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The Kelley Family at the Ice at Canalside

The Kelley Family

Celebrate your next birthday at The Ice at Canalside! Spend the day skating with friends and family and enjoy your time outside in beautiful Western New York. This is an exciting and affordable way to celebrate, admission is only $4 for kids 6-12, $6 for kids 13 and over, and kids 5 and younger are FREE! Other must-try activities include the ice bumper cars where you can compete head-to-head against your friends and family! If you want to bring out your inner Olympian, The Ice at Canalside also offers a full curling court for your practice and amusement. Also, new to Canalside are the Igloos at The Ice which gives you a unique space to stay warm right next to the ice rink!

The Kelley family came to The Ice to celebrate their son Adison’s 6th birthday. Faces were all smiles as the family made loops around the rink. When asked how he plans to celebrate his birthday, he says he was having a blast skating with his family.

“I’m going to eat cake and ice cream, and I went ice skating and I had a lot of fun doing it!”

Adison’s father, Santos says that The Ice at Canalside is a great place to bring his family.

“From the overall safety to the many amenities available so close to each other I enjoy bringing my children here because I know that they will have a great time!”

The Mickey Family at the Ice at Canalside

The Mickey Family

Cory Mickey was also celebrating his son Shane’s 8th birthday. A family of hockey lovers, Cory enjoys bringing his two sons to The Ice to practice skating and to stay active. Shane was gliding all over the ice while Cory was helping his younger son Jordan, learn how to skate. Cory agrees that the safety around Canalside helps give him peace of mind knowing his kids are having fun while staying safe.

“It’s super unique down here. Being in the heart of the city of Buffalo, you have a lot to do and if you can’t skate you can go on the ice bikes or ice bumper cars. It’s definitely a family environment.”

Celebrate family fun at The Ice and enjoy all Canalside has to offer this winter season! From skating to curling we are sure you will find something you’ll love. Bring your friends and family and make memories that will last a lifetime. For more information on activities and prices please visit