Frisco Square Announces Grand Opening of Skate the Square 2016
Frisco Square Announces the Grand Opening of Skate the Square
Frisco, TEXAS (November 15, 2016) – Frisco Square Property Owners Association, NBC Channel 5 and the City of Frisco announce the 12th Anniversary of Christmas in the Square. Christmas in the Square begins November 25th and runs nightly through January 1st, 2017 in the heart of Frisco Square, at Main Street and Coleman Boulevard. With over 675,000 visitors in 2015, Christmas in the Square is one of the largest community events in North Texas.
In addition, Frisco Square Property Owners Association proudly presents Skate the Square Outdoor Ice Rink, which opens on November 25, 2015 and continues through January 1, 2017. This real ice skating rink is 44’ x 66’; located at the southwest corner of Main Street and Coleman Blvd. across from Toyota Stadium in Frisco Square.
On November 25, 2016 at 5:45 pm, Frisco Square will host Team USA International ice skaters Kristen Nardozzi and Nick Traxler at the Grand Opening of Skate the Square. Together and with previous partners they have competed and medaled nationally and internationally for Team USA, they have competed at the U.S. Open Professional Skating Championships the past two years and perform in shows around the United States.
Skate the Square, will be available Monday through Thursday between the hours of 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. and Friday through Sunday Noon to 10 p.m. except on Christmas Day and weather permitting. The ice skating cost is $10 per person, per day, including skate rentals. The daily price includes open public skating for as long as visitors want to stay within the open and close times (unless otherwise stated). To reserve the ice rink for groups and private use, you may call 214-444-8758.
Frisco Square installs over 175,000 lights, 11.5 miles of wiring and 8 miles of extension cords to create this a one-of-a-kind computerized light show, nightly between 6 – 10 p.m. Visitors may drive through the streets and listen on their car radios, or stroll along the sidewalks of Frisco Square to enjoy the dazzling display.
For the complete calendar of events, please visit www.friscosquare.com/CITS