Kids can have a groovy time at these roller skating rinks Philadelphia parents love! Check our map to find a local favorite roller rink near you and enjoy kid-friendly open skate times, budget-saving specials, and some of the most rad birthday party places in town.
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Christiana Skating Center
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: Christiana Skating Center offers family nights, day sessions and themed special events for the ultimate in family fun. Their Learn to Skate program is for all ages and the facility hosts birthday parties!
Cost: Admission starting at $5/person, $4/skate rental
Dover Skating Center
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: The Dover Skating Center keeps the fun going with various skating sessions for families, home school students, teen skate and special events including character skate and themed holiday events. Their Learn to Skate program provides instruction for all ages and skill levels.
Chester County Sports Arena
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: This venue offers something for everyone! Join the fun with roller skating and inline skating on family weekend sessions and Saturday morning skating for kids ages 12 and under. They also offer select weekday skating sessions for home school and pre-school kids. The Learn to Skate program is a great option for beginners. They also host birthday parties, offer hockey and hold special events for the whole family.
Cost: Admission starting at $5/person, $3/skate rental
Fantasy Skating Center
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: The Fantasy Skating Center offers various sessions including Family skate, Kids under 10, Teen sessions and more. They offer instruction for all levels through their Learn to Skate program. The venue can also host birthday parties or other celebrations.
Cost: Admission starting at $3/person, $3/skate rental
Marple Sports Arena
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: If inline skating is popular with your family, check out the Marple Sports Arena. They offer weekend family skating sessions and their Learn to Skate program provides instruction for children ages 4 and over. After skating, refuel your energy at the Rinkside Cafe.
The venue offers other sports instruction including roller hockey, basketball, soccer and more. They can also host your child's birthday party.
Cost: Admission starting at $7/person, $2/skate rental or bring your own skates
Skate N Jump
Erin P.: Enjoy fantastic indoor fun with a variety of bounce houses and inflatable slides, roller skating and food! There's also a popular mechanical bull for kids to test their riding skills.
Delaware River Waterfront - Blue Cross RiverRink SummerFest
Open Mid May-Labor Day
$3/person, $10/skate rental or bring your own skates
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: Experience outdoor roller skating at Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest located next to Penn's Landing. This popular Summer attraction alongside the river also features a ferris wheel, mini-golf, games, rides, food and drinks.
The venue can host a child's roller skating birthday party. Don't miss this popular annual attraction!
Shila: If your family is fond of rollerblading, here's a great place to consider. Inline 309 is a popular indoor roller hockey, in-line skate, roller skate, & indoor sports facility, which also hosts an exciting schedule of Women's Roller Derby Games to watch for a fun family night out.
Kids (as young as 5) not only learn to skate, but can also advance to participate in Skills & Drills, along with Speed & Power Skating Clinics. Learn to Skate Classes start at $15/class (including skate rental).
Cost: Public skating is $8/person, $3/skate rental, $9/open hockey session
Millennium Skate World
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: Millennium Skate World boasts a large skating rink able to accommodate 500 skaters. Special events include character skates, holiday events, dollar days and days-off from school specials. They can host your child's birthday party too! Their weekly schedule is chock full of skating sessions including family skate and lessons. Join their Email Club for special offers and coupons.
Cost: Admission starting at $0.50/person (3+), $3.50/skate rental
Rolling Thunder Skating
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: The Rolling Thunder Skating offers a fun schedule with public skating sessions, Kiddie skate and more. Special events include family nights, weekday preschool sessions and themed holiday events. The venue can also host birthday parties.
Join their Email club for special offers.
Cost: Admission starting at $2/person, $4/skate rental
ISC - Cherry Hill & Mount Laurel
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: You will find skating sessions, lessons and much more at the ISC. Learn to Skate sessions can be public or private and are a great way to introduce skating to your child. The fun continues with special events, bounce house, funzone, birthday parties, sports leagues, cafe, arcades, and other family-friendly activities like Friday Night Pizza Buffet.
Also visit their Mount Laurel location!
Cost: Admission starting at $5.99/person, $4.50/skate rental
Palace Roller Skating Center
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: Palace Roller Skating offers open skating sessions during the day and evening. Special events include character skate, preschool and moms sessions, holiday sessions, family fun nights and more. They also offer free admission to select events.
The venue offers skating lessons for pre-school, kindergarten and youth.
Cost: Admission starting at $4/person, $4/skate rental
Holiday Skating & Fun Center
Sue Krawitz Tandoc: Get ready for family fun at the Holiday Skating & Fun Center! They offer open skating with preschool sessions, youth skating, parent and child sessions, family fun nights and themed holiday events. Their Learn to Skate program teaches pre-school age through youth on the fundamentals of skating. The venue also hosts birthday parties.
Cost: Admission starting at $4/person, $3/skate rental
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