Festivals

WFMY News 2  Winterfest
11/20/2013 – 2/01/2014 | Monday-Thursday: 4-9 pm; Friday: 4-10 pm; Saturday & School Holidays: 10-10 pm; Sunday: 12-7 pm
Admission: Monday-Sunday: $10 / person
Season Pass: $75 / person
Group Rate (15+): $8 / person
Private Parties: $300 / hr.
Payment Options: Cash, debit or credit card; No checks
Festival Park at Price Bryan Performance Place | 200 N. Davie Street

Week Day Specials:

Yes! Weekly Young Professional Night

Every Monday from 4-9 pm at the WFMY News 2 ice rink is YES! Weekly young professional night.  If you are between the ages of 20 and 39, simply show your ID at the skate shed and receive $2 off our regular ticket price of $10.  This offer is not valid on school holidays.

WFMY News 2 Night

Wednesday is WFMY News 2 Night. Go to the WFMY News 2 website: www.digtriad.com, download a Piedmont Winterfest coupon, present the coupon between 4-9 pm on Wednesday night and skate for $8 (regular price: $10).  You can also show the coupon on your phone. This offer is not valid on school holidays.

Triad Goodwill Night

Receive $2 off your skate rental every Thursday from 4-9 pm.  Each person who brings a donated clothes item will be able to skate for $8 instead of our regular $10 price. All clothes items must be clean and stored in a bag or box. Visit www.triadgoodwill.org to learn more.  This offer is not valid on school holidays.

Friday & Saturday Night Disco

Every Friday and Saturday night from 7-10 pm WFMY News 2 Winterfest will break out disco music and lights that dance to the beat. Put on your best outfit and come skate to the music.  Our synchronized disco lights are also available for private parties by special request.

Now in its fourth year, WFMY News 2 Winterfest has grown each year and become a favorite holiday tradition of the Triad.WFMY News 2 Winterfest features an outdoor ice skating rink with a 100 ft. ice roller coaster, snack shack, music, seating for spectators and the opportunity for birthday parties or private party rentals. Learn more

GSO Jaycees Holiday Parade
12/07/13 | Saturday 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Greensboro Jaycees | Throughout Downtown (see map)
Admission: FREE

A Downtown tradition for over 37 years with larger than life Macy-style balloons, professional floats, drill teams and the area’s best high school marching bands parade down the streets engaging onlookers of all ages. Parade starts at 12 noon. It is the only parade in North Carolina that features Macy-style balloons. Rain or shine! Learn more

Festival of Lights
12/06/2013 | Friday 6:00pm-9:00pm
Downtown Greensboro | Throughout Downtown
Admission: FREE

Greensboro’s annual holiday kick-off celebration featuring six blocks of live music, pictures with Santa, children’s crafts and more. The highlight of the festival will be the lighting of the Community Tree in Center City Park accompanied by a holiday sing-along. The festival will also run in conjunction with Downtown Greensboro’s First Friday. Learn more

First Friday
12/6/2013  | Friday 6:00pm-9:00pm
Downtown Greensboro and ArtsGreensboro | Throughout Downtown
Admission: FREE

On this First Friday is Greensboro’s annual holiday kick-off celebration of Festival of Lights featuring six blocks of live music, pictures with Santa, children’s crafts, and more. The highlight of the festival will be the lighting of the Community Tree in Center City Park accompanied by a holiday sing-along. Make plans for First Friday in December and enjoy the hospitality of downtown merchants and artists. Learn more

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