Isn't that the way it always goes?  Suddenly, you are the "activities director" and have to come up with stuff to do that is affordable for your family, but fun.  The City of Duluth has you covered with free open skating at the Heritage Sports Center.


Everyone regardless of age is invited to enjoy making memories with fun activities thanks to the City of Duluth Parks and Recreation department.  You'll want to keep this list of dates handy to take advantage of all the free skating opportunities that await your family.

The Heritage Sports Center is located at 120 South 30th Ave West and will have free open skating available on various dates from now until April 8, 2016.  There are limited skates available for rental, it would be best to bring your own.

OPEN SKATING: will be available at the following times:

Every Wednesday that school is in session, September 16-June 1, 6:30-8:00

MEA School Release Days: October 15 &16, 2:00-4:00

Special Skating Parties: (6:30-8:00)

Boo Bash:  October 28

Gobbler Glide:  November 18

Skate with Santa:  December 16th

Skate for your Heart:  February 10

Holiday Break:

  • Monday, December 28, 10:00-12:00
  • Tuesday, December 29, 10:00-12:00
  • Thursday, December 31, 2:00-4:00

Semester Break:  Friday, January 22, 2:00-4:00

Mid-Winter Break:  February 15-19, 2:00-4:00

Spring Break:  April 4-8, 2:00-4:00