Millennium Park - McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

November 17, 2017-March 4, 2018 (weather permitting)

Millennium Park

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Millennium Park’s McCormick Tribune Ice Rink(click on image to enlarge)

 

Now in its 17th season, the Chicago winter tradition offers lessons and special programming weekends and during the Chicago Public Schools’ winter break. Grant support for Winter Workouts ice skating lessons is provided by McDonald’s Active Lifestyles Endowment, managed by the Millennium Park Foundation.

The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink is located in Millennium Park on Michigan Avenue between Washington and Madison Street. Skating is FREE and open to the public, with skate rentals available for $12 Monday-Thursday and $14 Friday-Sunday/Holidays.

 

The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink will operate under the following hours:

  • Mondays–Thursday, noon–8pm
  • Fridays, noon–10pm (ice skating lesson at 11am)
  • Saturdays (November 18–January 6), 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • Saturdays (January 13–March 3), 10am–9pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • Sundays, 10am–9pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)

Special holiday hours:

  • Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23, 10am–4pm
  • Friday, November 24, 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • Christmas Eve, Sunday, December 24, 10am–6pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • Christmas Day, Monday, December 25, 10am–4pm
  • Tuesday, December 26 – Saturday, December 30, 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • New Year’s Eve, Sunday, December 31, 10am–8pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • New Year’s Day, Monday, January 1, 10am–10pm
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 15, 10am–8pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • Chicago Public School Improvement Day, Friday, February 2, 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
  • President’s Day, Monday, February 19,10am–8pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)

 

 Ice Resurfacing lasts approximately 10-20 minutes, depending on conditions.

 

Other Holiday Events

Caroling at Cloud Gate

Fridays: November 24, December 1, 8 & 15, 2017

Millennium Park

Bundle up and get ready to belt out some holiday classics at these festive events that are part concert, part sing-along as local Chicago choral groups lead hundreds of celebrants in song.

 

 

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Millennium Park

Millennium Park
McCormick Tribune Ice Rink
201 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601



FREE Admission

Skate rental is available for $12 Mon.-Thu. and $14 Fri.-Sun./Holidays (includes tax), we do not offer group rates

Skate sizes: Toddler 8 - Adult 13 (first come, first serve)

Lockers are available to rent for $1

Skate sharpening is available for $9

Hot chocolate and snacks are available at the Park Grill Cafe.


Millennium Park Open Daily, 6am-11pm 

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