Ice Skate in the Heart of Downtown DSM!


Brenton skating plaza

From November to March, Brenton Skating Plaza offers people of all ages the chance to ice skate in the open air, amid the snowflakes and under the stars in Downtown Des Moines (DSM). Additionally, Brenton Skating Plaza transforms into The Canopy from May to October, a unique and fun venue for weddings, concerts and events.

Visit the Ice Skating page for more information about hours, prices, ice skating clinics or even how to join a broomball league!

Brenton Skating Plaza

Featured Events

Kick-off the holiday season in the Historic East Village for their Annual Holiday Promenade on Nov. 22-Nov. 23.
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Free Skating Clinic

November 23, 2019

Learn basic ice skating skills in a fun and energetic environment.
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