Author: Marshall Fenn Comms | Date: 13 September 2018
TORONTO, CANADA – September 13, 2018 – The Jamaica Tourist Board Canada (JTB) and Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) have renewed their partnership agreement, to host Jamaica-themed game nights with the Toronto FC and the Maple Leafs for the 2018-2019 season. The games will take place in Toronto this fall.
“We are thrilled to partner with MLSE again to help make the game night experience exciting and memorable for fans,” said Philip Rose, Regional Director, Jamaica Tourist Board Canada. “The Jamaica Tourist Board’s previous collaboration with MLSE has been a great success, and provided an incredible platform for Destination Jamaica. Our music and magnetic Jamaican vibe will be on show, and fans will be in for a great treat.”
September 15, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. ET
On this night, thousands of fans will see the Toronto FC play the LA Galaxy at BMO Field. JTB Canada will be co-hosting this event with Pizza Pizza and will be giving soccer supporters a taste of Jamaican culture with themed prize giveaways and pre-game music performed by The Arsenals Band, a hometown group who will be playing their unique blend of Jamaican ska.
From mid-September, fans can enter to win an exclusive trip for two to Jamaica, which includes roundtrip airfare and a four-night stay atMeliá Braco Village, a five-star resort in Trelawny, Jamaica. Fans can download the Toronto FC app for a chance to win. The contest will run until early October.
November 26, 2018 at 7 p.m. ET
The Toronto Maple Leafs will be taking on the Boston Bruins at Scotiabank Arena, before thousands of devoted hockey fans. JTB Canada will be the presenting partner at the game, providing Jamaica-themed exit prizes and a chance to win a trip for two to the island in partnership with Air Canada Vacations. Fans can enter the giveaway on Leafs Nation Network, with the winner being announced in-arena on game night.
For more information about JTB Canada’s upcoming events, please go to VisitJamaica.com/Canada/