Thank You for Participating in Sun Safety Skate and Donate!

Skaters on the ice during Public Skating

Thank you for skating with us for our donation-based Public Skating Series! This summer, FMC donated over 150 hours of ice time at 9 of our arenas to raise funds and awareness for The Jimmy Fund and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the fight against skin cancer. Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers…

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Updated Massachusetts Guidelines: Ice Hockey Return to Play

Ice Hockey Games Will Be Allowed on Monday, August 17thHockey games will be allowed to resume on Monday, August 17th, provided organizers and participants can comply with updated Massachusetts guidance and collect contact tracing information for all participants, officials, and spectators. Since it is still classified as a higher risk sport, Ice Hockey will only…

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Skaters Scholarship

Every year since 1992 FMC has provided financial assistance to ice sports participants and recreational ice skaters that demonstrate personal excellence on and off the ice. Hockey, figure skaters and recreational skaters are all invited to apply. FMC has awarded over $425,000 in education scholarships to over 440 high school graduates seeking to further their…

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Rosy Cheeks for Rosie’s Place!

On Wednesday February 5th, FMC Ice Sports hosted a charity event for Rosie’s Place, a safe-haven for women with over-night shelter and other services women that are in need. Hosted by FMC’s Jillian Piccuito, PHR and Courtney Halloran, MS, CPNP from Alice’s Table (Techstars ’17), they had a wonderful turn out of FMC employees, friends…

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2019 Cross Ice Classic

FMC’s annual Cross Ice Classic was held at Asiaf Arena in Brockton, MA. On December 26th, 27th and 30th teams came from across the south shore to compete in this mites tournament. Thursdays teams featured players from Duxbury, Westwood, Milton & SWS (Somerset Watuppa Swansea). Friday featured teams from Taunton, Walpole, Milton, Pembroke and Westwood.…

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Meet the Operations and Maintenance Staff

Kyle Correira

Get to know about our Operations & Maintenance staff in this month’s Staff Spotlight! Kyle Correira – Director of Maintenance and Operations Kyle Correira joined FMC as a skate guard at our own Driscoll Arena back in high school. He came back to FMC after college and started working throughout all of FMCs rinks. Kyle…

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Bruins Academy Learn To Play!

FMC Ice Sports still has space remaining in the Bruins Academy Learn to Play presented by Pure Hockey clinics in 3 of our locations – Hopedale, Fall River and East Boston. The goal of the program is to help aspiring, youth hockey players develop their skills. The program is available to both girls and boys…

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Spring Shows have Sprung

Check out some of our favorite pictures from our Spring Shows so far! To see the full albums and other pictures be sure to follow our teams on social media! Franklin Facebook – Skate Pirelli Instagram – @franklinfinesse Natick Facebook – SkateNatick Instagram –  @skateteamnatick

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A Purrrfect Dry Floor Event!

FMC has been hosting cat shows at their arenas for over five years. Just last month, Simoni Arena hosted the Catsachusetts International Cat Show as they presented their 2nd Annual Show, “Catstitute of Higher Purring”. There were various breeds on display including naked cats (Sphynx), luxurious Persians, sleek Siamese, long haired cats like Ragdolls and…

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Featured Rink: Armstrong Arena – Plymouth, MA

Armstrong Arena is a Commonwealth of Massachusetts public ice skating facility overseen by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR). The rink opened in 1972 and FMC took over management in 1992. Inside the arena includes six team locker rooms, a heated conference room, facilities for birthday parties, a spacious lobby, skate rentals, and a…

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