Skopje, 16 December 2018 (MIA) – Sunday saw the opening of the EU for You skating rink at the Macedonia city square. Skopje Mayor Petre Shilegov and EU Ambassador Samuel Žbogar attended the event, which is the first time the Delegation of the EU has participated in the City of Skopje’s New Year’s festivities.
According to Mayor Shilegov, citizens were already enjoying Winterland and looking forward to the skating rink. He said the cooperation between the City of Skopje and the EU Delegation would continue.
EU Ambassador Žbogar said the Delegation decided to support City of Skopje’s festivities this year to add more magic to the holidays.
“On behalf of the EU,” he said, “we’re adding some magic with this skating rink, our gift to all children and everyone young at heart. Have fun and happy holidays!”
The ice rink will be open from 10 am to 3:45 pm, and from 5:30 pm to 9:15 pm every day through Jan. 7.
Skate sessions are 30 minutes long, and they are free. mr/17:04