City Ice Skating Rinks To Stay Open For Extra WeekendCall it a small silver lining to an otherwise miserable winter: Cold temperatures mean the city’s outdoor ice skating rinks can stay open an extra weekend this year.
Park District Ice Rinks Open For Winter SeasonIce skating rinks at seven parks across the city will open for the season Friday, with a brand-new eighth rink set to open next month.
With Weather Cooperating, Ice Skating Rinks Begin To OpenSome people get into the holiday spirit by battling the throngs of shoppers for a deal on the day after Thanksgiving, while others get the feeling of the season by lacing up a pair of skates and gliding across a sheet of ice at their local pond, park or skating rink.
Get Your Skate On: Chicago’s Best Ice Skating RinksWhether you are as graceful as Michelle Kwan or a total disaster on skates, ice skating is a time-honored Chicago winter tradition. Plus, it is a ton of fun. Seriously, it is. Your kids will think so too.