Relish the magic of the season at SouthPark's own Winter Wonderland; Charlotte's favorite open-air ice-skating rink and ultimate Instagram photo op bucket-list destination! Winter Wonderland's ice skating rink features fun for the entire family including a daily afternoon snowfall, holiday lights and decor, as well as attractions such as Santa's Pub, live music and concerts, and visits from Santa and other characters. Join us for special events, guests and activities throughout the season, including our partnership with 103.7 WSOC to bring a Country Christmas to the rink.
We've got tons of fun things to see and do at Winter Wonderland!
Grab some friends, or the whole family, and lace-up for a great time on the ice!
Friday, November 29
We've got an amazing group of musicians scheduled to appear at Winter Wonderland this season; a perfect accompaniment to open air ice skating!
More details coming soon!
You never know who might show up at Winter Wonderland, so be sure to stay tuned and follow us on social to learn about upcoming visits!
Stop on in at our holiday pub and grab yourself a drink!
Work up an appetite with all that skating? Stop over and grab a bite!
Are you looking to come by and enjoy the Winter Wonderland Pub & Coffee Shop, or simply sit back and watch your kids skate? No problem! Admission to the Winter Wonderland park experience is always free; all day, every day!
Bring your own skates and enjoy 2hrs of skating at the rink.
2hrs of skating at the rink + skate rentals available in all sizes.
Unlimited skating and skate rentals, all season long!
Come on down and enjoy the Winter Wonderland experience!
In case of rain, or inclement weather, check out facebook page for the latest updates, or call 704-931-3551 for more information on our hours.
Monday - Thursday
3pm - 11pm
3pm - 12am
11am - 12am
11am - 11pm
New Years Eve
Noon - 2am
New Years Day
11am - 11pm
11am - 11pm
Between SouthPark Mall and Symphony Park; located behind Dick's Sporting Goods
4400 Sharon Rd
Charlotte, NC 28211
Winter Wonderland offers exclusive spirit days during the week, and two options (afternoons and nights) during the weekends; allowing for all groups to celebrate when it works best for them. Click the link below to see available days and reserve yours today!
With two private 30' X 30' heated tents, Winter Wonderland is the perfect location for birthday parties, holiday get-togethers and other private events. Contact us today for more information about group sales!
Admission to the Winter Wonderland experience is free, while ice skating is $12.00 if you bring your own skates, and skating plus skate rental is $17.00.
You can purchase tickets online via Eventbrite in the comfort of your home, or on-site at our Skate Shack!
If you've already purchased tickets, or you're a season pass holder, bring your printed ticket (or have your electronic ticket pulled up on your phone) and present it to the attendant in the Skate Shack to redeem your skates and/or skating pass.
Everyone who skates must sign a waiver accepting a skate at your own risk policy. Children under the age of 18 must have an adult sign the waiver on their behalf.
If you are dropping off a child who is under 18, you can sign the waiver online for them. It does need to be done the same day.
No! Admission to the Winter Wonderland experience is free.
For your safety, no one is allowed on the ice without wearing skates.
Children range in abilities. We ask all parents to judge their own child's ability, and make decisions accordingly.
No. Unfortunately refunds are not permitted based on skating skillsets.
Absolutely! All you will pay is $12.00 to skate if you bring your own skates.
Skating tickets (both with and without rentals) include 2 hours of skating. If you would like to skate longer, you may purchase additional skating tickets.
Yes! Complete the contact form or call 704-931-3551 for more information.
We do! We host special events, guests and activities throughout the season. We even have a partnership with 103.7 WSOC to bring a Country Christmas to the rink.
Outside food and drinks are not permitted.
Yes. We've partnered with some great local food trucks to bring amazing food to Winter Wonderland.
The rink is open-air. Plan to dress warm enough to sustain being outside in the daily conditions.
Call 704-931-3551 if you have additional questions or would like to speak with us directly for any reason.
Parking is available in the surrounding parking lots at SouthPark Mall.
Yes, restrooms will be available on site at Winter Wonderland.
We accept cash, debit and all major credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express & Discover).
Provide the staff with your name at check-in.
Enjoy your day at Winter Wonderland!
Winter Wonderland is excited to announce we are currently hiring for a number of positions. We're looking for qualified staff who enjoy the holidays as much as we do! Opportunities include:
If you'd like to join our team, email your resume and contact information to email@example.com