Ice & Turf Reservations

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Ice and turf time may be reserved at any Ramsey County arena by schools, athletic teams, community organizations and residents.

Interested in hosting a dry floor event - such as a trade show, concert or graduation - at a Ramsey County arena in the off-season? Learn more about dry floor event rental.

Make a reservation

Vadnais Sports Center: Ice and turf rentals can be made by calling 651-481-1000.

All other arenas: Reservations can be made by email or calling 651-748-2500 Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.



All reservations must be paid in full and in advance of reservation time. Payment can be submitted in cash, check, Visa, MasterCard or Discover.

Fees are based on estimated operating expenses and are subject to change upon further review of operating costs.

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Winter ice rates

Location Prime-time 10-11 p.m. Non-prime
Aldrich $210/hour $190 $145/hour
Vadnais Sports Center $210/hour $170 $125/hour
All other arenas $200/hour $165 $130/hour

Prime-time rates during winter months (Labor Day - March 31) apply all day Saturday and Sunday, and 2:30-10 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Summer ice rates

 Location  Prime-time Non-prime
Highland $165/hour $135/hour
Vadnais Sports Center $165/hour $135/hour

Prime time rates apply during summer months from 12 a.m.-8:59 p.m. (April 1 - Labor Day) at Vadnais Sports Center and Highland Arena.

Fire sale rate

Any hours left open during the current week can be reserved at the non-prime time rate.

  • Aldrich: $130
  • Vadnais Sports Center: $125
  • All other arenas: $125

Public drop-in

Unreserved and available ice and field time at Vadnais Sports Center is available for public drop in activities up to 24hours in advance. Individuals or groups of any size may schedule a public, open activity during any unsold time (up to two hours in length). Requests can be made on the day of or up to 24 hours in advance. Individual or groups must call or email to check availability. Public drop-ins are open to all and are limited to one designated activity. 

Vadnais Sports Center Fee
Rink 1 & 2, Fields 1-5 $7/person

Public Group Reservation

Unreserved and unsold ice and fields at Vadnais Sports Center are available for public group reservations up to 7 days in advance. Groups of 12 or more people may reserve up to two hours of time for their group exclusively. Reservation may be made up to no more than seven days in advance. Groups must call or email to check availability. 

Vadnais Sports Center Area Rate
1 hour reservation Rinks & Fields $5/person
1.5 - 2 hour reservation Rinks & Fields $7/person

Field Rental Rates

Prime winter rates are applied Monday - Friday from 2:30 - 10 p.m. and from 6 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Saturday, Sunday or holidays.
Non-prime winter rates are applied Monday - Friday from 10:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. and from 10 p.m. - 6 a.m. on Saturday, Sunday or holidays.

Winter field rental Hourly prime rate Hourly non-prime rate Fields
Single field $100 $67.50 All fields
Multiple fields $100/field $67.50/field All fields
11 x 11 field $400 $225 Fields 2-5
Batting cages only $20 $20 BC

Meeting rooms and special facilities

Meeting rooms and additional spaces are available for rent at Highland Arena, Aldrich Arena and Vadnais Sports Center.

Charles M. Schulz-Highland Arena

Youth associations may make advance reservations in one-hour or two-hour increments for the training rooms at Highland Arena in concurrence with their ice contract. Payments must be made one month in advance of rental use.

The Multi-Purpose Room may not be reserved in advance during open skate.

  • Synthetic ice training area: $25 per hour
  • Weight room: $20 per hour
  • Multi-purpose room: $25 per hour
  • North meeting room: $50

Vadnais Sports Center

The meeting room at Vadnais Sports Center may be reserved for $25 per hour.

Aldrich Arena

The meeting room at Aldrich Arena may be reserved for $25 per hour.