National Lacrosse League Returns to Langley: Win Tickets

Friday, July 20th, 2012 — 2:44pm PST
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The National Lacrosse League is returning to the Langley Events Centre this winter for a weekend of events and a pre-season game featuring the Calgary Roughnecks and the Colorado Mammoth.

NLL at the LECThe National Lacrosse League a team in Vancouver, the Ravens, from 2002 until 2004 but lacrosse has always had a grassroots community and fan base in the province through the BC Lacrosse Association.

“The National Lacrosse League is pleased to have Langley Events Centre host a second preseason game following the great success of last year’s event”, said Brian Lemon, NLL VP of Operations [source: Press Release].

The Langley Events Centre is the current home of the Western Lacrosse Association’s Langley Thunder.

The weekend will also feature a coaches talk and clinics for young players. The game will be played Saturday, December 8, 2012 between some of the league’s top stars like John Grant Jr. (Colorado), Gavin Prout (Colorado), Scott Ranger (Calgary), and Shawn Evans (Calgary). An autograph session will follow the game along with a social in the Langley Events Centre‘s banquet hall.

Tickets for the Calgary vs Colorado game start at $18 and go on sale tomorrow (Saturday, July 21, 2012) at 11:00am through Ticketmaster online or by calling 1-855-985-5000. If you would like to beat the box office, I also have a pair to give away. Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment stating why you woud like to attend this lacrosse game (1 entry)
  • Post the following on Twitter (1 entry)
RT to enter to win tickets to #NLLattheLEC from @LangleyEvents & @Miss604

I will draw one winner at random from all entries on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 10:00am. Update The winner is Conrad!

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  1. Bekki says:

    I need to introduce the bf to Canada’s national sport!

  2. Anne says:

    I want to go so I can take my niece!! She’s just started playing lacrosse in Langley this year – she’s the smallest girl in the league by far, but she’s fearless and has earned the nickname “Mighty Mouse”.

  3. Conrad says:

    I played lacrosse for 20 years in the UK but haven’t played since I moved to Vancouver. Would love to get back into it.

  4. Sam says:

    I’ve never been to a lacrosse game before and would love to watch it

  5. Leah says:

    I like watching lacrosse on tv but I’ve never been to a game In person!

  6. Jan says:

    We use to go to games quite regularly, but haven’t been in 5 years.

  7. Lor says:

    Would love to take my son!!

  8. Gary Jones says:

    My son and I enjoy going to these games. It is like watching hockey in the summer.

  9. Bev says:

    My boyfriend and I would love to go! He used to play lacrosse and has always loved it!

  10. Gar says:

    Would love to bring my lacrosse-playing stepson to this.

  11. Shanye says:

    Lacrosse is such a great sport live. Vancouver needs an NLL franchise!

  12. Dana says:

    I’ve never been to a Lacrosse game before and think it would be great to see live.

  13. Lori says:

    I’d love to share this with my son and husband.

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