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TWO ice areanas in one

side by side areana; one is qlympic size and the other is NHL size. Programs for the kids are... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Delaware, Ohio
Good Value

Great location and good family value. The place is always clean and always has something fun... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2015
Bear, Delaware
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14 Oct 2018
“TWO ice areanas in one”
29 Jan 2018
“Great Skating Facility”
Ice Skating arena OPEN to the Public
Rt 4, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19702-9804
+1 302-831-2868
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

side by side areana; one is qlympic size and the other is NHL size. Programs for the kids are available with instruction and metal "walkers" for the UN-initiated. Clean restrooms and a nice snack bar are available as well as skating supplies and souveniers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WolfWings
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is a really nice facility open to the public for ice skating. It's also where UD has it's figure skating team, synchronized skating team, and hockey team.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I recently went here with my boyfriend and it immediately reminded me of when I used to go when I was a kid! It was definitely a throwback to the past! I really enjoyed seeing the rink again and we had so much fun!! We...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Great location and good family value. The place is always clean and always has something fun planned for families.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank valeriecolleen
Reviewed 17 December 2014

A great place to share with your friends. The music is amazing and the service for rent is good. You have to bring a good jacket and scarf.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Nestor O
Reviewed 19 April 2013

It's a good ice rink but generally crowded and chaotic, for example it was hard to find enough space to change into and out of skates. The lines for skate rentals were long.

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank JPDelaware
Reviewed 9 March 2013

The Fred Rust Arena is a good place for ice skating lovers of all ages. The only downfall is that they don't smooth the ice often enough.

Thank SEK65
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Want to see future Gold Medal Olympians at work? Just learning or want a family birthday event. This is the place. Large arena, rentals, fun atmosphere. Try it when you have an afternoon and want something different.

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 24 November 2012

This is the home to the University of Delaware Mens and Womens hockey teams. It is a wonderful place to see old fashioned college hockey. Never too crowded but a fun evening of hockey.

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank fozziedoodle
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Isn't as crowded at the Pond and the hours are more flexible due to not always having hockey games/tournaments.

Date of experience: August 2012
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