DETROIT – The 13th Annual Toast of Hockeytown presented by ITC Holdings Corp. will be held on Monday, March 18, from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. The event benefits the Detroit Red Wings Foundation and will take place on the covered ice of Joe Louis Arena. Only 500 tickets are available to this exclusive event.
Fans can look forward to mingling with the entire Red Wings team, alumni and other local celebrities, while listening to the sounds of nine-piece band Persuasion and enjoying delectable foods and desserts. The event will feature over 70 different wines from Italy, Spain, France, California and Michigan.
The popular live and silent auction will offer guests the opportunity to bid on once-in-a-lifetime sports experiences including a trip with the Wings on Red Bird III, a two-day Porsche driving school experience, exclusive autographed Wings memorabilia and other unique items. The Detroit Red Wings Foundation would like to thank all the local companies that have supported this event, including associate sponsors PNC Bank and Porsche of The Motor City.
Individual tickets are available for $200 and can be purchased at DetroitRedWings.com/Foundation. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Detroit Red Wings Foundation. Guests must be 21 years of age to attend.
About the Detroit Red Wings Foundation:
The Detroit Red Wings Foundation is an affiliate of Ilitch Charities, a 501(c)(3) organization. The Foundation invests in the future of our community by providing funds and resources to worthy causes that contribute to the growth of the sport of hockey. Ilitch Charities is a non-profit organization that invests in our community’s future by supporting innovative, collaborative and measurable programs in the areas of community development, human services, education and recreation through contributions from the Ilitch companies, their colleagues and the generosity of others. For more information, please visit DetroitRedWings.com/Foundation.
About ITC Holdings Corp.:
ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) is the nation’s largest independent electric transmission company. Based in Novi, Michigan, ITC invests in the electric transmission grid to improve reliability, expand access to markets, lower the overall cost of delivered energy and allow new generating resources to interconnect to its transmission systems. ITC’s regulated operating subsidiaries include ITCTransmission, Michigan Electric Transmission Company, ITC Midwest and ITC Great Plains. Through these subsidiaries, ITC owns and operates high-voltage transmission facilities in Michigan, Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma, serving a combined peak load exceeding 26,000 megawatts along 15,000 circuit miles of transmission line. Through ITC Grid Development and its subsidiaries, the company also focuses on expansion in areas where significant transmission system improvements are needed. For more information, please visit ITC’s website at www.itc-holdings.com. (itc-ITC)
About PNC Bank:
PNC Bank is a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC). PNC, (www.pnc.com), is one of the nation’s largest diversified financial services organizations providing retail and business banking; residential mortgage banking; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management. Follow @PNCNews on Twitter for breaking news, updates and announcements from PNC.
About Porsche of The Motor City:
Service is our priority in every aspect of our business. To enhance the sales experience, our customers who visit our facility for consultation are offered pristine Porsche loaner vehicles at no charge. Upon purchase, delivery or service call, you can expect ‘Door to Door’ Valet Service where we bring your Porsche to you or pick up your Porsche to bring in for service. In fact, we also offer the Ultimate Porsche experience in which your Porsche will be delivered or picked up at your door in our custom designed transport carrier. Our Porsche Transport System guarantees safe, reliable transportation. Located in Eastpointe, MI on Gratiot Avenue one mile south of 696. Call 586-435-8200 or visit us on the web at www.porscheofthemotorcity.porschedealer.com.