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Canucks to host Armed Forces Appreciation Night

...tomorrow night vs. the Dallas Stars

by Canucks Media Relations @Canucks / Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver, B.C. - The Vancouver Canucks host Armed Forces Appreciation night tomorrow when the Vancouver Canucks take on the Dallas Stars at Rogers Arena. The annual tradition honours members of the Canadian Forces for their commitment and dedication in the service of Canada.

ARMED FORCES NIGHT DETAILS

  • Every player will wear camouflage jerseys during pre-game warm up (available for purchase from Team Store, section 112 and at vanbase.ca).
  • A ceremonial puck drop including two veterans and a special surprise you won't want to miss - be in your seats at 7:00 PM!
  • Canadian and American national anthems will be accompanied by the Canadian Armed Forces Flag Party.
  • An honoured veteran will crank the pre-game puck drop siren.
  • Over 200 Canadian Armed Forces personnel in full uniform are expected to attend.
  • Wounded Warriors will set up in Section 111 to share information about the program's important work focused on trauma resiliency and overcoming Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
  • Esteemed Rear-Admiral, Bob Auchterlonie of the Canadian Navy will be interviewed during the 1st intermission.
  • Army G-Wagon to be used during in-game prize give-a-ways.
  • A special post-game photo, on-ice with Canucks players and Canadian Armed Forces members wraps up the game.
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