About Us

Unforgettable Event Entertainment

Host an event that your clients, staff, or colleagues will never forget. We offer unique ice shows that range from public holiday celebrations to private corporate events. Events include on-ice entertainment from some of the world's elite figure skaters. Customize your event with off-ice acrobatics, live music, catering, and many other different options to leave your guests in awe. 

Eddie Shipstad - Owner

  

Owner, Eddie Shipstad has directed ice shows since 1999.  Eddie is a third generation ice show visionary and continues his family heritage of over 75 years of ice show entertainment.  He was a five-time US National competitor and was a principal soloist with Disney’s World on Ice in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Japan.  Shipstad Entertainment is the preferred ice show company for corporate events for Destination Services of Colorado at the Broadmoor World Arena. In 2015, Eddie received the prestigious Ritter F. Shumway award to "a person in the skating world who has earned distinction for unending dedication and significant contribution to the world of figure skating."  One of the production highlights for the company was performing at the Pre-game VIP Kick-Off Party for the Superbowl XLVI in Indianapolis.

History

  

Family History: 

​Eddie H. Shipstad, Eddie’s Grandfather, started the first-ever traveling ice show in the world, the Shipstads and Johnson Ice Follies in 1936.

 

 Eddie J. Shipstad, Eddie’s Father, directed 15 years of ice shows at the famous Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  He also produced an ice show at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall.  Mr. Shipstad directed multiple shows at Sea World in California, Florida, and Texas as well as directing shows for Olympic Champion, Scott Hamilton.