The Centriplex in Macon, Georgia, is a meeting and event facility.
With over 140,000 square feet of space, there is plenty of room to make sure your event is a huge success. There is enough seating for up to 9,000 people as well.
While the Centriplex is no always open for public skating,
they do offer plenty of time after games and on the weekends for the public to enjoy the ice rink. If you are looking to take part in any ice skating lessons, this is not something that they offer at this facility. The public skating event allows time for freestyle skating.
Although the facility is massive, it is still a good idea to dress in warm layers during your visit. The building is kept at a considerably cooler temperature to maintain the ice in good condition for skating.
During your visit, you will find that the concession area is open for snacks and drinks. Ice skating certainly brings on an appetite! Keep in mind that outside food and beverages are not permitted.
The Centriplex is home to the Macon Mayhem, professional hockey team. The use of the facility for not only practice but, for home games as well. Their training sessions are always open, and the public is welcome to come in and watch. Fan support is welcome during home games as well.
Ice events for the Centriplex are always planned well in advance.
You can stay up to date with the most current events on the Centriplex website or their Facebook page as well. Tickets to events may be purchased at the box office, or online as well.
Planning a family visit to the Centriplex is sure to be a lot of fun.
The family can enjoy the excitement of a hockey game in the company of other fans. Afterward, the entire family can enjoy a few hours of a skating session. These memories are sure to last a lifetime. They do offer skates for the public to use during their free skate events.
The Centriplex does not provide the same amenities as many of the other ice skating facilities, such as a pro shop or even lessons. If that is what you are in search of, you will need to search elsewhere. While the skating sessions are only a couple of hours each, they are held quite frequently. This is something that can become a recurring family plan.
Ice skating is a family event that not only offers fun for the entire family but, it is also a healthy physical activity as well. It encourages the whole family to get out of the house and move about. Ice skating aids in proper circulation and raises the heart rate as well. Both of these are positive factors in leading a healthy lifestyle. If you are a beginning ice skater, not to worry, there are plenty of other beginners there as well. The idea behind the public ice skating sessions is to have fun simply!