This year marks an amazing milestone for the Coon Rapids Ice Center Skating School as the program celebrates 30 years of amazing success! This year’s show, titled “30 Years of Applause” is a testament to this milestone as we take a journey back in time to the many years of shows that made up the last 30 years.
Four community performances will take place on:
Thursday, April 25 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 26 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 28 2 p.m.
A special skating performance on Saturday, April 27 will feature alumni skaters who have been involved with the program in years past! In fact, four skaters in the alumni performance have children in the show or skated in the very first show 30 years ago!
The performances will also feature special guest skaters Wren Warne-Jacobsen and Starr Andrews. Warne-Jacobsen placed 5th place at the US National Championship in the Junior division this year and will skate at the Thursday and Friday performances. Andrews, placed 8th at the US National Championships this year and will skate on Saturday and Sunday. Andrews is a member of Team USA placing second in the International Challenge Cup.
Ticket prices are: $9 for adults, $7 for students and seniors (age 65+). Children ages four and under are free.
The Ice Fantasy show is a tradition at the Coon Rapids Ice Center, featuring skaters from Coon Rapids and several surrounding communities. The program features a variety of skating performances set to music, as well as the popular Father-Daughter performance, featuring Coon Rapids Skating School participants and their parents. Skaters range in age from four to adult.