MEDIA ADVISORY - Scotiabank to celebrate Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada® in Grand Falls

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GRAND FALLS, NB , Jan. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada's ® (SHDiC) cross-country celebration is coming to Grand Falls on Saturday, January 20 , with a special on-ice event, exciting giveaways, and the opportunity to meet an NHL Alumnus.

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Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada (CNW Group/Scotiabank)

As the title sponsor of the 18th annual Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada ®, Scotiabank is proud to support this celebration of hockey, which brings kids' hockey clinics and NHL Alumni™ to communities across Canada . SHDiC is taking place this year in Corner Brook, Newfoundland , January 17 to January 20 , and continuing with celebrations across the country in three satellite locations: Cowichan Valley, British Columbia; Grand Falls, New Brunswick ; and Sarnia, Ontario .

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Scotiabank is committed to helping young people reach their infinite potential both off and on the ice. This year, Scotiabank reached the important milestone of helping to support one million kids, and counting, through its commitment to community hockey across Canada . Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada ® is about much more than just the game of hockey – it's about coming together as a community.


Festivities to include:


Hockey legend: Michael Peca

Sportsnet host: Shawn McKenzie

Scotiabank sponsored community hockey team: Grand Falls Jr. Cats

Scotiabank representative: Pierre Bellefleur, Branch Manager, Grand Falls


Saturday, January 20, 2018

9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M


Centre E. & P. Sénéchal Center

60 Ouellette St.

Grand Falls, NB

E3Z 1A


The event in Grand Falls is part of the country-wide celebration of Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada ®, which features a 12.5-hour broadcast featuring all seven Canadian NHL®, teams on January 20 . The broadcast starts at 2:00 P.M. AST on Sportsnet and CBC.

About Scotiabank Hockey

Scotiabank is the Official Bank of the NHL®, NHL Alumni, CWHL, Vancouver Canucks®, Winnipeg Jets®, Toronto Maple Leafs®, Ottawa Senators®, Edmonton Oilers® and the Calgary Flames® whose home arena is the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Bank also supports the Montreal Canadiens®. Scotiabank's Community Hockey Sponsorship Program has supported over million kids through its involvement with minor hockey teams in communities across Canada. To find out more about Scotiabank's hockey programs, please visit

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