November 23rd, 2015 by RichmondBargains

stony point mall ice skating

At Stony Point Fashion Park’s mini rink this weekend: Kick-off the holiday weekend and enjoy free skating beginning Friday, November 27th – Sunday, November 29th.

    “Complimentary sessions begin every hour on the hour. Each one hour session consist of 45 minutes of skating with 15 minutes in-between sessions to condition the surface.

    Capacity of rink is 30 individuals per session. Skaters must have a wrist band prior to entering the rink. All participants skate at their own risk. In the event of inclement weather during free skating weekend, Stony Point Fashion Park will distribute 100 free skating passes per day at the Center’s discretion.”

Friday – Saturday hours are 11 am to 7 pm and Sunday 12 noon to 6 pm. Regular admission of $5 includes skate rental.

There are also animated light shows at the Christmas Tree in the evenings beginning at 5pm.

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November 23rd, 2015 by RichmondBargains

rva on ice discount

The RVA on Ice outdoor skating rink opens this Wednesday with ceremony and festivities starting at 6pm featuring Rayvon Owen, Richmond Boys Choir, and members of Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK. The first 100 people in attendance will get a RVA On Ice blue and white Santa hat.

The graphic promotes “Free Admission” which I interpret to mean free skating rink admission, but it’s not crystal clear. (Updated: skating is free; skate rentals will be regular price of $5) Regular admission is $5 and skate rental is $5.

    Skate under the skyline on our 60′ x 150′ frozen ice rink this season on Broad Street. Bring your own skates or rent them at the rink. RVA On Ice is open to the public daily from November 25 – January 3, including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day! Spectators can watch all the action from the climate-controlled warming tent adjacent to the ice rink. Tickets for RVA On Ice can be purchased in person only at the Carpenter Theatre Box Office. Cash and all major credit cards are accepted.

Other promotions this 2015 RVA on Ice season:

    Mondays are for Giving
    Every Monday, receive one complimentary admission by bringing an item to donate to a local non-profit. Consider nonperishable food items/canned goods for FeedMore, gently used coats for Coats for Kids or household necessities for the Ronald McDonald House. We’ll feature a specific non-profit each week, but any of these items are always welcome.

    TTT: Toys for Tots Tuesday
    Every Tuesday, receive one complimentary admission by bringing a Toy to benefit Toys for Tots through December 15th. All toys must be new and unwrapped in order to be accepted.

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December 9th, 2014 by RichmondBargains

coupon for rva on ice

Skate rental ($5) is not included.

RVA on Ice regular admission cost is $5. The entrance to RVA On Ice, skate rental desk and the ticket box office are located near the entrance to Richmond CenterStage located at 600 East Grace Street, Richmond, VA 23219. All children MUST BE accompanied by an adult. Cash and all major credit cards are accepted. Call 804-592-3400 for more information.

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August 22nd, 2013 by RichmondBargains

disney on ice ticket discounts

Disney on Ice: Let’s Celebrate! is coming to the Richmond Coliseum Thursday September 18 through Sunday September 22.

    Best deals:
    Thursday: The opening day tickets are 50% off (no code needed) making the cheapest seats $10 plus $6 in fees
    Friday: Get two-for-one tickets to the Friday show with code TMN241 (Source: Ticketmaster Ticket Deals)
    Saturday and Sunday: Save $3 with code 3DISNEY (source: Valpak)

Richmond Coliseum
601 E. Leigh Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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June 28th, 2012 by RichmondBargains

skate nation

From Skate Nation Plus:

100 degrees Friday = FREE skating from noon to 3pm!
(Free public skate and rentals from 12p-3p on 6-29)
Get here early!

