Hockey Day in Canada comes to the Richmond Olympic Oval!

Hockey Day in Canada comes to the Richmond Olympic Oval!

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Join us for a free, family focused day of all things hockey under one roof on Saturday, February 11, 2012 from 10:30am - 10:00pm. 

Come out for the celebrity ball hockey tournament hosted by CBC Sports Reporter Shane Foxman and refereed by Canucks mascot, Fin

The game will serve as the official kickoff for Richmond Celebrates Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada at the Richmond Olympic Oval.

Players include:

Hong Kong pop singer Kary Ng who will also sing the national anthem to start the game.

  • Check out the CBC booth, spin the prize wheel and meet Peter Puck
  • Appearances by NHL legends, including Trevor Linden, other Vancouver Canucks alumni, and Canucks mascot Fin.
  • The Hockey Hall of Fame's "Legends" exhibit featuring memorabilia, interactive experiences and a number of NHL trophies, including the Hart Memorial Trophy awarded to the NHL's most valuable player.
  • An interactive fun zone where fans can test their shooting and other hockey skills.
  • A day-long hockey jamboree on twin Olympic-sized ice sheets.
  • Nintendo video games section, plus table hockey and air hockey challenges.
  • A public entry road hockey tournament on the Oval plaza organized by Urban Rec.
  • Numerous merchandise giveaways, prize draws and fun contests.

CBC Television will be broadcasting live from the event throughout the day. 
Catch all seven of Canada's NHL hockey teams in action with a broadcast CBC Hockey Night in Canada on a giant screen. You can even come to cheer on your hometown Canucks at 7pm as they take on arch rival Calgary.
It's going to be an unforgettable day in Richmond for hockey fans of all ages! For more information please visit

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