Wednesday, May 18, 2011

SASKATCHEWAN WHL TEAMS

and ALUMNI - PRESENT the

Red Blue & Bling/Shoo
tingStars

RED BLUE & BLING


Regina, Saskatchewan – Saskatchewan based Western Hockey League teams and WHL Alumni have teamed up to raise funds for the Children’s Hospital of Saskatchewan by participating in a unique five day celebrity bike relay – The WHL Ride for the Kids.

The WHL Ride for the Kids will take place June 5-9 2011 beginning in Prince Albert with stops in Saskatoon, Swift Current, Moose Jaw and finishing in Regina. The culmination of the event will be the Red Blue & Bling dinner and auction at the Ramada Ball Room on Thursday June 9th at 7pm.


This gala event will allow those to mingle with current and past hockey greats that so far include: Kelly Chase, Curtis Leschyshyn, Dave Chartier, Mike Keane, Colby Armstrong, Riley Armstrong, Luke Schenn, Brayden Schenn, Jamie Heward, Barret Jackman, Mike Sillinger, Josh Harding and Jordan Eberle.

There will be live and silent auctions that will include unique sports memorabilia, experience NHL and golf travel packages and tons more. The highlight of the Red Blue & Bling dinner and auction will be a live celebrity Q & A.

Regina Pats Governor/President, Brent Parker, “The Red, Blue & Bling dinner will be a tremendous way to wrap up the events of the week surrounding the WHL Celebrity Bike Relay. We have worked with Shooting Stars ( SHOOTING STARS FOUNDATION ) on many occasions and are confident that this unique event is going to be a great deal of fun and raise significant funds towards the building of a Children’s Hospital for our Province”

Tickets for Red Blue & Bling are $100 and are available at the Regina Pats office. All the proceeds from this event will be distributed to local children’s charities including; the Children’s Hospital of Saskatchewan, Regina Palliative Care and Breakfast for Learning.

For more information on Red Blue and Bling or the WHL Ride for the Kids go to www.reginapats.com and click on the “community” banner or head to www.shootingstarsfoudation.ca.