Danube Island is a large artificial island located on the Danube River in central Vienna. There are many bars and restaurants on the island, and it is also a popular holiday and entertainment destination for locals. Every weekend, many locals walk, ride, canoe, and sunbathe on the island. In summer, there is a free public barbecue area on Danube Island. At the same time, Danube Island is also open to the public for free from the beginning of May to the end of September every year. There are many fun water sports in the park; in winter, you can go ice skating on Danube Island. There is a pontoon on the island that leads to the modern DonauCity on the east coast.