Alberni Valley Bulldogs host fan appreciation family skate
February 16th, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The BCHL playoffs return to the Alberni Valley for the first time since the 2006 – 2007 season.
The Alberni Valley Bulldogs begin their quest for the Fred Page Cup with Game #1 of the second round scheduled to begin on March 9th, 2010 at the Weyerhaeuser Arena. Puck drop is at 7:00pm.
Bulldog supporters are encouraged to come out and skate with their favorite Bulldog player on Saturday February 27th at 6:30pm at the Weyerhaeuser Arena. Admission to the skate is by donation, with proceeds being donated to the Port Alberni KidSport™ Chapter.
Bulldog supporters that make a donation during the skate will be entered into a draw to win Bulldogs Captain #25 Sam Mitchell’s game worn third jersey.
The jersey draw will take place at the conclusion of the skate on February 27th at approximately 7:30pm.
KidSport™ believes that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports. KidSport™ provides support to children in order to remove financial barriers that prevent them from playing organized sport.
Contact the Bulldogs office for further information 250.723.4412.
Alberni Valley Bulldogs online Game Worn Jersey Auction
This is your chance to own a 2009-2010 Alberni Valley Bulldog game worn Third Jersey in time for the 2010 BCHL Playoffs.
The Bulldogs are auctioning off their complete set of third jerseys by way of online bidding at www.albernivalleybulldogs.com. Partial proceeds from the jersey auction will be donated to the BC Children’s Hospital.
The auction will on begin February 20th and end on March 8th, 2010 at 5:00pm. Jerseys will be ready for pick up to the highest bidder prior to playoff game #1 at the Bulldogs office at 10:00am March 9th, 2010.
Visit the Bulldogs website for auction information, or contact the Bulldogs office at 250.723.4412.
NEWS AND NOTES
FEBRUARY 19th FAN BUS TO NANAIMO
Join the fan bus and come cheer on the Bulldogs this Friday February 19th when the Bulldogs travel to Nanaimo to take on the Clippers for the final time in the regular season. There are still a few seats available on the fan bus. For only $40 dollars, you will receive a seat on the bus and a ticket to the game. There will be snacks and prizes available on the fan bus. Space is limited, and is available on a first come first serve basis.
2010 AWARDS BANQUET
The Alberni Valley Bulldogs are hosting their annual awards banquet this Sunday February 21st. The doors will open at 1:00pm, dinner starting at 2:00pm, with the awards following dinner at 3:00pm. Tickets for this event are still available at the Bulldogs Office for $25.
2010 – 2011 SEASON TICKET RENEWALS
A reminder that early bird pricing for 2010 – 2011 season tickets end March 1st 2010. All current season ticket holders are encouraged to renew their tickets prior to March 1st, to ensure that you capitalize on the discount. Season Ticket holders that renew prior to the early bird cutoff date will be entered into a draw to win an autographed Alberni Valley Bulldogs jersey. The winner of the draw will be announced Tuesday March 2nd 2010.
2010 PLAYOFF TICKETS OPEN TO GENERAL PUBLIC
2010 Fred Page Cup Playoff tickets are available now! The Alberni Valley Bulldogs are returning the BCHL post season for the first time since the 2006 -2007 season. Playoff tickets are now open to the general public. The Bulldogs first home playoff game is scheduled for Tuesday March 9th, with game #2 scheduled for Wednesday March 10th, both at the Weyerhaeuser Arena starting at 7:00pm. Tickets are going fast, call or visit the Bulldogs office today!
For more information on this release please contact Director of Marketing, Laurie Smillie at 250.723.4412 or visit the Bulldogs office located at 3737 Roger Street