No matter what the temperature is in Florida, you can always find a place to lace up skates and hit the ice. Orlando ice skating rinks are open year-round, and during the holiday season, UCF has it’s own frozen experience during the annual Light Up UCF event.
Bundle up for a fun and inexpensive activity. Ice skating with skate rentals costs around $10 to $15 per person.
ICE SKATING IN ORLANDO
Glide along the ice as a DJ spins classic holiday hits at Light Up UCF. The annual holiday festival also has complimentary fun for all ages including a holiday light show and FREE film festival on select Friday and Saturday nights featuring classics like “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “Elf.” On select nights, Santa will make a special appearance.
- $12 general admission
- $5 skating for UCF students, Monday – Thursday, $10 on weekends
- $9 for Military
The family-friendly ice rink is open for public skating seven days a week. Check the schedule for public ice skating times.
- $12.50 for general skate admission and it includes skate rental
- Friday and Saturday nights are $15.50
Oh What Fun! Lake Nona Holiday Festival
November 29 through January 5
Lake Nona Town Center, Orlando
- FREE parking and entry to event with ice skating, carolers, holiday music, holiday movies, Santa and more.
- $15 skate rentals.
- Hours: Thursday 4pm-10pm, Friday-Saturday, 11am-10pm and Sundays 11am-9pm,
Just south of Orlando, this rink offers public skating during select times every day of the week.
- General admission is $12. Standard skate rentals $2.
- For the best deal, skate on Tuesday night for $8 admission that includes a skate rental.
Daytona Ice Arena
Ice skating…at the beach! Daytona is just a short drive from Orlando. Enjoy skating in your warm jacket, and then visit the beach in your flip flops. Public ice skate hours at Daytona Ice Arena are available every day during select times.
- General admission $7.50.
Know before you go:
- Bundle up. It’s cold in the rink!
- Skating is recommended for ages 3 and up.
- Check each location for public skate times.