Hockey Canada Century Tour
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6111 River Road
To help celebrate the 100th anniversary of Hockey Canada, and celebrate Canada’s game in general, the Hockey Canada #CenturyTour is going to 100 communities from coast to coast to coast, bringing with it a fully-interactive hockey experience.
Fans are invited to share their photos on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram by including the hashtag #CenturyTour; submitted photos could be featured at HockeyCanada.ca!
The #CenturyTour caravan includes:
a Timeline Feature Wall, showcasing a history of Hockey Canada, decade by decade;
an Interactive Video Wall, with clips of defining moments in Hockey Canada history;
TELUS Shoot to Score, a green screen that superimposes fans into an iconic Hockey Canada moment;
Have Your Say, a speaker’s corner booth that provides fans with the opportunity to give their opinion on Canada’s game;
a Replica Locker, giving fans an inside look at Team Canada’s locker room in Sochi;
Tablet Stations with Samsung tablets, allowing fans to learn why and where to play the game, and apps to create their own Hockey Canada jersey or player card;
and Touch Tabletops, featuring hockey-inspired games.
On-site at the Century Tour, fans will find:
TELUS Family Fan Zone – complete with an inflatable ball hockey rink and mini-stick decorating station, where young players can personalize their very own mini-stick to take home!
Hockey Canada Fan Cave – giving hockey fans the opportunity to wear Team Canada gear and represent their team in front of the #CenturyTour photo wall.
Hockey Canada Shootout – channel a favourite Canadian player and take a shot! Score on the shooter tutor and win Hockey Canada prizes.
Hockey Canada Ice Rink – a synthetic ice surface for experienced players and newcomers to the game to lace up a pair of skates and take to the ice. The rink is also home to Hockey Canada skills sessions, Canadian Tire Fit to Play and Future Playmakers, Samsung Coaching Clinics and free skates brought to you by the Respect Group.
Hockey Canada Big Screen – a 16×9 outdoor screen displayed on the side of a Hockey Canada Century Tour trailer, featuring #CanadasGame over the years.
What will the Hockey Canada Century Tour look like? There are FOUR set-ups, depending on the amount of time the tour is spending in each community:
A Set-up: Century Tour Caravan, Hockey Canada Big Screen, Hockey Canada Fan Cave, TELUS Family Fan Zone, Hockey Canada Shootout, inflatable ball hockey rink and synthetic ice surface
B Set-up: Century Tour Caravan, Hockey Canada Big Screen, Hockey Canada Fan Cave, TELUS Family Fan Zone, Hockey Canada Shootout and inflatable ball hockey rink
C Set-up: Century Tour Caravan, Hockey Canada Big Screen, TELUS Family Fan Zone, Hockey Canada Shootout and inflatable ball hockey rink
D Set-up: Century Tour Caravan