Skate With the Chiefs Scheduled For Wednesday, December 6

Larry Brunt

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Spokane Chiefs and Eagles Ice-A-Rena have announced the details of the annual 2017-18 “Skate with the Chiefs” event, offering fans and community members the opportunity to skate right alongside Chiefs players, take pictures and get autographs.

This season’s event is scheduled for Wednesday, December 6 starting at 6 p.m. Admission to the event is $5 with proceeds benefiting the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery.

Skates are available to rent but quantities are limited, so fans are encouraged to bring their own if possible.


  • Date: Wednesday, December 6
  • Time: Autographs at 6 p.m. with skating to follow
  • Location: Eagles Ice Arena, 6321 North Addison, Spokane, WA 99208

About the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery

The Crisis Nursery’s vision is to provide immediate refuge for children and support to strengthen families. This evolved from the tragic story of Vanessa Kay Behan, a Spokane girl who died from child abuse injuries at the age of two. Following her death, a group of local business people established the Crisis Nursery so that parents would have a safe place to bring their children in the face of crises. For more information, visit

The Chiefs return to Spokane Arena on Friday, November 17 for Fred Meyer Shop With the Chiefs Night as they host the Victoria Royals. Then, the Prince Albert Raiders visit for Washington Healthplanfinder Beanie Giveaway  on Saturday, November 18. Both games start at 7:05 p.m.

Tickets for next weekend and all Chiefs’ home game games are available in-person at the Chiefs’ Ticket Office at Spokane Arena, over the phone at 509-535-PUCK and online at

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