BOSTON, MA -
On Thursday, October 1 the Boston Bruins will host "Fan Fest" presented by TD Bank, to celebrate the beginning of the 2009-10 Bruins season. The free outdoor festivities for Bruins fans of all ages will begin at 4:30 p.m. prior to the start of the Bruins' home opener against the Washington Capitals, in the East Lot outside of the TD Garden (100 Legends Way, Boston, MA 02114).
Fans will have the opportunity to see and have their photo taken with the Norris Trophy, Vezina Trophy, and Jack Adams Award, won by Zdeno Chara
, Tim Thomas
and Claude Julien respectively. "Fan Fest," presented by TD Bank, will also include a variety of interactive games, limited edition t-shirt giveaways, the chance to sit in the original Garden penalty box, face painting and a live performance from Boston band Hypercane. Throughout the evening, the Boston Bruins Ice Girls the Boston Bruins mascot, Blades, will be mingling and taking photographs with fans. Fred Toucher from 98.5 The Sports Hub’s "Toucher and Rich Show" will be the official "Fan Fest" emcee.
Immediately following "Fan Fest," the Bruins 2009-10 regular season begins when they host the Washington Capitals at 7:00 p.m.
Fans interested in learning more about Boston Bruins players, or ticket options, should visit the team website at www.bostonbruins.com or call 617.624.BEAR.