NBCUniversal’s upcoming coverage of the Sochi Olympic Winter Games will help us all get into the winter sports spirit. It’s exciting to see athletes fulfill their dreams, nations come together, and the behind-the-scenes stories of the competitors. That’s why XFINITY® from Comcast is sponsoring FREE community events for families in January and February in Provo and Salt Lake City, featuring world-class athletes. Don’t miss your chance to meet them!
January 18, 2014 – Free Skating Parties in Provo and Kearns
Free public skating, hot cocoa and treats, live DJ, music, games and prizes. There will be special appearances by 2002 figure skating gold medalist, Sarah Hughes! Get her autograph and say hello!
Peaks Arena, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m., 100 North Seven Peaks Blvd. Provo, Utah
Utah Olympic Oval, 6 – 10 p.m., 5662 Cougar Lane, Kearns, Utah
Jan. 25, 2014, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Parental Controls Seminar brought to you by XFINITY from Comcast and the Daily Herald at the Utah Valley Convention Center, 220 West Center Street, Provo, Utah. A special free event for parents to:
• Learn how to use the latest technology to help keep your children away from inappropriate television and Internet programming.
• Make sure that you are taking advantage of the most uplifting programming out there, such as the upcoming Winter Games.
• Hear from special guest, “Mediatrician” Dr. Michael Rich, a pediatrician in adolescent medicine at Children’s Hospital Boston, who is an expert on media and children’s health.
Feb. 7, 2014, 7 – 10 p.m. – 2014 Winter Games Opening Ceremony Party, Utah Valley Convention Center, 220 West Center Street, Provo, Utah
• Come celebrate NBCUniversal’s coverage of the Sochi Olympic Winter Games with your neighbors and friends and watch the Opening Ceremony live on giant screens. Enjoy free treats, pin trading, games and prizes. Meet and get the autographs of speed skating medalists, Derek Parra and Chad Hedrick!
Catch the spirit of the Winter Games with your friends and family at these free special events in January and February, brought to you by XFINITY from Comcast. We’ll see you there!