The last skate

Take a final skate at the rink, before it changes forever. —Ralph Stewart

The Martha’s Vineyard Ice Arena is hosting a Final Skate and Closing Party this Saturday, March 18, from 4 to 6 pm. Take a last lap around the “old” rink before demolition and construction, which will begin on Monday, March 20. The renovated rink is scheduled to open in October 2017. Enter the raffle to win prizes, including private ice sessions, public skating cards, and more. $5 per skater, or $20 per family. Children ages 1 to 4 and seniors 65 and up are free. Skate rentals available for $5.