Break out your ice skates if you’ve got ‘em! The Ipreo Raleigh Winterfest outdoor ice rink will open this Saturday, November 22nd in downtown Raleigh! The Ipreo Raleigh Winterfest features the natural ice outdoor skating rink, horse drawn carriage rides, the mayor’s holiday tree lighting, a gingerbread house competition, DJ skates and more. The festivities offer up family-friendly fun and holiday cheer! The Ipreo Raleigh Winterfest operates through February 1st, 2015 and will feature a rotation of activities and events throughout the season. The festival is free to attend, but certain events require tickets! Click here for the schedule and to learn more about Winterfest. Ice skating rink dates and times will vary, and in the event of inclement weather, certain activities may be cancelled.