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Central Park Ice Skating Loop Opens for 2017-18 Season

Dec 05, 2017 10:08PM ● Published by Wendy Erlien

File photo: Central Park Ice Skating Loop

The Central Park Ice Skating Loop has opened for the 2017-18 season, according to the city of Maple Grove website. 

Central Park is located at 12000 Central Park Way. 

Ice skating is free, although skate rental is available for adults and children. The loop extends approximately 800 feet around – approximately six laps make up a mile. The loop is "designed for leisure skating (no hockey sticks or pucks)," according to the city.   

A concession stand is available with hot chocolate and other items. 

Hours are: 

Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., skaters can use the lobby or outside benches to change skates. Restrooms are. From 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. skate rentals are available and the Phenow Pavilion and restrooms are open. 

Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., skate rentals are available and the Phenow Pavilion and restrooms are open. 

Skate rental (from size eight child to adult size 13) is $6. 

Holiday hours vary. For weather related announcements, call 763-494-5959.

Other outdoor rinks around the city have not yet opened, according to the city. 


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