Snow is on the ground and cold is in the air it is time to get out and enjoy ice skating in Portage.  The Millennium Park Rink opens this week.

According to M-Live,  the rink at Millennium Park is set to open weather permitting this Thursday, December 8th.   Hours for the opening is 3-9 p.m.

The rink, which is located at 280 Romence Road in Portage, features a groomed surface to skate.  If you have your own skates they do skate sharpening which is $3 dollars.  If you do not own your own you can rent skates for $3 dollars a day.

Open skating is $4 dollars per day.

Regular hours are December 8- 21 and January 8- March 5  Noon to 9 p.m. Sunday, Closed Monday through Wednesday.  3-9 p.m. Thursday, 3-10 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m Saturday.

There are special holiday hours as well as special events through out the season.

If you want more details on the rink at Millennium Park  click here.