nfl jersey online shop Big weekend for Mooseheads fans starting with DND Appreciation Night
Halifax Mooseheads fans are in for a big weekend as the club holds DND Appreciation Night Friday, followed by the team first ever Fan Fest on Sunday.
Tonight when the Halifax Mooseheads take to the ice against the Chicoutimi Sagueneens, they will be sporting jerseys designed to honour the Royal Canadian Navy, and 20 will be raffled off during the game.
The remaining three will be sold through an online auction at a later date, and communications manager Scott MacIntosh told NEWS 95.7, all proceeds raised from jersey sales will go directly to the QEII Foundation Camp Hill Veterans Memorial Garden.
raised to date,
over $100,000 to help better the lives of the veterans at Camp Hill, he said.
MacIntosh added, with the military being and important part of the local community, this is a special game for the organization and they got some special events planned.
Canadian Forces Flag party will be on hand to march out Canadian Forces dignitaries for a special pre game puck drop, and the Stadacona Band will also be there to perform the National Anthem,
DND members and their families can also buy discounted tickets for $10 at Stadacona.
The Moosehead big weekend continues Sunday as the team hosts their first ever Fan Fest.
MacIntosh said the event is an opportunity for fans to get out and interact with the players.
can get autographs, chat with them, they even going to be assisting with some of the carnival games we be having, he said.
Kids can also play in a bouncy castle, get their faces painted, win prizes,
and MacIntosh said activities will be fun for both younger and older children.