As the city prepares for first playoff appearance since 2004, excitement level around Leafs Nation reaches new heights
Leaf Greats Wendel Clark and Darcy Tucker on-hand to welcome fans onto the Maple Leafs FANwagon
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TORONTO, April 29, 2013 /CNW/ -
|What:|| Sport Chek is unveiling the Maple Leafs FANwagon in downtown Toronto. Fully decked out in blue and white, the Maple Leafs
FANwagon will travel around downtown Toronto on Wednesday, May 1 to celebrate the opening day of the Leafs playoff schedule
| Fans will be able to take their photo sitting on the Maple Leafs FANwagon and share it via social media. Thousands of t-shirts will
be given out to fans to help celebrate the arrival of the playoffs
|| The FANwagon will visit media outlets from 7 to 9 a.m.
The FANwagon will be parked for a consumer activation from 12 - 1 p.m. on Queen Street just west of University Avenue
|When:||Throughout the day on Wednesday, May 1, the opening day of the Toronto Maple Leafs playoff series against the Boston Bruins|
|| Hundreds of blue and white clad Leafs fans
Retired Leafs greats, Wendel Clark and Darcy Tucker
We've all heard of the term "bandwagon," where fickle fans of sports teams jump on and off depending on the Win/Loss record. But Leafs Nation is different. Once you are on, you never get off. The Maple Leafs FANwagon will be touring downtown Toronto on Wednesday to mark the first Maple Leafs game of this year's playoffs.
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