Where to Find the Best Ice Skating Rinks in Austin
It rarely snows in Austin but that doesn’t mean Austinites can’t have some traditional winter fun! If you’ve already bought your Christmas tree and saw holiday lights, next on your list should be finding some local ice skating rinks! Realty Austin compiled the perfect list for you, so grab a jacket and get ready for some winter adventures!
The Whole Foods on Lamar is the most well-known ice skating rink in Austin and is open from November to January. Bask in Austin downtown views, host a holiday party, or simply rent skates for the night. You can’t go wrong with this convenient little getaway right int he center of Austin!
A perfect spot for the hockey fanatic, The Pond Hockey Club is a 10,000 square foot ice skating facility. Enjoy a game of broomball, skating, shooting and passing, don’t forget to bring a helmet for safety.
A family-owned public skating business, Chaparral Ice, promotes a fun and safe environment for birthday parties, group skating, and adult hockey leagues. Also, they put on a show called A Hollywood Christmas with figure skaters performing holiday classics.
Annual Holiday Lights & Ice at the Omni Barton Creek Resort and Spa is back for its’ 6th year. Scenic Hill Country views can be seen from this indoor skating rink with ornament and gingerbread cookie decorating, hot beverages, and festive activities for all ages.
Every first weekend of December, Sights & Sounds of Christmas hosts a carnival along the San Marcos River. They offer an outside ice skating rink, food court, live performances, arts & crafts, and much more for the whole family! Come out and see the beautiful display and enjoy all that the lovely San Marcos has to offer it’s visitors.
Adventures in the Lost Pines are now on ice! From November 21 to January 4, visitors can glide among the loblollies at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa’s holiday ice skating rink. Come share memorable holiday moments with us daily from 10a.m to 8 p.m., and have an experience that’s heartwarming in more ways than one: a portion of each ticket sale will be donated to the Bastrop County Family Crisis Center.
Meaning “ice rink” in German, Eisbahn is an outdoor public skating rink located in downtown Fredericksburg. With traditional, upbeat Christmas tunes and a concession stand selling pizza, candy, and hot chocolate, Fredericksburg is the place to be if you want something to entertain the family. Shopping, good eats, wineries, it’s all here!
Over 77,000 square feet, Ice & Golf Center at Northwoods has an indoor ice skating rink, indoor turf field and mezzanine that overlooks the ice and turf. If that wasn’t enough, they have an arcade, miniature golf course, concession stand, and sports bar. Bring the whole family out for a day of activities the entire family can enjoy.
Kiddie Park, one of San Antonio’s most treasured landmarks, is the perfect way for children and adults to enjoy a nostalgic day of old-fashioned fun.While modern updates have been made, the park has preserved it’s 1920’s style by maintaining all of the original rides. From carnival rides, arcade games, pony rides and an outdoor skating rink, how can you not love this place!
Map of Local Ice Skating Rinks
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