The following is from the South Orange Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs

South Orange Village has installed a temporary ice rink in Meadowland Park for the winter months inside the tennis court area adjacent to the Baird.

The rink is open to South Orange residents with a current Recreation Department Membership I.D. and their guests. The guest fee is $5 per person per day. 2017 I.D. Badges are available for purchase now at the Baird. A 2016 I.D. Badge is also valid for ice rink access. The rink will be staffed by Recreation Department personnel and I.D. Badges will be checked at the gate.

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Weather and ice conditions dictate when the rink will be open.


  • Monday-Friday 3:30 to 9:00 pm
  • Saturdays 12:00-9:00 pm
  • Sundays 12:00-6:00 pm

GUEST ENTRY- The only FREE entry is for residents with a 2016 OR 2017 I.D. Badge. I.D. Badge holders may bring guests and purchase access for guests by paying $5 at the Baird office.

HOCKEY - Hockey will be permitted at the discretion of the rink supervisor depending upon crowd and conditions.

Click here to find out if the rink is open or closed.