February 3 - 6, 2016
Kamloops, Sun Peaks Resort, Sandman Centre and TCC
Updated: January 28, 2015
The annual celebration of hockey in Canada will take place in Kamloops from February 3rd to 6th, 2016, with family-friendly activities and events being organized Wednesday through Friday and an all-day live NHL® broadcast featuring all seven Canadian teams wrapping up the event on Scotiabank Hockey Day, Saturday, Feb 6, 2016.
This year's Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada festivities are headlined by a series of hockey-themed events to encourage fans of all ages to celebrate our nation's favourite pastime. The event will be televised from Kamloops in a 13-hour national broadcast featuring five NHL® games, hosted by Hockey Night in Canada favourites Ron MacLean and Don Cherry as well as other Sportsnet personalities and NHL Alumni™. The Stanley Cup and CHL Memorial Cup will also be making several appearances throughout the community!
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Several NHL® stars and sports commentators will be attending select events over the four-day celebration, including Kamloops’ own Mark Recchi, Darcy Tucker, Trevor Linden, Wendel Clark, Corey Hirsch, Lanny McDonald, Kirk McLean, Mark Napier, Bryan Trottier, Cassie Campbell-Pascall, James Cybulski and Caroline Cameron from Sportsnet, and the Stanley Cup and the CHL Memorial Cup. Stay tuned for more special guests as confirmed.
A number of other free, local community activities will also take place throughout the community over the multi-day hockey celebration, including an Opening Ceremony at Sun Peaks on Wednesday, February 3, public viewings of the Stanley Cup®, the Memorial Cup, school visits and minor hockey clinics. On Saturday, February 6 at Sandman Centre, hockey fans will enjoy a youth road hockey tournament, a live broadcast onsite with Ron MacLean and coverage of simultaneous NHL® games, NHL Alumni™ autograph sessions, free merchandise, and a Blazers pre-game party. The weekend will also play host to Scotiabank's Community HockeyFest event, where sponsored minor hockey teams can participate in an on-ice clinic with NHL Alumni™.
Thursday, February 4th, from 11:30 am to 2 pm (doors open 11:15 am)
Tournament Capital Centre
With special guests Ron MacLean, Don Cherry, Trevor Linden, as well as numerous NHL Alumni™, the Stanley Cup and Memorial Cup.
Tickets $50 (taxes included)
Book a Table for 8
Tickets available at the Kamloops Chamber of Commerce, please call 778-257-5900.
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WHL’s 50th Season Pro Am Game
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Thursday, February 4, 2015 - 7:30 to 10 pm
featuring teams made up of NHL and WHL alumni in a fun, family-oriented game, including such names as Lanny McDonald, Mark Recchi, Darcy Tucker, Wendel Clark, Mark Napier, Kirk McLean, and more to be announced as confirmed.
Adults/Seniors/Youth - $10 plus tax
Children 12 and under - $5 plus tax
Tickets available at the Sandman Centre Box Office (250-828-3339) or Sahali TicketMaster.
The Music of Hockey with host Ron MacLean
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 7:30 to 10 pm
Musical guests include Dave Bidini & Bidini Band, Tom Wilson, Barney Bentall, Amelia Curran, Craig Northey, Bryan Trottier and Lindy Vopnfjord. Wear your favourite jersey!
Tickets are available on Thursday December 17, 2015 at the Sandman Centre Box Office.
Cash or Cheque only please.
Kamloops Blazers VS Edmonton Oil Kings
Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 5 pm
Tickets are available at the Sandman Centre Box Office.
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