Event Details

Wells Fargo WinterSkate at Rice Park powered by Xcel Energy Center

Wells Fargo WinterSkate | Nov. 18, 2017 – Feb. 11, 2018

myTalk 107.1 is a proud partner of Wells Fargo WinterkSkate presented by Visit Saint Paul, the City of Saint Paul and Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo WinterSkate is a free, outdoor, artificially-chilled ice skating rink in the heart of downtown Saint Paul located adjacent to Rice Park powered by Xcel Energy Center.

Skaters are invited to experience the unique urban setting of downtown Saint Paul. Located in the heart of the city, Wells Fargo WinterSkate creates a fun, winter experience for visitors of all ages. The historic Landmark Center creates a beautiful backdrop for the outdoor rink, showcasing Saint Paul’s charming European architecture and old-world ambiance.


They invite you and your whole family to dust off your skates and head to downtown Saint Paul. The outdoor rink will be filled with noontime skaters, after school groups, youth hockey scrimmages and practices, broomball teams, corporate events, and family open skating.

Join them for free skating lessons!

Free Skating Lessons

December: 2, 9, 16
January: 13, 20, 27
Session I: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Session II: 11:30 a.m. – Noon

Skate Rental

Skate rental is $4 per person. Receive free skate rental by showing your Wells Fargo debit card or credit card (one card=one skate rental). (Other Wells Fargo accounts, documentation, or correspondence are not accepted for free skate rental.) Figure skates and hockey skates are available from little tyke up to adults’ size 13.

Ice Skating Hours & Events

Open Skate Hours
Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. – 4:50 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Other Events
Monday & Thursday evenings: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Private Events/Youth Hockey
Tuesday & Wednesday evenings:  5 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Corporate Broomball
*NOTE:  Monday – Thursday youth hockey and corporate broomball take place at 5pm.  All skaters will be asked to clear the rink at 4:50pm.

Holiday Hours
Christmas Eve
December 24, 2017 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Christmas Day – RINK CLOSED
December 25, 2017
New Years Eve Open Skate
December 31, 2017 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
New Years Day – RINK IS CLOSED
January 1, 2018

Rice Park

109 W 4th St, St Paul, MN 55102