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Uptown Saint John Presents the Mill Rats Sponsors & Season Ticket Holders VIP Event

January 16, 2013 - National Basketball League of Canada (NBL Canada) - Saint John Riptide News Release

(Saint John, NB): The Saint John Mill Rats are hosting their annual VIP Event for Sponsors & Season Ticket Holders, sponsored by Uptown Saint John!

Join the players, Millies and Mill Rats staff on Friday, January. 25th at Harbour Station from 4-6pm before their game against the Windsor Express at 7pm.

This "Meet & Greet" style cocktail reception will feature hors d'oeuvres and appetizers from Urban Deli and East Coast Bistro! Enjoy a bite to eat and stay for a drink as the cash bar will be available on site.

"This is our second year being involved with the Mill Rats VIP Event! As an organization, we like to support our community as much as we can. Partnering with the Mill Rats helps us encourage people to get off their couch and come enjoy what the Uptown life style has to offer!" says Tracy Hanson from Uptown Saint John.

Similar to last year, the event will be held at the East End of Harbour Station on the floor. Local radio station and Mill Rats partner, 97.3 the Wave will join us on site to promote the event live! Head Coach David Cooper will be on hand to mix and mingle as well as the players and the Millies, following their rehearsal on the floor. This experience offers our season ticket holders a "Behind-the-scenes" look of pre-game action at Harbour Station!

To register, please visit the Mill Rats website or

Please RSVP online with the number of expected season ticket holders that will be accompanying you.

For questions, please contact [email protected]

Don't miss the Mill Rats double header games this week, Thursday and Friday evening at Harbour Station! The Mill Rats are offering students upperbowl seats for only $5.25 plus the box office fee (with a valid student ID).

On Thursday, Jan. 17th, the Mill Rats host the Summerside Storm at 7pm. Directly preceding this game, KVHS and Moncton High will be playing a game at 4pm. Student promo price is available for this game but offer ends at 6pm. Catch both games (High School and Mill Rats) for only $5.25 plus the box office fee!

For Friday night's game vs the Oshawa Power on Jan. 18th, the student promo price is available all evening.

More information is available on the website. Tickets are available at the Mill Rats Fan Zone or at the Harbour Station Box Office.

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