Larson Ice Center

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Larson Ice Center
Brookings February 2015 1 (Larson Ice Center).jpg
Location 934 32nd Avenue
Brookings, SD 57006
Owner City of Brookings
Operator City of Brookings Parks and Recreation Department
Capacity 2,600 (Ice Hockey)
Surface 200' x 85' (Ice Hockey)
Construction
Broke ground 2001
Opened March 2002[2]
Construction cost $7 million
($9.52 million in 2017 dollars[1])
Tenants
Brookings Blizzard (NAHL) (2012–present)
South Dakota State Jackrabbits Club Ice Hockey
Brookings Rangers

The Larson Ice Center is a two rink facility arena located in Brookings, South Dakota. Built in 2002,[3] it is home to the Brookings Blizzard of the North American Hockey League, the South Dakota State Jackrabbits club ice hockey teams, and the Brookings Rangers.

The Larson Ice Center has a seating capacity of approximately 2,000 in the main (Red) rink and 600 in the second (Blue) rink. There are ten locker rooms, with showers and bathrooms. The facility is also fully outfitted with large heated viewing areas, upper and lower level lobbies and an upper level concession area as well.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Community Development Project. "Consumer Price Index (estimate) 1800–". Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Retrieved January 2, 2018. 
  2. ^ Fier, Jill (May 29, 2008). "BISA Is Serving Up Pancakes 'n Pucks and Pucks". The Brookings Register. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  3. ^ Groten, Perry (February 4, 2014). "Brookings Home Ice Advantage". KELO. Sioux Falls. Retrieved March 25, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Larson Ice Center". Brookings Rangers. Retrieved March 25, 2017. 

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Coordinates: 44°18′59″N 96°45′01″W / 44.31650°N 96.75039°W / 44.31650; -96.75039