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Planning Your Visit: Know Before You Go

The Plaza Ice Rink is open for the 2023-24 season! Visit the Skate Admissions & Rental window past Globe Coffee to pay the admissions fee, complete your waiver check-in and to rent ice skates.

Adults (18+): $8
Kids: $5

Skate Rental: $5

You must complete a waiver before entering onto the ice rink. Waiver must be done day of, not per season. Waiver can be completed ahead of time, online, or with our QR code the day of.

Common Questions

Hours of Operation

Ice Rink

Mon (4:00-7:00 pm)
Tues (PRIVATE EVENTS)
Wed (PRIVATE EVENTS)
Thurs (4:00-8:00 pm)
Fri (4:00-9:00 pm)
Sat (11:00 am-9:00 pm)
Sun (11:00 am-6:00 pm)

Globe Coffee Hours

Complete Your Daily Waiver

Complete your waiver from your computer, smartphone or any device before arriving.

Each adult (18+) must complete his/her own waiver. Each adult may add up to six minors per waiver. Upon submission, complete your check-in process at the Admissions window.

Payment Options

The Plaza & Globe Coffee operate as a cashless system. For all transactions, we accept credit, debit, or mobile pay.

Open storage lockers are available inside and outside.

Location & Free Parking

229 W Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956

Free Parking Availability

Parking Ramp (Green)
109 N Church St

Loop the Lake Lot

First Presbyterian Church
200 S Church St

General Admission

Does not include skate rental

Adults (18+): $8
Kids: $5

Skate Rental: $5

Family Package

Family of four, includes skate rental

Family Package: $35

Add-On Skaters: $5/person

Group Pricing

Groups & Events: Contact us for more information

[email protected]

Information, pricing, hours & rules are subject to changes. For any questions, please email [email protected]

Events, Classes & Lessons

Birthday Parties

Private party room (two hours), skate admission & skate rental for 12 people.

Celebrate at The Plaza!

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Tot Classes

Never too early to learn your way on the ice! 30-minute sessions available now.

Tot Skate Lessons

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Skate Lessons

Regardless of your age, join a lesson to learn! 30-minute sessions available now.

Group Skate Lessons

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Ice Jam

Get your workout in on the ice! 60-minute sessions available now.

ICE JAM
SESSIONS

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Click on our calendar for availability of events, birthday parties, and lessons

Information & Common Questions

We feature an ice skating rink from November to March. From April to October, when The Plaza doesn’t have ice, it is set with chairs, tables and umbrellas and is used for events like art fairs, exercise classes, and roller skating.

We are in downtown Neenah, Wisconsin (229 W Wisconsin Avenue). GET DIRECTIONS

There are several parking options in the area. View Parking Map

The Plaza & Globe Coffee operate as a cashless system. Ice skate and roller skate rental, Globe Coffee purchases and any other onsite transactions must be completed with credit, debit, or mobile pay.

There are fees for skating & skate rental. Other events held at The Plaza may have a cost associated with them. Stay tuned to our Facebook page for events. Fees & Rental You must complete a waiver before entering onto the rink surface. Whether you choose to rent skates or bring your own, you must pay the admission fee.

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You must complete a waiver before entering onto the rink surface. Whether you choose to rent skates or bring your own, you must pay the admission fee.

You must complete a waiver before entering onto the rink surface. Whether you choose to rent skates or bring your own, you must pay the admission fee.

Please inquire at [email protected]

Popular S’mores Trays are available at Globe Coffee for $10.

Within The Plaza, Globe Coffee operates on a year-round basis and serves coffee, hot cocoa and smoothies; full menu like bagels and paninis; and s’mores during the skating season. Guests can make the s’mores themselves over gas fire pits.

We are a smoke free environment, and no carry-ins are allowed within the premises.

More Information & Hours

The Plaza and Globe Coffee are available for birthday parties and other private events.

