(WWLP) – Hockey’s best are in St. Louis beginning for the 65th NHL All-Star Game. The puck drops Saturday, January 26 at 7:00 p.m. at the Enterprise Center.
But, the events surrounding the game started Thursday.
The weekend’s festivities include a free Green Day concert, a Fan Fair at Union Station, the NHL Alumni Game, the Mascot Showdown, and a 5k through the streets of downtown St. Louis.
The All-Star Weekend features a four-team, single-elimination tournament with teams representing the league’s four divisions (Metropolitan, Atlantic, Pacific, and Central).
Each game will be played in a 3-on-3 format. The first two games are Friday night at Enterprise Center, with the finals taking place Saturday evening.