Ice rink to open Sunday
WORKERS PREPARE the Hangtown Holiday Ice Rink at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville Tuesday Dec. 10. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins
The extreme cold weather has been both a blessing and a problem for the first-ever Hangtown Holiday Ice Rink, which will open one day later than anticipated on Sunday, Dec. 15, at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds.
On Dec. 10, Steve Sabel, owner of STS Productions, the company providing the ice rink, said, "The heavens are smiling on the Hangtown Ice Rink. This cold, dry weather is wonderful for making ice."
But the cold, icy weather caused delays in the arrival of some equipment needed to ... Continue Reading