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Truly Hard Seltzer NHL PreGame™

Cotton Bowl® Plaza and The Midway | Jan 1 | 9am-12:30pm & postgame - 8pm CT



The Truly Hard Seltzer NHL PreGame™, the official fan festival of the 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® will be open be open on Wednesday, Jan. 1 from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. CT at Cotton Bowl Plaza and from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CT and from Postgame until 8 p.m. CT at The State Fair Midway. The PreGame will offer fans of all ages family-friendly hockey interactive games and attractions, live music and an opportunity to take a picture with the greatest trophy in sports, the Stanley Cup®. Located inside The State Fair Midway, fans will be able to enjoy select rides for FREE including, but not limited to, the Texas Star® Ferris Wheel, Top o' Texas Tower, Texas Skyway (entrance to ride is located in Cotton Bowl Plaza), Pirate Ship & and Lone Star Scooters (aka the Bumper Cars). Please note: Only fans with tickets to the 2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® will be able to access The Truly Hard Seltzer NHL PreGame™ festivities. Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram by tagging your photos using NHL #WinterClassic

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On Site Activities Activations in Bold


  • The Bridgestone Experience
  • Giveaways: Buffs, Credit Card Wallets, Eye Black, Portable Phone Chargers, Rally Towels


  • Power Play Precision Passing Hockey Challenge & Autograph Signing
  • Giveaways: Earbuds, Sunglasses, Carabiner


  • Speed Shot Interactive & Locker Room Photo Op
  • Giveaways: Top golf game play offers & plush GEICO Geckos


  • Shoot and Score
  • Giveaways: Mini Chapsticks


  • Giveaways: Oscar Mayer Wiener Whistles, Stickers


  • Giveaways: Stickers, Planters Peanut Samples


  • Hockey Plinko


  • New Year, New Brew Dunkin cup, 2020 Donut Wall, Augmented reality Photo Activation, Air and Bubble Hockey
  • Giveaways: Foam Pucks, Cold Brew and munchkins


  • Ice Sculpture
  • Giveaways: Rold Gold Pretzel Samples, 2 oz. samples of Pepsi Zero Sugar and PZS Wild Cherry


  • Tailgating lounge


  • Accuracy Challenge


  • MassMutual Financial Faceoff
  • Giveaways: Foam Fingers


  • Personalized Trading Card Booth


  • Inflatable Target Practice Shooting Game
  • Giveaways: puck keychains


  • Giveaways: Gel Hand Warmers, City of Dallas information flyers

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