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Cities hosting public events for cup finals

COQUITLAM The city of Coquitlam will be holding public TV viewing of Stanley Cup games on multiple television screens - as well as a variety of pre-game and intermission activities - at two public locations.

COQUITLAM

The city of Coquitlam will be holding public TV viewing of Stanley Cup games on multiple television screens - as well as a variety of pre-game and intermission activities - at two public locations.

During the series between the Canucks and the Boston Bruins, the Poirier Sport and Leisure Complex (633 Poirier St.) and the Glen Pine Pavilion (1200 Glen Pine Crt.) will host the free events.

Those attending the events who fancy a bite can purchase a meal at onsite barbecues; as well, face painting, ball hockey, trivia quizzes and contests will also be held.

The events will begin at 4:30 p.m. on June 1, 4, 6, and 8, and, if the series continues, viewing opportunities will continue on June 10, 13 and 15.

For more information, go to www.coquitlam.ca or call 604-927-4386.

PORT COQUITLAM

The city of Port Coquitlam will also be showing Stanley Cup finals games on the big screen at the PoCo rec complex.

And Terry Fox secondary is holding a Canucks night for a cause for Game 3 on Monday, June 6. The school will host the community at a fundraising event, with proceeds going to the Make A Wish Foundation as the school strives to meets it goal of collecting $4,000 for the organization. Burgers will be hitting the barbecue at around 4:30 p.m. and the puck drop is at 5 p.m. A Roberto Luongo jersey will also be auctioned off for charity.

As of The Tri-City News' print deadline, the city of Port Moody had not announced any public events for the Stanley Cup finals.

gmckenna@tricitynews.com