THE FAN ZONE – an extraordinary attraction in the Masaryk square!

Not only OSTRAVAR ARÉNA but also the city centre will come alive with European Figure Skating Championships. Organisers has prepared the FAN ZONE with rich programme for fans. Visitors can skate there, compete for tickets to the Championships or watch live streams from all competitions.

Date: 19th – 29th of January 2017

Open: Daily 10:00 – 20:00

Facilities: A big party tent, skate and penguin rental, skate sharpening, changing room.


The Fan Zone is open daily from 10am to 8pm. Ice skating is free of charge. Cleaning and smoothing of the ice is made by ice resurfaces in two 60 minutes and one 30 minutes long pauses.


The ice rink is decorated with Christmas theme and is impressively illuminated, capacity of the ice rink is about 150 skaters. Besides the skate and penguin rental you can also use the changing room and sanitary facilities in the premises of the ice rink.

Skating for schools:

Plan the ice skating with your class and use the morning block at 10 – 12 o´clock. Inform us at least two days in advance via e- mail on because of coordination and arranging of the facilities.


Price list:

  • skate rental: 70 CZK/1 pair (50 CZK school)
  • penguin rental: 50 CZK/ 1 piece
  • skate sharpening: 50 CZK/1 pair
  • changing room: 30 CZK

Prices are related to one skating block. It is necessary to pay a deposit 500CZK on skate and penguin rental. You can pay by electronic chip card SAREZA, the deposit must be paid in cash.


The FAN ZONE – Schedule:

19th – 20th of January 2017

10:00 – 12:00 Skating for schools
13:00 – 15:00 Skating
16:00 – 18:00 Skating
18:30 – 20:00 Skating


The 19th of January, 16:00, Masaryk square – the Opening Ceremony of the FAN ZONE with Axel – the mascot of the Championship.


21st – 22nd of January 2017

10:00 – 12:00 Skating
13:00 – 15:00 Skating
14:00 – 17:00 Weekend skating with Orion
18:30 – 20:00 Skating


23rd – 29th of January 2017

10:00 – 12:00 Skating for schools with the mascot Axel
13:00 – 15:00 Skating
16:00 – 18:00 Skating
18:30 – 20:00 Skating

25th of January, 18:00 – Opening Ceremony from OSTRAVAR ARÉNA (LIVE stream)