WELCOME TO CHAPARRAL ICE

We are a family-owned business that seeks to share our passion for ice-skating with the Austin community. Our mission is to promote ice-skating by offering a fun, safe, and service-oriented destination for skaters of all levels.

YEAR-ROUND CLASSES FOR ALL LEVELS

Chaparral Ice offers year-round Learn to Skate classes for ages 3 and up! Click on our Skating Classes page for complete information.

  • Online and in-person registration for the next session of Snowplow 1-2-3 classes for ages 3-5 is now open. Classes start Sept. 23.
  • Late registration is still open for our session that started Aug. 26 for all 8-week classes for Basic 1 and up. Late registrations must enroll in person at Chaparral Ice, not online. Registrations on the first day of class or later will be at full price, plus a $5 late fee. Late registration closes Sept. 12.

SAFETY FIRST! HELMETS REQUIRED FOR BEGINNER CLASSES

All skaters in our Beginner Learn to Skate classes must wear a helmet during class, provided by the parent/skater. Beginner classes are Snowplow 1-2-3, Basic 1-2, and Adult 1-2.


CHECK OUT OUR FREE "TRY ME" CLASSES

Not sure if classes are right for you? Try our FREE Learn to Skate class on Saturdays!  Register by 11:45 a.m. for our 12:00 noon class. Skate rental is included. Class size is limited, so arrive EARLY to sign up with the cashier! (Skaters who wish to remain on public session after the free class must purchase public session admission/skate rental.) For ages 6 and up who have never had skating lessons. $10 private lesson available for those under 6 yrs. (The Saturday Free Class is for individuals only and is not available for groups. For information on group event class opportunities, please contact mindy@chaparralice.com.)

SUNDAYS @ 5:15 PM for Hockey Skating Class by appointment via email (avaught@chaparralice.com). Ages 4 and up.


DEFENDING THE BLUE LINE GRANTS TO YOUTH HOCKEY PLAYERS

DEFENDING THE BLUE LINE is a grant designed to help military families pay for their child's youth hockey fees or equipment.   Please email jess@defendingtheblueline.org if you are interested in applying.


ONLINE REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS

To enroll in a class or league online, click the "Enroll Online Now" link under Quick Links.  Then click on Program Registration, then the type of enrollment you would like to do ( i.e., Learn to Skate or Hockey Classes), then "click here to register".  Available courses will be shown, but are not necessarily in alpha-numeric order. Please view the full list for the course of your choice.  Then click on the arrows next to your choice for a drop-down menu to select the session you would like to take. If you are eligible for additional discounts, they will be applied by Chaparral Ice when the order is processed and will not appear on your emailed order confirmation, but will be reflected on your credit card statement.


CUSTOMER DISCOUNTS FOR REFERRAL PROGRAM

USA Hockey 2 x 2 Challenge.  If your child is a youth player and you recruit his friends to start playing hockey you can get $100 off your child's fees.  That's a big chunk of change.  Email Angie Vaught at  avaught@chaparralice.com for more details. 


FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK & TWITTER

Chaparral Ice has joined Facebook & Twitter.  Follow us on twitter at www.twitter.com/chapiceaustin.  Friend us on Facebook by searching ChapIce.  We will be using these applications to post news, new program information, schedule changes and special discounts for our friends and followers.


HOOK 'EM HORNS SKATING PARTY

Wear your best burnt orange and join us for a special Longhorn-themed public session and skating party on Friday, Sept. 4, 6:30-9:30 p.m.! All ages welcome. UT students get $2 off with valid student I.D.  Visit our Facebook Event page here!


"COSPLAY FRIDAY" SKATING PARTY

COSPLAY!  It's not just a costume party anymore!  Join us on Friday, Sept. 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m., for Chaparral's first-ever Cosplay Friday! Come dressed as your favorite character from superhero movies, anime, TV  shows, and more and get $2 off admission! Costume contests will be held in several categories, with winners receiving valuable prizes.  Non-skating costumed guests are welcome, and may participate in contests for just $5. Enjoy dance performances by the competitive anime cosplay group, Love Notes. Click here for more information, and RSVP on Facebook. (This is a family-friendly event. Please keep all costuming "PG". Objects such as swords or large wingtips must not be sharp or have pointy tips. Costumes will be checked at the door for appropriateness and safety.)


TEXAS JR STARS HEAD COACH SELECTIONS ANNOUNCED

Chaparral Ice and TX JR STARS are excited to announce the TX JR STARS Head Coaches for the 2015-16 season.  Assistant coaches will be announced in the upcoming weeks. Click Here.  We look forward to an amazing season!


SEPTEMBER FREESTYLE RESERVATIONS NOW AVAILABLE

September freestyle reservation forms are now available on the Figure Skaters page and at the front desk. Deadline for advanced reservation discount is Tuesday, Aug. 25. *Please note, the session for Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7, has been changed to 7:00-10:00 a.m.


AUSTIN ROADRUNNER RECREATIONAL INFORMATION IS HERE

Registation is now being accepted for our Roadrunner Youth Hockey League Fall 2015-16 Season.  Click Here to find out more information.


FALL/WINTER ADULT LEAGUE IS NOW FULL

Email Jason Maurer at jmaurer@chaparralice.com with your name, position, level of play and contact information to be put on the wait list.


HEAR YE! HEAR YE!

Don't miss a single important announcement from Chaparral Ice! Want to know about upcoming special events or schedule changes? Just send your name, email address, and type of program you want to hear about (Learn to Skate, Adult Hockey, etc.) to marketing@chaparralice.com to be added to our email distribution list!


DALLAS STARS LITTLE ROOKIES PROGRAM COMES TO AUSTIN

The Dallas STARS Mike Modano Little Rookies program has come to Austin.  Want to get your child started in hockey but not sure if they want to participate?  Little Rookies is a COMPLETELY FREE PROGRAM where your child will be able to participate in four 30 min. lessons, in full gear (supplied by the program) for a month to see if they enjoy it.  For more information, contact Angie at avaught@chaparralice.com.


PRE-REGISTRATION FOR FREESTYLES, STICK AND PUCKS AND DROP INS

Due to the high volume of users, participants are requested to pre-register for freestyles, drop-ins and stick and pucks to secure their spot on the ice.  Call 512 252 8500 x 9 to pre-register. If no one answers the phone please leave a message with your name and phone number and we can sign you up. 


PARTY RESERVATIONS ARE FILLING QUICKLY

Our Saturday and Sunday party time slots are filling quickly!  Contact our Party Coordinator, Mindy, to reserve your party now to ensure you get the time and date of your choice.  Click here for more information on the coolest parties in town!


SCHEDULE CHANGES & UPDATES

No schedule changes posted at this time. Please visit our Schedules page for complete schedule information.

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