November 27, 2015 - November 29, 2015
Location: Acadia Athletics Complex, 550 Main Street, Wolfville
Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour presented by Scotiabank and Dodge is heading to the beautiful Annapolis Valley for a weekend celebration of hockey on November 28 & 29 in the town of Wolfville. The ultimate hockey festival will feature appearances by Nova Scotian heroes Ken Reid of Sportsnet Central and NHL alumni Mike McPhee, as well as other special guests, all alongside Canadian icon Ron MacLean.
The hockey celebration gets underway Friday, Nov. 27 at noon AT and concludes Sunday evening following the Rogers Hometown Hockey outdoor viewing party. The game features the Florida Panthers vs. the Detroit Red Wings, with a special pre-game show hosted live on site by Ron MacLean from the Sportsnet Mobile Studio beginning at 2:30 p.m. AT on Sportsnet, alongside co-host Tara Slone.
The hockey-themed weekend will feature several new games, activities, live local entertainment and food trucks for the whole family, including:
Friday November 27th
Acadia Hockey Camp - 8 am-1:30 pm Andrew H. McCain Arena
Youth Kick Off - 2 pm-3 pm Acadia Athletics Complex Main Gym
Free Skate - 3 pm-5 pm Andrew H. McCain Arena
Pre-Game Pep Rally - 5 pm-6:30 pm Acadia Athletics Complex
Acadia Varsity Hockey vs. Dalhousie - 7 pm Andrew H. McCain Arena
Saturday November 28th
Axeman Pancake Breakfast - 8 am-10:30 am Port Williams Community Centre
Town of Wolfville Warming Tent - 12 pm-6 pm Clock Park
Rogers Hometown Hockey - 12 pm-6 pm Acadia Athletics Complex Parking lot
Sunday November 29th
L'Arche Pancake Breakfast - 8 am-10:30 am 329 Main Street L'Arche Hall
Rogers Hometown Hockey - 11 am-6 pm Acadia Athletics Complex Parking lot
Fireworks - 6 pm Acadia Athletics Complex Parking lot
For more information please visit:
Hometown Hockey Hotline - 902-599-3205 or RHTH@wolfville.ca
Rogers Cheer Like Never Before Contest
Leading up to the celebrations in Wolfville, local hockey teams have an opportunity to win the ultimate hockey experience as part of the Cheer Like Never Before contest.
Teams can upload a video of their team cheer, with the Top 5 vote-getters invited to take part in the festivities when the Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour visits Wolfville on November 28 & 29. The winning team in each town will then be in the running to win the trip of a lifetime, including: a trip to an NHL game, VIP Game Day Experience, and perform their team cheer in an NHL dressing room. For full contest details visit www.hometownhockey.com
The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour presented by Scotiabank and Dodge will roll into 24 communities across Canada this season with a weekend of free outdoor hockey festivities for all ages, culminating in an outdoor viewing party of an NHL game broadcast every Sunday on Sportsnet, with Ron MacLean hosting live on site from the Sportsnet Mobile Studio. Following Wolfville, the tour will visit Brantford, ON, on December 5 & 6, 2015 for the 9th of 24 stops. For more tour information visit www.hometownhockey.com
Detail updates on the Town of Wolfville website.