ST. PAUL -- The National Hockey League's (NHL) Minnesota Wild announced today the sixth annual Strike It Wild Bowling Event presented by Treasure Island Resort & Casino will be held on Sunday, Oct. 6 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. The event will take place at Treasure Island Resort & Casino's Island Xtreme Bowl located at 5734 Sturgeon Lake Road in Welch, Minnesota. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Minnesota Wild Foundation.
Fans of all ages can participate in this casual, family friendly event that gives you a chance to bowl with your favorite current and former Minnesota Wild players. Fans will also enjoy appetizers and refreshments, and an opportunity to interact with the entire Wild roster.
Tickets are on sale now for the sixth annual Minnesota Wild Strike It Wild Bowling Event. For more information and to purchase tickets please visit www.wild.com/strikeitwild. In its five-year history, the Strike It Wild Bowling Event has raised $142,000 for the Wild Foundation and local charities including the American Diabetes Association's Minneapolis-Saint Paul office, Children's Minnesota and DinoMights.
New for the 2019-20 season, the Minnesota Wild Foundation is partnering with Handbid to go mobile. Fans will be able to purchase tickets to all Wild Foundation events, including the Strike It Wild Bowling Event, and bid on items from every auction during the season directly from their mobile device, following three easy steps:
- Search for "Handbid" in the Apple Store or Google Play
- Download the Handbid app
- Visit the Minnesota Wild Foundation landing page to find all available auctions and start bidding
The Minnesota Wild Foundation exists to support the game of hockey and improve the lives of families in the State of Hockey. With support from Wild players, fans and donors, the Minnesota Wild Foundation supports pediatric medical causes, serves as the largest non-member funding source for Minnesota Hockey, and provides fundraising opportunities for youth hockey associations across the state. Since its inception in 2009, the Wild Foundation has distributed more than $4 million in grants to hockey organizations and children's medical related charities and has dispersed over $2 million to local charities through its Split the Pot Raffle program. Together, we create a Greater State of Hockey. For more information and to make a donation visit www.wild.com/foundation or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.