The Trail Smoke Eaters in conjunction with the Kootenay Cougars women’s hockey team will host a Tailgate Party on Saturday from 4-7 p.m. at the Trail Memorial Centre prior to Smokies game against the Salmon Arm Silverbacks at 7:30 p.m.
A kids zone will take over the parking lot with shinny, a shoot-to-win game, and face painting, and all participants will also have the opportunity to meet the Smoke Eater players.
Free skating goes in the kids rink from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. The Spud Shack is open at 4 p.m. and the Sud Shack serving fans at 6:30 p.m. A kids game package that includes a game ticket and hot dog and pop will be on sale for just $8, while adults can get a ticket, beer, and smokie or hamburger for just $15.
Also, the first 50 kids to the party get a free ticket to the game.
Game-pack tickets are on sale at the door from 4-7 p.m. or contact Thea for advance tickets at 231-1661.