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Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons: Every Weekend (2021-22)

Every Saturday
Sunday, December 12, 2021 - 8:00 am to 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free lessons (and free skate rental) but an RSVP is required. Limited to 50 people per session.

Union Square Park | Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA


Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons: Every Weekend (2021-22)

Don’t know how to skate? Kaiser Permanente is inviting beginner skaters to the Safeway Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square to come learn from professional skate instructors every weekend.

Lessons are free (including skate rental) to those who sign up in advance, thanks to Kaiser Permanente. Signups are limited to 50 participants per session.

Lessons will take place every Saturday and Sunday morning from 8:00 to 9:00 am throughout the season except for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

ALL 2021-22 DATES SOLD OUT

As of November 8, 2021 we no longer see any availability through January 2022. It’s possible that slots will open up, but it’s unlikely

Free Ice Skating Lessons
Every Saturday & Sunday | 8-9am (except Dec. 25 and Jan. 1)
November 6, 2021 to January 16, 2022
Union Square Ice Rink, SF
FREE with RSVP – includes skate rentals

All registered skaters must check-in no later than 7:30am or your spot will be released to another guest.

How Can I Reserve Tickets? Reservations for next classes are typically released a week or two in advance. You can also try to call in advance at 415-781-2606

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


Free / RSVP


Cost: FREE*
*Free lessons (and free skate rental) but an RSVP is required. Limited to 50 people per session.
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, In Person, Kids & Families, Lectures & Workshops, Outdoors
Address: Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA

Sunday, December 12, 2021

8:00 am   Free Union Square Ice Skating Lessons: Every Weekend (2021-22)  FREE*
*Free lessons (and free skate rental) but an RSVP is required. Limited to 50 people per session.
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