BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Railroad Park is opening its brand new ice skating rink on November 25 at 10 a.m. The 50′ x 70′ rink is made out of real ice and will be located on Railroad Park’s 17th Street Plaza.
The ice skating rink will be open through the holiday season until mid-January. It will be open seven days a week, including Christmas and New Years.
Hours of operation are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday through Saturday. Christmas Day and News Years Day hours are 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. The cost of tickets is $10 for a two-hour session, which includes skate rental. The group rate for 20 or more skaters is $8 per person.
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Also new to Railroad Park is the American Family Care Holiday Market. On each Saturday from November 26 to December 24, merchants will be selling seasonal gifts and treats. The Boxcar Cafe will be open and will be selling hot chocolate and other cold weather fare.