Open skating has ended for the season at Ramsey County arenas. Open skate dates, times and locations for the 2014-15 season will be posted in late summer or early ​fall.

Adult Skate/Long Blade Skating at Aldrich Arena

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A weekly open skating session specifically for adult skaters is available at Aldrich Arena in Maplewood. Skaters may use regular skates or long blades. Long blade rental is not available.

Days and Times:
  • ​Thursdays, October 31 - March 13 (no session 11/28)
    10:40 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.
Cost: $5/person
Address:1850 White Bear Avenue, Maplewood, MN 55109
Phone: (651) 748-2510

Open Skating

Open skate sessions are available at Aldrich Arena in Maplewood, Charles M. Schulz - Highland Arena in St. Paul, and Shoreview Arena in Shoreview.

Open Skating at Aldrich Arena
Days and Times:
  • ​Sundays, October 27 - March 9 (no sessions 12/22*, 12/29, 1/19)
    1:50 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
  • Thursdays, October 31 - March 13 (no session 11/28),
    1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Cost: $3/person
Skate Rental: $4/pair
Skate Sharpening: $4/pair
Address:1850 White Bear Avenue, Maplewood, MN 55109
Phone: (651) 748-2510

Open Skating at Charles M. Schulz - Highland Arena North

Days and Times: 
  • Sundays, October 6 - March 9 (no sessions 12/1, 1/5, 1/19, 2/16)
    1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays, October 2 - March 12 (no sessions 12/25, 1/1)
    7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $3/person
Skate Rental: $4/pair
Skate Sharpening: $4/pair
Address: 800 Snelling Avenue S, St. Paul, MN 55116 
Phone: (651) 695-3766

Open Skating at Shoreview Arena

Days and Times: 
  • Saturdays, October 12 - February 22 
    12:50 - 1:50 p.m.
Cost: $3/person
Skate rental and sharpening not available.
Address: 877 Highway 96, Shoreview, MN 55112
Phone: (651) 766-4000

Hockey and Skating Lessons

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Hockey and skating lessons offered at Charles M. Schulz-Highland Arena. For schedules and registration information, go to ProEdge Power. Click here to view or print ​the 2013 Learn to Skate program brochure.​
St. Paul Figure Skating Club
The St. Paul Figure Skating Club offers figure skating lessons at Pleasant Arena (directions), 848 Pleasant Avenue, St. Paul, MN. For information about the St. Paul Figure Skating Club and its programs, contact Lexie Kastner, Executive Director, St. Paul Figure Skating Club, at 612-804-0328.
The Maplewood Figure Skating Club
The Maplewood Figure Skating Club skates at Aldrich Arena. For more information on their club, go to
Neighborhood Hockey Associations
Area (neighborhood) youth hockey and speed skating associations provide programs for youth ages five through high school.  For more information about the neighborhood youth hockey association nearest you, contact Minnesota Hockey.

Contact Us

2015 North Van Dyke Street
Maplewood, MN 55109-3796
Phone: 651-748-2500
Fax:  651-748-2508