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19th Annual Toast of Hockeytown

Tuesday, February 5

The Detroit Red Wings Foundation invites you to join our mission in supporting the growth of hockey throughout Michigan at the 19th annual Toast of Hockeytown! Returning to Little Caesars Arena, the Toast of Hockeytown provides guests 21+ with unparalleled access to Detroit Red Wings players, local culinary delights and craft beverages while raising significant funds annually to benefit the Detroit Red Wings Foundation.

Toast of Hockeytown Logo


Prior to the main event, the VIP Pre-Party offers a limited number of fans exclusive early access to mingle with select Detroit Red Wings players, coaches and alumni in Little Caesars Arena's Comerica Players Club. A selection of complimentary hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be available. Attendees also receive a special parking pass for reserved VIP parking and a limited-edition Detroit Red Wings-branded gift.

Please note: VIP Pre-Party tickets also include access to the Main Event 

$400 per person
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  • Meet & greet 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
  • Local culinary delights representing metro Detroit restaurants
  • More than 50 different wines from Michigan, Italy, Spain, France and California
  • Craft beer and cocktails from premier Michigan establishments
  • Opportunities to bid on one-of-a-kind silent and live auction items
  • Tours of the Detroit Red Wings Locker Room and photo opportunities
  • Red Wings-branded gift
$250 per person
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Important Information

Guests must be at least 21 years of age to attend. Cocktail attire is suggested. Please do not bring personal items for autographs. Guests will be provided with 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 Timeline

5:00 p.m. | VIP Pre-Party Registration Opens

* Champagne Upon Arrival

5:15 - 6:00 p.m. | VIP Pre-Party

5:45 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
  • Locker Room Tours
  • Photo Opportunities
  • Red Wings Photo Booth

6:15 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*

8:30 p.m. | Mystery Puck Draw Grand Prize Winner 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 Parking Garage (no passes). Main Event guests must present their ticket at the Meijer Entry Southwest for admittance into the arena.

Mystery Puck Draw

Presented by Tito's Handmade Vodka

For a $50 donation, guests can acquire a limited number of Detroit Red Wings pucks autographed by a current Red Wings player. Compliments of Tito's Handmade Vodka, each puck is individually boxed and sold at random. Additionally, every purchase includes an entry into the Mystery Puck Draw Grand Prize Raffle!

Ultimate Training Camp Experience Raffle

Here's a chance for you and a guest to experience the 2019 Detroit Red Wings Training Camp in Traverse City, MI like no one else.

Only 100 Raffle Tickets Available

$100 EACH

No Purchase Limit


  • Two-Night Stay at Team Hotel (Grand Traverse Resort & Spa)
  • Two Weekend Passes to Attend Training Camp (Centre Ice Arena)
  • Dinner for Two at Apache Trout Grill
  • Traverse City Vineyard Tour
  • Training Camp Chat with Red Wings Hockey Operations Staff

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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