Join Team USA at the Olympic Skating Oval for meet and greets with Team USA athletes, interactive experiences, tons of free giveaways, a live performance by Third Eye Blind, and more on the road to the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.
***Olympic Speed Skating Oval – 1pm-5pm – FREE and open to the public. Parking is limited surrounding Oval, please plan to car pool or take the Lake Placid XPRSS shuttle system. http://www.lakeplacid.com/explore/getting-here/lake-placid-xprss-free-park-ride-trolley-service
Meet Team USA Athletes
HERSHEY'S S'mores samples
Team USA Bobsled Boomerang presented by HERSHEY'S
Team USA Social Truck presented by OREO
Team USA Curling Challenge presented by OREO
Samsung Virtual Reality presented by Samsung
Grab some Chobani yogurt
Sasha Cohen, Skating – 2pm
Meryl Davis and Charlie White | Olympic champions – ice dancing – 2pm
Jim Craig | 1980 Olympic Gold Medal Goalkeeper – ice hockey – 2:30pm
Eric Heiden | 1980 Olympic 5x Gold Medalist – speedskating – 3pm
Vonetta Flowers | Olympic Champion – bobsledding – 4pm
(please note, athlete schedule is subject to change at last minute)
***Olympic Jumping Complex – 5pm – 8pm – FREE and open to the public.
PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT. THERE WILL BE NO BACKPACKS, BAGS, ALCOHOL, CONTAINERS, WEAPONS, ILLICIT DRUGS ALLOWED ON SITE. ALL PERSONS AND SMALL HANDBAGS WILL BE SUBJECT TO SEARCH. PLEASE LEAVE ALL ITEMS AT HOME OR IN CAR. PARKING WILL BE AT A PREMIUM AND WILL FILL UP. PLEASE CAR POOL OR TAKE LAKE PLACID XPRSS IN TOWN SHUTTLE SYSTEM http://www.lakeplacid.com/explore/getting-here/lake-placid-xprss-free-park-ride-trolley-service
5pm – Gates open. Concessions will be available by Cheesy Does It, but no alcohol will be for sale or consumed on site.
6pm-7pm – Ski Jump Exhibition and athlete interviews
7pm – 8pm – Live music by Third Eye Blind
The Team USA WinterFest presented by HERSHEY’S is a multi-stop festival crisscrossing the country – and making a stop in Seoul – to bring the energy and excitement of the Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 to Team USA fans around the globe. The tour will feature athlete meet and greets, interactive experiences and more. New this year will be the HERSHEY’S S’moresmobile along with the Bobsled Boomerang presented by HERSHEY’S. The new S’moresmobile will be providing Team USA fans free, full-size, delicious HERSHEY’S S’mores for fans to enjoy while sharing memories over an all-American classic treat. The Bobsled Boomerang will give fans the chance to experience what it’s like to be in an Olympic bobsled while also capturing and sharing the moment on social.
The Team USA Social Media Truck and the Curling Challenge – both presented by OREO – are also new to the tour. The social media truck will feature multiple interactive stations including: Team USA Athlete Snapchat Face Swap; a designated photo and GIF station; and a digital message board for fans to share good-luck messages with Team USA athletes ahead of the 2018 Games. The Team USA Curling Challenge will allow fans to test their curling skills and enter for a chance to win a trip to Park City, Utah, for the 10th stop on the tour, the Team USA Town Takeover during the opening weekend of the PyeongChang Games.