LAVAL, QC: All-event tickets for the 2018 Skate Canada International will go on sale to the public on November 24, 2017 at 12 noon ET. The event will take place in Laval, Que., at Place Bell from October 25-28, 2018.
All-event ticket packages will include all competitions as well as practices. Fans will be able to choose from four levels of all-event ticket packages that are priced at:
- $136.25 ($120 ticket + $16.25 venue service fee)
- $177.75 ($160 ticket + $17.75 venue service fee)
- $220.75 ($200 ticket + $20.75 venue service fee)
- $298.75 ($275 ticket + $23.75 venue service fee)
Tickets can be purchased online at placebell.ca, by phone at 1-855-634-4472 or in person at the Place Bell Box Office.
SUPER FAN SECTION
The 2018 Skate Canada International will feature a special Super Fan Section! This section includes the first three rows of the arena, allowing fans to be closest to the action. All fans purchasing tickets in this section will receive a limited edition scarf, event program, event pin and a keepsake bag. All-event ticket packages in the Super Fan Section which includes the deluxe super fan kit are priced at $298.75 ($275 ticket + $23.75 venue service fee). Fans sitting outside the first three rows of seating may also purchase a Super Fan Bag for only $60.
The inaugural Skate Canada International was held in 1973 in Calgary and the event was added to the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating in 1995, the year the series began. Laval will host the 45th installment of Skate Canada International and it will be their first time hosting a major skating event.
Skate Canada International is the second competition in the annual International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix of Figure Skating series. The other events take place in the United States (Skate America), Russia (Rostelecom Cup), France (Internationaux de France), China (Cup of China) and Japan (NHK Trophy).
Each skater/team can be assigned a maximum of two events. Skaters are awarded points based on their placements at their events. The top six from each discipline (men, ladies, pair and ice dance) qualify for the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final.