VETERANS MEMORIAL INDOOR ARENA IS
NOW OPEN FOR THE 2013 - 2014 SEASON
NO PUBLIC SKATE DECEMBER 7th
Welcome to Veterans Memorial Park Sports Complex. Our location features an NHL regulation-size rink (85’ x 200’) with spectator seating for 800. We also offer complete snack bar services and vending machines are available in the main lobby, along with coin-operated lockers and storage units.
Providing Ann Arbor its original adult hockey leagues for over 40 years. We also offer instructional skating lessons and beginner hockey for all skill levels. To learn more and to register click this link to use our online system.
A standard line of hockey and skating accessories are available in the Pro Shop. Four hockey team rooms are provided. The arena is available for ice rental until May. Be sure to check out our special events page for themed skates throughout the year.Upcoming Speical Events
Frosty on Ice Skate (all ages)
Dec. 15, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Skate with Frosty. General admission. Free candy canes, meet/greet and pictures with Frosty.
Tuesdays, Dec. 24 and 31, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (all ages). General admission. Come and go as you wish for just one price. All ages.
No School Days/Vacations
During the Ann Arbor Public Schools winter/spring vacations and other days that school is not in session, public skating is offered Monday to Friday,
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Holiday Vacation Skating
Public skating offered during the Ann Arbor Public School holidays:
Nov. 27 – 11:10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 29 – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Dec. 23 – 11:10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 24 – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dec. 26 – 11 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Dec. 27 – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Dec. 30 – 11:10 to 1 p.m. Dec. 31 – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Jan. 2 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 3 – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Skating fees for residents:
Adults $5; Youth/Senior $4; skate rental $3
Skating fees for nonresidents:
Adults $6; Youth/Senior $5; skate rental $3
The Ann Arbor Amateur Hockey Association offers boys and girls house and travel programs and play at Veterans Ice Arena as well as other rinks in and around Ann Arbor. Check out AAAHA by visiting their website www.aaaha.org. Learning to skate properly is the key to being a good hockey player. The City of Ann Arbor has a wonderful instructional skating program. Register online by clicking on the link below.
Rent the ice! Available Ice Times
We have the following dates/times available if you're interested in purchasing ice:
Dec 14: 2:40 to 4:30 p.m.
Dec 19: 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Dec 21: 2:40 to 5:50 p.m.
Dec 23: 1:20 to 5:30 p.m.
Dec 26: 4:40 to 7:50 p.m.
Dec 27: 2:40 to 5:50 p.m. and 6:30 to 7:40 p.m.
Dec 28: 9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. and 2:40 to 7:20 p.m.
Dec 30: 1:20 to 5:20 p.m.
Past Masters Drop-In Hockey
For players 55 years or older
Mondays 10 - 11 a.m. and Thursdays 2:10-3:10 p.m.
$10 per visit/$273 season pass. Goaltenders are free.
Click here for the city calendar to view
the holiday marathon open skating schedule.
Public Skating Schedule
Public Skate 11 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Public Skate 1-2:30 p.m.
11:10 a.m.-1:10 p.m.
11:10 a.m.- 1:10 p.m.
11:10 a.m.-1:10 p.m.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.