McCormick Tribune Plaza and Ice Rink

Central Chicago

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In a Nutshell

Spin around a rink in the middle of Millennium Park, open daily through mid-March; skates from toddler size 8 through men's size 13

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Mar 10, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Subject to availability and weather conditions. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

People who love winter go ice skating to enjoy the brisk air, whereas those who hate winter do it because it's a great way to get revenge on ice. Take in some fresh air with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $10 for ice-skate rental for two (a $20 value)
  • $19 for ice-skate rental for four (a $40 value)
  • $28 for ice-skate rental for six (a $60 value)

Skates are available in sizes ranging from a toddler 8 to an adult 13. Rink admission is free, and locker rental is available for $1. See the hours for skating here.

McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

For more than a decade, the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink has cultivated an open-air expanse of ice between the skyscrapers of Michigan Avenue and the twinkling walkways of Millennium Park. Open seven days a week, the rink generally stays frozen from mid-November until mid-March with the help of a high-tech refrigeration system. Admission is free, allowing those with their own skates to hit the ice without delay, and rentals let visitors lace up within minutes. After taking off their skates, guests can practice learning how to walk on land again by ambling across the plaza to the Park Café for hot chocolate and snacks.

Customer Reviews

Lots of people there but the skate rental/return people were efficient and pleasant.
Nancy D. · March 11, 2013
Great rink right in the heart of Millenium Park. Didn't even know about it until the Groupon promotion. Will definitely be back next year!
Clay M. · March 11, 2013
Staff did a good job.
Frank S. · March 11, 2013

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