Oakville's local hockey players, fans and enthusiasts showed up by the hundreds to participate in Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour in downtown Oakville on November 25 and 26!
This free, fun-filled hockey celebration showcased the best of Oakville’s love of the game with a free two-day outdoor hockey festival that welcomed local celebrities, NHL alumni Darryl Sittler, Adam Graves and Darcy Tucker, and featured free activities, games, and live entertainment for all ages.
It was an honour to host the NHL outdoor viewing party on Sunday with Ron MacLean and Tara Slone live from the Sportsnet™ Mobile Studio. Many thanks to everyone who attended to show the viewers of the Vancouver Canucks vs. New York Rangers game how passionate Oakville is about hockey!
Thank you to all those who participated in Paint the Town Red! We hope you enjoyed Rogers Hometown Hockey in Oakville!
The free hockey-themed weekend will feature games, prize giveaways, fun activities, and live local entertainment for the whole family, including:
Helping fans be fans, the Fan Hub features innovative and interactive experiences, showcasing virtual autographs from NHL stars, a hockey-themed Zamboni video game and autograph signings with NHL alumni Darryl Sittler and Adam Graves, to unite fans in their passion for the game. In addition, fans are treated to free hot chocolate on site.
If you are a Rogers customer you can come to the GamePlus desk in the Rogers Fan Hub and redeem exclusive experiences such as meet-and-greets with NHL alumni, autographed merchandise and tours of our Sportsnet Mobile Studio.
Fans have the chance to get close to their favorite players through augmented reality technology. Fans can take photos with virtual images of NHL stars, and have the photo emailed directly to their device for social sharing.
Come see Paz our world-renowned hockey acrobat! Paz juggles everything from pucks to flaming hockey sticks all while standing on top of a net. It is an experience that the family will never forget.
A family-friendly space to engage hockey fans, celebrate the game, and interact with NHL alumni, such as Darcy Tucker. Scotiabank will also be donating $15,000 to minor hockey associations in the community.
Features the famous Stow ’n Go Challenge, a hockey-themed obstacle course. Also, fans have the opportunity to enter a contest to win $5,000 for their local minor hockey association and a 2018 Chrysler Pacifica for their family. All contest entrants will receive a co-branded Dodge and Rogers Hometown Hockey retro toque.
Features pick-up games for the community, including local Timbits Hockey players.
Stop by to receive a free cup of coffee, hot chocolate or a latte.
Fans can enjoy a free slice of Giuseppe Pizzeria pizza fresh out of the oven, and play the Find Giuseppe Match Game to win a rooftop experience and other great prizes.
Fans have the chance to face off against friends and family with the PLAYMOBIL NHL Arena and its lineup of NHL figures. In the zone, fans will also be able to enter to win a new NHL playset.
Features a pit-crew-like experience where fans have the opportunity to test their tire-hanging skills on a replica Zamboni.
Live music featured throughout the weekend beginning with Mackenzie Leigh Meyer performing on Saturday, followed by Steve Strongman on Sunday.