WBT’s Holiday on Ice Opens Tomorrow

November 23, 2010

What: WBT’s Holiday on Ice Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

Where: The Green Uptown ~ 435 S. Tryon Street or College St. across from the Convention Center

When: November 24th – January 8th

WBT Holiday on Ice Opens for the 2010 Season!

WBT Holiday on Ice returns to The Green Uptown.  Outdoor Ice Skating this year is made possible from our friends at Piedmont Natural Gas and Time Warner Cable and will open to the public at 11:00am, Wednesday, November 24th.  Holiday on Ice celebrates it’s 7th year for the great Holiday Tradition.  The Green Uptown, is located at 435 S. Tryon Street.  Media Parking is available on College Street across from the convention center for live shots and larger broadcast vehicles.  Other media will receive a pass to park in the Green’s Parking Deck for Free.

WBT Holiday on Ice gives families a place to spend time together this holiday season, lasting through January 8, 2010.  Last year, over 20,000 people came to skate.  The rink this year will provide skaters almost 5000 square feet of ice-skating surface.  Skating will cost $7.00 per person and $3.00 for skate rental.  Season Passes are also available.  Enjoy Hot Chocolate and snacks from our concession booth.  Group events for outings, birthday party’s, holiday party’s or friendly get-togethers may be eligible for discounts.

Special events this year include Live shows with our WBT Hosts, Christmas Carolers, Live Hand bells, canned food drive day, Premium Give Away Nights, a visit from Santa, and many more special events.  To learn more, log on to wbtholidayonice.com.

Hours of operation this weekend are Wednesday, from 11am – 10pm, Thursday through Saturday 11am – 10pm and Sunday, 11am – 7pm.  Extended hours begin December 22nd.  Exact hours of operation for each day and other details are available at http://www.wbtholidayonice.com.

For more information, contact Matt DuBois, WBT Marketing and Promotions, at 704-619-6160.