Canucks Young Stars Classic to return to Penticton for fifth year – September 11 -14, 2015

CANUCKS TO HOST YOUNG STARS CLASSIC IN PENTICTON
…Featuring Canucks, Flames, Oilers and Jets prospects

Friday, September 11 – Monday, September 14

$15* Single Game Tickets and $25* Double Header Tickets go on sale Thursday, July 30 at 10AM

Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Canucks announced today that they will host the 2015 Young Stars Classic for the fifth year at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton, B.C., running from Friday, September 11th to Monday, September 14th. The four-team tournament will feature prospects from the Canucks, Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers and Winnipeg Jets. Single game tickets go on sale Thursday, July 30 at 10AM.

“We have great fans all over B.C. and we’re excited to once again host the Young Stars Classic in beautiful Penticton, B.C.,” said Trevor Linden, Canucks President of Hockey Operations. “This is an excellent event for fans in the Okanagan and gives us a platform to further develop and assess our prospects in competitive games.”

Tickets are available online at www.valleyfirsttix.com , by phone at 1-877-763-2849, in person at the Valley First Box Office at the SOEC or Wine Country Visitor Centre.

“This is high-level hockey – fast, very skilled, hard-hitting and intense. It really is a must-see event for hockey fans looking to take in NHL-calibre hockey,” said Event Chair and Mayor Andrew Jakubeit. “This signature festival generates significant economic activity for Penticton and neighbouring communities, as well as the energy and exposure that four Canadian NHL teams bring to our doorstep.”

This year the festivities will include a Canucks Town Hall Breakfast as well as Minor Hockey Day, which will include a Party on the Plaza event with games, food, music and entertainment as well as skills and development camps for B.C. minor hockey players.

YOUNG STARS CLASSIC SCHEDULE*:

Penticton, BC – September 11-14, 2015

GAME              TEAMS                                     DATE                   TIME   
Game 1             Calgary vs. Winnipeg               Sept. 11              4:00pm
Game 2             Vancouver vs. Edmonton         Sept. 11              7:30pm
Game 3             Calgary vs. Edmonton              Sept. 12             7:30pm
Game 4             Vancouver vs. Winnipeg          Sept. 13              2:00pm
Game 5             Edmonton vs. Winnipeg           Sept. 14            11:30am
Game 6             Vancouver vs. Calgary             Sept. 14             3:30pm     

*Game dates, times and opponents subject to change.

PACKAGE PRICES:                                

$60.00* (6-game ticket package) includes: (SOLD OUT)

  • 6-game tournament ticket package

$90.00* (VIP Package) includes: (SOLD OUT)

  • 6-game tournament ticket package
  • 2015 Canucks Young Stars Classic VIP credential and lanyard
  • 2015 Canucks Young Stars Classic exclusive t-shirt – 5 Year Commemorative

$260.00* (Premium VIP Package) includes: (SOLD OUT)

  • 6-game tournament ticket package
  • VIP Event Parking Pass for the entire tournament ($60 value)
  • 2015 Canucks Young Stars Classic VIP credential and lanyard
  • 2015 Canucks Young Stars Classic exclusive t-shirt – 5 Year Commemorative

Seating in the VIP section (ice level) during all six games which includes:

  • (6) Six delicious VIP buffet meals during each  game
  • Private cash bar

(*additional service fees apply when purchasing online or ove the phone)