The pre-season exhibition schedule has been released for the Penticton Vees and it includes a stop from the defending national championship team Brooks Bandits.
The Vees will play six pre-season games with two coming on the road and four being played at the South Okanagan Events Centre, including the final three games to close out the pre-season schedule.
The dates include back-to-back games against the Bandits of the Alberta Junior Hockey League, who come back to Penticton for the first time since the Western Canada Cup in 2017.
The 2019 exhibition schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, Aug. 21 at West Kelowna Warriors (Royal LePage Place/7 p.m.)
Friday, Aug. 23rd vs. Merritt Centennials (SOEC/7:00 PM)
Saturday, Aug. 24 at Merritt Centennials (Nicola Valley Memorial Arena/7 p.m.)
Wednesday, Aug. 28 vs. West Kelowna Warriors (SOEC/6:30 p.m.)
Friday, Aug. 30 vs. Brooks Bandits (SOEC/7:00 p.m.)
Saturday, Aug. 31 vs. Brooks Bandits (SOEC/6 p.m.)
Exhibition tickets are set to go on sale Monday, Aug. 19.
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