NEW YORK / TORONTO – The 2015 Molson Canadian NHL Face Off, the official NHL season-opening celebration on Oct. 7 at historic Fort Calgary in Alberta, will feature live performances from neo soul/indie pop band Fitz & The Tantrums, alternative rock band Reuben and the Dark, Canadian singer/songwriter Jocelyn Alice and Calgary DJ duo Boogie Hill Faders, the National Hockey League announced today. The free hockey and music festival will begin at 3:00 p.m. local time at Fort Calgary and will culminate with a live viewing party featuring the Calgary Flames' home opener against the Vancouver Canucks (8:00 p.m. MT/10:00 p.m. ET, Sportsnet, TVA2).
Fitz & The Tantrums will take the main stage at Fort Calgary at 7:20 p.m. MT, with portions of their performance featured in the night's game broadcasts. Reuben and the Dark and Jocelyn Alice will perform their sets during the first and second intermissions, respectively, of the Flames-Canucks game. The Boogie Hill Faders, a crowd favorite at Flames games, will spin for fans at Fort Calgary throughout the day.