2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts
The biggest event in women’s curling kicks off this Friday, January 26th in our hometown and the eyes of the country will be on the South Okanagan Events Centre to watch Canada’s top women’s curling teams play for a national championship! But before that starts, there are plenty of ways to get involved with the 2018 Scotties, and best of all, they’re absolutely FREE! Help us spread the word to the city! All you need to do is pick up your free ticket(s) at the Valley First Box Office at the SOEC, prior to the start of the event.
Here’s a look at what’s going on this Friday, January 26th at the SOEC:
Ford Hot Shots Preliminary Round (12:00PM) The always popular skills competition features a revamped format this year, as a lucky fan will win a two year lease on a Ford Escape! Watch the Scotties teams try their hand at a variety of skills based shots, and have some fun at the same time!
Wild Card Game (6:30PM) History will be made as two teams, 2016 Scotties champ Chelsea Carey of Calgary and Winnipeg’s Kerri Einarson, go head to head to decide the 16th and final berth into the 2018 Scotties, the first ever winner take all Wild Card game!