Frequently Asked Questions...
Answers to your Questions...
Question 1:When are the Homecoming Weekend activities taking place?
Friday, February 16th, in the afternoon, there is a special hockey game featuring former Pats Alumni Players against Soldier On. Soldier On is a Canadian Armed Forces program, provides resources and support for ill and injured veterans through sport. Friday, February 16th is the Regina Pats Community Foundation Honours, a dinner and auction event with 50 NHL and WHL alumni in attendance. To purchase tickets to this event visit www.ReginaPats.com and select Homecoming weekend on the main menu. Saturday, February 17th at 3:00 PM is the All-Star Celebrity Classic, where teams comprised of NHL and WHL alumni play at the Brandt Centre. Sunday, February 18th at 2:00 PM is the Regina Pats Centennial Classic, where the Pats take on the Moose Jaw Warriors in their regular season game. Monday, February 19th is Waskimo at Wascana Lake to celebrate Family Day.
Question 2:What other high-profile players can we expect to attend? Will Wayne Gretzky be there?
We have an outstanding list of players that have already confirmed to be playing, including 14 hall of famers. Additional information on the players participating will be released over the coming weeks ahead. In addition, Rogers Hometown Hockey arranges player appearances as part of their festival activities.
Question 3:When will I receive my refund for the tickets I purchased for Homecoming Weekend?
Please contact the Regina Pats Office.
Question 4:Is the WHL game considered a regular season game?
Yes, this game is a regular season WHL game. The rivalry between the Regina Pats and Moose Jaw Warriors is legendary. We’re sure this Outdoor Game will take it to new heights.
Question 5:What is the Regina Pats Community Foundation?
The Regina Pats Community Foundation has recently been created with a mission to fund the scholarship program available to graduated Pats’ players, and support youth initiatives focused on health, wellness and education. This support is made possible by the members of the Pats Regiment and their generous purchase of 50/50 tickets during Regina Pats home games as well as other fundraisers, such as the Pats Community Foundation Honours dinner.
Question 6:How do I purchase tickets to the Pats Community Foundation Honours?
Further details for this event will be circulated in the coming weeks, continue to watch the Regina Pats website at www.reginapats.com and select Homecoming Weekend.
Question 7:How do I purchase tickets to the All-Star Celebrity Classic?
You’ll want to sit close to the action, so buy your tickets early. Tickets for this game are sold individually and are ready for purchase by visiting www.reginapats.com and select Homecoming Weekend.
Question 8:How do I purchase tickets to the Regina Pats Outdoor Classic?
Question 9:I’m a Pats season ticket holder, do my season tickets work for the Regina Pats Outdoor Classic game?
The Regina Pats truly value the support of the Pats Regiment, and we have plans to ensure Season Ticket Holders get priority access to tickets.
Question 10:Who can I contact to volunteer for the Homecoming Weekend events?
Our volunteer coordinator is Shannon Doka; she and her team will soon be announcing all the details on how to be a volunteer for this event and the Mastercard Memorial Cup.
Question 11:Who can I contact about sponsorship opportunities for these events?
The Regina Pats sales team is handling all sponsorship opportunities for these events. Stacey Cattell, the Pats Chief Operating Officer, and his team will be pleased to discuss any interest in participating.
Question 12:Will there be parking available at Evraz Place for these events?
Yes, parking will be available, similar to other events at Mosaic Stadium. Further details on parking and traffic plans will be available closer to the event.
Question 13:Are hotels available for out of town visitors?
Regina has a wide variety of hotels that will be available to accommodate everyone attending Homecoming Weekend. Marlin Travel is the official travel agent for this event and would be pleased to assist with any travel arrangements that might be required.
Question 14:Is there merchandise available for purchase for this exciting event?
Yes, the Regina Pats have many options showcasing the Pats 100th, and additional Homecoming Weekend merchandise will be available. Stay tuned, as we roll out additional details closer to the event.
Question 15:Are there opportunities to meet NHL players in person?
There are several great opportunities to meet alumni players from the NHL, CHL and WHL throughout the weekend. There will be players attending the Regina Pats Community Foundation Honours dinner on Friday night. We are working on opportunities around the outdoor games, as well. More details will be released in the future about experiences that Rogers Hometown Hockey offers through their interactive displays, which will be available outside the stadium Saturday and Sunday.
Question 16:Will there be activities for small children?
Yes, hockey enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy the winter wonderland of activities planned around the stadium on Saturday and Sunday.
Question 17:Are there any accessibility concerns?
No, all of the venues chosen for the Homecoming Weekend celebrations are accessible.
Question 18:Are there going to be beer gardens?
Plans are still being developed for all the events and activities that are being held around the Brandt Centre during the Homecoming Weekend. A variety of food and beverage will be available for fans attending the events.
Question 19:I cannot attend, will the hockey games be televised?
Fans should not expect to watch these games on television. Make sure you buy your tickets to guarantee your opportunity to watch this historic event.
Question 20:Will there be entertainment on Saturday or Sunday night?
Plans are still being developed for all the events and activities that are being held around the Brandt Centre during the Homecoming Weekend. As entertainment details are finalized we will be sharing them publicly, so everyone has a chance to participate.
Question 21:I bring my dog to Waskimo, can I bring my dog to Evraz Place?
It might be best to leave your dog at home. February is a cold time of year and there will be a lot of people in attendance.