McCormick Tribune Plaza and Ice Rink (Millennium Park)
Cost: Free to skate, $10 skate rental
Hours: Open Nov. 15-March 9; weather permitting. Visit website for hours
Outdoor rink with warming facilities and concession stand. New this year are Winter Workouts: on Fridays-Sundays, one hour before the rink opens, free ice skating lessons will be offered. Each Thursday features ice sports skills and drills for Noodle Hockey, curling and speed.