Snoopy® & Zamboni

In 1980, Charles Schulz’s first reference to Zamboni appeared in his PEANUTS comic strip. Since that time, over 50 references appeared.  You can use the following dates to search for the actual comic strip appearances by ZAMBONI in Charles M. Schulz’s PEANUTS throughout the years. Visit the PEANUTS archives online at  In addition, the Zamboni machine was featured in the Charlie Brown special, “She’s a Good Skate, Charlie Brown.”

Charlie Brown said it best: “There are three things in life that people like to stare at: a flowing stream, a crackling fire, and a Zamboni clearing the ice.”

Use these links for more Snoopy fun. Follow the link to a photo of the special Snoopy Zamboni machine in Santa Rosa, CA and to see who is currently on Snoopy’s Home Ice