Christmas In The Branch officially kicks off on Friday, November 29 with the opening of Skating Under The Stars at the Children’s Health StarCenter outdoor ice rink in Farmers Branch. The hours vary throughout the 50 days of festive fun and the facility is only closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Last year thousands of skaters bundled up for magical evenings on the ice and memorable experiences during the holiday season.
Admission for ages 4 and up is $10 and youth admission for ages 3 & under is free. Skaters are welcome to bring their own skates. The StarCenter also offers rentals skates in most sizes for $5 per person.
Group rates and private ice time is available. This venue is perfect for company outings and holiday parties. Please contact the StarCenter at 214-432-3131 for more information on booking an event.
Farmers Branch residents receive FREE ice rink admission!
Farmers Branch residents get free skating admission on select dates with proof of residency. A valid ID with a current Farmers Branch address must be provided at check out. Skate rental is not included and there is a limit of four free skating admissions per household. The select dates for free ice rink admission are as follows:
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21
Children’s Health StarCenter is located at 12700 N Stemmons Freeway in Farmers Branch. Skate under the stars at the outdoor ice skating rink. Open daily between November 29 and January 17 with specified hours. In the case of inclement weather, please contact the StarCenter front desk to verify the outdoor ice rink is open at 214-432-3131.
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