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120 N Main St

PO Box 587

Groton, SD 57445

Ph 605-397-8422

Fax 605-397-4498


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10 E Railroad Ave

PO Box 587

Groton, SD 57445

Ph 605-397-2690

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2023 CARNIVAL OF SILVER SKATES IS SUNDAY, JANUARY 29, 2023 at 2pm and 6:30pm!!

The Carnival of Silver Skates is the big event for local ice skating enthusiasts. Two performances are given every year on the last Sunday of January. The Carnival of Silver Skates will celebrate its 75th anniversary in January 2013. Approximately 125 figure skaters from pre-school to high school participate in this event. A guest skater from out-of-state usually performs also. A Carnival of Silver Skates queen is crowned every year from among the high school skaters.

Updated information can be found on Facebook under Silver Skates

2022-2023 Dates/Times

Registration @ Warming House - Sunday, Sep 11th, 2022 10:00am-2:00pm AND Monday, Sep 12th, 2022 4:00-6:00pm

Costume Handout -

Specialty Act Try-Outs -

Photos -

Costume Hand In -

2022 The Carnival of Silver Skates Executive Board

Chairperson: Lindsey Tietz

Co-chair: Jenn Gilchrist

Costumes: Desiree Craig

Secretary: Katie Anderson

Treasurer: Carrie Olson

City Liasons: Tina Kosel and Jaymie Overacker

Skating Instruction Coordinator: Coralea Wolter

Publicity/Communications: Sarah Hanten and Nikki Kotzer

Member at Large: Amanda Sperry