November 25th, 2014 | News | 0 Comments
The Southwest Rink at Park Tavern, a seasonal ice skating rink located in the heart of Midtown in Piedmont Park, will open just in time for the holidays. Beginning Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, 2014, through President’s Day, Monday, February 16, 2015, Atlantans and visitors of all ages can once again enjoy unforgettable ice skating experiences including all day skate sessions, Frozen-themed children’s birthday parties, ‘Skate After 8′ for ages 18 and up, special events, and much more – all while taking advantage of Park Tavern’s relaxed atmosphere, expansive food menu, and diverse cocktail, wine, and beer selection. The cost is just $15 to skate all day on non-peak season days and includes high quality rental skates that are professionally sharpened. Visit www.parktavern.com for more information or to make reservations.
Located in the spacious Garden Tent at Park Tavern, this favorite Intown holiday tradition will once again feature modern amenities for day and night skating including a new covered rink that is 85 feet long and 40 feet wide and comfortably accommodates 200. Skaters will stay warm under a beautiful heated tent with a state-of-the-art sound system; while observers can enjoy the rink and park-side dining, homemade hot chocolate, specialty seasonal cocktails, house-brews, 1/2 price wine bottles every Wednesday, 1/2 off sushi from 10 p.m. to midnight, 1/2 off tacos (excluding Big Eye Tuna) nightly after 8 p.m., holiday decorations, fire pits, and much more. With original woodwork, Stone Mountain-granite walls, stack-stone fireplaces, granite bars, leather furniture and a natural slate floor, Park Tavern’s lodge-like feel and expansive covered and heated patio overlooking picturesque Piedmont Park and will only enhance the overall experience. Located conveniently off of the Atlanta BeltLine, guests can also take advantage of the Piedmont Park Conservancy’s seasonal carousel, which is located next to Park Tavern.
The Southwest Rink at Park Tavern will be open Monday through Friday from 4:30 p.m. to midnight and Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to midnight. The rink is open to ages 18 and up only from 8 p.m. to midnight nightly. The ice team resurfaces the ice every 1 ½ hours. The Southwest Rink at Park Tavern will also available for private skating lessons, parties and even marriage proposals. Park Tavern will also host number of specialty events throughout the season. For the most up to date event calendar, specialty packages, to purchase tickets, and venue rental information, please visit www.parktavern.com. Stay connected on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/ParkTavern and on Twitter and Instagram at @ParkTavern.