Ice Skating

Girl ice skating

2700 Sheridan Avenue • P: 305.673.7000 x2530


The World Health Organization has officially deemed this current outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19 a pandemic. As such, both the Governor of the State of Florida and the Miami-Dade County Mayor have issued official state of emergency declarations.

In response to this and in an effort to keep our residents and visitors safe, the City of Miami Beach is evaluating all events and measures to be taken. Please check the City’s Coronavirus COVID-19 web page frequently for updates.

The Barbara Medina Ice Rink at the Scott Rakow Youth Center is a state of the art 12,885 square foot ice skating rink. Our rink is home to many programs for children and adults that include figure skating, ice hockey, open sessions, private lessons, birthday parties and rentals. The ice rink has bleacher seating for spectators and two handicapped accessible restrooms conveniently located nearby.

Public Skating Sessions

Monday & Tuesday: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Friday: 1:50 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 12:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Please note:

  • Facility usage will be limited to reduced programming and capacity restrictions. 
  • No groups of 10 or more will be allowed and all patrons must maintain social distancing of 6 feet at all times
  • Face coverings must be worn while entering and exiting the facility and whenever social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Participants are advised to bring their own equipment such as skates, gloves, hockey sticks, etc.
  • Bring your own water bottle (water fountains will not be available)
  • Restroom usage is for ice rink patrons only
  • Ice rink patrons are not permitted inside the Scott Rakow Youth Center
  • All programs must be paid in advance online. Click here to create / sign in to your account >

Residents: $5 / Skate Rental: $4
Non-Residents: $9 youth, $13 adult / Skate Rental: $7

More Information

Winter Schedule beginning 1/1/21

Monday 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
4:05 p.m. – 5:05 p.m.
Wednesday 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
4:05 p.m. – 5:05 p.m.
5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
6:20 p.m. – 7:40 p.m.
Friday 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
11:05 a.m. – 12: 35 p.m.

Lesson must be paid prior to entering the ice rink.  Click here to create an account / sign in >

Fees per session
Residents: $12 / session
Non-Residents: $17 / session
Skate Rental: $4 res. / $7 non-res.

Only 10 skaters are allowed on the ice during the sessions.

Session Dates: April 26 - June 7, 2021
Registration begins: April 12 (MB Residents), April 19 (Non-Residents)
Registration closes April 25. 
Click here to register >

Class size is currently limited to 5 skaters.

Mondays - 5:10 p.m.
• Snowplow Sam 1, 2, 3, 4 (Ages: 4 - 5)

Mondays - 6:00 p.m.
• Basic 1, 2, 3, 4 (Ages: 6 - 16)

Residents: $77 (+ annual registration fee of $20 per person)
Non-Residents: $139 (+ annual registration fee of $20 per person)
* 25% resident discount for each additional family member

Click here for the Learn to Skate USA Orientation Video

Ice skating is a great way to exercise and have fun at the same time! The Miami Beach Skating Academy is a program of Learn to Skate USA. Learn to Skate USA is the only skating program endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating, USA Hockey, US Speedskating, Special Olympics, and offers every participant a rewarding experience rooted in the lifelong benefits of ice skating. Our group skating lessons provide children and adults of all ages and abilities the best way to learn the fundamentals of ice skating. Lessons include: 30 minute lesson once a week followed by a 15 minute practice session, 5 minute question and answer session for parents with instructor at the end of the session, rental skates for the lesson, test certificates and badges for passed levels, Learn to Skate USA magazine, and a record book with stickers. Learn to Skate USA membership is required. Call 305.673.7000 x 2530 for more information.

Youth Hockey Clinics
Ages: 5 - 13 (max 20 skaters, full equipment required)
Thursdays: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
$16 residents ($28 non-res.)
Call 305.673.7000 x2530 for more information.

Stick & Puck
All ages (max 12 skaters, full equipment required)
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 4:10 p.m. - 5:10 p.m. or 5:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Sundays: 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
$11 residents ($20 non-res.)
Call 305.673.7000 x2530 for more information.
Hockey Lessons: Uros 786.897.3420

Adult Open Ice Hockey
Ages: 18 +, all skill levels (max 12 skaters, full equipment required)
Mondays: 7:15 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Thursdays: 7:40 p.m. - 9:10 p.m.
Fridays: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
$11 residents ($20 non-res.)

Lesson must be paid prior to entering the ice rink. Click here to create / sign in to your account >

Full equipment is required for all of our hockey programs. Equipment needed: helmet with face mask, shoulder pads, hockey skates, hockey sticks, hockey gloves, mouthpiece, neck guard, elbow pads, hockey pants, shins guards and hockey socks. Equipment is not provided by the ice rink. For more information call 305.673.7000 x2530 or email

Private lessons are only taught during Freestyle Skating Sessions. Arrangements must be made directly with a figure skating coach prior to lesson time / birthday parties. For more information, please call 305.673.7000 x2530.

Residents: $7 ice fee per skater
Non-Residents: $14 ice fee per skater

Ice Skating Coaches
The coaches listed below are available for private lessons. Coaches with (*) by their name are currently available for Birthday Parties. Arrangements must be made with them in advance and personally for ALL services.

• Amanda ($80 / hour)
• Anna ($70 / hour)
• Batya ($70 / hour)
• Janice ($70 / hour)
• Lauren ($80 / hour)
• Mia ($50 / hour)
• Michelle ($70 / hour)
• Naomi ($80 / hour)

Rentals currently unavailable until further notice.

Ice Skating Birthday Party Fees (Private Parties)
Ice Skating Birthday Party reservations are taken in the Ice Rink Monday - Friday 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Saturdays 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Sundays 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.. The rental fee must be paid in full and in person to reserve party. Proof of Miami Beach residency is required. Call 305.673.7000 x2530 for more information.

Rental Fees
Indoor Party Room + Patio
Residents: $258 (+ tax)
Non-Residents: $606 (+ tax)

Dates & Times
Saturdays & Sundays
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Patio)
12:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. (Skating Time)

Saturdays Only
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Patio)
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (Skating Time)