Badger women's hockey team to hold meet and greet at Vilas Park

Photo credit: City of Madison

MADISON, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Madison women’s hockey team will be holding a meet and greet at Vilas Park on Wednesday.

According to a news release from the city of Madison, the event will take place in the warming shelter at the Vilas Park Ice Rink on 1602 Vilas Park Drive from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Fans will have the chance to meet Bucky Badger and members of the team as well as receive autographs. The release said posters and hot chocolate will also be provided while supplies last.

The meet and greet is free and open to all ages. The event was changed from an outdoor skate to a meet and greet due to ice conditions at the park.

The ice rinks and lagoon remain closed.

Madison Parks has partnered with the Wisconsin Athletic Department for the event.