Riverscape Ice Skating

Riverscape Ice Skating

Sheltered under the covered pavilion at Riverscape, the regions largest outdoor ice rink is located in Downtown Dayton.

Event details

Address: 111 E. Monument Avenue, Dayton, OH 45402 [Map/directions]
Event has passed (Fri, Mar 01 2024)
* this page may be updated if event is repeated in the future *
Cost: Admission fee: $7 daily Ice skate rental: $3 daily Skaters ages 3 and younger are admitted free with a paying adult.

Riverscape Ice-Skating Rink in Dayton

Ice Skating at Riverscape - 2023-2024 season

The region’s largest outdoor ice skating rink opens Friday, Nov. 24, for season-long, family-friendly fun on the banks of the scenic Great Miami River in downtown Dayton.

OPENING HOURS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  PLEASE VISIT THE METROPARKS WEBSITE OR CALL THE ICE RINK AT (937) 278-2607 TO CONFIRM HOURS. ESPECIALLY DURING PERIODS OF SEVERE OR UNCOOPERATIVE WEATHER THE ICE RINK MAY NOT BE OPEN. 

Sheltered under the covered pavilion, the MetroParks Ice Rink measures 70' x 150' and sets the scene as a perfect winter wonderland in downtown Dayton.  With its appeal to both young and old, the experience of skating at the MetroParks Ice Rink is fast becoming a holiday tradition for Miami Valley families looking for something fun to do together, and with its location along the riverfront, the MetroParks Ice Rink also is a great way to experience the outdoors during cooler weather.

Special Holiday Hours

  • Opening Day (Nov 24) 11 AM – 10 PM

  • Christmas Eve 1 PM – 5 PM

  • Christmas Day CLOSED

  • New Year’s Eve 1 PM – 8 PM

  • New Year’s Day 1 PM – 5 PM

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day 11 AM – 5 PM

  • President’s Day 11 AM – 5 PM

Get out and skate on the region's largest outdoor ice rink!

Food and Beverages

While the rink is open, you can enjoy delicious treats from the concession area.

Rent the Rink

The MetroParks Ice Rink is great for school field trips, office outings, family outings, kids’ parties, club activities, church socials and more. Rink rentals are available Sunday evenings from 6-8 PM throughout the rink season.

To learn more, visit the website or call the skating office at 937-278-2607.

Photos: Riverscape Ice Skating

MetroParks Ice Rink in Downtown Dayton

MetroParks Ice Rink in Downtown Dayton
Skate along the Great Miami River to some holiday music, snag a delicious hot cocoa from the Café, and create some everlasting memories with friends and family.

Comfort Tent at Riverscape Ice Rink

Comfort Tent at Riverscape Ice Rink
The perfect spot to warm up during your visit, or to sit and relax and with a hot cocoa - or for those 21 and up

Ice Skating Lessons at Riverscape

Ice Skating Lessons at Riverscape
Take advantage of fun skating activities, such as lessons, themed skating nights and more.

Riverscape MetroPark

Riverscape Ice Skating is taking place at Riverscape MetroPark, which is located at 111 E. Monument Avenue in Dayton. Riverscape MetroPark - Activities for all ages - from concerts to community events to river rentals, to ice-skating and more. - read more

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