We have GIFT CARDS! Stop by the Community Rink to purchase your gift card in any denomination.
One of the finest ice skating facilities in the Midwest, the Centerpoint Community Ice offers a wide variety of programs including public skating, learn-to-skate classes, figure skating, hockey, special events, birthday parties and private rentals. The facility also hosts a full-service concession stand, skate sharpening services and a Pro Skate Shop for all your skating equipment, gear and apparel needs. Please contact our Community Ice Manager, Chris Johnston at 816-442-6128.
Public skating sessions are open to skaters of all ages and skill levels. We offer daytime and well as evening and weekend open skate sessions. Skate Rentals are available for all ages. Please call the Community Rink at 816-442-6128 or visit our public skate page for times and pricing.
Learn to Skate
Classes Group lessons are available for all ages and abilities- no experience required! The Centerpoint Community Ice offers both weekday and weekend group lesson times. Lessons are scheduled around public skate times so that participants can stay and practice their skills. Classes include skate rental on the day of class and well as unlimited public session admissions for the skaters enrolled in classes! Contact the Skating Director, Michelle Lauerman at 816-442-6128 or visit our learn to skate page for class times, prices, and helpful information for skaters and parents!
Why not make this year’s birthday party a skate party! Take the hassle out of planning your party and come celebrate your birthday with us. Enjoy your own private party area and let us worry about the food, fun, and clean-up. For more information, please visit our birthday party page. To schedule a party, please contact our Birthday Party Coordinator Vicki Rew at email@example.com or by phone at 816-442-6104.
The Centerpoint Community Ice offers various hockey programs for youth and adults as well as Open Hockey and Stick & Puck Sessions. Open hockey times are designed for pick up games for players of all abilities. Stick & Puck sessions are designed for players to come out and work on their individual skills. Contact Brandon Schultz at 816-442-6124 or check our ice hockey page for times, age restrictions and more information. We also offer 4 different skill levels of Adult Hockey Leagues ranging from recreational to competative.
Freestyle sessions and Private lessons are available for beginning to competitive skaters. Freestyle is a time for figure skating practice. Contact the Skating Director, Michelle Lauerman at 816-442-6126 or visit our figure skating page for more information.
Need a fun activity for your group? The Centerpoint Community Ice is the perfect place to bring your church, school or office group. Check out our group events page for times to bring your group as well as our group rates. Call us at 816-442-6128 to make a reservation- no deposit required.
Escape the ordinary and book your group to come out and play broomball. Broomball is a fun way to get everyone involved. Played in your street shoes on the ice, participants will enjoy trying to score on the opposing team. Call for more details or to book your group and get the fun rolling. Equipment is provided with your ice rental.
Interested in a private ice rental for your group? Call us for available times and pricing.
13th Annual Ringside World Championships
13th Annual Ringside World Championships Tournament at Independence Events Center will take place July 31 – Aug. 3. This amateur boxing tournament will bring more than 4,000 boxers, attendees, exhibitors, and industry professionals to the Eastern Jackson County region.
Independence Events Center Announces Complete Ice Skate Upgrade
Ice skate upgrade coming the the Centerpoint Community Ice. 500 pairs of new Riedell ice skates © will be available for rental this season beginning in mid-April.
Ball Up Search for the Next Tour
The Independence Events Center announced today that the world’s best streetball players including the Professor, AO, Air Up There are joining forces for the “Search for the Next” streetball tour. The tour stops at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 22 in Independence, Missouri when the Ball Up All-Stars will take on the Kansas City’s regions best streetball players at Independence Events Center. This live action family-friendly exhibition promises an evening filled with show-stopping slam-dunks and insane ball handling skills.
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