Parks & Recreation

Kiwanis Ice Arena in Winter
Photo by Greg Chorvas

Kiwanis Ice Arena

Rob Kleemann

Washington Avenue and Small World Avenue
Saugerties, NY 12477
845-247-2590 (voice/fax), 845-246-5890 (department office)
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For the latest, up-to-date information on the Kiwanis Ice Arena, visit their official Web site.  (See "Links" at the end of this page.)


The Kiwanis Ice Arena features an 85 foot by 190 foot Olympic-size, fully-enclosed, refrigerated ice rink. The rink accommodates all age levels, and is used for recreational skating, instructional skating, promotional events/activities, tournaments, and youth and adult leagues. It is fully enclosed with a 120' x 235' Titan series structure . . . the largest of its type in the Northeast, complete with professional Metal Halide Lighting and Desiccant Dehumidification with return hot air heating for the comfort of spectators in the seating area.


The Kiwanis Ice Arena is yet another example of why Saugerties is regarded as a community that offers many recreational possibilities for people of all ages.

Some of the ice rink's features are:

  • Multi-functional, year round activities
  • Handicap accessible
  • Public and private sessions (see separate schedule)
  • Birthday parties, group & corporate outings. Call to arrange your special outing
  • Instructional sessions (see separate schedule and detailed information)
  • Instructional sessions and open activities for the disabled, including sled icing, sled hockey and other activities. (Please call for details.)
  • Figure skating
  • Youth, high school & adult hockey leagues and games
  • Skate, helmet, and stick rentals
  • Skate sharpening
  • Large locker rooms with showers
  • Spacious party room with related amenities
  • Attractive fees (see fee schedule below)
  • Full service concession with catering services (Please call for details.)
  • Fully enclosed, however, the area of the ice is not heated. Dress appropriately.
  • Annually, many activities and programs are offered for the enjoyment of all. Some of these include, but are not limited to: Ice Dance Shows and Ensembles, Ice Plays, Youth & Adult Hockey Games, Albany River Rats (NHL New Jersey Devils affiliate) Clinic & Scrimmage, New York Rangers / Islanders Sled Hockey Team Clinic & Game, Holiday activities, including Santa arriving via the Zamboni,

For details and information (including fees, hours, rentals, open skating, parties, etc.), visit the KiwanisIceArena Website or contact the Arena Office at 845-247-2590 x300 or via e-mail to


Open daily August through April, except Thanksgiving & Christmas, for Ice Skating


Open mid April August for inline skating, birthday parties, group outings, shows, festivals, and many other activities and events.  


Hours vary depending on activities and day of week, so please call ahead to be sure of availability.

Kiwanis Ice Arena Website
This is the official Web site for the Town of Saugerties Kiwanis Ice Arena, located in the Cantine Memorial Complex and accessable from Washington Avenue.