The rink is now closed for the 2022-2023 season.
Like and follow the Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond Facebook Page for the most up-to-date schedule, closings, and changes, and/or call the rink at 603.422.0600.
Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond is a seasonal outdoor ice rink created by a volunteer committee in collaboration with Strawbery Banke Museum.
Many thanks to the following Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond sponsors:
HDC General Contractors
Northeast Delta Dental
Winter Holben architecture + design
Many thanks to the following Labrie Family Skate at Puddle Dock Pond in-kind sponsors:
Liberty Fare Dining, Strawbery Banke's new cafe partner, has generously stepped forward with a matching challenge and is matching every gift made to the Strawbery Banke Fund, dollar-for-dollar, up to $25,000, during the month of March.
Liberty Fare Dining's extraordinary dining experience is a whimsical nautical treat for all. Inspired by local maritime history, visitors are invited to step aboard. Enjoy a menu that varies with the season and delightful ice cream treats and bakery goods.
April 22-30, 2023
Learn about domestic livestock typical on the coast of northern New England farms from the 17th century to the present day at this family-friendly and educational event.
April 23-30, 2023
9-10 AM & 4-5 PM
Presented for an hour before and after the event is open to the public, the Children's Program is led by a heritage breeder and educator and is designed to give children ages 4-8 the opportunity to meet the baby lambs, kids, chicks, and other animals up close.
May 7-9, 2023
Hosted by Strawbery Banke, the City of Portsmouth, the UNH Geospatial Lab, and Portsmouth NH 400th Inc., the Keeping History Above Water conference takes place May 7-9, 2023, at the AC Hotel in downtown Portsmouth. Registration is now open.