HOLLY TUCKER TO HEADLINE THE GALLERIA’S ICE SPECTACULAR SLATED FOR NOVEMBER 9th
Finalist on NBC's The Voice slated to welcome the holidays at annual tree lighting event complete with snowfall.
WHAT: The 25th Annual Ice Spectacular at The Galleria will kick off the holiday season with the lighting of its 55-foot Christmas tree, featuring 450,000 twinkling lights and 5,000 ornaments in a variety of colors and shapes. The 30-minute tree-lighting show will also feature dynamic ice and musical performances, culminating with a simulated snowfall and the lighting of the tree by Skating Santa himself.
Throughout the day, guests can enjoy free holiday entertainment, performances from area schools, face painting and balloon animal stations. All of these holiday activities, combined with the unmatched selection of stores offered at The Galleria, create a lasting impression and unique social experience that can’t be matched by shopping online! Continue the holiday tradition this year and bring the whole family to The Galleria to kick off the holidays.
COST: Free and open to the community
WHO: Twenty year-old Holly Tucker has accomplished a lot in the past eight years of beginning her career in country music. Season Four of NBC’s “The Voice” was the most recent of Holly’s successes. Known as Team Blake's powerhouse country vocalist and top six finalists, Holly garnered a plethora of fans and experience from the “superstar boot camp” experience.
The skating component of the evening will be highlighted by a spectacular group of professional skaters including:
- Ashley Clark, two-time US Gold medalist and the 2011 Professional Virtual Skate Off, Ladies Champion, from Denver Colorado, has performed in 32 shows in her 14 years of experience.
- Joe Gorecki has been skating for 12 years and turned professional four years ago. In those four years, he has toured the world as a principal soloist with Holiday on Ice.
- Erin Reed trained in Northern Utah her entire amateur career. She was a United States National Junior Ladies Medalist and Senior National competitor.
- Professional Ice Dancing Pair, Kimberly Navarro and Brent Bommentre, has performed as principals with Holiday on Ice and the Sun Valley Summer Ice Show.
WHEN: Saturday, November 9
6 p.m. Musical and ice performance and countdown to the grand lighting of the tree
All Day Family and children's activities, live music, special in-store events
WHERE: The Galleria – ICE at The Galleria