Ice Arena

  1. Recess on Ice

    Join us for some on-ice fun and games for ages 18 months through 5 years. Read on...
  2. Free Admission to Ice Rink on Skate in the Shade Days This Summer

    Join in for FREE skating admission on two days in July and on two dates in August, while protecting your skin from the sun's harmful rays! Sponsored by the Shade Foundation which provides education on the prevention of children's skin cancer. Read on...
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The City of Bowie Ice Arena is a year round ice skating facility. When it first opened in 1971 it was only a seasonal facility, but today the Ice Arena is open for skating July through April each year. The 2022-23 skating season will mark the 51st season of skating at the City of Bowie Ice Arena.

The facility offers ice skating for all ages and levels. Discounts are available for City of Bowie residents as well as groups and families.

The Bowie Ice Arena is home to the Bowie Figure Skating Club, Bowie Hockey Club, Bowie High School Ice Dogs and the Bowie ISI Figure Skating Team.

What's Happening at the Ice Arena


Facility is now closed for annual maintenance but is scheduled to re-open in July. Registration is being accepted for summer camps and lessons. Call 301-809-3090 for more information.

JULY calendar of activities 

Upcoming Activities:
Skate in the Shade Events
Recess on Ice
Youth Skate and Broomball Nights

Note: The facility closes for maintenance during the months of May and June, but is available for dry-floor activities. On the first Saturday in June the Bowie Chamber of Commerce holds its annual Home Show in conjunction with the City's Bowiefest celebration.

The City of Bowie Ice Arena celebrated 50 years of skating during the 2021-22 season! The facility opened in 1971 and has gone through many changes over the years. We are very proud to be able to serve our community for so many years. Check out the slide show below.

City of Bowie Ice Arena through the years