Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Brett Memorial Ice Arena

The Brett Memorial Ice Arena will be closed for renovations beginning Monday, March 26th, 2018 until September 2018.

Thank you for your patience during this time.

For more information please call The Brett at (907) 861-7690.

Ice Rink Schedule

Current Activities

The Brett Memorial Ice Arena will be closed for renovations beginning Monday, March 26th, 2018 until September 2018. Thank you for your patience during this time.

Learn to Skate

Learn to Skate Welcome to Learn To Skate at Brett Ice Arena. Ages 3.5 to adults and all skill levels are welcome! We offer a variety of classes year round. We teach the ISI Ice Skating Program. An ISI membership is required for all Learn to Skate students starting September 1, 2017. Follow this link to sign up for your ISI membership. ISI MembershipISI no background

Fall 2018/19 Season of Learn to Skate! Mark your calenders!

Tuesdays 11:30-12:15pm or 5:15-6:00pm
Sept 11th - Oct 23rd 
Thursdays 11:30-12:15pm or 5:15-6:00pm
Sept 13th - Oct 25th 
Sept 15th - Oct 27th!
Theatre On Ice 10:30-11:30am
Pre Alpha - Freestyle Learn to Skate 12:30-1:15pm
TOT's/Beginners Ages 3.5 - 6 Learn to Skate 
7 Week Sessions!
$85.00 for 7 60 minute classes!
$75.00 for 7 45 minute classes!
$65.00 for 7 30 minute classes!
All levels and ages 3.5 and up are welcome in Tuesday or Thursday classes!
Reserve your spot today!                         
Theatre On Ice is about building skills, team skating and performing. We have performed in Fur Rondy On Ice, Alaska Aces games, and local shows and competitions. Come join our team!
Individual Instruction
One on one coaching with one of our skating instructors. We have instructors who specialize in figure skating, beginning skating and hockey. Whether you want to play hockey, compete in figure skating competitions or have a solo in a skating show, we can help you accomplish your goals. Punchcards are available for individual instruction. Individual Instruction is done on Freestyle ice.
Learn to Skate at the MTA Events Center in Palmer
Fridays at the MTA Events Center in Palmer!
More information coming soon!
Figure Skating
Freestyle Ice is reserved for Figure Skaters to practice and master their skills! This is also a time when individual instruction is done with a private instructor. Freestyle ice is $10 per session or punchcards may be purchased. All freestyle skaters must sign in at the front office before entering the ice. Please check our rink schedule for freestyle times.
The Brett Ice Arena hosts the annual Iditarod Days Skatefest ISI Figure Skating Competition every year in March. We encourage skaters of all ages and levels to compete for the Brett Ice Arena.
For more information on the Learn to Skate or Figure Skating Program please contact Kaitlyn, Skating Program Facilitator at (907) 861-7963 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   


Public Skate (Adult) $5.00
Public Skate (5 and Under/Seniors) $4.00
Public Skate Families (Up to 4 members) $15.00
Skate Rental $3.00
Public Skate Punch Card ten-visit Youth - (5 yrs and under) $32.00
Public Skate Punch Card ten-visit Adult - (6 yrs and above) $40.00
Public Skate Punch Card ten-visit Seniors- (55 yrs and older) $32.00
Skate Sharpening Same Day $9.00
Skate Sharpening Next Day $6.00
Skate Sharpening Punch cards (10 Sharpens) $54.00
Learn To Skate Lessons (Per 7 Lesson Session) $75.00
Learn To Skate Lessons Summer (Per 6 Lesson Session) $64.50
Freestyle (Hourly) $10.00
Public Hockey $10.00
Freestyle and Public Hockey ten-visit punch card $90.00
Freestyle and Public Hockey five-visit punch card $45.00
Individual Instruction Lessons $85.00/$120.00
Birthday Parties (10 Admissions) $100.00
Birthday Party Additional Members $5.00

Rink Rental

Brett Memorial Ice Arena is a great place to gather.

Rink Reservation Form

  • Birthdays
  • Youth Groups
  • Church Socials
  • Office Parties
  • Special Events
  • Private Rentals 

Rent the ice arena for a special event or party.

Fall Ice RentalSeptember 1st - March 31st
Prime Time  Monday-Friday 5:00PM-10:00PM $235.00 per hour
 Saturday/Sunday 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Non Prime Time  All hours outside Prime Time (except Paid Gate events) $190.00 per hour

 Call now to make your reservation.

Birthday Parties

Birthdays at the Brett are the Best Buy in Town!

Have your party during a "Public Session" and enjoy our special "Party Rates" which include a private party room to set up your goodies, stow your personal gear, and gather for off-ice group activities! We even include a Birthday gift for the Birthday Guest of Honor!

Includes 10 admissions and 10 skate rentals for $100.00.
Each additional skater and skate rental is $5.00.
Ask about add-ons. We can do group lessons for the whole party!