Published: Dec. 13, 2017

Families ice skating at the CU Boulder Rec Center Ice RinkCU Boulder faculty and staff with a valid Buff OneCard will receive free, that's right free, entry to the Recreation Center Dec. 22–23 and Jan. 2–7. Come enjoy everything The Rec has to offer, including free bouldering, ice skating, fitness classes and more.

Each employee can also bring up to six guests, free of charge. Any guest under the age of 16 must be under adult supervision at all times. Guests must be at least 5 years of age to boulder in the climbing gym.

Schedule of events

  • Ice Rink: Open 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 5–7:30 p.m. Monday–Friday; 12–2 p.m. and 5–7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; skate rentals are free!
  • Climbing Gym: Open 1:30–4:30 p.m. Monday and Sunday; bouldering and shoe rentals are free; guests must be at least 5 years old to participate.
  • Free Family Yoga: 10–10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2, and Wednesday, Jan. 3, in the Mind Body Studio
  • Free Family Zumba: 11–11:45 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, in Studio 2

The Rec Center offers over 300,000 square feet of recreation activity space, including the only ice rink in Boulder, basketball and volleyball courts, indoor swimming pools, a state-of-the art climbing gym and more.