Pirelli Veterans Arena

910 Panther Way, Franklin, MA 02038

A Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation Skating Rink operated by Facility Management Corporation. A public / private partnership for quality public recreation.

Arena Amenities

Party Room, Snack Bar, Skate Rentals, Pro Shop, Wi-Fi, Skate Sharpening

Public Skating

Public Skating: $7.00
Skate Rentals: $7.00

Facility Rentals

Facility offers meeting facilities and private rentals.

Interested in bringing your group to skate?

Ice Rental: $260 (50min/hour) | $312 (60min/hour)

Additional Information

The Staff Sgt. Robert Pirelli Veteran’s Memorial Skating Arena was rededicated to honor the memory of the fallen Medal of Valor recipient and former Franklin Panther. The arena was completed in 1973, opened to the public on June 2, 1973. It was built under the direction of Governor Francis Sargent and the Commissioner of Natural Resources, Arthur Bromwell, and the effort of Representative George Woods.

The Staff Sgt. Robert Pirelli Veteran’s Skating Arena is a Commonwealth of Massachusetts public ice skating facility, overseen by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR). FMC Ice Sports has been operating the arena for DCR since 1992. The arena is a full service skating facility offering an extensive variety of skating programs for all ages and abilities.

The facility features a heated conference room and snack bar.

The Pirelli Veteran’s Skating Arena provides patrons with affordable recreation in a clean, safe, and well maintained facility.

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Today's Schedule

COVID-19 Notice: To comply with CDC and State Guidelines, attendence at events is limited.

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12:30PM - 2:30PMPublic Skating FMC Ice Sports - Public Skating
4:00PM - 4:30PMFMC Club Ice FMC Skating
4:30PM - 5:30PMFMC Skating
5:30PM - 6:30PMFranklin Youth Hockey
6:30PM - 7:30PMFranklin Youth Hockey
7:30PM - 9:00PMFranklin Youth Hockey
9:00PM - 10:00PMKing Philip Walpole Youth Hockey
10:00PM - 11:00PMOB Hockey

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Ginger Whitney, Franklin & Hopedale Program Director

Jason LaBossiere, General Manager


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