevard.

Park Hours: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Open Recreation Skate - Saturdays from 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Open Hockey during day hours (no lights) except during open recreation skate hours.
Amenities available: restrooms, warming area, concessions, first aid and $3 skate rentals.

Colony Oaks Park: 801 N. Briarcliff Drive.
Park Hours: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Erb Park: 1800 N. Morrison Street
Park Hours: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Open Recreation Skate under the lights: Monday-Friday 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Open Recreation Skate: Saturday and Sunday 12:00-6:00p.m.
Amenities available: indoor restrooms, concessions, and warming area

Highview Park: 100 W. Wayfarer Lane.
Park hours: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Jones Park: This facility is closed due to the construction of the Fox Cities Exhibition Center.

Pierce Park: 1035 W Prospect Avenue.
Park hours: 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Two rinks will be available; a recreation skating rink under the pavilion and the hockey rink next to the pavilion. The hockey rink will have lights, boards and nets.
Amenities available: restrooms, warming area and small concessions.




Department Contact:
Phone: (920) 832-5905
Fax: (920) 993-3103

Mailing Address:

100 N. Appleton St.

Appleton, WI 54911




Office: Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


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