Events

Rotary Rink at Fountain Plaza

Rotary Rink at Fountain Plaza is a free and open-to-the-public ice-skating rink in Downtown Buffalo. Rotary Rink opens, weather permitting, on Saturday, November 25th and runs through Sunday, March 18, 2018. Free ice-skating is made possible by Presenting Sponsor, Five Star Bank.

Join us for the official season opening on Saturday, December 2nd, at the Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

Regular Hours of Operation:
Tuesday through Friday: 11am-2pm & 5pm-9pm

Saturday: 11am-9pm

Sunday: 11am-6pm

Closed Mondays.

Rotary Rink is a weather dependent Rink.  If the temperature reaches 45 Degrees, please call (716) 854-RINK or (716) 856-3150 before you come Downtown to skate.  

2018 Holiday and Special Hours
December 24th: 11am-2pm 

December 25th: CLOSED

December 26th-29th: 11am-9pm

December 31st: 11am-1am (Last skate rental at 12:30am)

January 1st: 11am-9pm

January 15th: 11am-9pm

February 19th through February 23rd: 11am-9pm

PLEASE NOTE: Ice-Skate Rental is available for $2.00 for children and $3.00 for adults.

Skate Rentals END 30 MINUTES before closing time each evening.

Looking for a fun and unique place to host your upcoming party or special event?  Group rates and party packages are available. Click here to download a party package menu and reservation form!

Are you a local school looking to bring a group down to skate? Click here to download a school skate form.

All school groups (K-12) will receive free skate rentals thanks to our monthly Rotary Rink Sponsors!

Support Rotary Rink by visiting our Concession Stand. Snacks and beverages are available for purchase.

Special thank you to our Media Sponsor and Partner, The Buffalo News.