Amazing Weekend with Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour
Posted: February 28, 2018
The City of Belleville was proud to welcome Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour for a celebration of hockey on February 24 and 25. The weekend featured broadcast hosts Ron MacLean and Tara Slone, meet-and-greet opportunities with NHL alumni such as Andrew Raycroft and Kyle Wellwood, live local entertainment and engaging activities for the whole family. As part of the weekend festivities, musical super group, the Trans Canada Highwaymen, performed on-site and as part of the broadcast on Sunday.
The two-day hockey festival began Saturday at noon, in downtown Belleville and concluded Sunday evening following the Rogers Hometown Hockey outdoor viewing party. The evening’s broadcast kicked off with a special pre-game show hosted live on site by MacLean and Slone from the Sportsnet Mobile Studio on Sportsnet and Sportsnet NOW, followed by a showdown between the Edmonton Oilers and the Anaheim Ducks.
The energy and hockey pride our community shared in downtown Belleville was captured by the evening’s broadcast, showcasing our wonderful City.
Please visit BELLEVILLE.CA photo gallery and see just how great the weekend was.