Large, full-facility rental events are available on Wednesdays for $2,000. This includes 3 hours of skating, and you can use one of our preferred caterers. Alcohol can be served through us or the preferred caterer, for private events only.

We also offer discounted group rates for non-profit groups on Monday-Tuesday (4:00-7:00pm) & Thursday (4:00-8:00pm).

If you’d like to hold your group event at The Plaza, regardless of size, please contact us at [email protected]

(920) 486-8085

Monday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Globe Coffee is also open when the Ice Rink is open

Within The Plaza, Globe Coffee operates on a year-round basis and serves coffee, hot cocoa and smoothies. We also have a full menu with bagels, paninis, wraps and s’mores. Guests can make the s’mores themselves over gas firepits.

The name of the coffee shop comes from the little girl sculpture at the entrance to Downtown Neenah raising her arms to the sky in joyful empowerment.

Globe Coffee roasts their own beans in-house on a zero-emission Bellwether Roaster. We purchase ethically sourced beans.

A place for you & your family to create smiles & memories

The Plaza is rated one of the top 10 most charming ice rinks in the Nation by BestLife.com. Open from mid November to March as an outdoor ice rink.

From April to October, when The Plaza doesn’t have ice, it is set with chairs, tables and umbrellas and is used for events like art fairs, exercise classes, roller skating, and private events.

The Beautiful City of Neenah, Wisconsin

We’re proud to call Neenah our home. Quietly nestled along the shores of Lake Winnebago, Neenah offers the perfect blend of small town spirit along with the convenience of living in a quickly growing urban center. The Plaza brings magic to our Downtown.

What Makes The Plaza Special

Welcome to The Plaza! Thank you to the many people who contributed to make the dream come true. The expertise, innovation and big hearts of these people have helped to make The Plaza a gem of the Fox Cities.

Refrigerated Ice Rink

Refrigerated Ice Rink

The ice rink operates with a glycol chiller system that keeps the rink frozen, while simultaneously, a heating system keeps the 62,000 surrounding pavers heated, limiting snow and ice buildup.

Private Room

Private Room

Utilize our private room for business meetings, Bible studies, or group gatherings Monday - Friday during coffee shop hours. Free of charge, all group members must make a purchase of food or drink.

Rent our room during skate hours or weekends, for parties or group gatherings. Contact [email protected] for more information.

Coffee Flights

Coffee Flights

Try our monthly coffee flights! We feature a latte, traditional, and non-coffee flight of three monthly flavors.

Patio

Patio

Spring - Fall, we have a pet friendly patio. Come inside or to our patio window to order an iced latte or hand squeezed lemonade.

Private Events

Private Events

Rent out the entire facility (inside & out) all year long.

Contact [email protected] for more details.

Fire Pits

Fire Pits

We have three gas fireplaces available for our popular s'mores trays that serve 8 people ($10/tray)

Joyful Empowerment, A Celebration of Life

Joyful Empowerment, A Celebration of Life

Located Inside the Manor Haus

"This sculpture symbolically brings to life a little girl poised on top of the world, raising her arms to the sky in joyful empowerment. In America, everyone has the freedom to receive an education and chase their dreams.”

- John F. Bergstrom

Roller Skating

Roller Skating

Available Spring - Fall. Check out our Facebook for events.

Contact [email protected] for information on Birthday parties

Engagement

Engagement

Ready to pop the question? The Plaza is your perfect engagement location!

Contact us to help plan your engagement

Features of The Plaza at Gateway Park

Our Location

229 W Wisconsin Ave
Neenah, WI 54956

Free Parking Options

Free Parking after 4:00 pm
Parking Ramp (Green Ramp)
109 N Church St, Neenah, WI 54956
Free Parking Anytime
Arrowhead Park
355 Millview Dr, Neenah, WI 54956
Free Parking Anytime (excluding Sundays)
First Presbyterian Church
200 S Church St, Neenah, WI 54956