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Walnut Creek On Ice Kicks Off Winter

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Walnut Creek On Ice Kicks Off Winter

Opening Day: November 9, 2018 Come Get Your Skate On!

Walnut Creek Downtown and the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau kick off the winter season on Friday, November 9 when ice skating starts at the 14th Annual Walnut Creek on Ice in the heart of downtown at Civic Park. The partially enclosed ice rink welcomes skaters of all ages and abilities to tie on a pair of ice skates and skate daily through January 21, 2019. Families can also start the ice skating season with the Children’s Winter Festival.

Walnut Creek on Ice is open from November 9, 2018 – January 21, 2019


Pricing includes skate rental.Weekdays: Monday through Friday - $12/person.Fridays after 5pm - $15/person.Weekends: Friday 5pm through Sunday 8pm - $15/person. Holiday rate: $15/person.Children under three skate for free!

Public Skating

Monday through Thursday: Noon -8pm. Friday and Saturday: 11am-11pm. Sunday: 11am-9pm.

Children’s Winter Festival

November 10, 11am-1pm

Children, families, and the young-at-heart can kick off the ice skating season with the Children’s Winter Festival. This popular event includes live skate performances, Rocco’s pizza, hot chocolate, face painting, free giveaways, and more. Free admission and skates for the first 250 guests; $5 admission until 5pm, and then regular price of $15 per person. Includes skate rentals.

Veterans Day

November 12, 11am-8pm

Walnut Creek On Ice at Civic Park thanks all veterans throughout the Bay Area by encouraging them to skate with a loved one on Veterans Day. $15 per veteran plus guest, military ID required. Guarantees two hours of skating.

Frosty & Friends

January 12, 11am-1pm

Walnut Creek On Ice invites you to skate with Frosty & his friends! A variety of fantasy characters including princesses and furry friends will be at the ice rink to take pictures, skate, and visit with throughout the morning.

Where: Civic Park, Walnut Creek, CAFor parking information, visit

For more information, please contact: Walnut Creek on Ice925.935.SNOW (7669) |

Marketing: Shawn Filardi, Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce, 925-934-2007 or [email protected]