1-2:30 p.m. (temporarily extended to 3:00 p.m.)
Tuesday & Friday
11 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.
1:10 - 2:30 p.m.
11a.m. - 1:10 p.m.
11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
* Schedule subject to change
Public Skate Prices
|Youth (17 & under)||$5|
|Senior (60 & older)||$5|
Halloween Skate; Saturday, October 29, 1 - 2:30 p.m. Skate to the spooky sounds of Halloween and wear your best costume. Contest for best youth and adult costume will be held at 2 p.m. Prizes give for each. Regular admission rates apply.
Ice Skating Punch Passes (valid at Buhr & Veterans ice arenas); Expires April 29, 2023, non-refundable
Youth/Senior $40 $115
Adult $50 $128
Ice Skating Lessons
The Ann Arbor Parks and Recreation Services Instructional Skating Program is an official participant of the Learn to Skate USA Program sponsored by the US Figure Skating Association. We're offering instruction from the Snowplow Sam, Basic Skills, Freestyle and Adult courses.
Registration begins August 22.
Skating Lesson Page
Skates, Apparel, Helmets
Figure skates are recommended for beginners, however a good pair of hockey skates is acceptable. Skates are available for use during class at no additional charge and we recommend trryong ours before buying your own. Layering, snowpants and gloves are recommended. Helmets are required for all beginner/intermediate students (for your safety, no exceptions please). Helmets will be available, you may also provide your own.
Veterans Memorial Park is offering competitive level hockey and recreational, draft hockey for the 2021-22 season. More information can be found on our
Adult Hockey Page
Past Masters Drop-in Hockey
Drop-in hockey for players ages 55+. Full equipment is required. Skaters are $10 and goalies are free.
Thursday; 9:30 - 10:50 a.m.
Want to have your birthday party at the rink with all your friends? We are now hosting parties during our Saturday and Sunday public skates; 1 - 2:30 p.m. You get the party room from 12:30 - 3:00 p.m. that you can bring in whatever food and drink that you like. We have refrigerator and freezer storage capabilities as well. Cost: $100 (paid at reservation); $6 for each skater, skates included (counted and collected the day of). Book online or call the rink at 734.794.6235
The Veterans Memorial Park meeting room is available to rent year-round. The room is approximately 718 square feet with a small refrigerator, 65” TV,
speakers, connections for laptops, video and other portable devices. The room room features eight tables (6 feet x 2.5 feet) and 50 chairs. Fees are $40/per hour, resident; and $50/per hour, nonresident (one hour minimum rental). Please email Bill Meeks, [email protected]
Outdoor PoolThe outdoor pool is now closed for the season and will re-open Memorial Day weekend, 2023.
Our facilities COVID-19 Point of Contact is Bill Meeks. Please contact him at [email protected] or 734.794.6235 regarding questions or concerns with COVID-19 related issues. We will continue to update our COVID-related webpage with new information. Staff will review any new orders or recommendation and adjust process if possible.
Veterans Memorial Park
For more information about the park including amenities, parking, and so much more, please visit
Veterans Memorial Park.