Skate Ribbon Opens for Ice Skating Saturday, November 17, 2018

Riverfront: Dial 311. Media: Fianna Dickson, 625.6297

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 9:47 a.m.

Ice skate downtown among the lights at Spokane’s unique outdoor urban skating experience. The Skate Ribbon invites skaters to explore the dips and climbs of a wandering ice trail, discover scenic urban views or cozy up with hot cocoa. It measures 16’ wide and 700’ long.

Skate Ribbon: The Ice

November 17 - Late February

Open daily
11am – 9pm, Sunday – Thursday
11am – 10pm, Friday & Saturday
10am – 10pm, Extended Holiday Hours (December 22 – January 6, closed December 25)

Opening Celebration

Saturday, November 17

11am Skate Ribbon opens

5pm – 10pm, festivities include immersive fire performances by Cirque Cadia, a unique fire and ice themed fire pit, and an ice sculpture

Unlimited Pass Holder Celebration

All current and new unlimited pass holders (including 2017/2018 season)

Friday, November 16

3 – 10pm

Free hot cocoa, treats, and the first spin on the ice

Activities All Season

Nearly every day, The Ice will be programmed with activities:

  • Free ice skating lessons, most Saturdays and Sundays starting December 1, 11am – 12:30pm. First 15 guests, 30-minute sessions.
  • Cheap Skate Mondays discount skating night, 6pm – close. Free skate rental for every full price ice admission, a $4.50 savings.
  • Thursday Theme Nights – College, Disco, Elf, Harry Potter
  • Happy Hour at the Ribbon – Social ICE on Fridays, 5 - 8pm
  • Corks & Canvas (Dec. 14 , Jan. 18, Feb. 15 at the SkyRibbon Café), painting for ages 21+
  • Cocoa & Canvas (Dec. 9, Jan. 20, Feb. 10 at SkyRibbon Café), painting for ages 8+


1-Hour Ice Ribbon Skating Admission & Skate Rental
$6.95 Adult | $4.95 Child (ages 3-12)
Additional hour: Half Price
Skate Rentals: $4.50

Season Passes

Unlimited Season Pass: $32.95 Adult | $27.95 Child (ages 3-12)
Unlimited Season Pass Renewal: $22.50 Adult | $18.75 Child (ages 3-12)
Unlimited Season Pass Skate Rental Add-on: $17.95

Helmets (upon request): Free

Winter Value Pass (new this year)

1-hour ice ribbon skate with rental, SkyRide admission, and unlimited Looff Carrousel rides: $19.95 Adult | $15.95 Child (ages 3-12)

2017/2018 Season Pass holders

In recognition for the loss of use by our valued Unlimited Pass holders during the 2017/2018 season, Riverfront will be extending all Unlimited Passes for an additional 30 days at the beginning of the 2018/2019 ice season, to December 17, 2018. Additionally, Unlimited Pass holders from last year choosing to renew this season will receive a 25% discount off the price of their new pass. Renewing rate is $22.50 for adults, $18.75 for children 3-12.

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