NHL All-Star festivities

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

The NHL All-Star festivities get going tomorrow when the Scotts Miracle-Gro Community Rink opens!

This outdoor ice rink is located in the newly designated All Star Winter Park Presented by Worthington Industries on McFerson Commons (the park space located just behind the old Union Station arch on Nationwide Blvd.: the address for your mapping device is 218 West St., Columbus 43215).

It's an NHL-sized outdoor rink that will feature public skating, hockey, private events and various other programming. The rink is equipped with bleacher seating for 500 people, a skate rental tent and four heated locker rooms. It will be open Friday, January 16 through Sunday, January 25. Access to All-Star Winter Park Presented by Worthington Industries is free. Skate admission is $5 and includes skate rental (cash only). Concessions are also available.

For more information, including the public skate hours, go to http://bluejackets.nhl.com/club/page.htm?id=103124&navid=DL|CBJ|ALLSTAR2015.