Panther Island Ice Returns for the Holidays

November 2,2018

Reposted from Trinity River Vision Authority

This holiday season, the return of Panther Island Ice will up the cool factor in Fort Worth. Located at Coyote Drive-In, Fort Worth's outdoor skating rink brings a winter wonderland of fun and excitement beginning November 16 and operating through January 14.

Panther Island Ice, which features real ice, will be open seven days a week including holidays such as Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Seasonal food and beverages will be available for purchase in addition to the full menu at the Coyote Canteen.

Panther Island Ice will once again be located at Coyote Drive-In but a movie ticket will not be required to skate. Admission will be $12 which includes skate rentals but discounts will be available. In the spirit of holiday giving, Panther Island Ice is partnering with the Tarrant Area Food Bank and every Wednesday, any patron who brings two canned goods to the ice rink will receive $2 off their admission. A military discount will also be available thanks to a generous contribution from Lockheed Martin. And for those looking for a great discount, Tuesday will be “Cheap Skate Night” and feature $6 admission. Group reservations and discounts for parties of 15 or more people will also be available. Visit the website for all available discounts. Gift certificates are also available. 

New this year, patrons have the convenience of purchasing tickets online at Tickets will also be available for purchase on site. 

Special programming will be available throughout the season. For information on programming throughout the season more information will be available on the Panther Island Ice Facebook page.

This year Panther Island Ice is continuing to partner with Bank of Texas and Blue Zones Fort Worth on the Schools on Skates program which gives thousands of FWISD third graders the opportunity to experience the ice rink for free.

Panther Island Ice is made possible from generous contributions by our sponsors including: silver level sponsors Blue Zones Fort Worth, Lockheed Martin, Tarrant County College, Tarleton State University and Bank of Texas and our media sponsors 92.1 Hank FM, 95.9 The Ranch, and Guide Live. 

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