|A special "Pep Rally" will kick off Hockey Fest on Sept. 11, 2010.
LOS ANGELES – A special “Pep Rally” featuring the Kings players and all LA Kings Hockey Fest ’10 participants will highlight and help culminate the one-day second annual event, the Kings announced Thursday.
LA Kings Hockey Fest ’10 will take place on Saturday, September 11, at the Toyota Sports Center from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. and will be hosted by Kings/FS West television broadcasters/reporters Bob Miller, Jim Fox and Heidi Androl. The Pep Rally is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. and will take place on the (covered) NHL ice rink.
The Kings will continue to announce additional LA Kings Hockey Fest ’10 details throughout the summer as they become finalized.
Tickets cost $15 for Kings Season Ticket members and for 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. More details to come.