Newport Skating CenterSPECIAL EVENTS
4 Commercial Wharf, Newport, RI 02840
Tel.: (401) 846-3018
ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING | Friday, December 8th
STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES ON SPECIAL EVENTS COMING TO THE RINK THIS WINTER INCLUDING:
- SKATE WITH SANTA
- NEWPORT HOLIDAY STROLL
- SUPERHERO DAY
- NEWPORT WINTER FEST
- FUNDRAISING DRIVES
- AND MORE!
Monday Night Fever at the Rink!
*Postponed to Monday night (the last skate of the season)!
The last night of this rink season (Monday, February 27th) breaks out the Mirror Ball and 70’s dance grooves!
*Come decked out in your best 70’s outfit
*Request your favorite disco song FROM DJ NOOK (spinning live from 6pm to 10pm)
*Show us your best moves
*Prizes, surprises, a disco selfie spot & more!
*Bring canned goods for our Food Drive benefiting the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center and receive $1 off your total, up to $5.
Newport Winter Festival
February 17th – 26th 2017
With a valid Newport Winter Festival bracelet, get $2 off skating admission through February 26th. Click here for more information.
The 29th Annual Newport Winter Festival, Touted as “New England’s Largest Winter Extravaganza,” will take place February 17th-26th, 2017 throughout Newport and Newport County. Featuring over 150 events, the Festival offers a unique winter experience combining food, festivities, music, and fun for all ages.
NEWPORT WINTER FESTIVAL ICE SKATING LESSONS
Saturday February 18-Saturday February 25th (*weather permitting) | For all ages and abilities.
Drop-Ins Welcome – get full details and register at:
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org | ph: 401.952.4336
And don’t miss Island Skating Academy’s Winter Festival Figure Skating Performance Friday, February 24th at 5:30pm!
MLKCC Healthy Food Drive | February at The Rink
Please Help our Neighbors in Need this Winter, Donate a Healthy Non-Perishable Food Item for the Martin Luther King Jr Community Center Receive $1 Off Admission, Up to $4 per Admission.
• Grains: 100% Whole Grains like Brown Rice, Quinoa, Bulgur, Barley, Rolled Oats, Wild Rice, Whole Wheat/Grain Pasta, Whole Grain Cereal (Plain Cheerios, Plain Shredded Wheat, Bran Flakes, etc.)
• Proteins: Low Sodium water packed canned meats and seafood (Canned Tuna, Canned Salmon, Canned Chicken, Sardines), Canned Low Sodium Beans, Dried Beans, Dried Lentils,
• Vegetables: Canned Low Sodium or No Salt Added,
• Fruits: Dried (no sugar added), Canned in Water or 100% juice
• Dairy and Substitutes: Unflavored Shelf Stable Nonfat/Skim or Low Fat Milk, Unsweetened Soy Milk, Unsweetened Nut Milks (almond, cashew)
• Healthy Fats: Nuts, Nut Butters (non-hydrogenated/natural, ingredients: peanuts and salt, or unsalted), Seeds, Olive Oil, Canola Oil, Peanut Oil
• Canned “meal” soups – Progresso/Campbell’s Soups offer these
• Peanut Butter/Jams or Jellies in plastic containers, not glass.
Newport Skating Center Community Partnership Programs Presented By:
FRIDAY Nights at The Rink are ALEX AND ANI #CARRYLIGHT Nights
Join the global campaign of light and hope by answering, “What do you #CARRYLIGHT for?” — your causes, passions, loved ones, etc.
Share your response using #CARRYLIGHT to inspire others to do the same.
Share your story on the Newport Skating Center Facebook page, tag #CARRYLIGHT & Get a Free Skating Pass to the Newport Skating Center- just “show us you shared” at the Ticket Window!
Spark light and hope in all corners of the world.
For more information, visit www.AlexAndAni.com/Carry-Light
Make a Date to Skate! | Tuesday, February 14th (Valentine’s Day)
5:00PM – 9:00PM
2 for 1 Admission
Salve Regina Free Skate Night | Thursday, February 2nd
Show your Salve ID and receive Free Skating!
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island Member Saturdays | Saturdays in January 2017
Show your BCBSRI Member Card on Saturdays in January 2017, and receive Free Admission!
Celebrating the Superheroes Who Keep Us Safe in Our Community!
Monday, January 16th (MLK Jr. Day) | 10AM – 9PM (weather permitting)
*$2 off skating admission for any service member (EMT, Police, Fire, Military, etc.) with proper ID.
*Kids that come dressed as their favorite Superhero (or Villain) get a prize.
*Every skater that shows the cashier that they follow us on social media is entered to win free skating for the month of February (Must show cashier at time of purchase and must provide an email address.).
Sponsored by Rob Levine & Associates, The Heavy Hitter
Roger Williams Park Zoo Member Day | Sunday, January 15th
(Rain Date: Sunday, January 22nd)
Present your Roger Williams Park Zoo membership card and get free skating admission!
Diaper & Wipes Drive to benefit The Changing Table
Newport County’s only Diaper Bank
December 13th through December 31st
Bring 1 package of diapers or 2 packages of wipes and receive $1 off each admission in your group, up to $10 off!
For more information, visit: Facebook.com/TheChangingTableNewport
The Changing Table (Newport County’s only diaper bank) was established in 2011! We distribute diapers and wipes to families in crisis in person, via social service providers that we partner with and the Martin Luther King food bank. Diapers and wipes are essential to the health of a child without them the child is at risk for infection and disease. The Changing Table was selected by Blue Cross Blue Shield of RI as an agency partner for the 2015 and 2016 #BlueaCrossRI day of service!
Community Partnership Program Courtesy Of:
SKATE WITH SANTA
Tuesday, December 13th | 6:00pm – 7:00pm
(Rain date: Tuesday, December 20th)
Join Santa on the Ice Whether You are Naughty or Nice!
Skate with the big man himself at the Newport Skating Center. Santa will be visiting with all the kids after he skates, so bring your camera to capture the perfect holiday photo under the stars!
Newport Holiday Stroll | December 10th & 11th
Enjoy $1 off skating admission with a receipt from a participating Stroll merchant!
A Fork In The Road by Blackstone Caterers food truck, will also be providing:
- COMPLIMENTARY HOT COCOA with a receipt from a participating merchant. Enjoy the Hot Cocoa Station with whipped cream, marshmallows & candy canes!
- COOKIE DECORATING STATION: Guests who purchase 1 or MORE items from the food truck will receive a festive sugar cookie to decorate with frosting, different sprinkles & fun toppings!
MLKCC Toy Drive
December 9th through December 12th
Help the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center fill Santa’s Workshop with gifts for nearly 400 kids this holiday season!
We need your help to make Christmas merry. Please donate new toys for children up to age 16 for Santa’s Workshop. Click here to see a list of Toy Suggestions.
Drop off a new toy at the Newport Skating Center from December 9th through December 12th and get a Buy One, Get One Free skating admission pass to be used in the month of January.
Community Partnership Program at the Rink courtesy of: