Buhr Park Outdoor Ice Arena
Buhr Outdoor Ice arena is open Nov.9 to March 30, 2014.The rink has a cooled subfloor that allows us to maintain ice even when it is over 50 degrees outside! Activities at Buhr Park Ice Arena include public ice skating, drop-in hockey and rental hours. The facility has a heated lobby, vending, restrooms and four separate locker rooms for hockey. Skate rentals available (we meet ADA requirements).
Public Skating Fees
|Youth (17 & under) |
|Senior (60+) |
|Skate rental |
Skate sharpening available: Immediate service, $6; overnight,$5.
Group Discounts available for groups of 20+, call for details and reservations.
(valid at Buhr Park and Veterans Memorial Ice Arena)
| Adult 10 visits|
|Adult 30 visits|
| Youth/Senior 10 visits|
| Youth/Senior 30 visits|
Public Skating Schedule
| Sunday|| 3:15 – 5:30 p.m.|| |
| Tuesday||7:45 – 8:45 p.m. (half price and Broom Ball)|| |
| Wednesday||4:45 - 5:45 p.m. (half price and Broom Ball)|| 7:15 – 8:45 p.m.|
| Thursday|| 7:15 - 8:45 p.m.|
| Friday|| 7:15 – 8:45 p.m.|
| Saturday|| 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.|| 7:15 – 8:45 p.m.|
Buhr Blitz Day
Saturday, Jan. 25 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. General admission rates apply. Join us for an afternoon of special games, contests, and prizes. Daily admission rates apply.
School Break Skating
Additional public skating sessions will be held the following days from 12 - 2 p.m. Nov. 27, 29; Dec. 23, 24, 26, 31; Jan. 2, 3, 20, 27, 28; Feb. 17 to 21; March 10.
Click here for the city calendar to view the special holiday open skating schedule.
Funky Frosty Fridays
The first Friday of each month during general skate from 7:15 to 8:45 p.m. Skate to themed music & dress up to win prizes for the best costume!
Dec 6: Disco Skate
Bring out those bell bottoms and skate to the music of the 70's.
Jan 3: Rockabilly Night
Rock around the clock to the early sounds of rock-n-roll.
Feb 7: Hoedown Skate
Bring your cowboy hats and skate to country-western originals.
March 7: Rock the 80's Skate
Rock the 80's spandex and skate to big hair bands and monster ballads.
Drop In Hockey and Sticks & Pucks
| 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. (Drop In Women Only)|
| Tuesday||3:30 - 4:30 p.m. (Sticks and Pucks All Ages)|
9:00 - 10:00 p.m. ( Drop In Men Only)
| Wednesday||3:30 - 4:30 p.m. (Drop In All Ages)|
| Thursday||9:00 - 10:00 p.m. (Drop In All Ages)|
|Friday||Ringette 4:30 - 5:45 p.m.|||
1:15 - 2:15 p.m. ( Drop In All Ages)
Hockey Pass Cards (10 admissions)
*With purchase of pass the 11th visit is free. The pass card for Buhr Ice Rink is only good at Buhr Park. The passes are good for Sticks & Pucks and Drop-In Hockey. Passes are not good for general skate.
Hourly Facility Rental
Great for hockey teams and weekly group skates.
Primetime Rental: Resident $165 / Non-Resident $220
Non-primetime Rental: Resident $120 / Non-Resident $150
*Saturdays, Sundays and after 3 p.m. Monday to Friday are considered prime time days. Ann Arbor Public School breaks after noon are considered prime time.
One Time Rentals
Great for birthday parties and group functions.
Primetime Rental: Resident $180 / Non-Resident $220
Non-primetime Rental: Resident $145 / Non-Resident $180