Birthday Parties

Host your birthday party at Glacier Ice Rink and have the coolest party in town! Birthday parties are available during public skating sessions or you may rent the ice for a private party.

Private Ice Rental Party Package

This package is for up to 15 guests and includes:

  • One-hour private rental of either the indoor or outdoor ice sheet
  • Use of party room for 1.5 hours – 15 minutes prior to rental and 15 minutes after rental
  • Skate rentals and walkers (if needed) for all skaters
  • Photo opportunity with Zamboni at the end of the skating session
  • Additional skaters may be added for $5 per person. However, party room capacity is limited to 20 people.
Cost: $250

Public Skate Party Package

This package is for up to 15 guests and includes:

  • Use of party room during public skate plus 15 minutes prior to session and 15 minutes after the session
  • Admission and skate rentals for all guests
  • Shout out to birthday child over the sound system
Cost: $200

Additional skaters (up to 20 total) may be added for $8 each.


  • A 50% deposit is required to book your party. Payment is due in full at the time of party. We accept checks, Visa, Amex and Mastercard.
  • Parties may be cancelled up to five days in advance at no charge. Parties cancelled after that date will lose their deposit.
  • Access to party rooms begins 15 minutes prior to the session start and ends 15 minutes after the session.
  • Outside food and drinks may be brought in. Please bring your own plates, napkins and utensils as we do not provide these.
  • Private ice time is limited and varies. Contact us directly for ice time availablity.
  • Public skating sessions are held every weekend, with sessions on both the indoor and outdoor ice sheet. Birthday parties will not be booked during Sunday Family Skates (12-1:30 pm).


Please contact Kate at 406-728-0316 x 0 or kate@glaciericerink to discuss your options.

Private Ice Rentals

Private ice rentals are ideal for groups who want the ice to themselves. Rentals can be used for ice skating events, nonprofit fundraisers, hockey team practices or team-building activities.

Ice is rented by the hour (see rates below) and includes:

  • 15-minute ice cut prior to session
  • Two locker rooms
  • Nets (for hockey programs) or skate aids (walkers)
  • Pucks

Ice rental does not include:

  • Skate rentals
  • Skate guard (akin to a lifeguard)
  • Hockey sticks
  • Helmets
  • Warming room or public space for food/drinks

2021-2022 Base Rental Rates

Prime Rate (Mornings/Evenings/Weekends)

Off-Prime (Weekdays 9am-3 pm or after 10 pm)

Contact us for pricing for events requiring a private space or rental skates for your group.

Note: Rental fee includes a $5 capital improvement fund fee that goes towards future rink capital projects.

Rental Policies

  • Full payment is due at the time of booking. You will need to have an account in our Dash registration system to book the ice.
  • Rentals may be cancelled up to 72 hours in advance and receive full refund. Rentals cancelled 72-48 hours in advance will receive a 50% refund. Rentals cancelled within 48 hours will not receive a refund.
  • Rentals are subject to Glacier Ice Rink’s posted code of conduct. Renter is responsible for their participants’ adherence to these policies.
  • Renter and all associated participants assume full risk of harm, injury or sickness arising from facility use and will not hold Glacier Ice Rink accountable for injuries or sustained during private rentals.

How to Rent

Reservations may be requested using our online reservation system (you will need to create an account). The available times may not be completely accurate, but give us an idea of what you’re looking for. We will get back with you within 48 hours to confirm your rental request.


For more information on rentals or to check specific availability, please contact Kate Leonberger at 406-728-0316 x 0.

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