McCann Ice Arena in Poughkeepsie, NY serves youth organizations, leagues and individuals for both recreational and competitive figure skating and ice hockey. Additionally, McCann is open to the public for public skating, open hockey, stick time and birthday parties. Group and private figure skating lessons are also available during Freestyle Sessions.
McCann Ice Arena had briefly been the home of the Hudson Valley Bears and the Poughkeepsie Panthers, two semi- professional hockey teams in the 1980s. The Mid-Hudson Vikings (limited travel hockey team), Mid-Hudson Polar Bears and Lady Polar Bears.
Also See: Junior Rangers Learn to Play Program