Special Events and Promotional

  • Friday December 16h through Sunday the 17th the Hero's Cup Tournament makes its debut. During this time, teams from our military branches, firefighters, law enforcement and first responders all will converge on our regulation NHL rink. It's FREE, so come out and show your support, watch and cheer them on as our Heroes match puck for puck as they challenge one another and the ice.  


  • Sunday December 17th afternoon, from 4pm till 6pm the Pacific Southwest Hockey League game will take to the ice. Come out and cheer on our local team, San Diego Surf  as they battle the California Hawks. Come show your support for these alumni players, it FREE.  



  •  Monday December 18th , from 10:00am till 11:45am join us when the San Diego Gulls will hold an open public practice session and from Noon till 1:45pm the Gulls players and staff will hold a scrimmage. Both events are FREE to attend and watch. Come show your support by wearing Gulls attire. 


  • Monday December 18th 2017 at 8:10pm come watch the SDSU's Men's Collegiate Hockey team skate against Long Beach State . If you have never seen SDSU hockey team skate, you're in for a treat and best of all it's FREE. Show your college support as these two teams take to the ice. Public skating  on our Community Rink will be available from 6:00pm till 11:00pm and on our NHL Rink from 6:00pm-8:00pm $15.00 with College ID. Remember to grab your SDSU attire


  • Tuesday December 19th is Military and First Responders Appreciation Day . $10.00 skate rental with valid agency ID including immediate family members. If you can't make our appreciation day, we will be honoring the $10.00 skate rental throughout the dates. 


  • Wednesday December 20th is designated Gulls Community Day. So plan on seeing a lot of orange and black on and off the ice. From 6pm-8pm join the Gulls for our Public Skate day. Skate rental fees apply. 


  • Saturday December 30th  Frozen Fairgrounds at Del Mar will be partnering with San Diego Girls Scouts. We will be offering Brownies to Ambassadors the opportunity to complete a ice skating skills test to earn a custom GSHR (Golden State Hockey Rush) activity/fun badge from 10am till 3pm. Cost for this event is $20.00 which includes skills test, badge and unlimited skating afterwards.