National Lacrosse League Returns to Langley: Win Tickets

Comments 13 by Rebecca Bollwitt

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!

13 Comments  —  Comments Are Closed

  1. BekkiFriday, July 20th, 2012 — 2:49pm PDT

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

  2. AnneFriday, July 20th, 2012 — 2:54pm PDT

    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. ConradFriday, July 20th, 2012 — 3:13pm PDT

    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. SamFriday, July 20th, 2012 — 5:05pm PDT

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

  5. LeahSaturday, July 21st, 2012 — 7:02am PDT

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

  6. JanSaturday, July 21st, 2012 — 4:20pm PDT

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

  7. LorSaturday, July 21st, 2012 — 4:42pm PDT

    Would love to take my son!!

  8. Gary JonesSaturday, July 21st, 2012 — 6:46pm PDT

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

  9. BevSunday, July 22nd, 2012 — 11:24am PDT

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

  10. GarSunday, July 22nd, 2012 — 5:26pm PDT

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

  11. ShanyeMonday, July 23rd, 2012 — 6:10am PDT

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

  12. DanaMonday, July 23rd, 2012 — 10:44am PDT

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

  13. LoriTuesday, July 24th, 2012 — 8:11pm PDT

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

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