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Open for the Season!

Tickets $15 at the door

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Cost to Skate

cost to skate

$15 covers skate rental & 90 minutes on the ice. 

Cash and Card accepted


Ice Rink Events

If you have additional questions, please email


Frequently asked Questions

  • Where is Founders Holiday Ice Rink?
    Rock Hill’s open-air ice skating rink is in the heart of Old Town across from Fountain Park. Fountain Park is surrounded by Saluda and East Main Streets.
  • What are the dates of the Ice Skating Rink?
    Thursday, November 18, 2023 - Monday, January 15, 2024.
  • What are the hours?
    Open times vary during school holidays and on official holidays.
  • How much does it cost to skate?
    The cost for admission is $15 per person. This price includes the skate rental. Tickets available online at
  • What if my child (or myself!) can't skate after paying, can we get a refund?
    We're sorry, but we cannot offer refunds.
  • What size skates are available?
    Skates are available for all ages. Skate sizes will not always match shoe sizes. Our employees will help you figure out what size you need. Socks (not footies) are required to skate.
  • Can I bring my own skates?
    Yes, but the admission price is the same.
  • What if I just want to watch - and not skate?
    There's definitely no charge to watch! We encourage watching! There's room to stand all along the ice skating rink to watch. Please don't forget to social distance!
  • How should I dress?
    Here in Rock Hill, you know we can have some 70+ degree days in November/December. But even if it's cold, we recommend wearing gloves - because the ice is COLD if you should fall. Please remember to wear socks.
  • Is there a place to store my personal belongings?
    Founders Holiday Ice Rink does not have any storage for personal belongs so please plan for your own needs.
  • Are there restrooms available?
    Yes. The City of Rock Hill has public restrooms directly across the street. YOU MUST REMOVE YOUR SKATES before going to the restroom.
  • Will the rink close due to rain, snow, warm temperatures or other inclement weather?"
    Safety is our top priority. The rink is covered by a large tent, which means the rink is open rain, shine, and snow. However, if conditions become unsafe due to rain or snow, or even unseasonably warm temperatures, we may need to close the ice skating rink. Any such closure will be announced on our Facebook page.
  • Where should I park when visiting Founders Holiday Ice Rink?
    There are hundreds of parking spaces available within one to two blocks of the ice skating rink in the Black Street parking lot and deck and along Main and Hampton Streets.
  • What is the ice skating rink's capacity?
    Approximately 50 skaters can be on the ice.
  • How to purchase tickets?
    Tickets are available at the door.
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