SOLAR BEARS PRESENT ALL-STAR CLASSIC UPDATE TO ORLANDO CITY COUNCIL


unnamed (5)January 21, 2015, Declared “CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic Day”
The Orlando Solar Bears, proud affiliate of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs and AHL’s Toronto Marlies, presented to the Orlando City Council on Monday, December 8, updating the council on the status of the 2015 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic, presented by Visit Orlando, that will be played at the Amway Center on Wednesday, January 21, 2015

To watch the Solar Bears presentation to the City Council, including a video about the state of the Solar Bears and the ECHL All-Star Classic, click here.

“We are thrilled to host the 2015 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic in our Downtown,” said Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. “This event further cements Downtown as a  destination for sports and entertainment attracting thousands to the area and boosting our local community.”
The Solar Bears and the ECHL will also host a FanFest, presented by Walgreens, on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Join us for an Outdoor Youth Hockey All-Star Game, player autograph stations, a Local 6 Virtual Studio, inflatable games, an appearance by Shades and the Solar Bears Dancers, and FanFest vendors and food trucks.

In honor of the All-Star Classic, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer proclaimed January 21, 2015, as “CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic Day” and encouraged people to wear orange in support of the Solar Bears and the All-Star Classic. The Solar Bears were also recognized by Orlando City Commissioner Jim Gray for their contributions to the Central Florida community.

Full and Half Season tickets are on sale now for the 2014-15 All-Star Season. Call the Solar Bears at 407-951-8200 or visit OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com for more information.

Orlando Solar Bears Single Game Tickets for the regular season are on sale now! Click here to purchase tickets.

The Orlando Solar Bears, the ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs and AHL’s Toronto Marlies, play all of their home games at the 2012 Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year, the Amway Center.

Follow the Solar Bears at http://www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com, Facebook, and Twitter (@OrlandoHockey) for all the latest news and updates. Stay in touch with Shades on Instagram by following ShadestheSolarBear.

Group tickets are a great way to entertain employees, co-workers, clients, friends and family. For more information on discounted group tickets and a list of group benefits, call 407-951-8200 or visit http://www.orlandosolarbearshockey.com/groups.

Officially licensed Orlando Solar Bears replica team jerseys, apparel, and headwear can be purchased online at: http://shop.orlandosolarbearshockey.com/

Since beginning operations in November of 2011, the Solar Bears and their fans have helped raise over $900,000 for the Central Florida community. To read the Solar Bears Report to the Community, click here.

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