It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Milwaukee, and despite the cold weather, Milwaukeeans love playing outdoors at Slice of Ice skating rink in their city. As the largest ice skating rink in Milwaukee, Slice of Ice is the perfect spot for a lunch break skate, birthday celebration, a date, or an extravaganza with your friends and family. If you’re curious to know more, read on to learn why locals and visitors all love Slice of Ice at Red Arrow Park in downtown Milwaukee.

To learn more about what’s in store when you visit the largest skating rink in Milwaukee, take a look at Slice of Ice’s website to find out about their hours and admission prices. Do you get out on the ice at Red Arrow Park every year? If so, what’s your favorite part? Let us know in the following comment section!

For more winter family-fun activities to do throughout Milwaukee and beyond, be sure to check out this list of outdoor adventures in Wisconsin.

You’ll also find a wealth of information about what to do when you check out this Only in Your State Milwaukee city guide.

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Skating Rink in Milwaukee

What skating rinks are in Milwaukee and throughout Wisconsin? 

Aside from Slice of Ice, there are many skating rinks in Milwaukee and throughout the Badger State. Some of the top skating rinks worth checking out with your friends and family include:


In addition to visiting these skating rinks in Milwaukee, how about trying your luck at ice biking?

Along with skating in Milwaukee at Red Arrow Park during the winter, what else can you do in the city’s downtown area? 

Red Arrow Park is the place to go if you'd like to have some fun ice skating in Milwaukee. Besides ice skating at the largest rink in the city, you can also have a blast trying the following things in Milwaukee's downtown area. These activities include:

  • Go to the Milwaukee Art Museum
  • Spend time people-watching and grabbing a bite on the Milwaukee River
  • Enjoy the day at Bradford Beach
  • Stroll along the River Walk
  • Indulge in the local culinary scene


To learn more about these and other activities in Wisconsin, take a look at these 10 attractions when you're in downtown Milwaukee.