The public is invited as “Le Magnifique,” a spectacular statue honoring the career and achievements of Mario Lemieux, will be unveiled on Wednesday at 12 noon at CONSOL Energy Center.
The statue is located in the plaza just outside the Trib Total Media Gate at CONSOL Energy Center, near the intersection of Centre Avenue and Washington Place.
Wednesday’s event is open to the public free of charge. Part of Centre Avenue will be closed to vehicle traffic at 10 a.m. that morning, so that fans may gather to watch the unveiling ceremony.
For those who cannot attend, ROOT Sports is carrying the ceremony live, starting at 12 noon.