Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia's ice skating rink will be open for two more weeks.
The city announced Thursday that Main Street Ice will be open until January 21st. It originally was set to close on January 6th.
The rink opened on Thanksgiving day and has attracted thousands of people eager to try it out.
"We are pleased that so many have been receptive and supportive of this outdoor ice skating experience thus far and we hope that many more will take advantage of the opportunity to come out now that we are extending our season," said Jeff Caton, Director of City of Columbia Parks and Recreation.
The rink is open at the following times:
Monday -Friday, 4 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday, 1 p.m. - 9 p.m.
The rink will operate on special hours on closing day from 11 a.m - 10 p.m.
Skating fees will include skate rentals and will remain at $10 for adults and $8 for children ages 12 and under. Special senior and military discounts will be offered.