Places to Skate in Central Iowa

Places to Skate in Central Iowa

There are a lot of great places to skate in Central Iowa. Whether it is roller skating, inline skating or ice skating, you surely can find somewhere to have some fun! Rollerskating and ice skating also make great birthday parties! Check out all the great places below. Or course, if I am missing somewhere totally awesome, let me know! We will get it added!


Skate North Incrediroll

5621 Meredith Drive, Des Moines


May thru September skating hours

Tues-Weds-Thurs: 1 pm – 4 pm; $6 admission, $3 rollerskate/inline

Wednesday: Buck Night! 5 pm – 8 pm; $1 admission, $1 roller-skate, $3 inline

Friday: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm; $10 includes all you can eat pizza, pop, and roller-skate if needed. $3 for inline rental. $5 for non-skating adults, includes all you can eat pizza & pop.

Saturday: 2 pm – 6:30 pm; $6 admission, $3 rollerskate/inline

Check out their Fun Party Packages! Perfect place to celebrate a birthday!

Special Group Rates!

Skate West

2019 Grand Avenue, West Des Moines


Wednesday: Dollar Night! 6 pm – 8 pm; $1 admission, $2 skate rental

Friday: 6 pm – 10 pm; $8 admission

Saturday: 1 pm – 4 pm; $7 admission, $3 skate rental

Saturday: 7 pm – 9:30 pm; $5 admission

Sunday: 1 pm – 3 pm; $6 admission

Awesome birthday party packages!

Group event packaging available. Great place for a fundraiser!

Skate South

10494 County Line Road, Des Moines


Wednesday: Dollar Night! 6 pm – 8 pm; $1 admission

Friday: Teen Night! 7 pm – 11 pm; $8 admission; $3 skate rental

Saturday: 1 pm – 8 pm; $6 admission, $3 skate rental OR $15 for up to 6 people in immediate family!

Sunday: Family Skate! 1 pm – 4 pm; $6 admission or $20 for admission and skate rental up to 6 people

Lots of party packages available!

Metro Ice Sports

5100 NW 72nd Street, Urbandale


Check schedule here for open skate hours!


Adult $7
Student $6 (ID Required)
Child $5 (12 and Under)
Seniors $5 (55 and Above)
Skate Rental $3

Have an ice skating birthday party!

Don’t know how to ice skate? Take a lesson!

Brenton Plaza

520 Robert D Ray Drive, Des Moines


Hours vary! Please check their open skate calendar here!


Monday – Thursday: $6 for Adults, $3.75 for Children (6-12 years & Seniors). $4.25 skate rental.

Friday-Sunday & Holidays: $7.50 for Adults, $5.25 for Children (6-12 years & Seniors). $4.25 skate rental.

Buy a $90 punch pass!

Host a birthday party!

Children 5 and under are always FREE, just pay for skate rental!

Erin Huiatt

Erin is a reliable resource and stepping stone for women and families to find support and make connections within our community. She wants families to feel confident to reach out and ask for help and advice to get pointed in the right direction. She enjoys traveling and exploring with her two children in tow!