Cancelled. The 2020 Thunder Bay Celebrity Hockey Classic has been cancelled. We will be back in 2021!
Join Easter Seals Ontario, and NHL alumni for the annual Thunder Bay Celebrity Hockey Classic. This series offers hockey enthusiasts the chance to play with former NHL greats in a three-game tournament, as well as the opportunity to meet and greet the players during an exclusive VIP Draft Party the evening before.
The Celebrity Hockey Classic Series is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play with NHL greats! You don’t need to be a superstar to participate. Anyone who can skate and wield a stick is welcome. This is your chance to play with friends, family, colleagues and some of hockey’s greatest players. Have fun and raise money for children and youth with physical disabilities across Ontario. Easter Seals helps kids BE KIDS and your support is integral to our success!
Game Day: Cancelled
Arena: Thunder Bay Tournament Centre, Thunder Bay, ON
VIP Draft Party
Location: Sleeping Giant Brewery, 712 MacDonnell Street, Thunder Bay, ON, at 6:00 p.m.
Exclusive for our Celebrity Hockey Classic players, a private meet and greet with all the NHL stars!
The private event will be catered by KELSEYS, and the KELSEY’s team will be on hand to satisfy your food cravings as you socialize with NHL alumni, while enjoying a beverage.
After our first tournament, Wendel Clark mentioned in a radio interview that the Draft Party is his favorite part of the event as you get to socialize and the NHL players share stories from different eras of the game.
The Draft Party is sure to be entertaining and prelude to an exciting day on the ice.
Each team must pay a registration fee of $1,500 per team, and each player must raise a minimum of $400.
There are a limited number of team spots available for this once-in-a-lifetime hockey experience, so get your team registered and start asking your friends to pledge their support!
The Thunder Bay Celebrity Hockey Classic team experience includes:
- VIP Draft Party.
- Personalized team jerseys and socks in corporate colours.
- NHL great on your team and in your dressing room sharing their NHL experiences.
- Three games of hockey.
- Lunch, snacks and water provided.
- Opportunity to play in the All-Star game!
Information coming soon.
The tournament schedule will be posted the week of the tournament. It will be announced in the Thunder Bay Celebrity Hockey Classic Newsletter.