TCO Sports Garden

TCO Sports Garden entrance sign

Service alert - COVID-19

All county arenas will close to the general public starting November 21, in compliance with Emergency Executive Order 20-99. Arenas are projected to reopen December 19. Youth and adult organized sports activities are suspended, including practices, group workouts, games, tournaments and events. Parks & Recreation staff will be in communication with associations and user groups to discuss possible rescheduling of reservations. Some activities are allowed per the executive order with approval by Parks & Recreation. TCO Therapy & Sports Performance is open by appointment only. 

COVID-19 information and resources

As part of a 15-year agreement with Twin Cities Orthopedics, Vadnais Sports Center was renamed TCO Sports Garden. Read the full story.

The Fieldhouse at TCO Sports Garden is currently closed. A new 82,000 sq. ft. indoor turf facility with a permanent roof structure is currently being constructed with an anticipated opening date of December 5. Updates will be posted as they become available.

Learn more about the project

TCO Sports Garden is a state-of-the-art sports complex featuring two NHL regulation hockey rinks.


  • Seating for 1,900 fans.
  • Ample parking.
  • Concessions.
  • Easy access from Interstate 35E, Interstate 694 and Highway 61.
  • Attached to Sak’s Sports Bar.

Ice sheets

Two 85’ x 200’ ice rinks are available at TCO Sports Garden. The rinks are side-by-side, making TCO Sports Garden an ideal location for tournaments and events.

  • Rink 1 seats 1,245 fans.
  • Rink 2 seats 658 fans.
  • Both have access to spacious, modern locker rooms.

Ice reservations

TCO Sports Garden is available for rental year-round for ice sports such as hockey and ice skating. Check available ice times and make a reservation.

Programs and activities

TCO Sports Garden currently hosts open skate and open hockey programs. Several organizations also run sports teams and leagues out of TCO Sports Garden.

Public ice programs

Open hockey, open skate and private on-ice lesson time are offered weekly during the fall - spring seasons.