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The Glacier Ice Arena

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    Welcome to the Home of The Glacier Ice Arena

     

    The Glacier Ice Arena is Illinois' premier, state-of-the-art ice arena. Come watch a game, or skate in comfortable, modern surroundings. The Glacier was built in 1999, and features two NHL size ice surfaces and has been a place for families to have fun ever since.


    Check out our videos

     

    We have put together some instructional viseo to help you with your first steps on to the ice. These are just a guide to help you, remember that we offer a fully comprehensive Learn to Skate program and private instruction to help you progress.


    Relax in our modern lobby

     

    The Glacier Ice Arena's modern lobby is bright, spacious and is illuminated with natural light from huge panoramic windows. You can keep up with the latest news or follow your favorite teams progress on one of the four high definition TV’s that are ideally located around the lobby. We also have an amazing selection of signed hockey shirts on display, so why not check them out to see if we have your favorite player?


    Who skates here?

     

    We have two full size NHL ice surfaces that both have seating for 350 spectators. We are the proud home of the very successful Ice Dogs Hockey Club, which feature house and travel teams. There is a very active adult league, a rapidly growing figure skating program, Learn to skate classes for all ages and levels and much much more.

     

     


    "The Puck Stops here" a great place for a quick snack

     

    There is a concessions stand that offers a wide range of hot and cold drinks together with an extensive variety of light snacks. Their speciality is freshly made popcorn in a variety of flavors and to compliment that they serve freshly brewed Starbucks coffee.

     


    Public Skating


    We have public skating sessions every day of the week (although its always best to check as times and availability are subject to change). Our regular sessions throughout the season are Monday to Friday from 11:30am until 1:00pm and on the weekends from 12:00pm until 1:30pm. We also have over 300 pairs of skates available for rental, so no need to worry if you don't have your own skates.

     


    Advertising Opportunities

     

    We are proud to have many local business partner with us which include local hotels, restauarants, other entertainment facilities and much more. If you have a local business and would like more exposure, we have well ove half a million customers coming through our facility every year that could be potential customers for you. Just click here to find out more.

     

     


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