Figure skating icons Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir, and Patrick Chan announce Canadian tour

Apr 9 2019, 3:19 pm

Figure skating legends Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir, and Patrick Chan aren’t done skating just yet.

Earlier this morning, the trio shared details of their brand new Rock The Rink Tour.

The cross-Canada tour aims to blend their incredible skating talent with state-of-the-art lighting, video, and interactive technology, as well as live music.

“We want to give people a memorable experience and broaden the scope of what can be done in the show skating realm,” says Virtue.

“The goal for Rock The Rink is to be something that fans of skating and live entertainment will look forward to year after year,” adds Moir.

The tour will be held in over 30 cities across Canada, as well as select cities in the United States.

Virtue, Moir, and Chan will also be joined by a handful of world-class skaters.

Other cast members include Canadians Kaetlyn Osmond and Elvis Stojko, Olympic Medalist Carolina Kostner, US National Champion Jeremy Abbott, and Italian World Champions Anna Cappellini and Luca Lanotte.

Here are the confirmed dates for the first annual Rock The Rink Tour. More dates are expected to be announced at a later date:

October 5 – Abbotsford, BC – Abbotsford Centre
October 6 – Penticton, BC – South Okanagan Events Centre
October 7 – Vancouver, BC – Thunderbird Arena
October 10 – Red Deer, AB – ENMAX Centrium Arena
October 11 – Dawson Creek, BC – Encana Events Centre
October 12 – Prince George, BC – CN Centre
October 13 – Grande Prairie, AB – Revolution Place
October 16 – Calgary, AB – Stampede Corral
October 17 – Lethbridge, AB – ENMAX Centre
October 18 – Regina, SK – Brandt Centre
October 19 – Medicine Hat, AB – Canalta Centre
October 20 – Brandon, MB – Keystone Centre
October 29 – Sault Ste Marie, ON – GFL Memorial Gardens
November 1 – Sudbury, ON – Sudbury Arena
November 2 – Kitchener, ON – Memorial Auditorium
November 3 – Kingston, ON – Leon’s Centre
November 6 – Mississauga, ON – Paramount Fine Foods Centre
November 7 – Ottawa, ON – TD Place
November 8 – St. Catharines, ON – Meridian Centre
November 9 – Oshawa, ON – Tribute Communities Centre
November 10 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
November 13 – Peterborough, ON – Peterborough Memorial Centre
November 15 – Quebec City, QC – Videotron Centre
November 16 – Moncton, NB – Avenir Centre
November 23 – St. John’s, NL – Mile One Centre

Tickets for the event will be available online starting Friday, May 3.

The tour’s first date will be on Saturday, October 5, 2019, in Abbotsford before wrapping up in St. Johns’s NL.

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Rock The Rink

When: October 5 to November 23, 2019, with more dates to be added soon

Where: 30 cities across Canada

Tickets: Available online starting May 3, 2019

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