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20th Annual Toast of Hockeytown

Wednesday, February 19

On February 19, 2020, the glitz and glam of the roaring '20s comes to Little Caesars Arena for the 20th annual Toast of Hockeytown. The Detroit Red Wings Foundation's signature event has been completely reimagined for its 20th anniversary.

Meet your favorite current and former Red Wings and dance the night away while enjoying unique libations and delicious food from local restaurant favorites. It's an evening you won't want to miss.

Don't get behind the eight ball - tickets will sell out!

Toast of Hockeytown

VIP Pre-Party

$400 per person

Prior to the main event, the VIP Pre-Party will transform into a speakeasy, offering a limited number of fans exclusive early access to mingle with select Red Wings players, coaches and alumni in Little Caesars Arena's Rehmann Club. Guests will enjoy a curated selection of bite-sized canapés and finger foods while sipping on custom prohibition-era beverages. A special VIP reserved parking pass and limited-edition Red Wings-branded gift are also included.

Please NoteVIP Pre-Party tickets also include access to the Main Event. 

Main Event

$250 per person

For it's 20th anniversary, the Toast of Hockeytown will take over various areas of Little Caesars Arena as the Detroit Red Wings Foundation sends guests back to the 1920s. Main Event guests will have access to a variety of brand-new interactive experiences with current and former Red Wings players, as well as food and beverages from your favorite local establishments.

  • One-of-a-kind interactive photo opportunities with the entire Red Wings roster (scheduled to appear, subject to change without notice), as well as select Red Wings alumni and hockey personnel
  • Food samples from local restaurants
  • Wine, craft beer and cocktails from premier Michigan establishments
  • Opportunities to bid on unique silent and live auction items with a selection of items exclusively available to Toast of Hockeytown guests
  • More spaces to explore during the event, including the Comerica Players Club, Red Wings press room and locker room.
  • Toast of Hockeytown exclusive Red Wings-branded gift

Steve Yzerman Meet & Greet Add-On

$200 per person

Fifty guests will have the opportunity to meet Red Wings Executive Vice President & General Manager Steve Yzerman during the Toast of Hockeytown. This exclusive meet & greet will take place during the Main Event (6:15-7:15 p.m.) in a separate space. 

Please Note: Guests must purchase a VIP Pre-Party or Main Event ticket to add this meet & greet experience.

Important Information

Guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend. Please do not bring personal items for autographs. Guests will receive an official Toast of Hockeytown autograph sheet. Red Wings players, alumni and hockey personnel autograph opportunities are subject to change without notice. For more information, email

Event Attire

This year's Toast of Hockeytown theme is the roaring '20s. Guests are encouraged to wear 1920s-era attire to complement the theme. Otherwise, cocktail attire is suggested.


Event Timeline

4:40 p.m. | VIP Pre-Party Registration Opens

* Champagne Upon Arrival

5:00 - 6:00 p.m. | VIP Pre-Party

5:40 p.m. | Main Event Registration Opens

* Champagne Upon Arrival

6:00 p.m. | Main Event Begins

  • Strolling Food & Beverage Stations
  • Silent Auction
  • Mystery Puck Draw - Presented by Tito's Handmade Vodka
  • 50/50 Raffle
  • Photo Opportunities
  • Locker Room and Press Conference Room Tours

6:10 p.m. | Event Welcome & Player Introduction*

6:15 - 7:45 p.m. | Red Wings Meet & Greet*

(VIP Pre-Party Participating Players Depart at 7:00 p.m.)

7:45 p.m. | Live Auction Begins

8:15 p.m. | Silent Auction Concludes*

8:15 p.m. | 50/50 Raffle Selling Concludes

8:30 p.m. | Mystery Puck Draw - Presented by Tito's Handmade Vodka Grand Prize Winner Announced

8:30 p.m. | 50/50 Winning Number Announced

9:00 p.m. | Event Concludes

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*Time subject to change without notice

 Event Entry & Parking

VIP Pre-Party: Reserved parking for VIP Pre-Party guests will be available in the Little Caesars Arena Garage at 165 Sproat Street. Prior to the event, VIP Pre-Party guests will receive a VIP Parking Pass to display on their vehicle dashboard. All VIP Pre-Party guests should use the Little Caesars Arena Garage pedestrian bridge on the second level to enter the arena via the West Suite Corridor Entrance. Guests must present their ticket for admittance into the arena.

Main Event: Complimentary parking for Main Event guests will be available in the Henry West Garage at 128 West Fisher Service Drive. Main Event guests should use their event ticket to access the Henry West Garage (no passes). Main Event guests must present their ticket at the Meijer Entry Southwest for admittance into the arena.

Exclusive Opportunity To Bid On Player's
Favorite Things Baskets

Toast of Hockeytown attendees receive an exclusive opportunity to bid on the Player's Favorite Things Baskets. Each basket includes items (autographed and non-autographed) that were hand-selected and donated by Red Wings players to support the Detroit Red Wings Foundation.

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