Chris Chelios Hall of Fame Party
Blake Sports Group planned and executed a one-of-a-kind private event to honor Chris Chelios’ induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame. The event held at Wayne Gretzky’s restaurant in Toronto was a star-studded occasion with more than 350 guests in attendance. Celebrity guests included Michael Jordan, Cuba Gooding Jr., John Cusack, Cindy Crawford, Chris Tucker, John McEnroe, Patty Smyth, John C. McGinley, DB Sweeney, and Jerry Bruckheimer. Also in attendance were NHL Legendary Athletes Wayne Gretzky, Brett Hull, Jeremy Roenick, Ed Belfour, Doug Gilmour, Brian Leetch, Steve Yzerman, Kris Draper, Pat Flatley, Paul Coffey, Stephane Quintal, Kelly Chase, Shayne Corson, Reid Simpson, Tie Domi, and Aaron Downey. The evening was topped off with an impromptu performance by five time Grammy award nominee, Kid Rock.
Blake Sports Group also teamed up with partners and event supporters TD Bank Group, Phoenix Systems, Mackenzie Financial, COIVIC Contracting LTD, Corby Distilleries, Molson Coors, Wayne Gretzky Estates, Mahar Sign Products, Inc., and That 60’s Show band to raise funds for Chris Chelios’ charitable organization, Cheli’s Children Foundation.
“If only we could have seen the party Sunday night in Toronto, the one that included Michael Jordan, the one that was going strong long after 2 a.m.” - Yahoo Sports. (Click HERE for the article)
“Gretzky throws ‘Hall’ of a bash for Chelios” – NY Post page six headline. (Click HERE for article)