Riverside Skating Center


100 Tapawingo Drive North, West Lafayette (directions)

*** Due to the unseasonably warm temperatures, the Riverside Skating Center is CLOSED for the SEASON.***    

About the Center

2020-2021 Rink COVID Policy:

  • Masks will be required at all times while on the premises, both indoors and outdoors
  • Contact tracing and temp checks will be done upon entering
  • The vending area will be closed and no food will be permitted
  • Building capacity will be limited to 10% 
  • Maximum capacity on the ice will be 50 people
  • Locker area will be closed this season
  • Tickets and skate rental must be purchased online prior to arrival. (click the Register Now button on the homepage Parks and Recreation / West Lafayette, Indiana) With this being the first time selling tickets online, we will begin the season by only making the first weeks tickets available for purchase.  
  • The indoor warming area will be for changing into skates/shoes only, no spectating from inside the building.  There will not be any tables setup this season


  • $5 per person per session
  • $3 skate rental
  • $7 (plus tax) per pair for skate sharpening (Professional Blademaster Sharpening Machine)
  • Wednesday night is Family Night!  Children 16 and under receive free skate rental with a paid adult admission

Normal Operating Hours (Weather permitting):     

  • Monday: 5-7 pm and 7:30-9:30pm
  • Tuesday: 5-7 pm and 7:30-9:30pm
  • Wednesday: 5-7 pm and 7:30-9:30pm  Family Night - Free skate rental for children 16 and under with a paid adult admission
  • Thursday: 5-7 pm and 7:30-9:30pm
  • Friday: 4-6 pm & 7-10 pm
  • Saturday: 1-3 pm, 4-6 pm & 7-10 pm
  • Sunday: 1-3 pm, 4-6 pm & 7-9 pm

Riverside Skating Center closes 15 minutes after each skating session

Rental rates (RENTALS MUST ABIDE BY THE COVID POLICIES) for the ice-skating rink are $210 (plus tax) per two hour session for weekday use and $235 (plus tax) per two hour session on the weekend, price does not include cost of skate rental. Maximum number permitted in rental group is dictated by the COVID Policy. Facility is available for rent when it is not open to the public. Call the West Lafayette Parks and Recreation office, (765) 775-5110, to reserve your rink time. See RSC rental information below under 'Related Pages'.  

Private and Semi-Private Lessons:  Why not sign up for private instruction? Private lessons are great for first time skaters as well as those who are looking to improve specific skills. Lessons are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.  Call or stop by the rink to fill out a request form. 
  • Private: $20 per 30 minutes.
  • Semi-private: $14 per person per 30 minutes.

Riverside Skating Center

Contact Us

100 Tapawingo N Dr
West Lafayette, IN 47906

  • Office: (765) 743-7465

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