Ice Arenas

Important Safety Guidelines

Based on current capacity and social distancing guidelines:

  • Indoor Turf will be used for Recreation Programs and rentals ONLY
  • Ice is available for Open Skate and Rentals

The following facilities are available for rentals with capacity restrictions:

Ice Rentals

VMCC has two sheets of ice that can be rented on an hourly basis located at 8055 Barbara Avenue, Inver Grove Heights, 55077. Whether you are a hockey team, a private party, or other organization, renting ice is easy here!

  • View a master arena schedule  (schedules are subject to change)
  • To schedule ice time, contact Al Vandehoef at avandehoef@invergroveheights.org  or by calling (651) 450-2468 during regular business hours (M-F, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.).
  • Contact the Parks & Recreation Front Desk if calling outside normal business hours at: (651) 554-3441

Indoor Turf Rental  

The VMCC has indoor turf available for rental by the hour from early March to the middle of October located at 8055 Barbara Avenue, Inver Grove Heights, 55077 . The fee is $90 /hour for resident groups and $100/hour for non-resident groups.

  • To schedule turf time, contact Al Vandehoef at avandehoef@invergroveheights.org  or by calling (651) 450-2468 during regular business hours (M-F, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.).
  • Contact the Parks & Recreation Front Desk if calling outside normal business hours at: (651) 554-3441

Open Skate and Open Hockey

Open Skate and Open Hockey are opportunities for the public to enjoy time on the ice and practice your skill, regardless of what level you are at, and have fun!

To learn more about available times and fees, visit the Open Skate and Open Hockey page.

Learn to Skate Program

We offer year-round learn to skate lessons using the International Skating Institute (ISI) skill level system and Basic Skills from United Skate Figure Skating. This is a great opportunity for skaters of all ages to get introduced to the skill of skating and continue to develop that skill.

Learn more about the Learn to Skate program and how to sign-up.