WinterSkate Northfield - FAQs

How do I contact WinterSkate Northfield?  

The rink phone number is 720.492.3097.

You may also contact the Boulder Creek Events office during off-hours: 303.449.3137.


Fax: 303.604.0203

Where is WinterSkate Northfield located?

8368 Northfield Blvd. Denver CO, 80238 (Located at 47th & Verbena St. next to Zen Asian Sushi Bar & Grill)

How much does it cost to skate?

Find prices on our WinterSkate Northfield page.

How long is each skate session?

You may skate as long as you like within our hours of operation for one flat fee!

Can I rent skates?

Yes: rentals are included and available from a child’s size 8 all the way up to men’s size 14. 

Can I bring my own skates?


I want to work at WinterSkate!  How can I apply?

For information on employment opportunities for the 2018-2019 season, please email

I’m interested in having a party at WinterSkate. How do I go about doing this?

Thanks for thinking of WinterSkate for your party! For a group of 10 or more people we offer a 20% discount off the total cost (including admission and skate rentals). We have tables and chairs that you can reserve (free of charge), and while we do have concessions for sale you are more than welcome to bring birthday cake, decorations, etc. Please email us at a minimum of one week prior to your visit to WinterSkate receive more info.  

Are children’s skates available?

Double-runner skates are available in children’s sizes 8-12, but we also have adjustable double-runner skates that fit over the shoes of our littlest skaters. Single blade skates are available starting in children’s size 6.

Is it real ice? How is the ice maintained?

Created with the intentional illusion of stepping onto a frozen pond, WinterSkate consists of a network of plastic tubing, glycol, sand, wood, and a 100-ton chiller to keep the ice frozen. The ice is maintained by hand with water and squeegees to ensure a smooth, glossy surface.

How large is the rink?

The rink is approximately 60 feet by 100 feet.

Do you accept credit cards?

Yes, we accept all major credit cards. Checks can be made out to “Boulder Creek Events”.

Are concessions available?

We offer hot cocoa, hot tea, bottled water, Coca-Cola products, snacks, and more!

Is WinterSkate open on holidays?

Yes, WinterSkate will be open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and Presidents’ Day. For special holiday hours, please see the schedule HERE.

Can I play hockey at the rink?

Hockey is not permitted at the rink during regular hours.

Can I skate, leave, and then come back to skate more?

While you are free to skate as long as you would like, if you decide to leave the rink you must pay again if you would like to come back and skate more.

Are frequent skater passes or punch cards available?

Punch cards are the way to go! Save 20% on punch cards that never expire! They are available at the WinterSkate kiosk and can be purchased for both adults and children. Check out our WinterSkate Northfield page for prices.

Can I buy gift certificates for WinterSkate?

Gift certificates are also available at the WinterSkate kiosk, and may be purchased for any value. You may also email the Boulder Creek Events office at to purchase gift certificates and they can be mailed directly to you.

Where should we park? Is it free?

There is ample free parking in the lots adjacent to the WinterSkate rink, as well as metered parking on 47th Street. For more info on alternative modes of transportation, including bus routes, please visit

Do you have a Lost & Found?

You’d be amazed at what we find left behind at the rink! Please contact the WinterSkate rink at 720.492.3097 for inquiries.

When does WinterSkate close for the season?

WinterSkate traditionally closes for the season after Presidents’ Day weekend (2/18/19).

What are the Rink Rules?

  • Please practice caution & be courteous to other skaters—especially the beginners!

  • No food or drink on the ice

  • No chipping into the ice with your skates

  • No playing hockey

  • No throwing snowballs

  • Stay off concrete with skates

  • Do not climb over the rink rails or bench.

  • Please return skates to the skate shack when you’re done skating

Failure to comply with Rink Rules may result in dismissal from the rink.