TORONTO, Sept. 16 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Maple Leafs fans are invited to the Coca-Cola Zero(R) Fans First
pregame tailgate party to kick-off the 2009-10 Toronto Maple Leafs
For the second consecutive season, the Maple Leafs added a free
game to their preseason schedule as a way of recognizing the
outstanding support of their fans. All 20,000 tickets for the
Coca-Cola Zero(R) Fans First game were given away to fans through
a number of unique giveaways and promotions.
Fans in attendance at the tailgate party will have an opportunity
to face off against Maple Leafs alumni in a ball hockey
tournament, enjoy Coca-Cola Zero(R) sampling and watch a live
concert by Murderecords recording artist SLOAN.
Fans without tickets to the game are encouraged to attend the
tailgate party for the chance to win tickets to the
Coca-Cola Zero(R) Fans First game between the Leafs and the
Bruins. They can also enjoy the live broadcast of the game on
Air Canada Centre's high-definition outdoor video board.
WHO: Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni - Gary Leeman, Bill Derlago,
Johnny Bower and Rick Vaive
Special Musical Guest SLOAN
WHEN: Wednesday, September 16, 2009
4 to 10 p.m.
Game time (Leafs vs. Boston Bruins) - 7 p.m.
WHERE: Air Canada Centre - Outside Gate 5
York Street and Bremner Boulevard
SOURCE Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.
For further information: For further information: Media Contacts: Rajani Kamath, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, (416) 815-5790; Jamie Deans, MLSE, (416) 815-5445; Leigha Cotton, Coca-Cola Ltd, (416) 467-2192