Ice Arena

Richfield Ice Arena
636 East 66th Street, Richfield       612-861-9350
For up-to-date information about open sessions (skating, hockey, stick and puck), view the Arena's live calendars (see links at left).

Ice Rental
For information about renting ice time at the Richfield Ice Arena, email us. See Arena specifications below.

Drop-In Skating
Open Skating
Monday through Thu: 12:00-1:30 pm

Occasionally open skating sessions may be cancelled because of special events or scheduling conflicts.  Hours are subject to change. Check the online open skating schedule.
Single Admission: $5
10-Admission Ticket: $45
20-Admission Ticket: $75
Skate Rental: $3
Skate Sharpening: $6 (10-pack: $48)

Adult Open Hockey (18 and older)
Tuesday & Thursday, 12:00–1:30 pm
Occasionally open hockey sessions may be cancelled because of special events or scheduling conflicts.  Hours are subject to change. Check the online stick and puck schedule.
Admission: $7
10 Admission Ticket: $56

Stick and Puck Sessions
Monday and Wednesday, 12:00-1:00 pm
Hours are subject to change. Check the online stick and puck schedule
Admission: $5
10 Admission Ticket: $45

For news about leagues, lessons, and events, visit the Richfield Curling Club web page.
The Minnesota Whitecaps are a professional women's ice hockey team based at the Richfield Ice Arena. Established in 2004, the Whitecaps are a member of the Premier Hockey Federation. Stay tuned for more information and visit their website at

Richfield Skate School
Richfield Ice Arena offers skate lessons for ages 3 to adult. Seasons are usually typically eight weeks of 30-minute lessons on Saturday mornings. Helmets, gloves,  and jackets recommended for ages 7 and younger. Discounted skate rental offered. For more information about the current session, visit our online registration page, click Activities, and search "skating").

Little Spartan Hockey Camp
Back for a second year....Little Spartans Hockey Camp at the Richfield Ice Arena! This camp is for boys and girls (birth years: 2012 through 2018) to work on skating and stick-handling fundamentals. The camp runs for 15 weeks on Saturdays at 10:45 am from November 5 through February 25 (no class 11/26 or 12/24). Kids spend 30 minutes on skills development and 30 minutes scrimmaging. The cost is $130. For more info, including equipment list, see flyer here.  Registration is open at

Adult Hockey
The Richfield Ice Arena is home to the Adult Hockey Association.  Visit their site at

Live Schedules
See links in the navigation bar at left.


About the Richfield Ice Arena

The Richfield Ice Arena built in 1971, has a rich regional history of serving the metro area and hosting world-class talent.  The Arena has two regulation sheets of ice, open year-round.  The arena is located five minutes from the Mall of America in Veterans Memorial Park. The park includes an outdoor pool with water slides and a zero-entry wading pool with a water playfeature, an outdoor miniature golf course, picnic shelter, large handicap accessible play feature, walking and roller blade paths.
The Arena offers skating lessons, skate rental, open skating and open hockey.  The Arena is the home rink for Richfield High School and Holy Angels High School.  The Richfield Hockey Association coordinates the youth hockey program.

Technical Information

Rink one:
  • Dimensions: 200' x 85'
  • 1300 seats + 500 standing capacity
  • Sand base, direct refrigeration
  • Zamboni resurfacer (battery)
Rink Two:
  • Dimensions: 200' x 85'
  • 200 seats + 100 standing capacity
  • Concrete base, direct refrigeration
  • Zamboni resurfacer (battery)

ShowImageFacility Accessibility Notes
  • Parking includes 6 handicapped parking spaces closest to the event entrance
  • Lot includes paved entrance with a curb cut-out
  • Paved sidewalks to the building to all entrances
  • Automatic door openers at main entrance
  • ADA-compliant restrooms and drinking fountain found on Rink 1 and 2
  • Reserved seating available on Rink 1 and 2