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|
Ice Skating Punch Passes (valid at Buhr & Veterans ice arenas); Expires April 29, 2023, non-refundable
Youth/Senior $40 $115
Adult $50 $128
Sticks and Pucks
Monday-Friday 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Sticks and Pucks at Buhr Park is a public session open to all ages and all skill levels. This unstructured ice time provides an opportunity for hockey players to focus on individual skill development. Sessions are limited to 40 skaters to maintain a safe environment for everyone on the ice. Parents are
welcome to join their child on the ice.
• Skates, sticks and helmets required for anyone on the ice, USA Hockey’s full equipment guidelines recommended
• All pucks provided by the ice rink must be returned to the front desk at the conclusion of each session
• No goalies allowed during this time
• No “pick-up” games allowed
• No checking, rough housing or slapshots
• Skate trainers are not allowed for use during this time
Sticks & Pucks Prices
|Youth (17 & under)||$7|
|Senior (60 & older)||$7|
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 Sarah Stewart, [email protected]
The outdoor pool is now closed for the season and will re-open Memorial Day weekend, 2023.
Veterans Memorial Park
For more information about the park including amenities, parking, and so much more, please visit
Veterans Memorial Park.