Since its invention, ice skating has brought us countless thrilling hockey games, scores of inspiring figure-skating routines, and one unforgettable NBA season. Be like Darryl Dawkins in the ‘82–’83 season with this Groupon.
- $45 for one six-week Learn to Skate class (up to a $100 value)
For the Learn to Skate class, students meet once a week for six consecutive weeks. Each session is divided into 25 minutes of class time and 25 minutes of practice. Instructors will focus on skating fundamentals, and students will be divided into sessions for ages 6–11, 12–17, and 18 and older. During the second-to-last class, instructors will evaluate skaters and provide recommendations for how they can improve their technique.
John Lindell Ice Arena
The glassy sheet of ice inside John Lindell Ice Arena sets the stage for dramatic spins, casual glides, and furious hip checks. Their full schedule of ice-skating programs as well as open-skate sessions held most days of the week help them cater to skaters of all skill levels. First-timers can learn to balance and make graceful strides up the learning curve through the Learn to Skate program. Alternatively, more experienced skaters can enroll in the arena’s freestyle or hockey-skating programs, which can help them achieve their dream of sleeping surrounded by an army of tiny gold hockey players.