“Cheap Skate” is Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Cost is $4; “Ice Jam” is Friday, 8:00-10:00 p.m., Cost is $10; “Public Skate” is on Saturday & Sunday 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Cost is $6 – All skate rentals are $4.

Go to, choose the “Learn to Skate” option and follow the instructions.

Participants must be at least 4 years old; there are exceptions if the child has some experience.  Please contact the arena skating director, Dawn Ahlers at 716.438.7698.

You must be registered in the Learn to Skate program to be allowed on the ice.

Yes, the program cost is pro-rated for the classes that have been missed.

Skating walkers are not allowed on the ice.

Any age participant can skate.  Ages 4 and under are free.  Our smallest rental skate size is 8J.

You must have skates on to enter the rink surface.

Hockey sticks and or pucks are not allowed on the ice.  Skate and Shoot is held from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Please visit for the weekly schedule.

No, there are warming areas on the second floor that overlook both rinks.

A helmet is strongly recommended, and each participant should dress in layers with long pants.

Yes, there should be no children left unattended.

Both rinks are NHL-sized (200 x 85 feet).

Our feature rink (Heinrich) can seat 450 guests. While the second pad (Kenan) can adequately seat 150 spectators.

The facility had a soft opening in fall 2014, with the grand opening in January 2015. The arena was dedicated as Cornerstone CFCU Arena on March 27, 2015.

Cornerstone Ice Arena

1 Grigg Lewis Way

Lockport, NY 14094

(716) 438-7698


Hours of Operation

Monday: 9am to 10pm

Tuesday: 9am to 10pm

Wednesday: 9am to 10pm

Thursday: 9am to 10pm

Friday: 9am to 10pm

Saturday: 7am to 10pm

Sunday: 7am to 10pm



From I-90 Westbound (Rochester Area)

From I-290/Downtown Buffalo

From I-90 Eastbound (Buffalo Area/PA)