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.
Choose from Three Options
- $18 for an ice-skating outing for two plus a $10 voucher for food (up to a $36 value)
- $33 for an ice-skating outing for four plus a $15 voucher for food (up to a $67 value)
- $65 for six, seven, or eight weeks of beginner ice skating lessons with skate rental included (up to a $131.27 value)
Duos and foursomes take to the smooth, glistening ice at Kent Valley Ice Centre during public skating hours, practicing spins and lutzes before refueling at the On the Edge Cafe & Bar. There, they can peruse the menu, which includes a personal pan pizza ($4.99), a club-style BLT ($10.49), or a basket of beer-battered onion rings ($10.99). The café is open Tuesday from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday from 3:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
During 30-minute classes, approximately 15 fledgling ice skaters learn proper skating techniques, how to build strength and coordination, and methods for improving their balance. Students can use their new skills for a variety of purposes, whether they want to pursue a career in figure skating or hockey or simply find a new workout routine. Choose from weekly classes on Tuesdays or Saturdays and receive free admission to the public skating session after each class.
Kent Valley Ice Centre
Despite its wintery moniker, Kent Valley Ice Centre doesn’t just thrive in the colder months. The public ice-skating site and home of the Kent Valley Hockey Association also teams with warm-weather activities, housing miniature golf and batting cages on its sprawling facilities. In addition, the family-friendly sports emporium invites guests to a full-service café and bar and a pro shop where visitors can purchase hockey equipment and ice-skating gear.