While it may seem like a contradiction, ice skating by the beach is quite natural in San Diego. A local favorite holiday pass time, from November through January, ice skating rinks are set up throughout the destination so you can enjoy San Diego’s legendary sunshine on ice! For the rest of the year, indoor ice skating rinks can also be found throughout the region offering some cool fun during the warm summer days.
The Salvation Army’s Kroc Center Ice Arena is the only ice arena centrally located in the heart of San Diego! A year round, NHL regulation sized ice surface, Kroc Center Ice offers public ice skating sessions, learn to skate classes, learn to play hockey classes, drop in hockey, youth in-house hockey, and adult hockey leagues.
Don't miss this unique Southern California experience - outdoor ice-skating overlooking the Pacific Ocean! Each winter since 2005, the oceanfront Windsor Lawn is transformed into a spectacular ice rink with skating sessions offered daily. A portion of the skating proceeds benefits the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of San Diego.
Want to experience ice skating in the heart of America's Finest City all while benefiting a great cause? Come to Horton Plaza and join in a benefit for the Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. Skating runs from mid-November to early January. Season passes are available.
The largest outdoor skating rink in Southern California is at Viejas Outlets from early November to early January.
Come glide with us at Poway Community Park on an outdoor skating rink! Price of admission includes 30-minute session plus skate rental or you can bring your own ice skates.