Public Skating Rink

Editors’ Choice 

MarketStreet Lynnfield Outdoor Rink, Lynnfield

Standout Qualities: Skate under a crisp winter sky, or even under the stars, at the MarketStreet Rink at MarketStreet Lynnfield. The 55- by 110-foot outdoor skating rink is open from early November through February for public skating and private events. 

What’s Unique: The rink is illuminated by snowflake lights and features festive music during the holiday season. A 200-ton refrigeration unit ensures optimal ice temperature, even in warmer weather. 

Fun Fact: MarketStreet Lynnfield incorporates the rink into its numerous seasonal celebrations, including the Holiday Stroll and the annual New Year’s Eve Block Party.

600 Market St., Lynnfield, 781-484-5400, marketstreetlynnfield.com

 

Readers’ Choice

Henry Graf Jr. Memorial Skating Rink, Newburyport 

Standout Qualities: This year-round rink offers public skating, learn-to-skate and figure skating programs, and youth and adult hockey, as well as rentals and parties, a pro shop, and more. 

Fun Fact: The Graf Rink hosts the Merrimack Valley Skating Club, which is affiliated with the United States Figure Skating Association and hosts events and competitions throughout the year, including a freestyle spring and summer series.

28 Low St., Newburyport, 978-462-8112, grafrink.com