Here’s the Holiday Ice Rink at Embarcadero Center, which is located right next to OccupySF this year.
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Be sure to click on over to see if they will be closed for private parties.
All right, see you there!
All the deets:
“Delighting families, couples and ice skating enthusiasts for over twenty years, the Holiday Ice Rink at Embarcadero Center presented by Hawaiian Airlines, the largest outdoor rink, will open to the public for nine magical fun-filled weeks beginning November 9 through January 8, 2012.
Plan a special holiday experience with your friends and family and skate under the stars in the shadow of the waterfront throughout the holiday season at Embarcadero Center, where you can shop, skate, dine and park for free. There’s no better place during the holiday season than Embarcadero Center!
The Holiday Ice Rink at Embarcadero Center presented by Hawaiian Airlines continues to entertain families from around the Bay Area thanks to the support of its generous sponsors…
Phone Number: 415.837.1931
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Justin Herman Plaza, adjacent to Four Embarcadero Center and across from the historic Ferry Building
Hours of Operation:
Open 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Sunday – Thursday
Open 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. on Friday & Saturday
90 minute sessions that start on every even hour
Private party booking* is available
The Rink may be closed due to inclement weather or private party bookings. Call the ice rink manager at 415.837.1931.
* Sessions not open to public if sold to a private party.
Adults $9.00; Seniors/Children ages 10 and under $5.50
Monday – Friday until 6:00 p.m.
Adults $9.50/Children ages 10 and under $6.00
Friday 6:00 p.m. session until closing on Sunday
Skate Rentals: $3.50″
Here’s what it looked like at the lighting ceremony a couple years back:
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(My submission to produce Soul on Ice on Ice at this rink was rejected once again this year. Oh well.)
The mise-en-scene, with the swells in the background and the norms in the foreground:
And this is how it should be looking these days from Treasure Island:
Have a Merry Holiday Shopping Season!
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