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Great Skate Winterfest - Details

Where: Rosa Parks Circle Ice Rink, 135 Monroe Center St. NW (2 blocks north of the arena) 

Parking: Please park at the arena and walk to the event if possible. Should you need on-site parking, we will have Louis Street closed off on the south side of Rosa Parks Circle. Enter from Ottawa Street, park along a curb, then go straight to the concessions table in our tent (the larger one, on the brick plaza between the ice rink and the art museum) to ask a volunteer for a parking pass that you can take back to your car. Otherwise you might get a parking ticket from the city.

Dates: Saturday, Jan. 27 through Sunday, Jan. 28

Time: See the schedule below for your skating time. Please arrive 10 minutes before the start to check in at our big white tent and put your skates on.

Bring: Your skates and winter clothing. Temperatures should be in the 30s throughout the event.

You’ll be Given: Your jersey, and black and silver Sharpies for signing autographs

Problems? Call Randy Cleves (616-550-3665) or Bob Kaser (616-550-9248)

Thanks, and keep collecting those online pledges for the Griffins Youth Foundation!

Schedule of Skaters


10-11 p.m. - Griff and Finn
11 p.m.-Midnight - Austin Czarnik, Brad Thompson and Marcus Kinney


Midnight-1 a.m. - Tyler Spezia
1-2 a.m. - Taro Hirose and Tim Gettinger
2-3 a.m. - Cross Hanas
3-4 a.m. - Dan Watson
4-5 a.m. - Roope Koistinen
5-6 a.m. - Amadeus Lombardi
6-7 a.m. - Simon Edvinsson
7-8 a.m. - Wyatt Newpower
8-9 a.m. - Jared McIsaac and Katie Berglund
9-10 a.m. - Albert Johansson and Jonatan Berggren
10-11 a.m. - Sebastian Cossa, Michael Hutchinson and Brian Lashoff
11 a.m.-Noon - Nolan Stevens, Erich Junge and Jack Rummells
Noon-1 p.m. - Dominik Shine and Kyle Hornkohl
1-2 p.m. - Zach Aston-Reese and Austin Frank
2-3 p.m. - Josiah Didier and Steph Julien
3-4 p.m. - Carter Mazur
4-5 p.m. - Brogan Rafferty
5-6 p.m. - Joel L’Esperance
6-7 p.m. - Elmer Soderblom
7-8 p.m. - William Wallinder and Marco Kasper
8-9 p.m. - Antti Tuomisto
9-10 p.m. - Eemil Viro