Beginning December 28th to January 3rd, tourists and locals are invited to (Ice) Skate by the Ocean at

Postcard Inn on the Beach.  The hotel’s Garden Courtyard will transform in a 2,000 square foot Winter Wonderland featuring a synthetic ice-skating rink lined with gorgeous Gulf views, swaying palm trees and magical sunsets.  The Garden will be filled with holiday cheer featuring snow machines, lighting, and surprises for all ages. Guests can warm up by the fire pit with holiday treats, delicious cocktails, and hot cocoa. 


Hours of operation are 11 AM to 8 PM daily, apart from New Year’s Eve as it will be open until midnight.  Tickets are required and can be purchased here. One hour of skating will be $15.00 per person, skate rental included.  


In addition to Skate by the Ocean, the Hotel will ring in the New Year on December 31st with PCI Live in the Garden.  Tampa Bay based disc jockey’s LoLo Mayhew, and Brian Ferrito will take the stage and ring in the New Year beachside.   The event will feature a laser show and music from 7 PM to 1 AM. Entry is free. 


For more information about both events, please visit or @postcardinnspb on social media. 


About Postcard Inn on the Beach: Postcard Inn on the Beach is a 196-room hotel located on St. Pete Beach. PCI is in the business of happy memories. The days when road trips ruled, and the family beach vacation was a treasured ritual are still in style here. The location? Postcard perfect, right on St. Pete’s famous sugar-sand beach and close to shops and restaurants. The PCI experience? Classic good clean fun, with an enormous pool, games, and lively common areas for chilling, chatting, and sipping a cocktail. Our retro-chic design is a bit quirky, a tad witty, and always colorful. A friendly vibe infuses the whole place. So let your hair down, stick your feet in the sand, and let the kids run wild. Happy memories are on the way.


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