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News Release: Ottawa Senators to host minor hockey activities during March Break, including an open practice at Canadian Tire Centre on March 15

by Staff Writer / Ottawa Senators

OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators (@Senators) announced today their lineup of minor hockey activities and promotions for March Break, which runs from Friday, March 11, through Sunday, March 20.

Minor hockey players will have the chance to hone their hockey skills on the ice, take in a Senators game-day skate, purchase discounted tickets for select home games and see the best in Canadian women’s hockey at Canadian Tire Centre (@CdnTireCtr) in the 2016 Clarkson Cup Final.

Senators Alumni Clinics featuring Laurie Boschman and Shaun Van Allen
Led by former Senators Laurie Boschman (5 p.m. to 6 p.m.) and Shaun Van Allen (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.), the Ottawa Senators will provide novice, atom and peewee aged players with the unique opportunity to improve their individual game, with a focus on shooting and scoring. The clinics will take place at Canadian Tire Centre on Friday, March 11, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will include 50 minutes of ice time, a Senators practice jersey and on-ice instruction from Boschman or Van Allen, in addition to lead instructors from the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs.

Minor hockey ticket promotions for select Senators home games
Minor hockey teams and players can purchase discounted tickets for the game on Saturday, March 12, when the Ottawa Senators host the Toronto Maple Leafs, in addition to the Senators match-up against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday, March 15, when they use the promo code HEO at For group ticket information, please call 613-599-0247 or e-mail Brock Gibson at

2016 Clarkson Cup presented by Scotiabank
Following a best-of-three playoff series that saw both the Calgary Inferno and Les Canadiennes sweep their respective opponents, the Canadian Women’s Hockey League, in partnership with the Ottawa Senators, will host the 2016 Clarkson Cup Final at Canadian Tire Centre on Sunday, March 13, at 4 p.m. Tickets to see the top women’s hockey teams in Canada are $20 and can be purchased online at, by phone at 613-599-FANS (3267) or in person at the Canadian Tire Centre box office. For group ticket information, please call 613-599-0247 or e-mail Brock Gibson at

Ottawa Senators March Break Camps
The Bell, Cavanagh and Richcraft Sensplex will host an array of March Break Camps starting on Monday, March 14, that will provide minor hockey players of all age and skill levels with world-class instruction both on and off the ice. The March Break Camps will feature two and a half hours of ice time daily, with a format and philosophy that matches our popular Ottawa Senators Summer Hockey Camps; a half-day option is also available for the Initiation and Jr. Fundamentals age group. For more information on the March Break Camps, please visit

Sens Gameday Experience presented by Esso
Fans from across the Ottawa-Gatineau region and minor hockey teams will have the opportunity to watch as the Senators’ coaching staff put players through their paces in an assortment of high-energy drills as they prepare to face the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday, March 15. Canadian Tire Centre doors will open at 10 a.m. (Gate 1), with the Senators scheduled to take to the ice at 10:15 a.m. Admission is free, however, fans are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item for the Ottawa Food Bank. The first 500 children will receive a complimentary Sens Gameday Experience poster courtesy of Esso.

Sparty Cub Club Family Skate
Members of Sparty’s Cub Club, the official fan club of the Ottawa Senators for children under the age of 14, can sign-up via an evite to skate at Canadian Tire Centre on Friday, March 18, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. alongside Spartacat, the Senators’ ambassador of fun. Participants will also receive baked goods courtesy of Brown’s Your Independent Grocer in Stittsville. For more information on Sparty’s Cub Club, please visit

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