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Penticton Vees vs. Red Bull Salzberg
January 20, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - January 16, 2019 @ 1:50 am
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION GAME: Tickets on sale now!
Wicked Wednesday Prices: $5 for Adults/Seniors, Student 13-18 FREE admission and Child 12 and under FREE admission courtesy of Peter’s Bros. Construction, and must be accompanied by an adult. Please bring a non-perishable food donations to the game!
Doors Open: 6:00pm
Cheer on your Vees as they take on Red Bull Salzberg! Hockey club Red Bull Salzburg (Under-20 team) will be coming to the South Okanagan in late January, as part of a BCHL exhibition tour by the Austrian club’s youth team. The puck drops at 7:00 PM at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC). Doors open at 6:00 PM.
the last time an international club came through the BCHL was in the 2009-10 season when the Malmo Redhawks of Sweden played in Powell River, Alberni Valley and Nanaimo. In 2008-09, the Sweden U18 side featuring Colorado Avalanche Captain Gabriel Landeskog played a series of exhibition games against BCHL teams.
The Red Bull Salzburg club, like the BCHL teams they’ll face, will include players born anywhere from 1995 to 1999. Most of the players are Austrian but there are some German-born players as well.
Red Bull Salzburg has several familiar faces in its executive including club director and former NHL head coach Pierre Pagé and skills coach, former NCAA star and NHLer Brian Savage.
Tickets for the Vees games against Red Bull Salzburg are priced at just $5 for adults and seniors and students and children (18 and under) are free, courtesy of Peters Brothers Construction. Tickets for the game are on sale now. Tickets are available in-person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC) and at the Wine Country Visitor Centre. Tickets are also available for purchase online at ValleyFirstTix.com* and over the phone at 1.877.763.2849 (SOEC TIX)*.
*Additional service fees apply.
Though tickets are FREE for students and children, they must pick-up game tickets at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC) only. Free tickets do not include Premium Seating.