Skokie & the Shield Partner to Promote Upcoming Winter Carnival

Posted on Monday February 05, 2018


February 5, 2018

Skokie and the Shield Partner to Promote Upcoming Winter Carnival 

Gravenhurst, ON - The Gravenhurst Winter Carnival is teaming up with the South Muskoka Shield Hockey Club on Friday February 9, at 8:30 pm at the Graeme Murray Arena to help promote this year’s Gravenhurst Winter Carnival!

Skokie, the longtime Gravenhurst Winter Carnival mascot will be centre ice for the ceremonial puck drop at the Shield Game this Friday. By coming out to the game with your 2018 Winter Carnival button, you’ll be able to purchase your February 16th Shield tickets at HALF PRICE. Buttons will be on sale at the arena in case you haven’t already purchased yours!

“We’re proud to call Gravenhurst home and want to help the Carnival be successful, so why not offer a deal on tickets and encourage people to come out to the carnival and support our team,” said Frank Demasi, Head Coach and General Manager of the South Muskoka Shield.

“We are happy to partner with the Shield and celebrate the coming of Carnival with this team of energetic future stars,” said Rob Abbott, Chair of the Winter Carnival Committee.

You can purchase your Gravenhurst Winter Carnival Buttons during the game or at participating merchants throughout Gravenhurst for just $5 adults and $3 children. To find a full list of locations

visit . The Gravenhurst Winter Carnival runs February 15-19



For more information, please contact:


Amy Taylor

Gravenhurst Winter Carnival

705-687-6774 Ext 23