Nov. 30, 2010
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The Big Chill at the Big House open skate has been scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 12, at Michigan Stadium. There will be eight 30-minute sessions, beginning at 10:15 a.m. and ending at 3:35 p.m. Tickets are priced at $15 per person, cash only.
Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis at Gate A of Crisler Arena beginning Sunday, Dec. 12, at 8 a.m. There is a limit of six tickets per order. Tickets will be specifically valid for one of the eight sessions. Skaters are encouraged to bring their own skates as skate rental will be very limited. Sticks and pucks will not be allowed on the ice. Attendees must wear skates to be allowed on the ice surface.
Parking is free and available on a first-come, first-served basis in the Blue Lot adjacent to Michigan Stadium. Ticket holders must enter through the tunnel at the east side of the stadium. A portion of the proceeds from the public skating event will be donated to C.S. Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor.
Tickets to the Big Chill at the Big House game on Saturday, Dec. 11, are sold out.
Following are the sessions:
Session 1 -- 10:15 a.m.-10:45 a.m.
Session 2 -- 10:55 a.m.-11:25 a.m.
Session 3 -- 11:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
Session 4 -- 12:20 p.m.-12:50 p.m.
Session 5 -- 1 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Session 6 -- 1:40 p.m.-2:10 p.m.
Session 7 -- 2:25 p.m.-2:55 p.m.
Session 8 -- 3:05 p.m.-3:35 p.m.