Roanoke City ice skating rink being built

ice-rink2

ROANOKE (WSLS 10) – A Star City favorite is returning this season.

Construction has begun on the outdoor ice skating rink in Elmwood Park.

ice-rinkCrews are busy laying miles of tubing that will actually create the ice.

Downtown Roanoke Inc. started Elmwood ice with hopes of attracting more people to downtown.

Well exceeding that goal, more than 13,500 skaters came out last year.

The group is expected to make an announcement Friday morning about new additions this season.

The ice rink opens November 23.

MEDIA GENERAL may allow you to upload, post, transmit or otherwise provide content to MEDIA GENERAL Web sites, including, but not limited to, photos, video, audio, comments, articles, blogs, forums and any other such communication in which you provide content to the Web site ("User Content"). You agree that you are solely responsible for your communications and any content you provide. Read full terms and conditions of use by clicking here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s