4350 Pouncey Tract Rd, Glen Allen

Richmond Ice Zone (636 Johnston Willis Dr) has the same promotion (skate rentals not mentioned)

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November 22nd, 2011 by RichmondBargains

rva on ice

UPDATE: Postponed “Due to the unseasonably warm weather and forecasts of heavy rain, the opening ceremony for RVA On Ice that was originally scheduled for this Wednesday has been rescheduled for Thursday, December 1 at 5:30 pm. The Honorable Dwight C. Jones of Richmond will officially open the 2011–12 season of RVA On Ice, Richmond’s only outdoor ice rink in the heart of downtown. Expected to last approximately 30 minutes, the Mayor will invite the public to skate as his guests until the rink closes at 10:00 pm.”

The RVA On Ice Season Opening Ceremony is this Wednesday, November 23, beginning at 6pm:

Come out for the festivities and enjoy free ice skating (skate rental fee [$5 for adults] not included) for the rest of the night! Live music by the Richmond Boys Choir and appearances by Lady Raiders Cheer and Dance Team along with Raider mascot Risky. Fun for the whole family!

RVA on Ice is a 8,400 square foot outdoor ice skating rink adjacent to Richmond CenterStage between 6th and 7th Streets on East Broad Street. It will be open through January 2 with the following schedule:

Wednesdays through Fridays, 4 to 10 p.m.
Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sundays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Special holiday hours: Dec. 24, noon to 8 p.m.
To be determined, Christmas Day
Dec. 31 and Jan. 1, noon to 10 p.m.

Fees:

Skate rentals:
$5 general and $3 for children 10 and younger

Admission:
$5 general and $4 for seniors 60 and older and for military personnel
Free for children age 10 and younger who are accompanied by a paid guardian

$20 season passes are available. Tickets can be purchased at www.etix.com, 1-800-514-ETIX (3849) or Richmond CenterStage box office on Sixth Street

Facebook: RVA on Ice

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November 3rd, 2011 by RichmondBargains

hockey

If your child might be interested in playing ice hockey, this Saturday is a chance for him/her to sample the game for free:

Richmond Capitals invites kids (ages 4 – 9) to Richmond Ice Zone to participate in Try Hockey for Free Day on November 5th, 11:20am – 12:20pm!

Try Hockey For Free Day is part of Come Play Hockey Month

Arrive by 11am to get geared up (hockey gear provided). You can register you child online here. Questions? Please contact John Lovell: jlovell@richmondicezone.com or 389-2193

Richmond Ice Zone
636 Johnston Willis Drive
Richmond, VA

(Thanks Brad R!)

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July 28th, 2011 by RichmondBargains

ice zone

With the return of 100-degree temperatures, SkateNation Plus and Richmond Ice Zone are offering a FREE “Beat the Heat” public skating session again tomorrow (Friday 7/29) from 3:30 to 6pm!

Free skate rentals are included while supplies last.

    Skate Nation
    4350 Pouncey Tract Rd., Glen Allen, VA 23060
    804-364-1477

    Ice Zone
    636 Johnston Willis Drive, Richmond, VA 23236
    804-378-7465

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July 21st, 2011 by RichmondBargains

skate nation free skating

With the temperature possible hitting 100 tomorrow (and a much higher heat index), SkateNation Plus and the Richmond Ice Zone will be offering FREE public skating sessions in the afternoon! Skate rentals are free as well, while supplies last.

SkateNation free skating session is noon to 2pm, and Richmond Ice Zone is 3:30-6pm. Arrive early!

    Skate Nation
    4350 Pouncey Tract Rd., Glen Allen, VA 23060
    804-364-1477

    Ice Zone
    636 Johnston Willis Drive, Richmond, VA 23236
    804-378-7465

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July 5th, 2010 by Alison

skate nation

With the return of 100 degree forecasts for the next couple of days, Skate Nation Plus and Richmond Ice Zone will be offering FREE public skating sessions Tuesday and Wednesday from noon to 3pm, as well as free skate rentals while supplies last (get there early!)

Skate Nation Plus
4350 Pouncey Tract Rd.
Glen Allen, VA, 23060
804-364-1477

Richmond Ice Zone
636 Johnston Willis Drive
Richmond, VA, 23236
804-378-7465

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