Abbotsford, BC – The Abbotsford Heat are pleased to announce the first Hockey Heroes celebration featuring Lanny McDonald at the Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre Thursday, March 29, 2012. Opening faceoff against the Chicago Wolves is scheduled for 7:00PM PDT sponsored by Cascades Casino.
• The Heat are thrilled to present ‘Wear a ‘Stache. Win the Cash’ in coordination with the presence of Lanny McDonald’s trade-marked moustache.
o Fans are encouraged to groom, create or otherwise impersonate Lanny’s famous facial hair for a chance to win $500.00 cash.
o Plus they’ll earn front of the line access to meet hockey legend, Lanny McDonald!
The random draw will take place in the first period so if you want a chance to win, you have to be in the building before puck drop - watch for the Heat Street Team, powered by The Honda Way, to get your draw ticket for your chance to win!
• Lanny will
o Participate in the ceremonial puck drop.
o Be on Country 107.1 during the Heat’s play-by-play broadcast with Ryan Pinder in the first half of the 1st period providing colour commentary.
o Be on the concourse signing autographs in the 2nd intermission.
• Doors open at 6pm, puck drops at 7pm.