Old Orchard Mall rink opens Nov. 24

(11.11.17) The Westfield Old Orchard mall outdoor ice rink will officially kick of it’s winter skating season on Friday, November 24.

The Skokie Park District manages the rink, overseeing daily public sessions and providing skating lessons on Saturday afternoons. Lessons at the outdoor rink are $12 for a half hour and are offered from 2-2:30 p.m. and 2:45-3:15 p.m.

Westfield Old Orchard and the Skatium Ice Arena will be presenting their annual 'Skate with Santa' on Saturday, December 16, with three sessions available, 3:30-4 p.m., 4:15-4:45 p.m. and 5-5:30 p.m., with a maximum of 50 skaters per session.

This year’s Skate with Santa will be Star Wars themed, with some of your favorite Star Wars characters onsite. Santa will also be bringing his reindeer! For more information regarding Skate with Santa, call the Skatium office at (847) 929-7900. 

The rink is located at the northwest end of the mall, adjacent to Bloomingdale’s east entrance and is open daily, weather permitting (temperature between 17°F and 50°F and wind chill above -5°F). For updated information on rink operation times and weather closures please call the rink's weather hotline at (847) 929-7999.

Skating - $2
Skate Rental - $3