The Franklin Park Ice Arena (FPIA) is a full service facility owned and operated by the Park District of Franklin Park. The FPIA is unsurpassed when it comes to quality and customer service. We offer programs for all levels of figure skating and hockey. Below are just a few of the upcoming programs being offered. Give us a try and experience the difference!
Bring your family to the nearby Franklin Park Ice Arena to embark on a lifetime of skating fun! We offer reasonably priced lessons year-round for skaters of all ages including beginners. You can enroll your first-time skater in an age-appropriate class and master skating fundamentals along with your spouse or teenager. Our classes are conveniently offered in the evenings and on Saturdays. Weekday tot classes are available as well.
Our experienced, professional skating staff is eager to share their knowledge and skill with you and your family. We will teach you the basics of balancing and gliding and give you the confidence to advance through the nationally recognized Ice Skating Institute curriculum. WeSKATE is the leading learn-to-skate program that focuses on teaching people to skate for the FUN of it.
In 2014-2015 we will offer a new session in September, November and February. Skates are available for rent at just $3 or you can purchase a discount pass at $30 for 15 rentals.
Registration for Skating School Classes are taken at the Franklin Park Ice Arena daily, 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. Drop off, mail or fax (847-671-4755) your registration form. We will process it and a receipt confirming your participation in the program will be mailed to you. We also now offer online registration for classes. We will contact you if there is a conflict with your first choice.