Ice Skating at Bulldog Park 

The city of Crown Point offers Open Skate throughout the winter season. Weather permitting, our NHL-sized ice rink at Bulldog Park is scheduled to open Thanksgiving weekend.

Open Skate Hours

Hours are subject to change. Please check our calendar below for current February 2022 open skate hours.

Prices for the 2022 Skating Season


$5 per person
Free for senior citizens (62 and older)

Skate Rental


Skate Assists

Free, available on a first-come, first-serve basis

Pick up "RAT" Hockey

$10 per player

Learn to Skate at Franciscan Health Pavilion at Bulldog Park (Ages 3 and Older)

Learn the basics of ice skating, including balance, skating forward and backward, stops and more. Class is held twice a week for three weeks beginning Nov. 28, 2022. Skates are provided. Helmets recommended.

Three Age Groups!

  • Tots (Ages 3-5)
  • Beginners 1 (Ages 6-18)
  • Adults (18+)

Individual fee
Residents: $125
Non-residents: $156.25

Registration deadline: Nov. 21, 2022

Click here to sign up!

Meet the Instructor - Sara Rhoades

Sara R - Ice Skating Instructor

Sara Rhoades has been skating for 25 years and coaching for more than 12 years. 

Prior to becoming an instructor for the Crown Point Parks and Recreation Learn to Skate program, Sara coached at Midwest, Homewood-Flossmoor and in Hammond. She has taught various classes at every age level, ranging from toddlers to adults. 

Sara also offers skaters private lessons prior to regular class time. Anyone interested in private lessons should contact Sara at


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