Edgewater Beach Hotel Skating Rink

The Edgewater Beach Hotel Skating Rink was located in the popular Edgwater Beach Hotel at 5349 Sheridan Road. Although the hotel opened in 1916, the rink first appeared in the 1929 city directory. The exact open and close dates are unknown.   Note: I uncovered this information during my research. Please share any information you […]

Riverview Roller Skating Rink

Riverview Roller Skating Rink was part of Riverview Amusement Park located at 2528 Belmont in Chicago, Illinois. This is where DeVry University sits today. The largest and longest-running amusement park in Chicago, Riverview was opened from 1904-1967.   Note: This is the information I uncovered during my research. Please share any information you find about […]

Rickey Roller Rink

Rickey Roller Rink was located at 2560 W. Madison. Records show that it was in operation in the late 1960s. I have no record of the opening and closing dates.   Note: I uncovered this information during my research. Please share any information you find about this rink in the comment section below. Thanks.

Madison Gardens Rink

Madison Gardens Rink was located at either 2560 W. Madison or 2566 W. Madison in Chicago, Illinois. Records show that it was in operation between 1910-18. I have no record of the opening and closing dates.   Note: This is the information I uncovered during my research. Please share any information you find about this […]