Synthetic Ice Rink
Address: 6245 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA 50131
Skate rink hours: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (If you own your own skates, you can skate for free, seven days a week.)
Skate rental: $5
Skate rental hours:
- Fridays: 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
- Saturdays: 12:00 to 9:00 p.m.
- Sundays: 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
- December 26 – 29. 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Private party rentals
The rink can be rented out for birthdays, holidays and team-building parties. There is no indoor area for the parties. To learn more about party rentals, visit www.backpocketpinandpixel.com/parties.
There is no minimum party size for the rental. Private rentals are not allowed during normal skate hours (see above for hours).
Skate Rink Rules
- This rink is not supervised. All skaters are advised that they are skating at their own risk.
- No shoes on the skating surface.
- Protective safety gear (coat, hat, gloves, helmet, mouth guard, etc.) is recommended on the rink at all times.
- No food, drinks, or pets are allowed on the rink.
- The rink is not to be used for hockey. Know the range of your ability while on skates and avoid other skaters.
- Skaters and spectators shall not sit, hang, lean on, or leave items on the railings.
- The rink may be periodically closed for weather, maintenance, or special events.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact the City of Johnston Parks & Recreation Department at 515-727-8091.