Rogers Hometown Hockey

The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour is coming to Red Deer!

Ron MacLean and Tara Sloane posing with a Rogers Hometown Hockey in the background

 Join Ron MacLean, Tara Slone and the entire Rogers Sportsnet broadcast crew at the Gary W. Harris Celebration Plaza in downtown Red Deer! The two-day traveling hockey festival features live entertainment, games, food, autograph sessions with former NHL stars and culminating in a live broadcast featuring the Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins on Sunday, December 1 on Sportsnet.

  • What: The 2019 edition of the Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour in Red Deer!
  • When: Saturday, November 30 and Sunday, December 1, 2019. The live broadcast happens Sunday afternoon during the Boston Bruins vs. Montreal Canadiens game.
  • Where: Downtown Red Deer at the Gary W. Harris Celebration Plaza, next to Central Middle School (5205 48 Ave.).
  • Who: Rogers Hometown Hockey hosts Ron MacLean and Tara Sloane, former NHL hockey stars, and YOU! Everyone’s invited to take part in this free celebration!

Come join the fun and help showcase Red Deer to a national television audience! And make sure you set your PVR, you might just see yourself on TV!

Check out the Rogers Hometown Hockey event listing on Facebook.

Special events

Free Community Skate

Join us for a free community skate as we gear up for Rogers Hometown Hockey.

Saturday, November 23, 2019
12:30-2 p.m.
Collicutt Centre
3031 - 30 Avenue, Red Deer

All ages welcome (children under 8 require the direct supervision of a person 16+ years old). Skate rentals are not available and helmets are strongly recommended.

Facebook event - Free Community Skate


A detailed schedule of events will be announced one week prior to the event. Generally, activities will take place from 12 - 6 p.m. on November 30 and 12 - 8 p.m. on December 1. The live NHL broadcast will take place on the evening of December 1, 2019.

Volunteer opportunities

We are looking for volunteers to help make Rogers Hometown Hockey in Red Deer a success! Volunteers are needed on Saturday, November 30 and Sunday, December 1 in various roles – everything from ball hockey referees to working in the Rogers Family Fun Zone. Morning or afternoon shifts are available and no experience is necessary. Read more about Volunteer Descriptions (pdf) .

If you are interested in volunteering, go to the sign-up sheet. Here you can view the various roles and the shifts that are available. 

After you have signed up, a representative from Rogers Hometown Hockey will be in touch with further details including where to meet, what to wear and all other important volunteer information. 

Thank you for volunteering!