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The Rink

2022 Season

The Rink at WinterFest presented by Chick-fil-A 2022 is free to see and $10 to skate. This outdoor skating rink is conveniently located in Convention Center Plaza in Downtown El Paso.

Location: Convention Center Plaza
Frequently Asked Questions

Hours of Operation:
Open Starting Saturday, November 19th
Monday - Thursday: 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
(Last session starts at 9:00 p.m.)
Fridays: 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
(Last session starts at 11:00 p.m.)
Saturdays: 2:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
(Last session starts at 11:00 p.m.)
Sundays: 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
(Last session starts at 8:00 p.m.)

Ticket Costs:

  • $10.00 - ages 6 & up (General Admission)
  • $5.00 - kids 5 & Under
  • $7.00 - Military w/ ID

Book your holiday party or event at the Rink.

The Rink at WinterFest

Always Available Discounts:

  • $5.00 - Toys for Tots – If you bring a new, unwrapped toy, you get a discounted ticket $5.00. (In Person only)
  • $5.00 - Clothing/Blanket Drive – If you bring a new, unwrapped item, you get a discounted ticket $5.00. (In Person only)
  • $7.00 – Family 4-pack of tickets on Wednesdays only – must be bought in packs of 4. (Online & In Person)
  • $7.00 - First responders w/ ID get a discounted ticket $7.00 (In Person only)
  • $8.00 - Parties 10 or more get a discounted ticket $8.00.
  • $8.00 – Bring your Chick-fil-A receipt to the rink and receive a discount! (In Person only)

Skate Passes

Sales at the door credit card only. Full price and child tickets will be available online.
All other discounts will be available at the door.

The Rink will be closed: 11/24, 12/24, & 12/31.

Please note: Check your spam or junk folder for your universe tickets.
Sensory Hour: The first hour of skating at the rink will be available without special effects for those with specific sensory needs on Saturday, November 26.
Lost and Found for The Rink located at the ticketing booth.

The Rink at WinterFest

Rock the Rink

  • Every Friday: Live Music on the Rink Stage
    – Friday, Dec. 9: Franklin HS Mariachi
    – Friday, Dec. 16: Jessica Flores (Selena Tribute)
    – Friday, Dec. 17: Sangre Gitana
    – Friday, Dec. 23: Ooh La La
    – Friday, Dec. 30: Feline Fox
  • Every Saturday: Theme Night on the Ice! Costumes encouraged!
    – Saturday, Dec. 10: 80's Night
    – Saturday, Dec. 17: 90's Night