December 27, 2012, Victoria, BC – The Victoria Royals will host the Prince George Cougars for a pair of games this weekend. The two BC Division foes will meet on Friday, December 28th and Saturday, December 29th, respectively. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. on both Friday and Saturday nights.
The 17-14-0-2 Royals return from the WHL’s holiday break when the Cougars visit the BC capital this weekend. Prince George and Victoria met recently, with the Royals grabbing a pair of victories on November 30th and December 1st at the CN Centre. Now sitting in fourth place in the BC Division standings with a 12-18-1-3 record, the Cougars trail Victoria in the season series as the Royals hold a 3-1 advantage so far this year.
Friday, December 28th
Friday night is Home Depot Night and all fans will receive Home Depot fan clappers upon entrance. During the first intermission, Tim Bits Minor Hockey presented by 100.3 The Q! will feature players from Sooke Minor Hockey Association. The second intermission will see the Home Depot Sprint where three randomly selected fans will blaze a course around the ice vying for a prize courtesy of Home Depot! Following the game, Post will be on hand to distribute free samples to 3,500 lucky fans exiting Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre!
During the game, fans will be able to purchase tickets for the End of the Roll 50/50 draw and foam pucks for the Old House Village Chuck-A-Puck. Prizes for the evening’s Chuck-A-Puck will include two one-night stays and spa treatments for two courtesy of Old House Village, two Family 4-Packs to the Royal BC Museum and four adult day lift passes from Mount Washington Alpine Resort! Proceeds from the evening’s End of the Roll 50/50 will benefit the Victoria Eagles Baseball Club and the Old House Village Chuck-A-Puck will support the Island Pacific Phantoms Senior A Women’s team.
Saturday, December 29th
Saturday night’s game is Black Press Night! Fans are encouraged to arrive early for a chance to receive one of a limited quantity of Black Press’ 2012-13 Victoria Royals hockey card sets!
The first intermission will see players from Cowichan Valley Minor Hockey Association participate in Tim Bits Minor Hockey presented by 100.3 The Q! while the second intermission will feature a four-person tricycle race!
Throughout the game, fans can purchase tickets for the End of the Roll 50/50 draw and foam pucks for the Old House Village Chuck-A-Puck. Prizes for the evening’s Chuck-A-Puck will include a one-night stay and spa treatment for two courtesy of Old House Village, a Family 4-Pack to the Royal BC Museum and two adult day lift passes to Mount Washington Alpine Resort. Proceeds from the evening’s End of the Roll 50/50 draw will go towards Discovery School while the Old House Village Chuck-A-Puck will support Victoria Devils Fastball.
Fans are reminded that due to the holidays, next week’s $5.00 ticket promotion will be rescheduled from Monday to Wednesday. On Wednesday, January 2nd, Money Mart Wacky Wednesday will give fans a chance to get $5.00 tickets to that week’s two games versus the Tri-City Americans. Tickets are available in-person only at the Select Your Tickets Box Office and are limited to four tickets per person.
Season tickets, mini packs and single game tickets are still available. Guarantee yourself the best seats by visiting www.victoriaroyals.com, calling 250-220-7889, or emailing email@example.com before it’s too late!