The Conception Bay South Local Organizing Committee and the Town of
Conception Bay South announce ticket distribution details for NHL®
pre-season game between the Ottawa Senators® and Winnipeg Jets™
CONCEPTION BAY SOUTH, NL, Sept. 1, 2011 /CNW/ - The Conception Bay South
2011 Local Organizing Committee (LOC) has 5,350 tickets to distribute
for the upcoming NHL® pre-season game between the Ottawa Senators® and
Winnipeg Jets™ on Monday, September 26 at Mile One Centre, St. John's.
The LOC is pleased to announce that all members of the CBR Minor Hockey
Association and the CBS Skating Club will be provided with tickets, in
addition to the CBS Referees Association, Junior High and High School
Hockey Program and Junior Renegades. A select number of tickets will be
provided to the eight (8) Conception Bay South schools, local
charities, community organizations and the Town of Conception Bay South
Spring Ball Hockey Program so they can share in the excitement of the
NHL preseason game.
As previously announced tickets are free of charge. For fair
distribution of these tickets, the Conception Bay South LOC and Town of
Conception Bay South will hold a public lottery.
Starting on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 9:00AM ballots for the
public lottery will be available online by visiting www.cbshockeyville.ca. The entry period closes at 4:00PM on Monday September 12, 2011.
Sixteen-hundred (1,600) Game tickets will be available through the
public lottery: Twelve-hundred (1,200) of the tickets are reserved for
Conception Bay South residents only and the remaining four hundred
(400) tickets for all communities across Newfoundland and Labrador.
Each ballot is redeemable for two NHL pre-season game tickets. Those
residents, who do not have access to a computer, can visit the Robert
French Memorial Stadium, 70 Legion Road, Kelligrews 9:00AM to 4:00PM NT
daily, from September 7 through September 12, 2011 to enter.
The official draw, supervised by the Town of Conception Bay South and an
independent community representative, will take place on Wednesday
September 14, 2011. Winners will be contacted by a Conception Bay South
LOC or a Town of Conception Bay South representative no later than
4:00PM on September 15, 2011.
In addition to tickets for the Ottawa Senators and Winnipeg Jets
pre-season game, Conception Bay South residents only will also be
eligible to win one of 300 pairs of tickets to the Kraft Hockeyville Celebrity Hockey Game on September 24, 2011 at the Robert French
Memorial Stadium. These 300 ballots will be drawn at the conclusion of
the NHL Game Ticket Draw from the remaining ballots. The NHL Alumni
will take on Conception Bay South in a game to remember!
The NHL pre-season game between the Ottawa Senators and Winnipeg Jets is
made possible by the Kraft Hockeyville partners including: Kraft Canada, CBC, the National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) and the National Hockey League (NHL).
For more information on the public lottery, rules and regulations, game
information, ticket pick-up and community celebration please visit www.cbshockeyville.ca on September 2, 2011.
NHL and the NHL Shield are registered trademarks of the National Hockey
League. NHL and NHL team marks are the property of the NHL and its
teams. All Rights Reserved.
SOURCE The Town of Conception Bay South
For further information:
Mayor Woodrow French
Town of Conception Bay South
709-834-5566 (H) or 709-834-6507 (W)