Photo by Ashley Eaton

LEBANON, Missouri- Rink supporter Betty Sheppard,  announced today  that the city’s only rolling skating venue, The Skate Corral will close on Saturday, August 5th. She said tonight and tomorrow evening from 7-10 will be their last sessions. The entertainment spot which had concessions, rentals and a pro shop had been open for two years.

The popular, the but mall venue on North 5 had struggled financially and the owner, Christal Eaton and even had tried an online fund raiser.

Photo by Elizabeth Bauer-Barker‎

The rink opened for business on July 17th, 2015 and had been decorated with a Native American themed mural by local art students. They had also hosted a speed skating team.