The Fargo Park District is re-opening the John E. Carlson Coliseum with a celebration on Friday, Nov. 3., after the recent completion of a renovation.
The celebration will be from 2 to 6 p.m. for the 49-year-old facility. The new Coliseum now has a regulation-size rink (85 feet by 100 feet), seven locker rooms, a training room, referees room, seating for 500 and full Wi-Fi access in the arena.
A Zamboni race, arena tours and a ribbon cutting will be part of the festivities. There will be a free open skate for the public on the new ice, starting at 6 p.m. and concluding at 8 p.m.