November 1, 2013, Prince George, B.C. (ISN) – During the entire month of November, all Prince George Cougars fans over the age of 21 have a chance to win a seven-day all inclusive trip to Cancun, Mexico courtesy of Save On Foods.
Starting at tonight’s game against the Kelowna Rockets, fans can visit the Save On Foods tables and enter to win. Draw boxes will be available at all November games until the end of the first intermission (Limit one entry per person). The winner will be announced during the first intermission on Friday, December 6th at ‘Pink in the Rink’ night when the Prince George Cougars host the Tri-City Americans. You must be present at the ‘Pink in the Rink’ game on December 6th to win.
The all-inclusive package includes roundtrip airfare from Prince George, seven nights all-inclusive accommodations, round trip airport transfers in destination, private check-in at resort, More Rewards Private Beach Reception with giveaways, Samba Catamaran excursion, two nights accommodations in Vancouver and two rounds each of golf at the Riviera Maya Golf Club, reservations required, subject to availability and mandatory $40 golf cart fees (subject to change).
“We are so pleased that one of our fans will win this trip,” said Prince George Cougars Vice President Brandi Brodsky. “We are looking forward to having fans come to the games to enter the contest, and we appreciate that our partnership with Save On Foods has made this possible.”
Other November game dates include Saturday, November 2nd (Kelowna), Tuesday, November 12th (Medicine Hat) and the weekend of November 29th and 30th (Vancouver Giants).
In addition to the contest giveaway, the December 6th ‘Pink in the Rink’ night will also feature another ‘first’ for the Prince George Cougars. In order to raise awareness for breast cancer research, the Prince George Cougars will be wearing pink jerseys which will then be auctioned off online with proceeds going towards the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. The jersey auction is sponsored by Northland Dodge.
Brodsky adds, “We have supported the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation for years and we are looking forward to the chance to have pink jersey’s to auction off for them this year.”
The online auction will begin at 7:00 PM on Friday December 6th and will wrap up on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 at Noon. Other ‘Pink in the Rink’ jersey auction sponsors include: 94X, The Wolf at 97FM and the Prince George Citizen.
“The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation is very excited to partner with the Prince George Cougars for its first Pink in the Rink fundraiser,” said Shari MacLellan, Run Director of the Run for the Cure – Prince George. “This is an excellent opportunity to not only raise funds for breast cancer research but also to increase the awareness of breast health in the community.”
The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation will also be attending Cougars games during the month of November, and will be selling pink merchandise on the concourse.
Prince George Cougars tickets are available through Ticket Master at 250-564-5585.