|Anze Kopitar is introduced to Kings fans during Hockeyfest '09.
LOS ANGELES – Tickets for LA Kings Hockey Fest ’10 -- an interactive festival celebrating the Los Angeles Kings and the game of hockey – go on sale today, Thursday, the Kings announced. The event will take place on Saturday, September 11, at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tickets cost $15 for Kings Season Ticket members, and Partial Plan and Group Leaders by calling 1-888-KINGS-LA (1-888-54647-52). Tickets for the general public cost $20 and be can purchased by visiting LAKings.com/hockeyfest2010. Only 2,000 tickets total are available for purchase.
The second annual event will feature special Q&A and autograph sessions with Kings players, coaches, alumni and hockey dignitaries, in addition to Kings merchandise – including merchandise discounted at 40 percent -- and hockey memorabilia being available.
Also, with this year’s Hockey Fest being held on September 11, the Kings Care Foundation will be hosting special fundraising activities at the event to benefit local organizations affected by the tragic events of September 11, 2001.
“Last year’s Hockey Fest at L.A. LIVE was a great success and a great way to help kick-off our season,” said Kings President, Business Operations Luc Robitaille. “We love this new tradition of beginning our season with our fans in such a positive, exciting manner. We believe that this year’s Hockey Fest will be a tremendous way to celebrate hockey -- the best game in the world – and the Kings in particular, while also contributing funds to charitable organizations.”
The Kings will announce additional LA Kings Hockey Fest ’10 details throughout the summer.