FREE ice skating returns to downtown Denver’s Skyline Park for another winter as the Southwest Rink welcomes locals anxious to lace up some blades from November 22 to February 14. Hours vary, so check the rink’s website. Bring your own skates or rent a pair for just $2. Among the special programs this season: live bands and DJs on weekends, Sunday family fun days, skate ‘n flicks (movies on ice), a Broomball Challenge and and FREE learn-to-skate lessons. 16th and Arapahoe Streets next to the landmark D&F Clocktower. 303-825-6787.