Main Park Ice Rinks


The Ice Rinks at Main Park:

Ice Rinks @ Main Park updates as of 1/22/18:

Both the Open Skating & Hockey Rinks located @ Main Park are currently CLOSED due to the warmer weather.

Conditions will updated during office hours.

Skate rental is available from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm at the Founders Community Center, 140 Oak Street. Call first to see what sizes are available at 815.469.9400.

Thank you!

Please check back for updates by visiting our Facebook page, check our website or calling the Park District office at 815-469-9400.

  • When rinks are open, skating is dawn until 9:00 pm, Monday-Saturday and until 8:00 pm on Sunday.
  • Outdoor winter recreation is subject to weather conditions. If conditions are unsafe, skating rinks will closed until they become safe again.
  • Rinks will not be cleared  during snowfall, but when snowfall stops.
  • In cases of heavy snowfall,  rinks may not be cleared.
  • Skate at your own risk.

LIGHTS – This year there will be a timer switch for the ice rink lights. To utilize the lights for the ice rinks, skaters can turn on the timer switch that is located on the shelter by the ice rink. The lights are available from 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm.




Timer Switch button is located on the Shelter by the Ice Rink.


Ice Rinks

Two ice rinks will be open at Main Park this winter for skating! (when the weather permits)

One designated for free/open skating, and the other for hockey.  The rinks will open when the ice is ready and safe (when the weather permits).

Ice Rink Days/Hours of Operation:

Monday – Saturday: 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday: 7:00 am – 8:00 pm


SKATE RENTAL – During office hours, ice skates are available for rental at the Founders Community Center, 140 Oak Street, call for availability of sizes.

Skate rentals are $5/week with a $25 refundable deposit.  You must provide a credit card or cash deposit for the skate rental.

Ice Skates: $5/pair for 1-week*

* Ice Skate sizes and quantities are limited.

Sled Hill at Commissioners Park

The Sled Hill located at Commissioners Park – 22108 S. 80th Avenue.

When it snows, grab your sled and head over to Commissioners Park. The Sled Hill will be open daily until 9:00 pm. (weather permitting)