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NHL Face-off 2008 Fan Festival

Friday, October 10 from 11:00am -- 3:00pm ET

Monday, 09.29.2008 / 5:55 PM / News
Don't miss your chance to celebrate the start of the 2008-09 NHL season as well as the 1 year anniversary of the NHL Powered by Rbk store!

From October 8th – 10th street teams all over New York City,  as well as the NHL Powered by Rbk store will be passing out decoder cards.  - REGISTER TO WIN -

The below table details where the decoders will be distributed:

DATE
(DISTRIBUTION TIMES)
LOCATION
Wednesday, 10/8/08 
(Noon-8:30pm ET)
12-2:00pm = NHL store area, Union Square, Columbia University, Empire State area
2-4:00pm
= Bryant Park, Herald Square, Columbus Circle
4-8:30pm
= Grand Central, Penn Station, Port Authority, Rockefeller Center, Chelsea Piers
Thursday, 10/9/08  (7:00am-3:00pm ET) 7-9am = Penn Station, Port Authority, Grand Central, Union Square
9-Noon
= NHL store area, NYU, Herald Square, Columbus Circle, NYSE
12-3pm
= Bryant Park, Rockefeller Center, Madison Square Garden area, Lincoln Square, lower Central Park, Gramercy Park
5-8:30pm
= Penn Station, Chelsea Piers
Friday, 10/10/08 
(7:00am-2:00pm ET)
7-9am = Penn Station, Port Authority, Grand Central, Union Square, Natural History Museum area
9-10:30am = NHL store block (9am-2pm), Herald Square, 59th & 5th, Gramercy Park
10:30am-12:30pm = Bryant Park, Times Square, NHL store block, Rockefeller Center, Empire State area


Bring your decoder card in to the NHL Face-Off 2008 Fan Festival to descramble a code and see what you've won! One lucky winner will walk away with the Grand Prize, a 2009 Honda Fit Sport!

Microsite prizes include a trip for two to the 2009 NHL Winter Classic at Wrigley Field in Chicago and other prizes.

Fanfest Schedule (all times ET)

11:00am – NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman to welcome fans.  Decoder stations open

11:05am – Presentation of new Original 6 Orange County Choppers bike by American Chopper Star Paul Teutul Sr.

11:30am – Autograph session – Rod Gilbert (NY Rangers)

12:00pm – Autograph session – Ken Daneyko (NJ Devils) & Terry O’Reilly (Boston Bruins)

1:00pm – Autograph session – Dave Schultz and Bob Kelly (Philadelphia Flyers)

2:00pm – Ice Sculpting performance from FEAR NO ICE

2:30pm – Decoder stations close to prepare for vehicle giveaway

2:45pm – Live giveaway of 2009 Honda Fit Sport to lucky fan featuring Eddie Olczyk (NHL on NBC)

** All day long, catch live musical performances from THE ZAMBONIS, answer trivia for great prizes, and be a part of the action by taking pictures in front of our green screen**

Stop by the store to pick up your decoder game piece for a chance to with a 2009 Honda Fit Sport!



   

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