BOSTON - The Boston Bruins will host Irish Heritage Day on Saturday, March 13 during the Bruins vs. New York Rangers game at 1:00 p.m. at TD Garden.
The Bruins will wear the official St. Patrick's Day green jersey with tartan and gold accents during warmups. The jerseys will be auctioned off, beginning at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday at BruinsAuctions.org, with proceeds going to the Boston Bruins Foundation.
Bruins anthem singer Todd Angilly will be singing the national anthem at the Irish Cultural Centre of New England to kids on the St. Brendan's Youth Gaelic Football Club.
The virtual puck drop will feature players from St. Brendan's Youth Gaelic Football Club. Fans can submit their own videos for a chance to be featured as the Bruins Academy Virtual Puck Drop at BostonBruins.com/BruinsAcademy.
The Boston Bruins Foundation will be holding a 50/50 raffle benefitting The Claddagh Fund and the Boston Bruins Foundation. Tickets will be available at BostonBruins.com/5050, and will be available until the third period of Saturday's game.
In celebration of Irish Heritage, limited edition Bruins green merchandise including jerseys, hats, novelties and more are available on BostonProShop.com.
About the Irish Cultural Centre of New England
The mission of the Irish Cultural Centre of New England is to promote and organize Irish cultural, educational, sporting and social events. We aim to establish and sustain a facility where current and future generations of the New England community can participate in activities that promote Irish culture and heritage.