Downtown Graham’s Ice Skating Rink

Downtown Graham’s Ice Skating Rink

November 27 – December 20, 2020 (weather permitting)
Session Times: sessions begin on the hour (see Operational Times)
Ages: 3 & up (figure skate sizes: 9T – 10, hockey skate sizes: 9T – 13)
Cost: skate for free (*cost for “Thursday nights”, no refunds, more information coming soon) • small cost for concessions
Location: Downtown at Alamance Arts • 213 South Main Street, Graham, NC 27253

COVID-19 modifications will be made to this year’s event, including lower capacity on the rink.

Join Graham Recreation & Parks at Downtown Graham’s Ice Skating Rink for this 3-week event held annually in November and December! This event features an outdoor synthetic ice skating rink and multiple special events. Real ice skates are used on the synthetic ice. Skate rentals are free. Wearing thick socks is recommended. Maximum of 40 participants on the ice (capacity may change pending COVID-19 and Executive Order Phase Guidelines).

Operational Hours – 45 minute sessions begin on the hour* (weather permitting)
*updated to allow time for ice rink preparations before each session

Opening Day (11/27/2020) 12:00pm – 9:00pm
Sundays 1:00pm – 8:00pm
Mondays 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Tuesdays 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Wednesdays 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Thursdays* 5:00pm – 8:00pm • More Info Coming Soon
Fridays 5:00pm – 9:00pm • Campfire Night & Theme Night
Saturdays 12:00pm – 10:00pm • Campfire Night

Inclement Weather Updates

Any changes in the schedule and/or cancellations will be posted on the Graham Recreation & Parks Facebook page.

Stay Up To Date

Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date on the special events and any inclement weather updates. Questions about the Ice Rink? Please call Brandy McCandless, Marketing Supervisor, at (336) 513-5510

Special Ice Rink Events

Campfire Nights
Every Friday & Saturday
Beginning at 5:00pm
S’mores: $1.00
The City of Graham Fire Department may even stop by for a special lesson in fire safety!

Friday Theme Nights
Friday, December 4 – College Night (support your school!)
Friday, December 11 – Ugly Christmas Sweater
Friday, December 18 – Festive Headwear Night

Downtown Graham Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 5
Begins at 10:00am

The Graham Recreation & Parks Department (GRPD) offers free private skate sessions for school, after schools, and other youth groups. Monday – Friday, November 30 – December 18. Groups can skate for 90 minutes and bring a maximum of 40 skaters (capacity may change pending COVID-19 and Executive Order Phase Guidelines). In order to fully staff the rink, we ask that you make reservations at least one week in advance of your planned visit. Groups are responsible for supervision of their participants. All participants must have parent/guardian sign a “Waiver & Release of Liability”.

Online Reservation Request
Waiver & Release of Liability Form 

Choose One 90 Minute Session:
Session 1: 10:30am – 12:00pm
Session 2: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Session 3: 2:30pm – 4:00pm