HockeyFest This Sunday
Tuesday, 08.15.2006 / 12:00 AM ET / News
Buffalo Sabres | Press Release
August 15, 2006
The fifth annual Buffalo Sabres/Dick's Sporting Goods Street HockeyFest will take place this Sunday, August 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the streets surrounding HSBC Arena.
Over 150 teams have signed up to play in this day-long street hockey tournament that is open to boys and girls ages 5 and up. Come join us for an afternoon of hockey excitement. If playing, please review the important team information below with regards to registration and participation. For more information on the HockeyFest, please call (716) 855-4194.
Important Team Information
-- Arrive 45 minutes prior to your first game to register
-- Waivers must be signed before a team can complete
-- Free parking is available in the ramp next to HSBC Arena
-- All Mites division participants must wear a helmet
-- Goalies are required to wear full equipment (All Divisions)
-- The Sabres store will be open
-- Food and beverages will be available to purchase
-- The event will take place rain or shine
-- Rollerblades are not permitted (Sneakers Only)