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Washington Capitals Announce Road to New Year’s Day Outdoor Rink TourPresented by Hockey Giant

by Staff Writer / Washington Capitals

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will host the Road to New Year’s Day Outdoor Rink Tour presented by Hockey Giant throughout December in the Washington, D.C., area. The rink tour leads up to the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, which will take place Jan. 1 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.

Scheduled rink visits include Washington Harbor Georgetown, the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden Ice Rink and Canal Park Ice Rink in Washington, D.C., as well as the Reston Town Center Skating Pavilion in Reston, Va. Each visit will feature an appearance by a Capitals alumnus, Red Rockers and mascot Slapshot.

The event is for Deluxe Kids Club members only. Skating slots are limited and members must RSVP to the club email about the tour. While Deluxe Kids Club members receive free admission at each location, regular admission rates apply for non-Kids Club members.

Dates and locations include:

Saturday, Dec. 6 – Washington Harbor Georgetown – 3050 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.

Featuring an appearance by alumni Brent Johnson and Alan May.

9 a.m.: Kids Club Skate

10 a.m.: General Public/Open Skate

Kids Club members receive free admission and rentals.

Friday, Dec. 12 – National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden Ice Rink on the National Mall – 6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.

Featuring an appearance by select alumni.

5-7 p.m.: General Skate

Kids Club members receive free admission.

Sunday, Dec. 14 – Reston Town Center Skating Pavilion – 1818 Discover Street, Reston, Va.

Featuring an appearance by select alumni.

10 a.m.: Kids Club Skate

11 a.m.: General Public/Open Skate

Kids Club members receive free admission and rentals.

Thursday, December 18 – Tyson's Corner – 1961 Chain Bridge Road, Tysons Corner, Va.

5 p.m.: Kid's Club Skate

6 p.m.: General Public/Open Skate

Attendees are instructed to park in Garage E on level four.

Kids Club members receive free admission and rentals.

Tuesday, Dec. 30 – Canal Park Ice Rink – 202 M Street SE, Washington, D.C.

Featuring an appearance by select alumni.

10 a.m.: Kids Club Skate

11 a.m.: General Public/Open Skate

Kids Club members receive free admission and rentals.

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