Ice Rink

2.2.23 Rinks are OPEN!

It's really important to respect the signage and process involved. Please know that if the ice can be skated on safely, smoothly, and without damaging the rink, it will be open, we promise! As evidenced by this post, our staff checks on the rink conditions at least once a day, even on the weekends!

All skaters may use either rink but the smaller rink is the designated rink for families, young children, and new skaters. Please share the ice and respect the hard work of our staff.

We now have a port-o-let on site!

Thank you,

Essex Parks and Recreation

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New in 2022!  This year we will have TWO rinks. The second will be a smaller “learn to skate” rink.

This Winter our ice rink is located at Foster Road Park (60 Foster Road). There will be a sign (open/closed) at the top of the dirt road of Foster Road and another at the rink.

Free to the public! Bring your own skates!

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