NHL Centennial Fan Arena
An interactive traveling fan experience visiting cities across North America in 2017, the NHL® Centennial Fan Arena is part of the NHL's Centennial festivities honouring a century's worth of extraordinary players, teams, remarkable plays and unforgettable moments.
The Tillsonburg Kinsmen in conjunction with the Town of Tillsonburg will host the NHL® Centennial Fan Arena on August 10th - 12th, 2017 at the Tillsonburg Community Centre.
The NHL® Centennial Fan Arena is a traveling tribute to a century of hockey thrills. The free fan festival will give fans the opportunity to take a photo with the most revered trophy in sports, the Stanley Cup®; experience the history of the NHL in a Museum featuring more than 1,000 square feet of interactive displays, videos, and memorabilia; or take a seat in a mini Zamboni® to clean the perfect sheet of ice in virtual reality.
CLEAR THE ICE ZAMBONI VR EXPERIENCE
This never-before-seen VR experience allows fans from across North America to compete against each other in a race to resurface the ice. Fans will take a seat in a mini-Zamboni® ice resurfacer and feel cool air on their skin and their seat rumble, as they are tasked with creating the perfect sheet of ice - in virtual reality. All races will be timed and shared on a leaderboard.