Ice Rink

North & South Park Ice Rinks Set To Open

Even though it has been pretty warm so far this week, there’s good news for people who love to ice skate.


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Riverhounds New Stadium Prepping For Opening Of Penguins Pond

The Pittsburgh Riverhounds’ new stadium was full of beautiful green turf just one week ago, getting ready for soccer action. Now though, the stadium is actually being prepped for the opening of the Penguins Pond, a professional hockey-sized ice rink.


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Guide To Pittsburgh’s Indoor & Outdoor Skating Rinks

There’s no doubt about it – when the weather turns cold one of the best winter pastimes is ice skating. Pittsburgh offers a myriad of fun options for skating.


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Tom Cruise, Family Take In Holiday Cheer At PPG Place

Tom Cruise, who has been in Pittsburgh for a few weeks now working on his new movie, was spotted taking a break from filming this weekend to spend time with his family.


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“Penguins Pond” Opens To Public On South Side

There are plenty of winter-themed activities going on around Pittsburgh this weekend, including the opening of the “Penguins Pond” on the South Side. The Penguins’ outdoor rink opened to skaters Friday evening, but an official grand opening ceremony was held this morning at 11 a.m.


Penguins Community Rink Schedule

The Penguins will put up a community ice rink on the South Side this holiday season!


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Penguins To Build Outdoor Ice Rink On South Side

A crowd favorite from last year’s Winter Classic over at Heinz Field is set to return to the city later this year, but this time it will be set up in a different location. The Winter Classic hosted in Pittsburgh last year drew thousands of people to the North Shore last winter, and the community rink built in the Stage AE parking lot was huge attraction.


NewsChopper 2 flew over Heinz Field as crews started work on the Winter Classic ice rink. (Photo Credit: KDKA)

NHL’s Ice Guru Talks Stress Of Building Rink

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A major transformation is happening at Heinz Field. The green is disappearing as the NHL rink builders work to set up the ice rink where the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will […]


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Crews Outline Plans For Ice Rink At Heinz Field

NORTH SHORE (kDKA) — Once Ben Roethlisberger and company have put away their helmets for the night, Dan Craig and the National Hockey League rink builders will take over. First, protective covering will go down […]


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Ice Crews Face Grueling Schedule To Get Rinks Ready

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – They are making progress on the ice rink outside of Heinz Field. It’s being built as part of next week’s Winter Classic festivities. But what about the other rink – the one […]


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Pens To Open Community Ice Rink

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The NHL is in charge of the Winter Classic game, but the Penguins are hosting an event for the whole community and they are building a special rink to do just that. […]