Friday, October 29, 2021 – Thunder Bay Tournament Centre
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: Friday, October 29, 2021
Arena: Thunder Bay Tournament Centre, Thunder Bay, ON
VIP Draft Party
Date: Thursday, October 28, 2021
Location: This years Draft Party will also take place at the Thunder Bay Tournament Centre at 6:00 p.m.
Exclusive for our Celebrity Hockey Classic players, a private meet and greet with all the NHL stars!
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!
Easter Seals Ontario is following the COVID-19 safety protocols set by the Province of Ontario and local public health officials to ensure a positive and safe experience at all our events.
Effective September 22, 2021, proof of vaccination and proof of identity is required to access indoor event facilities. For provincial guidelines on proof of vaccination requirements, please refer to: https://covid-19.ontario.ca/proof-covid-19-vaccination
Any event attendees, vendors, staff or volunteers who fail to follow public health policies will not be granted entry.
The tournament schedule will be posted the week of the tournament. It will be announced in the Thunder Bay Celebrity Hockey Classic Newsletter.