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Rockers Take On NHL Greats For 13th Annual JUNO Cup in Calgary

Jan 27, 2016

Tickets for annual hockey game go on sale January 29! 

CALGARY, AB (January 27, 2016) — An all-star lineup of Rockers will go head to head against a lineup of NHL Greats for Calgary’s JUNO Cup on April 1, 2016 at the Max Bell Arena. Two of Canada’s favourite pastimes— come together for this celebrity hockey game in support of MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with CARAS.

Individual tickets to JUNO Cup are priced at $20 (plus fees). Tickets will go on sale on Friday, January 29, 2016 at 10am (MST) and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets or at ticketmaster.ca. $15 tickets (plus fees) are available when purchasing 10 or more. The game starts at 7:30pm.

JUNO Cup has raised over $850,000 over the past 12 years. All proceeds benefit MusiCounts.

NHL Greats who have already confirmed are team captain Mark Napier (Montréal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers), Troy Crowder (New Jersey Devils, Detroit Red Wings), Curtis Glencross (Calgary Flames), Perry Berezan (Calgary Flames), Ron Sutter (Calgary Flames), Jamie Macoun (Calgary Flames) and Brad Dalgarno (New York Islanders).

Early Rockers confirmed to hit the ice include team captain Jim Cuddy (Blue Rodeo), Gord Bamford, George Canyon and Devin Cuddy (The Devin Cuddy Band).

Many more Rockers and NHL Greats will be announced in the coming weeks.

 

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For more information on JUNO Cup, go to www.junocup.ca. The 45th annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week will be held in Calgary, AB from March 28-April 3, 2016.

 

Web Links:

Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.ca

JUNO Cup website: www.junocup.ca

Official JUNO TV website: www.junotv.ca

 

For more information on CARAS and the JUNO Awards, contact:

Adrienne Kakoullis

Holmes PR

(416) 628-5610

[email protected]

 

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