Winter Wonderland Awaits: Time to Skate or Learn How!
Thunder Bay, ON – The winter season is officially upon us, and with it comes the much-awaited opening of the skating rink at Prince Arthur’s Landing. Set to welcome skaters from December 2nd, the rink promises a season filled with joy and outdoor fun.
Skating Season Kick-Off: The rink’s opening marks the start of the skating season, offering a perfect venue for residents and visitors to glide into the winter months. Whether you’re a skating enthusiast or just looking for a fun activity to enjoy the cold weather, the rink at Prince Arthur’s Landing is the place to be.
Rink Schedule and Supervision: To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience, the rink will be supervised. It will operate Monday through Wednesday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., and extend its hours from Thursday to Sunday, staying open from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. The extended hours during the latter part of the week offer more flexibility for visitors to enjoy evening skates under the stars.
Water Garden Pavilion Lodge Features: Adjacent to the rink, the Water Garden Pavilion Lodge stands ready to provide essential amenities. It features space for changing footwear and skates, indoor washrooms, lockers, and benches. The lodge ensures a comfortable and convenient experience for all skaters.
Accessibility and Enjoyment for All: The rink at Prince Arthur’s Landing is a welcoming space for people of all ages and abilities. It underscores the city’s commitment to inclusive recreation. Skating aids are available free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to participate.
Enhanced Skating Experience: Adding to the charm of the experience, the rink boasts an outdoor fireplace, a cozy spot for skaters to warm up. The atmosphere is further enhanced by outdoor lighting and music, creating a magical winter skating experience for everyone.
Stay Informed: For those seeking more information about the rink at Prince Arthur’s Landing and other outdoor rinks throughout the city, scheduled to open later in the season, details are available at www.thunderbay.ca/outdoorrinks. This website serves as a one-stop source for all updates and information on outdoor winter activities in the city.
As the doors open tomorrow, the community is invited to lace up their skates and create unforgettable winter memories at Prince Arthur’s Landing.