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Strap on skates: Open skate times for indoor and outdoor skating locations

Did you know there are 17 indoor and outdoor ice rinks throughout the Valley? That means there is no excuse this winter season to not strap on some skates, a helmet, and some padding and hit the ice during the many open skate hours at each of the rinks. Not much of a skater? Then support your local high school and college hockey teams by going to a game. Remember, just because the games are inside and the bleachers are typically heated, winter gear and a blanket are must-haves while cheering on your favorite team.