‘Tis the season for some holiday fun and return to Little Rock’s downtown entertainment district to celebrate all the wonder and magic of the “ARVEST on Ice” outdoor ice-skating rink. Just in time for the winter holidays, families young and old will be able to enjoy fun and festive active recreation under the twinkling lights of the River Market open-air pavilions.
ARVEST Bank will return as the official ice rink presenting sponsor and additional sponsors are to include the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau (LRCVB), Downtown Little Rock Partnership (DTLRP), Little Rock Parks and Recreation, Baptist Health, Airmasters Heating & Air Conditioning and Arkansas Democrat Gazette.
The ice rink will open to the public Saturday Nov. 17, 2012 and run through Sunday Jan. 6, 2013. Skating rink hours will be Monday through Friday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Operational hours will vary and extend during special and school holidays. Entry fees will be $9 per person including tax and skate rental, with children ages four and under free with paid adult admission. The Arkansas Skatium and their personnel have been secured to facilitate daily operations of the rink.
Group discounts as well as musical and choral performance opportunities are currently available. For more information, please contact the River Market at (501) 375-2552. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact the DTLRP at (501) 375-0121.
For more information on the ARVEST on Ice winter celebration please visit www.HolidaysinLittleRock.com. This holiday website will be a “one-stop shop” as holiday plans and festivities through out the entire city firm up from now through New Year’s Eve.
For general information, please contact the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau at (501) 376-4781.