ST. CLOUD -- Sharpen your skates, grab your warm socks, it's time to head out to the ice rink.

The Lake George ice skating rink and warming house in St. Cloud will be opening Friday at 4:00 p.m.  Only one portion of the ice will be cleared, the city is working to clear a bigger portion next week.

Lights on the rink will be on from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and hockey nets are also set up for use.