It’s almost the most wonderful time of year and Ponce City Market is wasting no time getting into the holiday spirit. They have just released their unmissable festive lineup, with all the activities we can expect enjoy. From ice skating to igloo dates, expect to be whisked away in this winter wonderland.
Starting on Friday November 25, guests will be able to enjoy Skate the Sky. Ten stories above PCM guests will have the opportunity to enjoy ice skating. The roof at Ponce City Market will have its terrace transformed into the perfect ice skating rink. Guests who purchase the all access tickets, will be able to enjoy unlimited gameplay at Skyline Park and 50 minutes of ice skating.
Also opening that weekend will be the famed Igloos on The Roof. Perfect for a date night or a night out with friends, the igloos on the roof will be lined along the ice-skating rink, giving visitors a front row seat to people watch and enjoy the scenery.
These igloos can hold up to 6 people, with certain igloos having premium features. Guests of all ages are welcome to enjoy these cozy rink side accommodations but depending on the time of day, it will shift to 21+ space. Ticket holders will enjoy a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine or round of hot chocolate and a $100 food and beverage tab. 9 Mile station will also have cozy igloos available to those looking dine with a view.
As Christmas gets closer, PCM will set up a tree market for those looking to purchase the perfect Christmas tree along with wreaths and garlands. The market will be at PCM from November 19 – December 18 (10am-9pm). To top of their holiday market, PCM will also allow guests to enjoy DIY gift wrapping at Misfits DIY Wrapping Co. (You) will be able to add your own unique take on gift wrapping to give it a more individualized touch.
Starting in December when the temperatures really drop, visitors will also be able to enjoy complimentary roasting and toasting of marshmallows outside on The Yard. Fires will already be roaring and it will be available on a first come first serve basis. Naturally, Christmas wouldn’t be complete without a picture with Santa. Don’t worry PCM has us covered there as well! December 3-17 noon-4pm visitors can enjoy Selfies with Santa on The Yard if the weather permits or on the second floor of the Central Food Hall next to The Village Retail and Bar Vegan.
The annual Menorah Lighting will also take place on December 21 at 6pm. The celebration will take place on The Yard, with live music and refreshments to be enjoyed. To top off all these amazing holiday events for the year, there will be a Noon Years Eve Celebration. This family friendly event will be on December 31 10am-3pm. Save the date and be sure to check out all the holiday cheer PCM has to offer this year.
Keep your eyes out for these holiday pop-ups at PCM as well:
- The Blitzen Room at Biltong Bar (Opening Tues., Nov. 22)
- The Village Retail Holiday Markets (Sat. & Sun., Nov. 26 & 27 and Sun., Dec. 4, 11 & 18 from Noon-5pm)
- Holiday Social Bar on The Roof (Opening Fri., Nov. 25)
- MixMas at 12 Cocktail Bar (Opening Fri., Nov. 25)