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The Official Site of the Florida Panthers

This holiday season, skate on real ice in downtown Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach County! Enjoy an unmatched holiday experience at both locations!

Panthers in the Park

Located at Huizenga (Bubier Park) at the intersection of Las Olas and Andrews Ave. The rink is a community initiative in partnership with the City of Fort Lauderdale. Come skate and enjoy Fort Lauderdale's Riverwalk and an abundance of surrounding dining and shopping options on Las Olas Blvd. and SW 2nd St. The rink is 80 feet x 40 feet and will be housed under a clear tent.

DIRECTIONS TO HUIZENGA RINK

Panthers in Palm Beach

Located in the front parking lot of the Hoffman's Chocolates Factory on Lake Worth Road in Greenacres. Come skate and enjoy other winter activities at Hoffman's Winter Wonderland. This rink is an open-air 60 x 40 feet rink.

Click HERE for all the information on Hoffman's Chocolates 27th annual Winter Wonderland!

DIRECTIONS TO HOFFMAN'S CHOCOLATES RINK

Dates and Hours of Operation

Panthers in the Park

Dates: November 26th- January 7th

Hours: Weekdays: 3PM- 10 PM, Weekends 12PM-10 PM 

On Nov. 26 ONLY, Panthers in the Park will open at 10 AM in conjunction with Winterfest Family Fun Day. 

*Early closure Christmas Eve (6PM), Closed Christmas Day

Panthers in Palm Beach

Dates: November 18th- December 30th

Hours: Weekdays: 3PM- 10 PM, Weekends 12PM-10 PM

*Closed Thanksgiving, Early closure Christmas Eve (6PM), Closed Christmas Day

Tickets can be purchased at the rinks during above listed hours of operation or online through the below link. Purchase of online tickets will expedite your way onto to the ice. No refunds for online purchases.

*Link coming soon*

*All prices include skate rental and tax; skating sessions are 60 minutes long.

*$1 of every admission will go to the Florida Panthers Foundation to benefit the South Florida Community. 

  • $15: Individual skate
  • $13: Group rate (Groups of 25+)
  • $10: Fort Lauderdale City employees (Huizenga Park location), Military and First Responders and up to four guests (Valid ID required)
  • Skate + Panthers Game Ticket: Enjoy skating and then redeem your voucher at our box office at a future game:
  • $25: Skate + Upper Level Game Ticket Voucher
  • $55: Skate + Lower Level Game Ticket Voucher

Your ticket includes skate rental. The skates are hockey or figure skates sizes range from youth 8 to adult 13.

Yes. However, the cost for a ticket is the same.

Yes, we will have PVC walkers to assist younger skaters.

No refunds after purchase. If rain at our Hoffman's Chocolates location closes the rink to shut down mid-session, vouchers will be given to skaters for use at a later date.

The Fort Lauderdale location is tented and will remain open during inclement weather. Our Greenacres location is open air, but will only close when ice conditions become too slick. Watch our twitter feed for updates if weather is a threat to holiday fun!

Yes, it's real ice in South Florida, but we run a hockey team, we know how to keep ice frozen in 80 degree weather!

For larger group outings please submit the below form and we will contact you within 24 hours. Groups of 25+ receive get the group rate of $13 per skater.

Fill out the form HERE.

Yes, avoid Ticketmaster fees and receive a discount off box office pricing by purchasing a skate and ticket package at any of our locations. For only $25, receive a discounted ticket to skate and ticket voucher to a Panthers game in the upper bowl. For $55, receive a discounted ticket to skate and a ticket voucher to a Panthers game in the lower bowl.*

*Panthers game dates availability are:

Friday, December 1st: San Jose

Monday, January 4th, NY Islanders

Thursday, January 7th, Winnipeg

Saturday, January 9th, Colorado

Friday, December 22nd, Minnesota

Saturday, December 23rd, Ottawa

Thursday, December 28th, Philadelphia

Friday, January 12th, Calgary

Friday, January 19th, Las Vegas

Thursday, January 25th, Washington

The voucher can be redeemed day of game or during regular box office hours

Laptops will also be available to purchase the Panthers holiday pack at each rink. Receive a free skate voucher for immediate use if a package is purchased on location at our rinks!

For all Panthers holiday plan information, click HERE.

Interested in a ticket plan? You may purchase this ticket package at the ice rink or by calling 954.835.PUCK.

No one is allowed on the ice without appropriate ice skates. Parents and guardians are not allowed to carry children while on the ice. PVC Walkers are at each location to assist children around the ice.

There will be shoe holders, but no locker on site. All patrons will be responsible for all of their personal belongings while on and off the ice. Panthers in the Park Ice Skating Rink and its sponsors are not responsible for lost or stolen belongings.

Fort Lauderdale: Parking is available in surround parking garages. The closest city garage is located at 132 SE 2nd Avenue.

Greenacres: Parking is provided free of charge at LC Swain Middle School parking lot that is adjacent (west) of the Hoffman's Chocolates Factory.

There is no minimum age for children, but all children under 12 years of age must be supervised. Our smallest skate size is children's size 8. We advise parents to use their discretion as to whether the child will enjoy the experience if they are very young.

The ice rink is outdoors and therefore you should plan to dress warm enough to sustain being outside in the daily conditions. Socks are required and available for purchase on site (tall socks are encouraged). Gloves are recommended regardless of the conditions and will also be available for purchase on site. At times the ice may become wet, skaters should dress accordingly. It's still Florida and skating is exercise so snowsuits/ski gear are not recommended. 

Fort Lauderdale: Pets are allowed in Huizenga park; however, no pets are allowed in the tent or on the ice.

Greenacres: Pets are not allowed in the general rink vicinity or on the ice.

Fort Lauderdale: Riverwalk concession stands will be open. There's dining options throughout Las Olas Blvd. and SW 2nd St to eat and skate and enjoy a day downtown.

Greenacres: There will be a concessionaire on site for food and drink options, but more importantly the Hoffman Chocolates factory will be open to enjoy holiday treats, chocolate and ice cream!

No food or beverages are allowed on the ice.

There are portable restrooms on site at the park for public use.

Yes, socks are available for purchase for $3.

Yes, the Panthers will have a merchandise kiosk located on-site that will have gloves, winter hats and t-shirts.

You are welcome to watch around the outside of the rink.

Please visit the below link which highlights Panther Partner rink locations and program information.

https://www.nhl.com/panthers/community/rinks

Yes! The Florida Panthers in conjunction with the NHL, NHLPA and USA Hockey will be hosting "Florida Panthers Learn To Play" for boys and girls ages 5-9. All registrants must be first time ice hockey participants and have never been registered with USA hockey. The program was developed in an effort to reduce cost barriers to ice hockey participation by providing free equipment. The Learn To Play program primary goal is to create the next generation of hockey players and fans who will remain engaged with the game throughout the rest of their lives. Cost of entry is $150. Every participant will receive 6 weeks of on-ice training with Florida Panthers Alumni and USA Hockey Certified Coaches. Each participant will also be custom fitted for a full set of hockey equipment that they will use during the program and keep at the conclusion of the 6 weeks.

https://www.nhl.com/panthers/community/learntoplay