The ribbon is a skating rink, though it is missing the traditional shape of an ice rink. The Skating Ribbon is open during the winter months, giving visitors the opportunity to skate outdoors and admire the Chicago skyline. During the summer months, the ribbon functions as a trail and jogging track.
This 3 acre play space divides into several different areas, making it the perfect place for people of all ages. Some of the elements located within the Play Garden include the sea which features a custom built play ship, the Watering Hole which functions as a mini splash pad, and the Enchanted Forest, an all ages space that features walking trails, European trees, and several other elements.
As the only climbing park in Chicago, this is a must visit spot for climbing enthusiasts and risk takers alike. Completely supervised by staff, there are three levels of the wall, allowing climbers of all ages and experience to give the wall a try!