Colorado Avalanche alumni Milan Hejduk, Pierre Turgeon and Ken Klee will join the NHL Centennial feativities on Sat., March 11, as part of the NHL Centennial Fan Arena experience at Pepsi Center.
Beginning at 3:30 p.m., the former players will meet fans and sign autographs. Around 4 p.m., the trio will participate in a Q&A session on the Screen Truck stage.
The NHL Centennial Fan Arena will be on the Pepsi Center grounds in the Camry South parking lot March 10-11. The event is free of charge and open to fans of all ages.
Make sure to RSVP for the NHL Centennial Fan Arena so you don't miss a thing.
The festivities include:
MUSEUM TRUCK - The main attraction is a 53-foot museum truck with an innovative interior featuring more than 1,000 square feet of interactive digital displays, original video content, historical memorabilia, and unique photo moments.
ENTERTAINMENT TRUCK - A second 53-foot trailer will host a giant video screen featuring team trivia and highlights, as well as a pop-out stage for special appearances.
THE "RINK" - A pop-up ball hockey rink will give youth hockey players a chance to shine with programmed games and clinics.
CLEAR THE ICE ZAMBONI VR EXPERIENCE - This never-before-seen VR experience allows fans from across North America to compete against each other in a race to resurface the ice. Fans will take a seat in a mini-Zamboni ice resurfacer, feel cool air on their skin and their seat rumble, as they are tasked with creating the perfect sheet of ice--in virtual reality. All races will be timed and shared on a leaderboard.
STANLEY CUP - The oldest and most revered trophy in all professional sports will make a special appearance.
RSVP PROGRAM - Fans attending the Centennial Fan Arena can RSVP at NHL.com/FanArena in advance of the event. The RSVP program includes pre-registration for the free activities at the Fan Arena including the Clear the Ice Zamboni VR Experience and photos with the Stanley Cup, and will provide event reminder notifications (dates, times, locations, events, special appearances and more).
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday, March 10
12-7 p.m. - Museum Truck, Clear The Ice Zamboni VR Experience, The "Rink", live entertainment, food trucks, and more
12-6 p.m. - Stanley Cup
Saturday, March 11
10 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Museum Truck, Clear The Ice Zamboni VR Experience, The "Rink", live entertainment, food trucks, and more
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Stanley Cup
3:30-4:30 p.m. - Hejduk, Turgeon, Klee autograph session/Q&A, presented by Coors Light
5 p.m. - Ottawa Senators vs. Colorado Avalanche
For more information and the most up-to-date schedule of events, please visit nhl.com/FanArena or nhl.com/avalanche/fans/nhl-centennial-fan-arena.