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Main Street Arena

230 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5034
+1 434-817-2400
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ice skating delight

Right on the downtown mall, a hub for ice activities like ice hockey and ice skating. Sadly, it is... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
samtrip12345
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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My husband and I were on a long weekend getaway so to arrive to this event with live music, drinks... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
erisley2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“ice skating” (4 reviews)
“downtown mall” (4 reviews)
“skates” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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230 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5034
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+1 434-817-2400
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Right on the downtown mall, a hub for ice activities like ice hockey and ice skating. Sadly, it is not in the plan for what is changing on the mall. Rumor is a location off the mall. We''ll see.

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

My husband and I were on a long weekend getaway so to arrive to this event with live music, drinks, etc. was wonderful. Great place!

Thank erisley2015
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

So sad to hear this place is closing. What an amazing landmark! Wonderful public ice skating! Great for the whole family. Excellent prices!!!

Thank DyanMon
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The folks at Main Street Arena always put on a good show. Anchoring the Charlottesville Downtown Mall, stop by for a skate, a game, or an event.

Thank Ken D
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

It's a lively place. There are local restaurants to please every palate all along the Mall and locally owned shops. The Paramount is a restored movie house from 1931 and is a culture anchor w/a full venue of performances, concerts and special movie showings.

Thank Roma M
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

The teams and kids need a place to play on the ice-hopefully a new ice rink will be built in a better location soon

Thank marcusfirst
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Nicely developed skating rink on the east end of Main Street, the Arena draws good crowds throughout the day and into the evening. Accessible and moderately priced schedule for hourly skaters along with a nice snack bar. Inside seating for those interested in watching.

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

great town centre for mooching round shops. No big chains, lots of lunch options (under the trees so very pleasant);

Thank gemmaallman41
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

I attend events at this arena fairly often. Unfortunately, the management here does very little to maintain the facility. From the used/worn furniture in the lobby to the seating to the nasty bathrooms. This place is filthy. It's too bad, this place has many unique...More

Thank gamesray
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stopped by here one evening while we had guests visiting. What a fun place. We had a drink (good prices) and watched some very talented young skaters practice. Beware---it is chilly in the rink area. What a wonderful thing for Charlottesville to have the...More

Thank norskies
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