Ocean County rink features ice bumper cars

Posted: Updated:
BRICK TOWNSHIP -

Looking for something “cool” to do this winter? Why not bumper cars?

The Ocean Ice Rink in Brick Township features ice bumper cars.

VIDEO: Extended interview with Andrew Barten

The rink’s managers ordered about a dozen cars from Steamboat, Colorado. The cars are controlled by remote, run on wheels and drive on the ice.

Managers say that they provide as much fun as the summertime amusement park ride.

“We have to have people come in here and have fun…if they can’t skate this is another alternative for them to come in and say ‘Hello’ to us,” says vice president of operations Andrew Barten.

Rides will be available on weekends and weekdays.

Ocean Ice Rink is only the fourth ice rink in the entire country to offer ice bumper cars.

  • New Jersey Food & Fun VideosMore>>

  • Guide: Festivals happening in New Jersey

    Guide: Festivals happening in New Jersey

    Are you looking for somewhere fun to go as the weather warms up? Look no further. Here is a guide for some festivals happening in New Jersey.
    Are you looking for somewhere fun to go as the weather warms up? Look no further. Here is a guide for some festivals happening in New Jersey.
  • Guide: 2019 Memorial Day Parades in NJ

    Guide: 2019 Memorial Day Parades in NJ

    Memorial Day parades and events are planned across New Jersey. Here is a list of some parades. 

    Memorial Day parades and events are planned across New Jersey. Here is a list of some parades. 

  • Guide: Farmers Markets around New Jersey

    Guide: Farmers Markets around New Jersey

    Looking for a place to get locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables this summer. Here is a guide to different farmers markets around New Jersey.
    Looking for a place to get locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables this summer. Here is a guide to different farmers markets around New Jersey.
sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."