Penticton VEES Annual Teddy Bear Toss
Date: December 8, 2018 (6:00 PM - 8:30 PM)
The Penticton Vees will host the Wenatchee Wild for the Annual TEDDY BEAR TOSS on Saturday, December 8th at the South Okanagan Events Centre at 6:00PM, presented by CUPE Penticton.
This year, Teddy Bear Toss is expanding to include pyjamas, toques, scarves, mittens, diapers and other soft items - Anything to help families in need this chilly holiday season. When the Vees score their first goal of the game, toss your items on the ice!
Salvation Army Penticton and PetSmart will be on site selling pyjamas and teddy bears for those who weren't able to pick something up before the game.
Adults - $14.00* each
Seniors (65+ ) - $12.00* each
Kids/Students (18 & under) - FREE** courtesy of Peter Bros Construction. All fans under the age of 18 who are unaccompanied by a parent/guardian are asked to enter the SOEC through Gate 1 and to present photo identification upon picking up a ticket to the game as well as arriving the day of.
*Additional fees apply online.
**Does not apply to premium seating.
Please be sure that all items are soft, lightweight and don't contain hard parts that could harm the players on the ice at the time of the toss. Clothing and stuffed animals can be new or gently used. All items will be collected by the local Salvation Army branch and delivered to families within the South Okanagan.
Game tickets can be purchased in person at the Valley First Box Office (at the SOEC) or online at ValleyFirstTix.com. Doors open at 5:00PM.