Release Date: February 6,2017

Winterfest fun continues at Lock 3 with Paw Puppies Weekend and Late Skate College Night

“Winterfest continues until Presidents Day, February 20. I encourage all our families and residents to stop down and enjoy the ice rink or attend one of our great February events,” Mayor Dan Horrigan said. A few of the upcoming events include:

Paw Puppies Weekend
Saturday and Sunday, February 11 & 12 – 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Want to visit with Paw Police, Paw Fireman and other four-legged friends? Stop by Paw Puppies Weekend at Lock 3! $12 includes entry to the Akron Children’s Museum, skate rental, putt-putt, sled hill, and choice of pancake breakfast, or hot dog or mac ‘n’ cheese lunch. Space is limited!

Late Skate College Nite presented by WZIP 88.1 FM, the University of Akron
Saturday, February 18 – 10 PM - 2 AM
Come enjoy the live DJ, sledding contest, dizzy golf, giveaways, and more! $10 includes skate rental, putt-putt, and sled hill, one drink ticket, hot dog and chips. Open until 2 AM! Must be 18 or older (ID required).

FREE Skate Rental with Restaurant or Bar Receipt
Now through February 20
The City of Akron and the Downtown Akron Partnership encourage visitors to have dinner and/or drinks at any of the 30 restaurants and bars in Downtown Akron. Anyone who brings a downtown restaurant or bar receipt from this month to Lock 3 will receive one free ice skating rental.

For more information or to make your reservation, call Lock 3 at (330) 375-2877 or visit Remember, the last day for ice skating is Monday, February 20 (Presidents’ Day).