Thanks to the excitement of pro hockey teams in the area, kids hockey is bigger than ever in Chicagoland! Use our list below to find a nearby rink that offers introductory skating classes or hockey basics. Does your child already have the fundamentals down? He or she may want to try out for a traveling team to put his or her skills to the test!
Hockey Classes and Teams for Kids
Hockey Classes in Chicagoland
Addison Ice Rink
475 S. Grace
Addison, IL 60101
Classes for ages 4-12 and drop in rates available.
Rocket Ice Skating Rink
180 Canterbury Lane
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Classes for ages 3-14 with drop in rates available.
Southwest Ice Arena
5505 127th Street
Crestwood, IL 60445
Hockey classes for ages 3-12 and drop in rates available on select days.
451 Plainfield Road
Darien, IL 60561
Classes, camps, and league play available beginning at age 3.
Homewood-Flossmoor Ice Arena
Flossmoor, IL 60422
Classes for ages 6-13 and 1 hour drop in rates available.
Fox Valley Ice Arena
1996 S. Kirk Road
Geneva, IL 60134
Camps, clinics, classes, league play, and drop in rates available beginning at age 3.
Center Ice of Dupage
1N450 Highland Avenue
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Classes for ages 2-12, league play, parent/tot classes and drop in rates available.
All Seasons Ice Arena
31W330 North Aurora Road
Naperville, IL 60563
Classes beginning at age 3, league play, and drop in rates.
Arctic Ice Arena
10700 160th Street
Orland Park, IL 60467
Intro classes, camps, and league play available.
Canlan Ice Sports
1581 W Normantown Road,
Romeoville, IL 60446
League play, camps, and classes for ages 3-15. Drop in rates available.
Seven Bridges Ice Arena
6690 Route 53
Woodridge, IL 60517
Intro and advanced classes available for ages 3-12, including parent/tot classes.
Local Traveling Hockey Teams
There are traveling teams in the area as well for more experienced players. These teams require a tryout, cost more, and and have a higher time commitment. Traveling teams are a next step for kids who want to put in extra time and effort to play more and keep honing their skills.
- Chicago Blues Hockey Club (Bensenville)
- Chicago Mission (Bensenville and Chicago)
- Admirals Girls Hockey (Carol Stream and Glen Ellyn)
- Phantoms Hockey Club (Darien)
- Chicago Hawks Hockey Club (Darien)
- Chiefs Hockey Club (Elmhurst)
- Cyclones Hockey (Geneva)
- Jaguar Hockey Club (Joliet)
- Chicago Bruins Hockey Club (Lombard)
- Sabre Hockey (Naperville)
- Vikings Youth Hockey (Orland Park)
- Huskies Hockey (Romeoville)
For more chilly fun, check out all the west suburban skating rinks . . . or find our awesome guide to classes and teams in west Chicagoland.