NEW YORK/TORONTO (July 15, 2019) - It’s official! Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2019 will feature the Detroit Red Wings® and St. Louis Blues® in an NHL preseason game at the historic Calumet Colosseum on Thursday, Sept. 26. Calumet Township and the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) are proud to announce that after consultation with Kraft, the National Hockey League (NHL), and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) (Hockeyville™ Parties), the world's oldest indoor ice arena, the Calumet Colosseum will play host to Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2019!
This past spring, Calumet Township, won the prestigious title of Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2019. Along with holding the title of Kraft Hockeyville™ USA, Calumet also receives $150,000 for arena upgrades and $10,000 worth of new hockey equipment through the NHLPA Goals & Dreams fund.
Proceeds from merchandise sales, along with a John Deere raffle, as well as other exciting events related to Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2019 will be used to take the Calumet Colosseum well into its next 100 years.
The Local Organizing Committee continues to work with the Kraft Hockeyville™ USA partners in organizing other events and formulating a ticket plan to be announced later this summer.
For questions, interview requests and general information regarding Kraft Hockeyville™ USA in Calumet, please contact the media liaison, Jessica Lutchen, at 312.577.1777 or Jessica.Lutchen@icfnext.com.
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