The holiday comes to us and traditional winter entertainments open with it! We tell you which street skating rinks will traditionally open this winter in St. Petersburg or have already opened. All on ice!
Ice rink in New Holland island
The festive ice rink will be open in New Holland from November 16 to March 15. All skaters are accompanied by pleasant disco music. Guests at the rink are waiting from Monday to Sunday from 11:00 to 22:00. To ride on the ice field of the island and not spend a lot of money, it is worth a look here on weekdays. From Monday to Thursday, going out on ice costs only 150 rubles.
The ice rink is open daily. Thanks to the cooling system, the ice does not melt to +10 degrees.
Photo by: Катя Никитина, Иван Ерофеев
Ice rink on Pioneer Square
The traditional ice rink on Pioneer Square will start operating on December 24 along with the Christmas Market. You can ride here every day from noon to ten in the evening, enter fee from 250 to 300 rubles. A rental point will work nearby, and you can come with your skates. A nice addition will be the lighting and musical accompaniment.
Photo from: 2017-gody.ru
“Ice rink by the sea” in the space Port of Sevcable
The ice rink at Sevcable Port is scheduled to open on December 21. This year, the area of the rink is promised to be made twice as much as in the past. Rental will also work here, storage bins and benches. The ice rink will be designed for 300 guests at a time and work from 11 to 23 hours.
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Forest rink in Okhta park
The original outdoor ice rink with a length of 1,500 meters, located in one of the most beautiful places in the resort “Okhta Park” – a picturesque pine forest. The ice trail runs in the middle of tall trees, where you can glide to the pleasant music and enjoy a winter fairy tale. The cover of the Forest Rink allows you to ride in the fresh air from December to April.
Photo by: Ohtapark.ru
Tsarskoye Selo ice rink
The Museum-Reserve has been reviving the historical tradition of the imperial residence for several consecutive seasons. The mistress of Tsarskoye Selo Empress Elizaveta Petrovna loved entertainment, arranged balls and masquerades. In winter, the residence also had many opportunities to have fun. This season, the skating rink will be located in the center of the palace and park ensemble: between Catherine and Alexander parks. The organizers of the ice rink on Triangular Square took care of a comfortable time for the guests. A warm dressing room, equipment rental, a skating school with instructors and a workshop for sharpening skates work at the rink (this service will become relevant for those who come to the rink with their skates). Also in the territory there is a winter cafe “Tre-corner”, where you can relax after skiing, have a bite and warm up with delicious drinks. Daily from 12:00 to 21:00. Entrance fee 200 rubles.
Photo by: kuda-spb.ru
Tinkoff bank ice rink near the Lakhta Center Tower
The opening of the ice rink with a view of the skyscraper will be held on November 16. Ice will be open to visitors daily from 12:00 to 21:00. On Fridays and Saturdays, the skating rink will run until the last guest. Going out on ice for adults will cost 200 rubles per hour, for children under 10 years old – 100 rubles. Also, guests will be able to rent skates, special protection, helmets, balls, clubs and gates.
Photo from https://vk.com/tinkoff_katok