The Stanley Cup is coming to Orlando on Monday as part of the CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic (Website) which begins this Friday.
According to the Solar Bears website, highlights of the event include the following:
A three-day Orlando Youth Hockey Association Martin Luther King Day Tournament at the RDV Sportsplex Ice Den (Gmap) with more than 50 youth hockey teams from across the U.S. and Canada attending.
On Tuesday, Jan. 20 the Stanley Cup will be on display for any fans that have purchased a FanFest Ticket to have their picture taken with the trophy at a street party at Church Street.
The FanFest will also include:
- Church Street Station Block Party with a DJ, inflatable games and a visit from Shades and the Solar Bears Dancers
- Country Concert featuring Madeline Smith (Website) at Cheyenne Saloon
- HockeyFest at the Ballroom on Church Street Station including a Hockey Hall of Fame exhibit with the Kelly Cup, the Conn Smythe Trophy, the Hart Trophy, and the Turner Cup on display, player appearances, interactive games and the MeiGray History of Hockey jersey and memorabilia display
- Outdoor Youth Hockey All-Star Game at the Garland Avenue Parking Lot where local youth house league and traveling hockey players will team up with ECHL All-Stars in an outdoor deck hockey exhibition
The Kelly Cup will also be available for viewing at the ECHL Hall of Fame luncheon on Wednesday, Jan. 21, as well as during the 2015 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic presented by Visit Orlando (Website).