Genesee Valley Park Sports Complex

Covid rules


Coronavirus Response Update November 25th,2020:   Operations at the GVP Sports Complex:  

 Effective Wednesday November 25th,2020 the GVP rink will be closed until further notice due to the recent "Orange Zone"  designation in Rochester.    

When we re-open, we will continue to follow CDC guidelines and protocol by enforcing our Health Assessment upon entering the rink.  This includes temperature checks, mask and assessment questions for admittance.   

Located in Genesee Valley Park, the GVP Sports Complex is an all-season facility that offers ice skating, an outdoor pool and an all-purpose sports floor.  The complex has recently added an ADA approved ramp and portable lift for enhanced mobility.     

 131 Elmwood Ave. 14611 Map 

To speak with a staff person call: 428-7888 or 428-7564
Alternative contact:  John Picone, Manager of Aquatics and Athletics, 428-7511.     


Indoor Ice Arena -   (The Ice Rink will be open on Saturday, September 12th,2020 thru February 28th,2021.

 Click here for the GVP Ice Arena open skate schedule.  

Open Skate Schedule& Fees:  

Hours:  Monday through Friday – 12:00 -1:15 p.m.; Saturdays – 5:00 – 6:15 p.m. Sunday - 1:00 - 2:15 p.m. & 2:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Rates : 

  • Adults (18 and Over) - $5

  • Youth (17 and under) - $2

  • College Student with ID - $3

  • Family Rate - $14 

  • Skate Rental - $3

  • Skate Sharpening - $5

  • Skate and Shoot - $6

  • Enhances Skate/Shoot - $9

  • Season Pass - $125

Adult Skate (ages 18 and over) Monday through Friday – 10:30 – 11:45 a.m. (except during school recesses 12/24-1/1/21); Sunday 9:45 – 11 a.m.
Skate & Shoot(ages 16 & Up)- Mon, Weds. and Friday - 1:30-3 p.m.  During Recess weeks 12/24-1/1/2021 and 2/15-2/19/21 ages: 10 & Up 
   Helmet is required.  Fee $6.00
Enhanced Skate and Shoot - Sundays - 8am-9:30 am ( ages 40 & Up) Cost $9
Freestyle Skate (NEW) - Tuesday & Thursday - 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m. (ages 16 and Up) September 15th-February 25th,2021.
Youth Hockey Program - Saturday (ages 6-14) 10:15-11:45 am  Free to City Residents.  Start Date October 17th,2020.
Adult Hockey Leagues - Women's League (Wednesdays 6:45p.m.-11 p.m.)  (TBA Pending Update  from Gov. Cuomo allowing Hockey/High Risk Sports returning)
                                              Men's League (Thursdays 6:45p.m.-11 p.m.)  (TBA Pending Update from  Gov. Cuomo allowing Hockey/High Risk Sports returning)
Sled and Shoot Hockey  - TBA Pending Update from Gov. Cuomo on High Risk Sports returning in Winter 2020-21
Sled, Helmet, Sticks and Gloves required
Cost $6.00

 Note:  Times may vary, call 428-7888 for more information.    

Sports Court 

The Genesee Valley All-Purpose Sports Floor is home to the Rochester River Monsters Lacrosse team.  Rental times are available for indoor soccer, baseball, lacrosse, floor hockey, roller hockey, or special events. Group rental quotes based on event and duration.  Call 428-7888 for more information and to request rentals; see below for facility use permit. 

Rent the Pool, Rink or Sports Court for your next event.  The pool, rink, or sports court can be rented/permitted for use for your next event. 

Youth birthday parties: $125 maximum of 12 youth. Price does not include a $20 application fee. 
Call 428-7564 for more information and reservations.

Print and fill out a facility use permit application and drop it off at Genesee Valley Park Sports Complex, 131 Elmwood Avenue.
Park Rules & Regulations