Astor Holiday Rink at St. Regis Atlanta
265 Park Ave., Atlanta; 404-223-4412
Hours: Through Jan. 19. Mon.-Thurs., 4:30-10 p.m.; Fri., 4:30-11 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Holidays have special hours; see centennialpark.com for details.
Cost: $10 per person for 90 minutes; includes skate rental.
Downtown Atlanta’s largest outdoor rink offers covered observation seating, theatrical lighting, real ice and holiday music.
500 10th St. NE, Atlanta; 404-249-0001
Hours: Through Feb. 18. Mon.-Fri., 4:30 p.m.-midnight; Sat.-Sun., 10:30 a.m.-midnight. Additional times during school holiday breaks.
Cost: $15 per person for all day; includes skate rental.
Inside the heated tent, groove to the sound system and enjoy rink-side dining.
17th St., Atlanta. 404-410-4010.
Hours: Through Feb. 15. Opens daily at 3 p.m.
Cost: Adults, $13; ages 5 and younger, $10
A 10,000-square-foot, open-air ice skating rink.
2200 Avalon Blvd. Alpharetta. 770-765-2000.
Hours: Open through Feb.28. Visit experienceavalon.com for hours.
Cost: Admission including skates, $16.
A rink surrounded by twinkling lights, a gingerbread house and other holiday decorations.
88 West Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta; 404-563-7797
Hours: Through Jan. 4. Mon.-Fri., noon-9 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Cost: Pre-register. Adults, $30 per hour; ages 15 and younger, $18 per hour; price includes skate rental. Reservations recommended.
Ice rink is set atop the outdoor pool and covered, on the sixth-floor terrace of the St. Regis hotel. Families can purchase hot cocoa-and-s’mores refreshment packages; other items available from the menu.
949 S. Main St., Conyers; 770-554-7506; icedays.com
Hours: Through Feb. 8. Check website for hours.
Cost: $8 per person; skate rental, $2.
Enjoy festive tunes while you skate with “Penny Penguin.”
7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy., Buford; 770-945-8787; lakelanierislands.com
Hours: Through Dec. 31. Visit website for holiday hours.
Cost: Skating is free after 5pm with purchase of entry into Lanier Islands Christmas. Car of 1-9 passengers, $30 entry fee.
Enjoy skating at this Coca- Cola themed rink.
-- Hayley Markowitz