Red Mitten Weekend at the BC Sports Hall of Fame

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 — 7:14am PDT
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The BC Sports Hall of Fame will celebrate Family Day with their annual Red Mitten Weekend happening February 6th to February 8th, 2016.

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Red Mitten Weekend at BC Sports Hall of Fame

Do you still have some red mittens that helped support Canadian athletes from coast to coast? Bring them to the BC Sports Hall of Fame for free admission (for kids 12 and under).

Where: Gate A at BC Place
When: Open daily 10:00am to 5:00pm
Details: Families will have the opportunity to learn about British Columbia’s history through artifacts and enjoy the benefits of physical activity through our interactive sports games and activities including:

  • Playing ping pong on the table from the Vancouver 2010 Athletes’ Village
  • Getting a photo holding a real 2010 Olympic torch, while standing on the 2010 Olympic podium from BC Place
  • Breaking a sweat in our Participation Zone where they can rock-climb, run, and try hockey shootout skills
  • Watching highlights of the 2010 Games on our big screen
  • Entering a draw for a free one-year Family Membership to the BC Sports Hall of Fame

The Hall’s permanent exhibits and activities will also be accessible throughout the weekend. Break a sweat in the Participation Zone where you can play ping pong on the table used in the 2010 Athletes’ Village, climb a rotating climbing wall, test your time on a 14 meter running track, kick a ball and slap a puck in our sports simulator, play bubble hockey, foosball, Monster Basketball and more.

Follow the BC Sports Hall of Fame on Facebook and Twitter for more special event and exhibit information.

Current contests on

  • Enter here to win tickets to Le Concert Spirituel Baroque Orchestra Suites (until Sept 19)
  • Enter here to win tickets to the Coquitlam Express hockey games this weekend (until Sept 20)
  • Enter here to win an Oktoberfest at at the Alpen Club prize pack (until Sept 19)
  • Enter here to win tickest to see Herringbone at the Anvil Centre (until Sept 24)
  • View a complete list of contests »

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