Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Brett Memorial Ice Arena

The Brett Ice Arena will be opening Wednesday, May 20th, with a limited ice schedule to start. Their will be some new State guidelines for patrons to follow including social distancing and answering some screening questions before entering the arena. At this time each session will be limited to 20 participants on the ice and no observers allowed, except for parents or guardians. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made up to 48 hours ahead of the day you wish to skate.


****Follow appropriate respiratory etiquette, which includes:



Per the state mandate issued May 8, II a. social distancing. The following questions will be asked of all patrons entering our facilities and to prescreen borough staff:

“Do you have any symptoms, or have been in contact with a suspected positive case of COVID 19 within the last 14 days?”

 “Have you had a fever within the last 72 hours (parents may respond for minor children)?”

"Have you traveled out of the state of Alaska in the last 14 days or know to have been in contact with anyone who has travelled out of the State in the last 14 days?”

If the answer is yes to any of the above questions, they will not be allowed to enter the building nor will staff be allowed to work."



For Public Skate, Freestyle, and Stick Time reservations call the office Monday-Friday 10am to 6pm at 907.861.7690

For Private rental request call the ice arena manager Monday-Friday 10am-6pm at 907.861.7692



You may sign up for 1 session per day. Resevations can only be made by the individual or their parent/guardian.

MINORS 12 AND UNDER must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. NO drop offs, please.

NO OBSERVERS, except a parent or guardian.

MAINTAIN 6 foot Social Distancing between non-household members.

NO LOCKER ROOMS/NO SHOWERS until further notice.

You may enter the facility 20 minutes before your skating session begins.

You must exit the facility within 15 minutes after your skating session ends.

AVOID congregating around the rink, player's benches, seating or any common areas.

Restrooms and frequently touched surfaces will be cleaned hourly.

 SKATE SHARPENING - 24 hour drop off only






Ice Rink Schedule

Hockey Activities

STICK TIME ONLY - NO scrimmaging/shinny until further notice from State Mandates.
$6 per person


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 Membership
Summer 2020 Learn to Skate Sessions coming soon!  
Check back soon for updates. 
Learn to Skate Session Prices:
$64.50 for 6 45 minute classes
$75.00 for 7 45 minute classes
$65.00 for 7 30 minute classes
$85.00 for 7 60 minute classes
$310 for Theatre On Ice Season Sept-May
$15.00 ISI membership for new members
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, The "Ice Thrillers". We are the largest Theatre On Ice team in Alaska!
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. Individual lessons is a great way to learn, or suplement Learn to Skate classes.
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.
Ice Shows/Competitions 
The Brett Ice Arena hosts two Learn to Skate Ice Shows every season. A Holiday Ice show in December and a Spring Ice Show in May.
The Brett Ice Arena hosts the annual Skatefest ISI Figure Skating Competition every year in March. This years competition will be held March 7th & 8th, 2020. We encourage skaters of all ages and levels to compete for the Brett.
The Brett Ice Arena has a figure skating team that travels to local figure skating competitions around the state of Alaska. Contact Kaitlyn for more information.
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.   

Fees (Effective September 1, 2019)

Public Skate Ages 11-59 years $6.00
Public Skate Ages (10 and Under)(60 and Over) $5.00
Public Skate Families (Up to 4 members) $18.00
Skate Rental $4.00
Public Skate Punch Card ten-visit  Ages 10 & under $32.00
Public Skate Punch Card ten-visit  Ages 60 and over $35.00
Public Skate Punch Card ten-visit Ages 11-59 years $45.00
Skate Sharpening (While You Wait) NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME  $10.00
Skate Sharpening (Drop Off) 24 hour minimum turnaround $7.00
Skate Sharpening Punch cards (10 Sharpens) $63.00
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
Freestyle  ten-visit punch card $90.00
Public Hockey $12.00
Public Hockey ten-visit punch card $100.00
Birthday Parties (10 Admissions) $100.00
Birthday Party Additional Members $5.00

Ice Rental

Brett Memorial Ice Arena is a great place for your next party or special event.

Call the office to check availability and schedule your ice time. 907.861.7692

Rink Reservation Form

  • Birthdays
  • Youth Groups
  • Church Groups
  • Office Parties
  • Team Parties 
Ice Rental Rates (Effective September 1, 2019)
Prime Time
Sept. 1- Mar 31
 Monday-Friday 5:00PM-10:00PM $245.00 per hour
 Saturday/Sunday 8:00AM - 10:00PM
Non Prime Time  All hours outside Prime Time (except Paid Gate events) $195.00 per hour
Summer Rate April 1-August 31, 2020  $195.00 per hour


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!