FLATLANDER'S BEER FESTIVAL
The tenth annual festival will feature two evenings of public tasting events on September 13th and 14th, 2012 at the Convention Centre. The unique public tasting event will focus on a wide range of incredible beers from some of the finest breweries in the world.
For more information, go to www.flatlandersbeerfest.com.
THE MIKE KEANE CELEBRITY HOCKEY CLASSIC
The third annual Mike Keane Celebrity Hockey Classic will take place on Thursday, November 15, 2012. The tournament kicks off with A Draft Day Experience, on Wednesday, November 14th 2012, where each team chooses an NHL superstar to play on their team. Draft positions are determined by the total dollars raised by each team. After an evening spent getting to know their celebrity teammate, teams hit the ice on November 15th at the MTS IcePlex. Proceeds from the event are split between the Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation and Continuity Care.
For more information, go to www.keanehockeyclassic.com.
WINNIPEG JETS SKILLS COMPETITION
The club held their 1st Annual Winnipeg Jets Skills Competition on Tuesday, November 15th. The skills competition was preceded by an open practice prior to the event.
The skills competition began at 7 p.m. and featured five events:
- Fastest skater
- Hardest shot
- Accuracy shooting competition
- Puck control relay
- Breakaway competition
BEHIND CLOSED DOORS
When you purchase your ticket to St. Vital Centre's Behind Closed Doors from the Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation, 100% of the proceeds go towards the Foundation!
On November 17th, 2012, St. Vital Centre will host its third ever Behind Closed Doors event. The exclusive after-hours evening showcases amazing sales throughout the Centre! It’s an exciting night of all-you-can-shop from 7:00pm - 10:30pm and support the Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation.
The Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation will host its sixth gala dinner on the event floor of the MTS Centre in September 2013. Past performers include the likes of Cirque Du Soleil, Paul Brandt, Colin James, Jim Cuddy and comedian Brent Butt. Event details will be made available in 2013.