Public Activities

Private Ice

Rent out the rink for your next birthday party, social event, conference, meetings, tournaments, or anything else! Have an ice skating party, hockey party, or broomball party!

We’ve got a full sheet of ice, (2)locker rooms, and seating areas throughout the facility.

Availability for ice is very limited, therefore please contact us for more information for availability and pricing.


  • Dani
  • (760) 324-0400

Public Sessions

Desert Ice Castle offers public skating sessions open to the general public with convenient times throughout the week. All sessions are open to the public.  For your safety and enjoyment each public skating sessions is supervised by an “on-ice” staff member.
Admission (Adults & Children same price)
Admission: $ 7.00
Skate Rental: $ 3.00
Children must be 3 years or older to be eligible to skate on the ice
Tuesday Night, Wednesday Night, and Thursday Night
  **Cheap Skate: $5.00 Admission + $3.00 Skate Rental
  • NOTE: Click Here for the waiver of liability needed from every ice skating participant.
  • Skaters under 18, must have waiver filled out and signed by parent/guardian.


Due to holidays, tournaments and special events, this schedule is subject to change.




Public Skating Rules

    2.  Patrons must wear skates when on ICE
    3.  In the event of an injury, notify a skate guard or rink personnel   IMMEDIATELY.
    4.  Skate counter clockwise unless directed otherwise.
    5.  NO DOUBLE JUMPS OR SPINS. Figure skaters practicing jumps, spins, turns, must do so in the center of the ice. Outside lanes are coned off and are for general skating.
    6.  No more than 2 people may skate together.
    7.  Skating in a manner that endangers or interferes with other skaters’ safety is prohibited.
    8.  Tag and other games are prohibited.
    9.  Roughness, excessive speeding or weaving through skaters is   prohibited.
  10.  Skaters are NOT to carry children or secondary items such as cameras,   handbags, etc. while skating.
  11.  For skaters protection, NO headphones allowed.
  12.  Hockey sticks and pucks are not allowed during public skate.
  13.  Throwing snowballs or any object is prohibited.
  14.  No eating or drinking on the ice surface.
  15.  Patrons must not sit on, lean over, or leave articles on the glass or dasher   boards.
   16.  Report any rule violation to a skate guard or rink personnel.
   17.  Please leave ice promptly when announcement is made for ice resurfacing at the end of each session.


Palm Desert Ice Castle - BroomballLooking for that special event that can be played by all? We have the game for you and your group!

A maximum of 15 players to each side using the full length of the ice surface plus nets. Equipment which includes, helmets, broom ball sticks, and ball are provided and included in the price by Desert Ice Castle.

Cost is $350.00 an hour, with 30 people that equals less then $12.00 per person. Please enquire for more details!

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your next Birthday Party at the coolest fun in the desert! A great party, at a great location. No need for a messy backyard to clean up after, leave all the mess to us! Your child is sure to remember their full-of-cool-fun party at Desert Ice Castle.

These parties are during Public Sessions. You will get the the Party Room for yourself and guests, however ice time is shared with the Public. TO BOOK: Come down to Desert Ice Castle or call our office at (760)324-0400

* Zamboni rides no longer available *

Birthday Party Package – $230:

  • 2-Hour use of Party Room and Skating
  • 10 Skating passes for 10 Skaters – with own skates or with rentals (non-skating guests are free of charge)
  • 2 Large 1-topping pizzas (delivered from an outside vendor)
  • Two 2-liter drinks (only Coke and/or Sprite)
  • 10 sets of Paper Goods (plates, cups, forks, napkins, and tablecloths)
  • Paper goods are all multi-colored balloon-style
  • You may bring your own outside food/drinks/goodies/decorations
  • Alcohol & confetti (Including silly string and Glitter) are not permitted


  • Skaters: $12 each
  • Pizzas: $15 each
  • Sodas: $3 each
  • Paper Goods Set: $3 each
  • 30 minute Group Lesson for the 10 skaters: $50 – Group Lessons will only be at the beginning of the party

Questions: (760) 324-0400   -OR-

Download (PDF, 165KB)