Royals’ 2013 Home Opener Presented By BMO This Saturday!


Corey St. Laurent

September 18, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – The Victoria Royals are excited to announce event details for the club’s 2013 Home Opener presented by BMO Bank of Montreal this Saturday, September 21st at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre! Puck drop is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.

Tickets to Saturday’s contest are still available, but moving quickly! Starting at $12, home opener tickets are available in-person at the Select Your Tickets Box Office, online at or over the phone at (250)220-7777.

Fans at Saturday’s game will receive thundersticks courtesy of BMO Bank of Montreal upon entrance. Fans can also show their colours as face painting will be provided by the Sparkle Shack at Gate 1 prior to puck drop!

Capital Iron, in partnership with Wheaton GM, will host a barbecue for fans outside Gate 1 as part of the pre-game festivities! Capital Iron will also be handing out Carhartt coupons with lucky numbers on the back. Fans are encouraged to check their lucky numbers at the Capital Iron booth during the first and second intermissions for their chance to win great prizes from Carhartt!

Want to watch the game in style? Visit the 103.1 JACK FM and The Ocean 98.3 booth near Gate 1 before the game begins for your chance to win the Royals’ Best Seats in the House La-Z-Boy recliners! In addition, 103.1 JACK FM and The Ocean 98.5 will be offering lucky fans the chance to enter the Money Tornado and one fan will even walk away with tickets to see Bon Jovi live!

This year, the Royals are proud to welcome Juno Award winner and local recording artist Kuba Oms for the singing of our national anthem!

Lucky fans in attendance will have the chance to win 2013-14 Victoria Royals season tickets as part of the Royals’ “This Seat Could Be Yours” season ticket test drive contest. A collection of seats still available for purchase this season will be marked with ballots on Saturday night for fans to fill out and win!

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. The prize for the evening’s Chuck-A-Puck will be a one-night stay and spa treatment for two courtesy of Old House Village! Proceeds from the End of the Roll 50/50 draw will support the Kids’ Help Phone while the Old House Village Chuck-A-Puck will go towards Stelly’s Senior Girls Soccer.

The first intermission will see young hockey players from Saanich Minor Hockey participate in Tim Bits Minor Hockey presented by 100.3 The Q! BMO Bank of Montreal will be sponsoring the BMO Shot on the Dot in the second intermission where one fan will walk away with a $250 prepaid BMO Bank of Montreal MasterCard! Also during the second intermission, Capital Iron will present the Carhartt Dressing Room Challenge in which one fan will win a $250 Carhartt gift card from Capital Iron!

Doors will open at 6:05 p.m. for Saturday night’s home opener and fans are encouraged to arrive early for this busy game.

We are Royal Blue, are you? 2013-14 season tickets, mini-plans, and individual tickets are now on sale! Guarantee yourself the best seats at the best prices by calling 250-220-7889, visiting, or heading down to the Royals ticketing office at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre.

Scott Harrigan
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