Public skating rinks, indoor and out


LEWISTON — The Androscoggin Bank Colisée, 190 Birch St. in Lewiston, offers rental skates and skate aids for a fee. If school is closed, the Colisee is open for public skating. Public skating is $5 per person; under 12 is $3. Stick-n-puck ice time is $7 per person; full equipment required. Don’t miss out on skate with Santa from noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20. All times are subject to change; see schedule at For more information, call 207-783-2009.

Bates College offers its Lake Andrews to the community for ice-skating. Parking is available in a nearby lot. For more information, call 207-786-6255.

Holy Family outdoor rink is made available by the Holy Family Booster Club. The rink is off Sabattus Street, behind the Maine Family Credit Union; turn right after Grant’s Bakery.

AUBURN — The Norway Savings Bank Arena, 985 Turner St. in Auburn, offers public skating at $5 per person. Skate rentals are $5. Skate a lot? Ask about their public skate punch card. The schedule is available at For more information, call 207-333-6688. 

HEBRON — Robinson Arena at Hebron Academy is open to the public for skating. Hours are 2:30-4:30 p.m. every Sunday. Adults skate for $3; children 12 and under for $2. No sticks or pucks. For more information, visit or call 207-966-2100.

BETHEL — Bethel Recreation Department ice rink is located on the Common in the downtown historic area. Skates are available for rental from the cross-country ski center at the Bethel Inn. For more information, contact the Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce, 207-824-2282.

NEWRY — Sunday River White Cap Fun Center offers lighted, outdoor ice-skating. Rentals are available. For information, contact 800-543-2754 or

DIXFIELD —  Recreation fields are flooded for ice-skating. Call the Dixfield Parks and Recreation Department for more information, 207-562-8151.