Public Skating at Fifth Third Arena - offered almost every day!

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There are no reservations or presale tickets for public skate sessions.  All admissions will be on a first come first serve basis

A Groupon does not equate to a presale admission to public skate.  Groupon holders are also subject to "first come first serve" capacity limits. 



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Get A Punch Pass

Save money by purchasing a punch pass. Get your pass in person at Fifth Third Arena or online by clicking below. Pass holders will be issued a personalized membership card to track their visits. Punch passes offered:

  • 10 public skates - $80.00
  • 10 skate rentals - $30.00
  • 10 skate sharpenings - $75.00
  • 10 Rat Hockey/Stick & Puck visits - $95.00

Punch passes save customers more than 20% and make great gifts for skaters and Blackhawks fans!




Public Skate Pricing

  • Daily Admission - $12
  • Skate Rental - $5
  • Skate Admission Punch Pass (10 visits) - $80
  • Rental Skate Punch Pass (10 rentals) - $30
  • Skate Helpers - $5

General Rules & Information

  • Public skate is for all ages and skaters of all skill levels. It is important to be vigilant and safe when participating in a public skate.
  • All public skaters must pay admission, have a wristband and be wearing skates before going on the ice. 
  • It is recommended that any new or novice skaters wear a hockey or bicycle helmet, knee pads and elbow pads to ensure a safe and fun experience.
  • Non-skaters are not required to pay an admission fee.


public skate rules

Indoor Ice Skating Rink with Skaters