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Downtown Boise’s newest planned attraction, Glide on Grove, is an all inclusive, and completely FREE activity for the entire community to enjoy.

The skate rink will encompass the City of Boise’s holiday tree each year from Thanksgiving weekend through the last Sunday in January, creating a magical, seasonal destination for all.

That's right, FREE!

Thanks to all of our sponsors, partners, and supporters, especially Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health, Inc.Idaho Central Credit Union, the skate rink is completely FREE to the public to enjoy. Read the Press Release here.

to rent skates! FREE to rent helmets! FREE to rent skate aides! FREE to glide! FREE fun for all ages & abilities – all winter long!

The skate rink opened right after the FREE Holiday Tree Lighting ceremony on Friday night, November 24, 2023 at 6:00pm and will run through the end of January 2024.

Skate Rink Hours & Schedule

November 24
Friday • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening

November 25 - January 28
Sunday • 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Monday • Closed
Tuesday • Closed
Wednesday • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday • 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday • 12:00pm - 8:00pm

Groove On Grove

Closing Weekend Party!
Friday, January 26 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve
12:00pm - 4:30pm

Christmas Day

New Year's Eve
12:00pm - 4:00pm

New Year's Day

Rental cutoff is 20 minutes prior to rink closing time.

* Please note that dates and times subject to change without notice due to weather, routine maintenance, occupancy, or other reasons. Stay up-to-date via our social media channels @DowntownBoise or the red alert at the top of this website.


View & Download a Printable Glide on Grove Skate Rink Waiver Form Here:

Print Waiver Form

Interested in joining our Seasonal Glide on Grove Team?

Learn More & Apply Here

2023 Glide on Grove is possible thanks to these Sponsors:





Downtown Boise has volunteer opportunities for you! Want to help with Alive After 5, Father’s Day Car Show or Glide on Grove?

If you are interested in volunteering with Downtown Boise as an individual or with a group, share and fill out the form below. It's a great way to meet and support your community!

Apply Here

Glide on Grove is operated by Downtown Boise Foundation a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


Glide on Grove strives to be accessible and accommodating to all downtown visitors and event attendees. This event provides accessible bathrooms, wheelchair access and most furniture are movable. Please find the event manager on site during the event to answer questions or assist with accessibility needs. Every reasonable effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations. Accessible parking stalls can be found throughout downtown and in the nearby public parking garages. For individual questions about our event accessibility or for advanced accommodation requests related to a disability, please email