January 25 - 10:00AM
FirstOntario Centre

Community Skate

Presented by Core Entertainment & KX 94.7

  • This is a free event

Spectra, venue managers of FirstOntario Centre are excited to announce that Core Entertainment & KX 947 Community Skate will return in the New Year.

The event is free to the public and will take place at FirstOntario Centre on Saturday, January 25th from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Community members are welcome to bring their friends and families for a fun filled afternoon in the Core. A few surprises are in store for fans who attend the event. Stay tuned to Core Entertainment on social media, and into KX947 to hear about some exciting surprises leading up to the skate.

Core Entertainment and KX 947 are excited to partner again with the Hamilton Food Share. With 13,000 individuals including 5,000 children relying on the Hamilton Food share each month in Hamilton, it is more important than ever to give back to our community. Hamiltonian’s are invited to bring their families, friends, non-perishable food items, and small change for a fun-filled afternoon in the Core and on the ice. We encourage fans to bring peanut butter, canned tuna & salmon, meat based soups, pasta, rice, dried or canned beans or whole grain cereals to the event.


FirstOntario Centre – 101 York Boulevard, Hamilton Ontario Enter via Bay St.

Saturday, January 25, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm Doors open at 10:00am and ice time ends at 2:00pm

Free open skate Skate and helmet rentals not available FirstOntario Centre strongly recommends that inexperienced skaters, and all children under the age of 16, wear CSA approved equipment including a helmet while skating. Local community partners will be onsite providing giveaway prizes, treats, and selling goods.

For more up-to-date information on the skate stay tuned at:
Facebook - @AtTheCoreFans
Instagram - @AtTheCore
Twitter - @TweetTheCore


KX94.7 is independently owned Canadian radio station broadcasting from Hamilton, Ontario. #1 for Hot New Country, KX 94.7 is home to the award winning KX Morning Ride with Toff and Melissa weekday mornings from 5:30-9! For more information, visit www.kx947.fm


Hamilton Food Share provides almost 3.35 million pounds of healthy food, more than half of which is fresh or frozen, to 12 food banks and 103 food programs across the Greater Hamilton region. Hamilton Food Share is a registered Canadian charity. www.hamiltonfoodshare.org


Roxana Teymourian – Marketing Manager
P: 905-546- 4085|
E: [email protected]


Core Entertainment is the engine that drives events to FirstOntario Centre, FirstOntario Concert Hall and The Studio.  Reaching fans across Southwestern Ontario, we have something for everyone whether you enjoy, sports, concerts, family shows or theatre. Core Entertainment is powered by Spectra Venue Management. For additional information, visit www.CoreEntertainment.ca.


Spectra’s Venue Management division is the industry leader across a full range of services that impact the bottom-line success of public assembly venues, including marketing and sales, corporate partnerships, event booking, ticket services and box office management, customer service, operations and engineering and finance and administration.


Spectra is an industry leader in hosting and entertainment, partnering with clients to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year. Spectra’s unmatched blend of integrated services delivers incremental value for clients through several primary areas of expertise: Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships. Learn more at SpectraExperiences.com. Follow Spectra on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.