Wilderness at the Smokies to Open Outdoor Ice Skating Rink


Sevierville, Tenn. – An outdoor ice skating rink, part of Santa’s Village – a new outdoor entertainment option for the holidays in the Smoky Mountains, will open November 16 at Wilderness at the Smokies in Sevierville, Tenn. Part of their ever-expanding holiday amenities at Wilderness at the Smokies, Santa’s Village is set amidst holiday lights and décor, with entertainment including live music, fire pits and refreshments from the newly opened outdoor Firefly Bar & Grill. The only outdoor ice skating rink in the Smokies, Wilderness Resort has transformed their outdoor wavepool to accommodate a 3,200 square-foot rink. Operating Nov. 16, 2018 – Jan. 6, 2019, resort guests and the general public can enjoy a traditional family past time during the holidays. For rates, daily hours of operation, visit www.wildernessatthesmokies.com.

Skate for a Cause – Wilderness at the Smokies has aligned with Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee. On Nov. 20 from 4- 10pm, 100% of ice skating admissions will directly benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee. “We are honored to be recognized by Wilderness at the Smokies at the opening of the new ice rink. We are grateful for the partnership and thankful to receive the generous funds from this exciting new addition. It is most compelling that they are helping us provide a human basic need throughout our 18 county service area. We are blessed to have their support”. – Elaine Streno, Executive Director, Second Harvest Food Bank of Tennessee.

For more information, please visit their website at: www.wildernessatthesmokies.com