Lakeside Roller Skating Rink

Lakeside Roller Skating Rink, located at Egan Ave. near Cottage Grove, opened on February 10, 1885. Egan Avenue is Pershing Road today, which is 3900 South. I have no record of the closing date.   Note: This is the information I uncovered during my research. Please share any information you find about this rink in […]

LaBelle Rink

The LaBelle Rink, located at 558 Lincoln Avenue, was around in 1885. I don’t have the opening and closing dates.   Note: This is the information I uncovered during my research. Please share any information you find about this rink in the comment section below. Thanks.

Columbia Skating Rink

The Columbia Skating Rink was located at either 1103 or 1105 Milwaukee Ave. according to an 1886 source. 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 rink in the comment section below. Thanks.

Parlor Skating Rink

According to an 1885 article, The Parlor Skating Rink was located at 558 Lincoln Ave. in Chicago. 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 rink in the comment section below. Thanks.

Oakland Skating Rink

The Oakland Rink was located at 42nd & Cottage Grove.  I learned about this rink in an 1885 article. I didn’t find the open and close dates.   Note: This is the information I uncovered during my research. Please share any information you find about this rink in the comment section below. Thanks.

Sans Souci Amusement Park

Sans Souci, one of Chicago’s first amusement parks, had a roller rink. It was located at 6024-6030 Cottage Grove and operated from 1899 to 1913. More information about Sans Souci Sans Souci Amusement Park, Living History of Illinois Please share any information you find about this rink in the comment section below. Thanks.   Image […]