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Illinois Rink Spectator Guide

By Staff, 02/04/21, 4:15PM CST


Please refer to this guide for any updates to rink policies.

American Heartland Ice Arena

All Season Ice Rink

All Seasons Waiver - All players must submit.

All Seasons Policies 

Center Ice of DuPage

Fifth Third Arena

Glacier Ice Arena

Face Coverings and Social Distancing are required at all times inside the building.

Homewood-Flossmoor Ice Arena

Morgan Park Sports Center

Effective immediately the Morgan Park Sports Center has made the following additions to our Spectator Guidelines for games played at the Facility.

Each team (Home and Away) will be allowed 25 spectators for their game. Each team MUST submit their list of 25 people via email to Facility Manager and Hockey Coordinator the morning of their game.  We will have a table set up in the lobby where spectators will be checked in. Please be sure to pass along our emails to any visiting team as only people on the list will be allowed in the Ice Rink.

The Home team will have an additional 2 slots for parents/guardians that will be running the clock.

If at any point throughout the game the stands are over the 50 person limit the game will be paused and we will clear the stands of all spectators.

Mount Prospect Ice Arena

Northshore Ice Arena

1 spectator per skater will be allowed in the stands. 

Please keep a 6 foot space between you and the other spectators. 

Masks are required to be worn when not on the ice.

Please stay at home if you have any respiratory symptoms. (coughing, sneezing, shortness of breath) and or a fever.

Please encourage your skater to maintain social distancing.

All skaters (excluding goalies) are encouraged (but not required) to have a bubble mask or combo cage

Orbit Ice Arena

All players, coaches and spectators will be required to wear masks in the building and Maintain Social distancing protocols. In addition, all players will be required to sign a WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK and a Covid 19 ADDENDUM.

Waiver & Release

Robert Crown Community Center - Evanston

Players are required to arrive at the facility in full gear to enter the facility. Skates placed on in bleacher seating, but would also prefer to be on with skate guards before entering.

Skaters must wear a mask or wear their helmet with face guard when entering the building.

There is no spitting permitted in the visitor or home bench areas. Unwillingness to comply the facility will cancel the adult drop in hockey program.

Phase IV Guidelines


Seven Bridges Ice Arena

Seven Bridges Ice Arena is requiring all coaches/spectators/players to complete a waiver prior to entering the rink.

Click the "sign waiver"

You will be asked to create an account and can then add each waiver to the "cart" and checkout

You'll receive a confirmation email with each person’s name

Currently the rink is allowing 1 spectator per player

Southwest Ice Arena

Southwest Ice Arena requires that all players and coaches submit a waiver 48 hours prior to game time


  • Players must come dressed to rink - locker rooms will be provided 15 minutes prior to ice slots for players to put on their skates. (No dressing or undressing in locker rooms)
  • Players will be allowed into the facility 15-20 minutes prior to the ice slot, spectators will be allowed in 5-10 minutes prior.
  • ONLY TWO SPECTATORS allowed per skater in the facility - we are doing our best to keep the number of people in the rink low.
  • Teams leaving ice must remove skates and leave the rink asap.
  • No congregating in the lobby before or after the game

Willowbrook Ice Arena