COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets are bringing the fun and excitement of the game of hockey to cities across Ohio for the 10th consecutive year with the Blue Jackets Breakaway Tour 2010 presented by Medical Mutual of Ohio. The interactive tour featuring street hockey games will visit numerous locations across the state throughout the spring and summer.
The Blue Jackets Radio Network affiliates supporting local Breakaway events are WCLT (Newark), WARF (Akron/Canton), WFIN (Findlay) and WBEX (Chillicothe).
At each stop, Breakaway attendees can pick up various giveaway items including a t-shirt compliments of IGS Energy while supplies last. Fans will also have the opportunity to register to win prizes such as autographed merchandise and a grand prize package consisting of four Time Warner Cable HD Lounge lower bowl seats (including dinner for four) to the Blue Jackets 2010-2011 Opening Night game in October and a team-autographed jersey.
2010 BREAKAWAY SCHEDULE
| City |
|Time ||Location |
|June 5 ||Troy ||Strawberry Festival ||12–6 p.m. ||Hobart Arena Parking Lot |
|June 11 ||Wilmington ||Banana Split Festival ||4–7 p.m. ||JW Denver Williams Park |
|June 19 ||Columbus ||Fun Fit Family Day ||10 a.m.–4 p.m. ||Easton Towne Center |
|June 25 ||Powell ||Powell Festival ||5–8 p.m. ||Village Green Park |
|July 2 ||Heath ||Star Spangled Celebration ||6–9 p.m. ||John C. Geller Park |
|July 17 ||Akron/Canton ||Kidz Day ||11 a.m.–5 p.m. ||Boettler Park |
|July 22 ||Findlay ||KidsFest ||1–6 p.m. ||Riverbend Recreation Area |
|Columbus ||Move On Movement ||1–6 p.m. ||Easton Towne Center |
|Chillicothe ||Ross County Fair ||12–5 p.m. ||Ross County Fairgrounds |
* All dates/times subject to change. Visit the Breakaway page located in the Fan Zone section of www.BlueJackets.com for the most up-to-date schedule.
Deposits for 2010-11 Columbus Blue Jackets season tickets, as well as 10- and 20-game plans, are being accepted now. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.