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Guidant John Rose MN OVAL

2661 Civic Center Drive, Roseville MN 55113


OVAL Skate Park and Inline Skating Closed for the Season

The OVAL Skate Park and Inline Skating season is closed effective Sunday October 12th. Staff will now work to remove the Skate Park equipment and prepare for the upcoming winter ice season. The OVAL winter ice season will begin Friday November 9th with public skating/open hockey from 6-9pm.  

Guidant John Rose MN OVAL Calendar of Events

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MINNESOTA WILD Skate the OVAL in 2014

The Minnesota Wild returned to skate the OVAL for an outdoor practice and intrasquad scrimmage on Sunday February 23rd. 

photo by Steve Trynoski

National Long Track Speed Skating Championships hosted by the OVAL

The U.S. Long Track Age Group Speed Skating Championships were held at the OVAL on February 22nd and 23rd.  Conditions were cold but sunny, with excellent ice conditions and a number of national records were recorded. Complete results will be posted on the US Speedskating website. See photos on sidebar to the right.

Admission Prices

Public Skating/Open Hockey $5.50
Skate Rental $4.00
Skate Sharpening $5.00
10-Session Punch Card $49.00 *A $55 Value*


This is a LIVE VIEW of the Outdoor OVAL.  It is brought to you by CTV North Suburbs.

LIVE - Webstream/TV Broadcast from the OVAL

View LIVE EVENTS from the Roseville Skating Center on a CTV North Suburbs webstream.  Some of these events will also be broadcast on CTV North Suburbs Cable TV.   Watch the broadcast schedule for upcoming events.


LINK to Webstream/TV - Webpage

Guidant John Rose Minnesota OVAL

2661 Civic Center Drive, Roseville MN 55113

Contact the OVAL 651-792-7007

Weather Line 651-792-7191 (option 1)

Friends of the Oval Foundation annual meeting scheduled

The annual meeting of the Friends of the Oval Foundation has been scheduled for Tuesday, September 9th, at 6:30pm in the Fireside Room.  Nominations for new board members are welcome!  Please consider serving a term on the board of directors if you are a fan of the OVAL.

Leslie Berry is named 2013 Friend of the Year

Congratulations to Leslie Berry, Friends of the Oval Foundation 2013 Friend of the Year!  Well done, Leslie!

Video and Web production volunteers needed

The Roseville Skating Center and John Rose Minnesota OVAL are now wired for video and webstream capability, which will allow user groups to produce their own webcasts and CTV broadcasts of skating center and OVAL events.  Groups wishing to take advantage of this capability will need to supply volunteers who are willing to be trained on the video equipment.  Contact your group's governing body or the Skating Center administration for more information.