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Winter Paradice

Skate, Create and Celebrate

Winter Paradice will be closed on Friday, January 6, and it will reopen Saturday, January 7.

Experience Winter Paradice, San Diego-style, at the Fleet Science Center. 

Lace up your skates for a glide session on our synthetic ice rink and get your jolly on with this unforgettable, immersive experience. Gather your family and friends, as you don’t want to miss this festive adventure. 
We want to see how you celebrate! We encourage you to use the hashtag #winterparadice and tag @fleetsciencecenter when posting to social media. 
Skate sessions are reserved on a first-come-first-served basis starting at 11 a.m. Due to limited capacity please make your reservations upon arrival. Only 15 people can skate at one time.


Open every day from 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Closed on December 2-4


  • Winter Paradice Skate Rink is for adults and children 5 and up. 
  • No food or beverages are permitted on the rink.
  • Only skates provided by the Fleet are allowed on the rink. Please return your skates at the counter immediately after your session.
  • No shoes on rink without Fleet booties.
  • Booties are provided only to adults that are needed to help support skaters, but do not wish to skate. Booties must be worn over hard sided, closed-toe shoes.
  • Ice skates are sharp. Keep hands and body clear from approaching skaters.
  • Do not carry children or objects while skating.
  • Maintain reasonable speed, course and counter clockwise direction.
  • Do not stop where you obstruct other skaters.
  • Adhere to safety directions by staff members at all times. Please assist them by skating in a safe, courteous manner.


  • Skate away from other skaters
  • Keep your distance from falling skaters

*Please note: Explorer Pass, ASTC members and visitors with gallery admission only, can add skating and one film showing for only $9.95.


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