Hockey Hall of Famer Chris Chelios taking part in Brockville Winter Classic
(Supplied by the Brockville Winter Classic, Facebook)
Hockey legends are coming to Brockville this weekend. The annual Winter Classic kicks off on Friday.
The Local Heroes Hockey Tournament is set for Saturday at Rotary Park. It runs from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
Committee member Ryan Billing says admission is free for the outdoor games. The Heroes of Motown Alumni Game, featuring former Detroit Red Wings players, follows on Sunday afternoon at the Brockville Memorial Centre. He noted it’s a fabulous line-up this year, including Hockey Hall of Famer Chris Chelios.
Tickets are available online by clicking here.
Billing explained the Winter Classic wraps up on Monday with a sledge hockey exhibition, followed by the RBC Family Day Skate, starting at 11:00am. He says there’s no cost to attend and there will be free food and music.
The Brockville Winter Classic, sponsored by Tim Hortons, brings in dollars for Rotary Park. For more information and a full schedule of events, click here.