Jack Kirrane Ice Skating Rink

2017 - 2018 Skating Season:
December 1 - March 4

The Skating Rink is open to the public for skating lessons, hockey leagues and private rentals. The rink offers skate rentals of both figure skates and hockey skates as well as skate sharpening. There is a food concession stand available during public skate hours. 
Schedule and/or closure information, when available, can be found by following the "Alerts" link.

Public Skating hours December 25th - December 31st:

Tuesday, 12/26: 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Wednesday, 12/27: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
Thursday, 12/28: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
Friday, 12/29: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
Saturday, 12/30: 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Sunday, 12/31: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Public Skating Hours (starting Friday, December 1)

Public Skating:   Tuesdays       9:30am -11:30am 
                              Thursdays     9:30am - 11:30am 
                             Fridays*          8:00pm - 10:00pm 
                             Saturdays   12:00noon - 5:00pm
                              Sundays       12:00noon - 5:00pm
*There will be no public skating on Friday, Feb. 9 due to a Brookline Rec Teen Skating Event (RAFT). 

Extended Hours 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Additional public skating hours are available during the December and February public school vacation weeks. Extended hours dates: 12/26-12/29, 1/1, 1/15, 2/19-2/23*

Adult Drop in Hockey (starting Sunday, December 5)

Mondays & Wednesdays      9:15pm - 11:00pm
Sundays                                7:30am - 9:15am

Private Rentals

Private rentals will be available to residents beginning October 16 at 9:00am and to non-residents November 13 at 9:00am. To reserve a private rental time, please call the Brookline Rec office at (617)730-2069 or reserve online at the above link. We accept Visa or Mastercard.   

Rental Availability:  Private rentals are available by the hour. The hourly rates are $225 for residents and $300 for non-residents. Blocks that are available include:
Fridays            5:00pm - 6:15pm
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Saturdays        5:30pm - 6:30pm
6:45pm - 7:45pm
8:00pm - 9:00pm
9:15pm - 10:15pm
Sundays          9:30am - 10:30am
                        9:00pm - 11:00pm

The Kirrane Ice Skating Rink also has rental availability during the week. To reserve the ice during this time, please call the Rink Coordinator at 617-730-2069. Hours that are available include: 
Mon & Wed 8:00am - 1:45pm
Tue & Thurs 8:00am - 9:00am
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Fridays 11:45am - 1:45pm

Admission Fees

Type of Service
Resident Non-Resident
Adult Daily Skate $6 $8
Reduced Rate Daily Skate $4 $6
Under 24 Months Daily Skate Free Free
Adult Swipe Card (16 skates) $75 $100
Adult Hockey $10 $10
Reduced Rate Swipe Card (16 skates) $45 $75
Season Family Pass $150 $205
Season Adult Pass $100 $135
Season Reduced Rate Pass $65 $90
Skate Rental $6 $6
Skate Sharpening $8 $8
Private Ice Rental
$225 $300
The Reduced Rate is available for seniors, students, veterans and disabled participants.

Baystate Skating School

It’s time to sharpen your blades for the coming winter season. Lace up your skates and join the fun.
  • Recreation, Figure, Hockey skills taught by professional Instructors
  • Skaters must have sharpened Figure, Hockey, or Recreation Skates - NO Double Runners
  • Skating helmets are mandatory for students ages 4 to 9 years old and highly recommended for everyone. Mittens/gloves encouraged.
  • There is a 25 minute lesson and a 25 minute supervised practice.
  • Skill progression: balancing, falling and getting up, glides, turns, edges, crossovers, spins, jumps, and more.
  • This is not a drop-off class.
To register, please call 781-890-8480 or visit the Baystate Skating School resource.

Adult Men's Hockey

Join our adult men's hockey league! Games are played on Tuesday and Thursday evenings under the lights and starry nights. Officials are assigned to all games and league standings are kept.


The League President is Adam Gurry. To sign up, please contact Adam at larzhockey@gmail.com 

Youth Hockey

Visit the Brookline Youth Hockey resource for more information on that activity.