TORONTO — The 30-day countdown to the RONA Canada Day Kickoff is officially underway, which also means that today is the first opportunity for fans to purchase single game tickets to all CFL regular season games.
And if fans purchase single game tickets before June 8th, they will automatically have the chance to win some great prizes, including a grand prize trip to the 99th Grey Cup.
Other prizes include additional game tickets, sideline access, a chance to meet their favourite players and a swag bag of CFL merchandise. Visit CFL.ca for full contest details.
Regular season single game tickets go on-sale on Wednesday, June 1 as of 10:00am local in each CFL market (9:00am local in Saskatchewan). Fans can purchase regular season tickets by contacting their local clubs, through CFL.ca/Tickets, or by calling 1-866-993-4CFL (4235) or 1-888-LCF-MATCH (523-6282).
Tickets to the 99th Grey Cup can be purchased by the general public starting on June 21st. Right now 99th Grey Cup tickets are available to Lions season ticket holders.
Rookie camps across the CFL open on Wednesday, June 1st, followed by training camps on Sunday, June 5th.
The 2011 CFL season opens with RONA Canada Day Kickoff Weekend when the Grey Cup champion Montreal Alouettes host the B.C. Lions on Thursday, June 30 at 7:00pm ET on TSN / RDS.
Opening weekend continues on Canada Day with a double header as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers play the Hamilton Tiger-Cats at Ivor Wynne Stadium at 6:00pm ET (TSN) followed by the Calgary Stampeders hosting the Toronto Argonauts at 9:00pm ET.
RONA Canada Day Kickoff Weekend wraps-up with the Edmonton Eskimos playing the Saskatchewan Roughriders at Mosaic Stadium on Sunday, July 3 at 7:00pm ET (TSN). To view the full 2011 CFL schedule click here.