Figure skating charms as a dance, excites as a sport, and enchants as a form of art. You can witness amazing performances, the great drama of sports and the breathtaking virtuosity of world class skaters at the figure skating event of the century. The World Figure Skating Championships will be the most enchanting sporting event of Finland’s jubilee year, and the best way to experience the atmosphere is in person at the Hartwall Arena. Buy your event tickets here!
The week of the World Championships begins with the exciting ladies' short program featuring stunningly expressive performances.
A magnificent opening show unlike anything we have seen before - with 400 performers taking part on the ice - followed by the breathtakingly acrobatic pairs short program rounds off the opening day.
The men will wow the audience with exhilarating jumps and powerful emotions in their short programs.
The first world champions will be crowned later Thursday night, when the pairs free skating concludes the competition day’s program.
On Friday, the ice dancers will take the stage for their short dance featuring beautiful and passionate edgework.
Later it's the ladies' turn to show their most dizzying spins in the ladies' free skating, after which the ladies' medalists will be crowned.
Medals will be awarded to the best male skaters on Saturday after a free skating event featuring breathtaking virtuosity in jumps and spins.
The ice dancers will round off the competition day with intricate edges and turns in the free dance event.
The Exhibition of Champions will close the competition week with performances from the newly crowned medalists and Finnish figure skating stars.
The most dedicated fans can also witness the athletes' preparations for the competition for a reasonable price. The Worlds in Helsinki will be especially thrilling because the athletes also compete for berths at the 2018 Olympics. Many Olympic medalists will be making a comeback in Helsinki.
Each event in the Championships has five different ticket categories, of which three are at ice level and two in the balconies. Of these, the ice level premium seats have already sold out. The cheapest tickets are 20.17 euros. A family ticket includes four balcony level tickets; at least two of the four ticket holders must be under 12 years of age. The family tickets start from 58 euros, and tickets for the Exhibition of Champions for the whole family are 99.60 euros. Children's tickets for children under 12 years of age are available for the balcony levels starting from 11.50 euros. Tickets to practices in the Arena on competition days are available at 15 euros.
The price includes the service fee for ticket sales. Additional charge for the delivery and payment method may apply.
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