23 November 2018

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (November 23, 2018) – MGM Springfield celebrated the start of its holiday season with a special ice skating ceremony featuring U.S. National Figure Skating Champion Nancy Kerrigan, who welcomed guests to the first-ever Ice Rink at MGM Plaza Presented by Mercedes-Benz of Springfield.

Kerrigan, who was the 1993 US National Figure Skating Champion and represented the United States in the Winter Olympics, bringing home the bronze in 1991 and the silver in 1992, dazzled the audience with a graceful performance to “Let It Go” by Demi Lovato. The Stoneham, Massachusetts native posed for photos with local children and guests before enjoying lunch with her family at MGM Springfield’s TAP Sports Bar.

“Holidays at MGM Springfield” is now open daily through March 3.  For additional details, including hours, rates and more, please visit mgmspringfield.com.

About MGM Springfield

MGM Springfield covers three city blocks in the heart of downtown Springfield, Mass. Creating 3,000 permanent jobs and igniting a cultural and economic renaissance in a historic New England city, the resort, which combines new construction with revived historic buildings, offers more than 125,000 square feet of gaming space, a 250-room boutique hotel on Main Street, superior spa services, diverse retail and inspired dining headlined by award-winning Chef Michael Mina’s Cal Mare. MGM Springfield also features the seven-screen Regal luxury cinema complex, bowling lanes, a seasonal skating rink and outdoor marketplace displaying local art, events and talent. MGM Springfield opened on August 24, 2018. For additional information, please visit mgmspringfield.com.

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MEDIA CONTACTS:
Saverio Mancini / Ellanje Ferguson
MGM Springfield Communications
(413) 273-5580 / (413) 273-5581
smancini@mgmspringfield.com /
eferguson@mgmspringfield.com