The Abbotsford Canucks will be celebrating the team’s first-ever game on Saturday with a pop-up party at the Abbotsford Centre.
The free event entitled Pop-Up Party on the Plaza runs from noon to 3 p.m. at the AC.
The team’s inaugural games occurs later that night when they take on the Bakersfield Condors in California. Face-off is set for 7 p.m.
Bring the family out to @AbbyCentre tomorrow for our Pop-up Party!— Abbotsford Canucks (@abbycanucks) October 15, 2021
Celebrate the start of the #AbbotsfordCanucks inaugural season with @CanucksFIN, the big heads, ticket giveaways and so much more!
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The party will see:
- prize draws for Abbotsford Canucks tickets and merchandise
- special guests such as Fin, Country 107.1 radio and members of the Canucks Street Team
- the chance to take your photo with Vancouver Canucks big heads legends (Stan Smyl, Pavel Bure and Markus Naslund)
- Test your hockey skills on Johnny Canuck’s inflatable shooter tutor
- Same food and drinks from concessions inside the arena or food trucks located outside
- The retail store inside the AC will be open for attendees to check out merchandise
Those interested in working at the AC can also visit a job fair inside the arena, which occurs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will also be a Fraser Health COVID-19 vaccine clinic on site for eligible individuals to receive their first, second or third doses (for those eligible).
The team’s home opener is set for Saturday, Oct. 22.