Join us December 9, from 1 to 2:45 p.m. at the Bowie Ice Arena for Jingle Skate! Santa will stop by for a visit. Admission is free with a donation for our Toys for Tots Drive or the Paws & Claws Drive Read on...
Don't forget our furry friends this holiday season. Make a donation of new cat and dog toys, unopened cat and dog food or cat litter, and clean blankets and towels at the Ice Arena and get a free coupon for admission to any skating session. Read on...
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 2023 - 24 skating season marks the 52nd 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 to 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
- November calendar of activities.
- December calendar of activities.
- Registration for Series 2 learn to skate classes runs November 16 - 29 with classes beginning December 1.
- Jingle Skate with Santa is Saturday, December 9 at 1 p.m.
- December 10 at 8:30 pm AACPD vs. Capital Beltway Warrior Hockey Benefit Game for Special Olympics.
- Holiday Paws & Claws Drive to benefit local animal shelter runs November 1 - December 17.
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.