Downtown Worcester's ultimate winter time destination. 


The 12,000 sq ft. ice rink, which opened in 2012, opens for the 2019-2020 season on Friday, November 29 . At the rink you'll find Skate rentals, holiday lights, music and more, making it a fun and affordable family-friendly activity. The rink is professionally managed by ASM Global, the DCU Center's talented management team.

The Oval offers specialty programming throughout the season, and we invite you to join us for our unique & fun activity nights. A full listing can be found below. 

Occasionally, the rink may close due to weather. Please check @WorcesterCommonOval on Facebook for closures. 







Skate Rentals: $5

Skate Admission: $5

MCPHS Tutor (skate guide): $5

Masslive Blue Woo Seated Seal Assisted skate guide: $10






More events will be added through the season, so be sure to check our social media or website for the latest activities. For questions, concerns, or inquiries on how to be a partner of the Worcester Common Oval Ice Rink please email 

All events are subject to change/ weather permitting. 












Looking for a fun & unique tournament to sign your favorite hockey player up for during the winter this year? Have 'em compete in a traditional (with a Worcester twist) Pond Hockey Tournament! 

Payment may be made online by creating account in our ordering service, Boomer. by clicking on the link. 

View & Complete the Application HERE. 

For questions regarding the tournament, please email