ConAgra Foods Ice Skating Rink
Friday, December 14 through Sunday, January 6, 2013
Sunday – Thursday: 1 – 10 pm
Friday & Saturday: 1 pm – midnight
Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve: 1 – 5 pm
Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day
A $5 admission includes skate rental and benefits Food Bank for the Heartland. Free parking is available on the ConAgra Foods campus on Saturday from 10 a.m. to Midnight and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Kids under five skate free.
The public is encouraged to bring donations of non-perishable food and household goods to drop into collection bins, which will be distributed to families in need by Food Bank for the Heartland.
As presenting sponsor of the Holiday Lights Festival, ConAgra Foods will construct a temporary ice skating rink on its campus. The ice skating rink is artificially chilled in order to keep it frozen even on the most pleasant of winter days.
100% of the proceeds from the ConAgra Foods Ice Skating Rink are donated to the Food Bank for the Heartland as a part of the “Shine the Light on Hunger” campaign, a significant component of the Holiday Lights Festival. The ConAgra Foods Foundation will match ice rink donations dollar-for-dollar up to $100,000. For every $1 donated, the Food Bank for the Heartland can distribute three meals to those in need
Please note: All skaters must sign a liability waiver in the admission tent before ice skating at the ConAgra Foods Ice Rink. Skaters under the age of 19 must bring a waiver signed by a parent or guardian on their behalf. Waivers can be downloaded here.
Patrons are allowed to bring their own skates, however, the $5 admission fee is still required.
For more information on the ConAgra Foods Ice Rink and other ways you can help “Shine the Light on Hunger,” please visit www.shinethelightonhunger.org.