Join us for
Winterfest at the Arch

Experience the joy of skating at the Gateway Arch!



November 18 - January 1

2:00 PM - 9:00 PM Every Thursday - Sunday


Skate Rentals

Adults: $12
Children 10 and under: $7
Rink entry: FREE

Sizes: toddler 8 - adult 13


For vendor information, lost and found, and general inquiries:
Gateway Arch Park Foundation


Kiener Plaza
500 Chestnut St., St. Louis, MO 63102
Bike racks on-site. MetroLink stations at 8th & Pine. For more transit options, click here.




Rink rental

The Winterfest ice rink in Kiener Plaza is available for private rentals on certain days of the week. Pricing starts at $1,000 for a 90-minute session.

For more information, please contact Matt Brinkmann, Special Events and Programming Manager, at 314-881-3542 or


Nov. 18 - Jan. 1

Winterfest at the Arch Rink

Kiener Plaza
Open 2 - 9pm
Thursday through Sunday

Nov. 18


festival of lights AND     rink opening

Christmas in St. Louis is pleased to announce that the 2017 Ameren Missouri Festival of Lights will return to Kiener Plaza! The Festival of Lights will take place Saturday, November 18th and will include a host of live entertainment, lighting of the Salvation Army Tree of Lights, and a festive fireworks finale.


Nov. 30


ONe nation night

The St. Louis Blues and St. Louis Cardinals are teaming up to celebrate One Nation Night during Winterfest at the Arch on Thursday, November 30th.  This event will include appearances from Alumni, Louie and Fredbird along with special prizes, giveaways, and more!

St. Louis Blues Holiday Toy Drive and Viewing Party


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Fans can watch the Blues at Minnesota Wild game on large outdoor screens in Kiener Plaza on Saturday, December 2nd. FOX Sports Midwest will broadcast its pregame, postgame and intermission shows live from the Winterfest rink.  The St. Louis Blues will also host a toy drive, and fans are encouraged to bring new, unwrapped toys for donation.



Presenting Sponsor


Rink Sponsor

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Friends of Winterfest at the Arch

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For sponsorship opportunities, contact Sarah Melinger, Director of Development, at 314-881-3535 or


Daily Events

Explore the Winterfest calendar for special events, rink hours, and more. Click here to scroll through daily events and descriptions. Winterfest kicks-off November 18.