2017 USA Curling National Championships to be Held in Everett, WA
19 Dec, 2016
Ticket sales are now open for the 2017 USA Curling National Championships, held at XFINITY Arena at Everett, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Feb . 11-18. Tickets are available for all eight days of competition. Single-day tickets for adults range from $10 to $25, and $5 to $20 for juniors ages 12 and under. Ticket packages include an eight-day “All Event Package” and three-day “Playoff Package.”
“We’re very excited to bring this event to Everett and Snohomish County,” said Tammy Dunn, Snohomish County Sports Commission sports development director. “This is a great opportunity for us to showcase our ability to host national events. The facilities and amenities we offer enable us to compete nationally and internationally for events, which bring in many visitors and have a significant economic impact.”
She noted that in 2015, visitors spent more than $1 billion in Snohomish County, contributing more than $99.3 million in state and local tax revenues.
Over eight days of competition, the best men’s and women’s curling teams in the country will face each other for a chance to win the U.S. national championship. The competing teams will be finalized via qualifying rounds through mid-January. Purchase tickets and obtain additional information about the championships at www.usacurlingnationals2017.com.
The 2017 USA Curling National Championships are hosted by the Granite Curling Club of Seattle,
a certified 501(c)(3) non-profit, and a Seattle fixture since 1951. The Granite Curling Club is the home club of more U.S. National Championship teams than any other curling club in the country, including the 2016 U.S. Mixed National Champions and 2016 U.S. Men’s National Champions.
About Snohomish County Sports Commission: The Snohomish County Sports Commission (SCSC) was formed in 2005 as the sports division of the Snohomish County Tourism Bureau. The SCSC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. The Snohomish County Tourism Bureau is a non-profit economic development agency responsible for the year-round professional tourism marketing of Snohomish County, Washington.
For more information, visit www.snohomish.org