ice skating

Skating, Santa 5K highlight winter Whitewater schedule

CHARLOTTE – Ice skating has returned to the U.S. National Whitewater Center for a second year. The 17,000-square-foot rink is located on the upper pond and features three distinct programming areas and an on-ice Airstream serving hot and cold beverages. Skate rentals are included in pass purchases. Unlike its inaugural season last year, the skating will have a more limited […]

Skating rinks highlight holiday-themed activities

A year after debuting its Festival of Trees, Belmont has added another holiday season showcase. As part of the city’s Christmas Village downtown, ice skating will be available to the public Dec. 5-7. The wintery activity can be found from 4-10 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Dec. 5-6, and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7.  There will be a […]

Whitewater Center adding ice skating in November

CHARLOTTE – Ice skating is coming to the U.S. National Whitewater Center this fall. The Upper Pond of the Whitewater Center’s rapids will transform into an ice-skating environment for pass-holders in November. Additionally, the outdoor recreation facility has commissioned the creation of a new sensory experience through the forest featuring illuminated installations created by Charlotte artist Meredith Connelly called Lights. […]