News | 11/29/2013 2:01:57 PM | ROCHESTER AMERICANS
The Rochester Americans and Rochester Red Wings jointly announced on Friday, that despite his busy holiday schedule, Santa Claus, and his favorite mascots Spikes and the Moose, will hit the ice at the 2013 Greater Rochester Area Honda Dealers Frozen Frontier presented by Labatt on Friday, Dec. 20 to participate in two open skates at 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. A moonlight open skate is also slated for 10:00 p.m. that night.
Tickets for the 75-minute open skates are $10 for adults, $7 for kids (12 and under) and free for children under three. Both adult and youth skates will be available to rent for $3.
Open skate tickets can be purchased at the Frontier Field Box Office beginning Saturday, November 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., over the phone at (585) 454-1001, or online at www.FrozenFrontier2013.com. Please note only 300 tickets will be sold per session.
Refreshments, including hot chocolate, coffee and hot dogs, will be available for participants to purchase.
“These open skates truly make this a community event, allowing even the most novice of ice skaters the ability to get on the rink and participate in the Frozen Frontier,” said Red Wings General Manager Dan Mason. “It allows families and friends to get together before the holidays and share in this really unique experience.”
“The opportunity for families in the community to skate on the ice at the Frozen Frontier is one of the most exciting parts of this event for us,” said Amerks Vice President of Operations Rob Kopacz. “Whether you’re looking for a fun way to get into the holiday spirit or are eager to lace up the skates at Frontier Field, the Open Skate with Santa sessions will make for a great family outing.”
Packages for ice rentals and corporate events are also available and offer the chance to skate on the outdoor ice rink at Frontier Field. Bring your hockey team out for a practice or game, or utilize a block of ice to create your very own open skate for you and your guests. Open Ice Rentals are available for $1,500 and include the following: 75 minutes of ice time; 30 undated 2014 Red Wings Tickets; 30 undated 2013-14 Amerks Tickets
Those looking for a once-in-a-lifetime holiday party venue or thinking of putting together a great team-building event for the office can take advantage of the Frozen Frontier party package, which comes with ice rental and catering service, allowing skaters to spend time on the ice before enjoying the amenities of a Frontier Field Diamond Suite. Party Ice Rentals are $2,500 and include the following: 75 minutes of ice time; Skate rentals; $1,000 towards the purchase of a food & beverage package.
Visit www.frozenfrontier2013.com and click on the Ice Rentals option to book your spot by completing the forms provided. A Frozen Frontier representative will contact you to book and confirm your party. Parties will be booked on a first come, first serve basis. Please note that space is limited and selected preferred time slots are not guaranteed. For questions or special needs, please contact Bob Craig at (585) 454-1001 ext. 3021 or Derek Swanson at (585) 454-1001 ext. 3036.