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Summer in the HRM - Information Guide

Sidney Crosby Stanley Cup Celebration
Friday, August 7, 2009

Event Press Release:
Sidney Crosby to bring Stanley Cup Home to Cole Harbour
Community Celebration set for Friday, August 7 (PDF)

Metro Transit Public Service Announcement:
Free Special Shuttle Service for Sidney Crosby
Homecoming/Stanley Cup Parade (PDF)

Venue Site Map:
Cole Harbour Place Venue Map

Parade
Starts at 2:30 pm from Metro Transit Terminal at Portland Hills and proceeds down Cole Harbour Road and turns right on to Forest Hills Parkway and ends at Cole Harbour Place where there will be many events happening to celebrate:

Fan Zone Events
The Fan Zone events will take place at Cole Harbour Place. The events will begin after Sid has been on stage at the conclusion of the parade.

Timbits 3 on 3
Local Minor Hockey Associations will have Timbit players playing inside of Scotia 2.

Sidney`s Hall of Fame
See items of Sid's childhood and how his hockey career has progressed. This great exhibit will be in Cole Harbour Place. The famous Crosby family dryer will be on exhibit.

Face Painting and Fun Zone
The field area will host a Fun zone which will include Face Painting and other fun activities for young children. Bouncy castles will also be in this area.

Stanley Cup Photos
Fans will have the opportunity to have their photos taken with the Stanley Cup. A photographer will take your picture and you can get your photo for free.

Dryer Shooting
Fans will have the opportunity to shoot pucks at the dryers we have on site. Sid may have hit the dryer accidentally but you get to shoot at it on purpose.

Hot Stove Session
Fans get to pose questions through our emcees directly to Sid. This interactive session will be a highlight for any fan.

Sam Roberts Concert
A concert for everyone. Hits such as Brother Down and Where Have All the Good People Gone are only a few of the hits produced by this Juno Award winning band.

Poster Sales and Ballots
For $10 you can purchase a poster of Sid. With every purchase you get a ballot that enters you in a draw. There will be 87 names drawn to have their picture taken with Sid and the Cup. In addition there will be other Sidney memorabilia prizes. All proceeds go to the Sidney Crosby Foundation.

Commemorative T-Shirts
There will be a limited amount of commemorative shirts sold for $15 each. All proceeds will go to the Sidney Crosby Foundation.