From 12/6 - 12/24 all public skates are Holiday Skate sessions featuring: 2-hours of public skating, with holiday music and lights, plus special guests including Frosty, Rudolph or the elves. These skates are traditionally the busiest of the year with larger attendance and bigger crowds. For safety reasons, lessons are not offered in December party packages and parties will receive a $20 credit to final bill.
From 12/24 - 1/5 all public skates are Winter Break Skate sessions. Above average attendance is expected.
On Sunday, December 8 the 12:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. session is our annual Santa Skate. A visit from Santa and above average attendance is anticipated.
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Ice Den birthday packages offer everything you need to host the coolest party in the desert. Dedicated Ice Den staff will assist with your planning from start to finish to ensure you and your guests have a fun and memorable experience. Package details, including party theme and catering options, can be customized for a one-of-a-kind event and feature a Zamboni ride for the guest of honor!
Please be advised, due to hockey and skating events, birthday party schedules are released 4-6 weeks in advance.
Available party dates are listed in the reservation form - if it is within 4 weeks and the date is not listed, parties are not available or the date is sold out. Please do not reserve a date or time not listed on the calendar. Parties booked for unapproved dates are not guaranteed. If you have any questions please contact the Events Department PRIOR TO booking your event.
Based on coach availability, parties may book a 25-minute lesson with a skating coach for an additional fee. The lesson is intended to teach guests basic skating tips* to include:
Participating in lessons is optional – experienced skaters are not required to participate. The lesson is designed to teach beginners the basic techniques to help with balance and getting up after a fall to get the most of their time on the ice.
*Skills and skill progression vary based on skater age and skating level.
LESSONS MUST BE BOOKED A MINIMUM OF 10-DAYS PRIOR TO PARTY DATE.
Building policy prohibits outside food and beverage. Our on-site restaurant 18 Degrees Express provides additional catering upgrade options for all parties. Pizzas and other food items can be added up to end of business Wednesday leading up to you party. Due to supplies and staffing, we are unable to accommodate last minute requests.
Party dates/times are booked on a first-come, first-served basis and require a $200 non-refundable deposit. The Ice Den Chandler highly recommends parties are booked with as much notice as possible and at minimum seven (7) days in advance.
Based on availability, the Ice Den Chandler offers private ice rental for exclusive functions. Private ice rentals offer the opportunity for your group to have access to one sheet of ice to private skate or play broomball. It is a fun and unique way to celebrate birthday parties, family reunions, corporate outings and fundraisers. Please contact our events department for additional information and to check date availability.
Admin & Special Events Manager