ARLINGTON, Va. - The Washington Capitals and The Wharf will host their second Rock the Rink Skate and viewing party at Capitals at The Wharf on Saturday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m. The Capitals play the New York Islanders at 2 p.m.
The game will be aired on a jumbotron screen rink side. Fans are invited to watch the game and enjoy snacks and adult beverages from partner Cantina Bambina. (participants must be 21+ to consume alcohol, and no outside alcohol is allowed). There is no admission charge for the Viewing Party elements.
The skate will feature giveaways, Caps Trivia, Capitals-themed beverages and a DJ. The Wharf Ice Rink on Transit Pier features the Capitals through Capitals themed décor, ALL CAPS rink panels and a Capitals-themed ice resurfacer. Capitals fans who attend Rock the Rink Skate in Capitals jerseys or gear will receive $5 off regular skating admission.
For those wanting to warm up by a fire, Capitals-themed s'mores, which include a peppermint patty 'puck' sandwiched in a graham cracker with a giant marshmallow, are available for $3.75 at the Camp Wharf s'mores trailer. A Classic S'more is also available for purchase for $3.75, as well as a S'more 4-Pack for $13. Hot apple cider and bottled water are also available for purchase. A portion of proceeds benefits Southwest DC neighborhood charities.
Capitals at The Wharf is a Capitals-themed setting located at The Wharf in Washington, D.C. that launched in November and concludes in February. Capitals at The Wharf includes The Capitals Campfire at Camp Wharf - Capitals-themed holiday décor and Adirondack chairs around a wood-burning fire every Friday through Sunday during the winter season. Camp Wharf is open Friday from 6-11 p.m., Saturday from 3-11 p.m. and Sunday 3-10 p.m. Special event hours may vary.