Annual Carnival of Silver Skates Sunday in Groton

GROTON, S.D. ( – The 82nd Annual Carnival of Silver Skates takes place on Sunday, Jan. 31 in Groton.

Lindsey Tietz, Chairperson of the event, talked about this year’s program.

Cost is $3 per person for the afternoon show. There is no cost to attend the evening performance.

She said there will be nearly 100 skaters participating. They have been practicing for about a month.

Tietz said credits a variety of people for the sustainability of the carnival.