It's time to twirl, leap, land an axel jump and maybe even slip but either way it's time to show off your ice skating skills because Ice Skating on the River at the Baton Rouge River Center is finally here!

The popular holiday tradition, which will kick off the ice skating season on Friday, December 19, 2014 with a FREE Opening Night session sponsored by WAFB News Station. For one night only, the Coca-Cola Santa Truck will be at the Baton Rouge River Center, spreading the joy of the season.

A fun filled holiday event for all ages, Ice Skating on the River will have 75 minute sessions nearly every day until January 4, 2015. Tickets are on sale now at $12 per person with special group packages available for parties over ten people.

What better way to celebrate the holiday season than Skating on the River? Come join all the fun and create unforgettable winter memories. Tickets are currently available at the River Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, and charge by phone at-1-800-745-3000 or online at For more information, please contact the Baton Rouge River Center at 225-389-3030

Just think, this could be you!! 

See you there! 

Posted by: Julie Thomas, Visit Baton Rouge

Julie is the new Communication Intern for Visit Baton Rouge. Before relocating to Baton Rouge, Julie lived in Haughton, Louisiana and attended Louisiana State University in Shreveport where she graduated in May 2014 with a degree in public relations. She now attends LSU as a graduate student at the Manship School of Mass Communications. She loves reading, watching Law and Order, playing with her dog, traveling and exploring the amazing city of Baton Rouge. You can follow her on Instagram or on her personal blog.