The Blue Cross RiverRink will Salute First Responders this Saturday, January 12, 2013 from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Featuring an outdoor Olympic size rink overlooking the Delaware River and an indoor heated facility with a snack bar, game room
and more, the Blue Cross RiverRink, has created this special
event as an honorable and informational celebration fit for all
ages with free activities for the entire family.
The Blue Cross RiverRink is dedicating its first two ice skating sessions of each of these special events to the women and men
of the fire departments and the police departments in the Greater Philadelphia region. As a special thank you to those who work to ensure the safety of the public, all firefighters,first responders,
police officers will receive the complimentary skating admission for themselves and three family members on Saturday, January 12, 2013.
Kids will have the chance to explore a real police vehicle or visit the marine unit. They will have a chance to have their photos taken with firefighters and police officers or in real gear and see an amazing K9 demonstration.
Pierre Robert from 933 WMMR along with the MMArmy will be will be on hand for this special event saluting police officers.
Meet Gill from @Adventure Aquarium this Saturday (and Sunday) from 1pm-4pm. Stop by the Adventure Aquarium table to learn about their new Turtles: Journey of Survival exhibit, get free coupons and enter to win tickets! www.adventureaquarium.com/
Blue Cross is the founding and presenting sponsor of the Blue Cross RiverRink, which is owned and operated by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation. Season-long supporters include: Coca-Cola Refreshments of Philadelphia, CBS 3 and the CW Philly and the Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation.
The Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia’s only outdoor public ice rink, is located on Columbus Boulevard at Market Street. For more information on skating sessions, ice skating lessons, birthday parties or private receptions, please call 215.925.RINK or visit www.riverrink.com.