The NorCal Ice (formerly known as Marin on Ice) outdoor skating rink in San Rafael's Northgate Mall returns to offers al fresco skating from Wednesday, November 7, 2018 through January 21, 2019. The rink will once again be located near the center's Oaktree Plaza and features 6,400 square feet of real ice. Skating costs $15 per person, which includes skate rental and all-day in-and-out privileges. "Skate Buddies" (the blue plastic chair-like supports) are available to rent for beginnners ($5 per hour). Discount ticket books (10 tickets for $130) are available, too.
Rink hours are Monday–Friday, 2–9 pm and Saturday and Sunday, 11 am–10 pm. (Hours subject to change.) They also offers birthday parties and private rentals. For more information, visit www.officialnorcalice.com or call (415) 640-9570. Northgate Mall is located off Highway 101 in San Rafael's Terra Linda area, between Northgate Drive and Las Gallinas Avenue.