Brandon, Manitoba – Canadian Forces Base Shilo and the Brandon Armoury will play host to the Memorial Cup as the hockey trophy makes a stop in western Manitoba later this month.
There will be a free skate with the cup Friday December 29, 2017 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Gunner Arena at CFB Shilo. The Brandon Armoury, at 11th St and Victoria Ave, will then host the cup at an Open House event the next day Saturday, December 30th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Both events are free to the public and everyone is encouraged to come a have their picture taken with the cup.
The Canadian Hockey League’s Memorial Cup is 100 years old and is dedicated to Canada’s fallen soldiers, sailors and airmen. It is visiting 19 locations across Canada this hockey season.