West River Ice Center

1865 Empire Road
Dickinson, ND

 

CONTACT INFORMATION
Dickinson Parks & Recreation
701.456.2074

West River Ice Center is a Dickinson Parks & Recreation owned and operated facility located adjacent to the West River Community Center.

PUBLIC SKATE SEASON

SEASONS:

FALL/WINTER: Sept. 8, 2023 – Mar. 17, 2024

Fri & Sat | 7-9 pm
Sat | 1:30-3:30 pm 
Sun | 12-1 pm (Toddler Skate)
Sun | 1:30-3:30 pm 

SUMMER: May 31-August 17, 2024

Fri | 7-9 pm
Sat | 1-2 pm (Toddler Skate)
Sat | 2:30-4:30 pm

*Hours subject to change. All changes to the normal schedule will be posted below. On days when the public schools are not in session, public skate will be held from 1:30-3:30 pm (some exceptions apply).

 *CANCELLATIONS/CHANGES:

      • Fri. June 14th (7-9 pm) – CANCELLED

ADMISSION:

  • $5.00 (Ages 6+) | 5 & under are free
  • $3.00/skate rental

PUNCH CARDS: 

  • 15 Sessions = $65.00
  • 15 Sessions + Skate Rental = $104.00

TODDLER SKATE

Join us for Toddler Skate, meant for families with younger children, giving exclusive access to ice time without the older kids.

DATE: Oct. 8, 2023 – Mar. 17, 2024

DAY/TIME: Sundays 12:00-1:00 pm

COST: $3/child
($3 fee is for toddler skate hour only)


SPECIAL EVENTS!

We offer special events throughout the season. We have a fun Halloween Skating Party and a New Year’s Eve celebration. 

PUBLIC SKATE RULES

FACILITY AMENITIES

West River Ice Center (WRIC) consists of two arenas and a large community room available for rentals year-round.  WRIC is also home to the Dickinson Hockey Club.  During the ice season, the facility is used primarily for the Dickinson Hockey Club along with Dickinson Parks & Recreation’s public skate season.  During the off-ice season, this is a great facility to host educational seminars, conventions, trade shows, special events, and more.

PUBLIC SKATE
The public skate season runs from mid-September to mid-March each year (see more information on this page).

CHARBONNEAU ARENA (Main Arena)
Charbonneau Arena consists of a large arena with a seating capacity of 1,000.  Indoor ice season is held at end of September through the first week in March.

CORNERSTONE ARENA (Auxillary Arena)
Cornerstone Arena has a seating capacity of 300.  Indoor ice season runs year-round.

PIZZA RANCH COMMUNITY ROOM
During public skate hours, the community room is available for birthday party rental.  This room is also available for other private rentals (see below).

PRIVATE RENTALS
Groups interested in renting the West River Ice Center for private ice time or off-ice season events such as meetings, educational seminars, conventions, shows, etc. can reserve the facility by contacting Dickinson Parks and Recreation at 701-456-2074 during normal business hours. 

View our Private Ice Rental Guidelines.

DICKINSON HOCKEY CLUB

For more information on Dickinson Hockey please visit their website at https://www.dickinsonhockey.com/.