Royals Host Rockets Friday, Saturday
ROYALS HOST ROCKETS THIS WEEKEND; CLUB TO WEAR SPECIAL JERSEYS ON SATURDAY
Victoria entertains Kelowna on Friday & Saturday night; Turn Back the Clock Night on Saturday.
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals will face-off, against BC Division rivals, the Kelowna Rockets on Friday and Saturday night at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre with puck drop at 7:05 p.m. for both games. Saturday’s contest is the Royals’ annual Turn Back the Clock Night where the team will be sporting special vintage style jerseys.
LIGHTING LAMPS: With 87 goals scored so far this season, the Victoria Royals sit atop of the WHL in the Goals For category. The Royals’ goal differential of +34 sits second in the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), only behind the Ontario Hockey League’s Sarnia Sting, who have posted a differential of +47.
SPECIAL JERSEYS: During Saturday’s game the team will wear vintage style jerseys that salute the previous Victoria hockey franchises. A selection of the Royals’ game worn jerseys will be available via live auction post-game and silent auction during the contest. Proceeds from the live auction jerseys will go to the Downie Wenjack Fund, while donations raised from the silent auction will go towards the Victoria Royals Education & Scholarship Fund.
FRIDAY – WAWANESA INSURANCE NIGHT
Fans will receive one of 3,500 cinch bags, 500 rolls of hockey tape and 200 texting gloves upon entrance, courtesy of Wawanesa Insurance.
Drive to Win Contest (second intermission)
• Fans will race remote-controlled trucks around an obstacle course for a chance to win $150 gift card to the Victoria Royals Team Store.
SATURDAY – TURN BACK THE CLOCK NIGHT PRESENTED BY MAYFAIR OPTOMETRIC CLINIC
Join the Royals for Turn Back the Clock Night and bring your 80’s costumes as fans will be chosen to win prizes for the best retro outfits during in-game promotions.
Upon arrival, fans will receive a pair of retro sunglasses courtesy of Mayfair Optometric Clinic. Royals’ Ticket Pack Holders including Season Tickets, Half-Season Tickets and the Seven Game Fan Pack, will have first access to the sunglasses from 6:00-6:30 p.m.
Ocean 98.5 will be holding a draw, at Gate 1 prior to puck drop, for the chance to participate in an 80’s “Finish the Lyric” contest during a timeout to win Shania Twain tickets at Rogers Arena in Vancouver in March.
Shootout Contest (second intermission)
• Two fans will compete in a shootout to win a full pair of glasses, valued at up to $1,500, while the runner up will receive a pair of Puma navy blue sunglasses courtesy of Mayfair Optometric.
Show your true blue by joining the Royals’ family. The Seven Game Fan Pack starts at just $119 and includes choice seating locations, plus great benefits such as a King Card, early entrance to the rink, rain check nights for unused tickets and a seven-inch limited-edition Matthew Phillips’ bobblehead. Get the full details by calling 250-220-7789 or by visiting www.victoriaroyals.com.