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Welcome to Wheaton Ice Arena!

Wheaton Ice Arena is located in Wheaton Regional Park. One of two year round indoor skating facilities in Montgomery Parks. The facility offers a wide range of ice skating and ice hockey classes and camps for all ages and skill levels, as well as special events and skating exhibitions throughout the year. The facility features include:

  • NHL size Skating Rink
  • Workout Center
  • Two Party Rooms to rent
  • Snack Bar / vending machines with refreshments and snacks
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pro Shop with skates, hockey equipment, apparel, skate sharpening and repair servicesWIA Outside
  • Public skating sessions are offered throughout the week, as well as special skating sessions for experienced skaterd such as Freestyle and Dance sessions, and Stick 'n' Puck and Pickup Hockey sessions. Schedules change slightly from month to month, so please see the monthly calendars on the "Skating Schedules" page for specific information.

    News & Important Dates

    Inclement Weather Policy

    Montgomery Parks facilities follow Montgomery County Government closings (not Montgomery Country Public School closings). We'll keep you informed with up-to-date information regarding closures on this site, as well as on Facebook and Twitter.
    Sign up to receive the latest Parks Alerts as they happen through the county's Alert Montgomery system. PLEASE NOTE: If our building loses power, our phones do not work and you'll hear a busy signal.

    Fall 2015 - Winter 2016 Dates to Note
    Facility Closed
    Holiday Hours
    No Group Lessons
    Thanksgiving, November 26
    December 24: Close at 3pm
    October 29 - November 4
    Christmas Day, December 25
    December 31: Close at 3pm
    November 26-29
    January 1: Open at Noon

    Group Lesson Registration and Class Dates

    For complete descriptions of the courses offered in the current series of classes and to sign up online, visit

    November Classes:

    Registration for the Fall 2 series of Group Lessons opens Thursday, October 29. Online registration closes Tuesday, November 3. Classes run November 5-December 20. Check out the Fall 2 classes here: at

    Fall 2 Group Lessons
    Winter 1 Group  Lessons
    January Classes:

    Registration for the Winter 1 series of Group Lessons opens Monday, December 21. Online registration closes Saturday, January 2. Classes run January 4-February 14. Check out the Winter 1 classes here:


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    Special Events & Exhibitions

    Keep Your Neighbors Warm Skate

    Friday, November 20
    12:30-2:30pm & 4:45-6:15pm

    Bring your new or gently used winter clothes (coats, hats, scarves, gloves, mittens, etc.) and skate for just $3.50 (includes skate rental). Donations will go to the National Alliance on Mental Illness - Montgomery County.

      Keep Your Neighbors Warm Skate
    Black friday Sale  

    Black Friday Sale

    Click on the poster to see all the great Deals at the Pro Shop all weekend!!

    Snowflake Winter Ice Show!! Snowflake

    Saturday, January 9th, 4-6pm

    Cheer on our local skaters as they perform in our annual winter show!


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    Contact Information

    Wheaton Ice Arena
    11717 Orebaugh Avenue
    Wheaton, MD 20902
    301-649-2424 (fax)
    Map and directions
    For more contact information, visit: Contact Us

    For information on our "sister" rink, visit


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