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- 2021 WINTER HOLIDAY FESTIVAL- 

PRESENTED BY

LOUISVILLE’S SHARPEST
HOLIDAY DESTINATION

Start your newest holiday season tradition at Paristown’s 3rd annual Fête De Noël ("Festival of Christmas") Winter Holiday Festival, a 6-week winter wonderland featuring Louisville’s only authentic outdoor ice skating rink and so much more. Skate, shop, eat and drink in the heart of Paristown starting November 19, 2021!

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CRYSTAL ICE SKATING RINK

720 Brent Street, Louisville, KY 40204
Open November 19, 2021–January 2, 2022

This stunning 100'x50' outdoor ice skating rink is an authentic sheet of ice featuring festive holiday music, skate rentals for all ages and connected concession stand. General admission tickets are $15 per person and include 60 minutes of admission (50-minutes guaranteed ice-time) and complimentary skate rental. Purchase tickets online to reserve your spot on the ice on the date and time you select.

 

Paristown Skating Rink hours subject to change depending on weather and ice conditions. Follow @paristownky on Instagram for up-to-date info and announcements.

BRENT STREET

HOLIDAY MARKET

November 26–28  |  December 2–5
December 9–12  |  December 16–19
December 22–24

 

Free and open to the public! Returning to Brent Street in Paristown for the 2021 holiday season. Shop fresh cut trees & wreaths, vinyl, vintage, gift ideas, art, local food and much more from over 20 local and regional vendors.

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TAKE PHOTOS WITH SANTA AT HIS PARISTOWN WORKSHOP

Take your own photos and videos with Santa in Paristown at his brand new, custom-built workshop on Brent Street. $10 tickets are available online, include admission for up to 4 people and are redeemable first-come, first-served any time Santa's Workshop is open. After opening on November 19, Santa’s Workshop will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays until Christmas Week when Santa will be in Paristown every day through Christmas Eve.

SPIRITS OF SCROOGE ESCAPE ROOM EXPERIENCE

 
November 26–28  |  December 2–5
December 9–12  |  December 16–19
December 22–24

 

A paranormally-charged 7-minute escape game brought to you by Louisville Halloween. Can you solve the puzzles in time to help Marley’s ghost save Bob Cratchit’s Christmas? Gather your friends and see if you have what it takes to beat this one-of-a-kind experience!

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FOOD & DRINKS

 

Enjoy festive cocktails and refreshments from the rink-side concession stand or all-new Abominable Bar at Christy's Garden. Grab breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner at The Café before or after you hit the ice, and stroll the Brent Street Holiday Market with Kentucky Hot Cocoa or hot cider. 

SPECIAL EVENTS & HOLIDAY MOVIE NIGHTS

 

Check our events calendar for everything happening in Paristown this holiday season. Come down for movie nights, the return of Drag Queens On Ice, Paristown Hall concerts and more. Every night is special at Fête de Noël. 

OUR PARTNERS

Paristown would like to thank all of the sponsors, vendors and partners that make Fête de Noël possible. Your partnership is greatly appreciated!

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GETTING TO PARISTOWN

 

731 Brent Street

Louisville, KY 40204

Paristown is accessible from Broadway via Brent Street or from E. Breckenridge via Vine Street. Public parking is available in Paristown at our 712 Vine Street lot. Brent Street will remain closed for the duration of the festival.

2021 HOLIDAY FESTIVAL FAQs

Is there parking in Paristown?


Public parking is available at our closest lot on the corner of Vine Street and Swan Street at 700 Vine Street — or across from the Louisville Urban Government Center at 814 Vine Street.




What size skates are available?


Skate sizes range from a youth 9 to a men's 14. Strap on skates are available for children under 40 lbs.




Are skate trainers available?


Skate trainers are free to use and available for children first-come, first-served.




How long is each skate session?


General admission tickets guarantee admission for up to 60-minutes from the time on your online ticket or box office purchase.




What if I am going to be late?


Plan to arrive in Paristown 5-10 minutes early. Tickets are non-refundable and all sales are final. Your ticket guarantees 60 minutes of admission or approximately 50 minutes on the ice from the start time on your ticket. Late arrivals may enter the ice but not extend the original time of their reservation.




How do I get on the ice?


Purchase tickets online to guarantee your spot on the ice on the date and time you select. $15 general admission ice skating tickets include 60-minutes of admission (50-minutes guaranteed on the ice) and complimentary skate rental. Buy tickets online to reserve your spot on the ice on the date and time you select. Season tickets are available for $100 with your own skates or $125 including skate rental. If we are sold out online for your preferred reservation time, admission may still be available in-person at the skate shack depending on rink capacity and skate size availability. Admission is not guaranteed without an online ticket purchase with the exception of sponsor guest VIP tickets. Hours and reservation start times subject to change depending on ice rink conditions and zamboni cleaning. All sales are final. No refunds.




Are walkup sales available?


If capacity for a given rental period has not been reached, walkup sales will be available. Both cash and card will be accepted at the Skate Shack for day-of ticket purchases.




What if there is a weather closure?


In the event of a weather closure, ticket holders can bring their current tickets to the skate shack on a future date/time when the rink is open for first-available icetime. If you would prefer to reschedule your reservation, contact us via eTix with your preferred date and time. View online availability here: https://www.etix.com/ticket/e/1023596/paristowns-f%C3%AAte-de-no%C3%ABl-winter-holiday-festival-2021-ice-skating-please-choose-datetime