The Roast of Darcy Tucker

Press Release

Darcy Tucker lands on the hot seat as NHL Alumni and renowned comedians drop their gloves and grab the mic for the Roast of Darcy Tucker in Support of Special Olympics Ontario and Barrie Minor Hockey Association

(July 25, 2015 – Barrie) – The Georgian College Athletic Centre turns up the heat for The Roast of Darcy Tucker, July 25th in support of Barrie Minor Hockey and the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Ontario. Join us for an evening full of laughs as beloved former NHLers and renowned comedians drop their gloves and grab the microphone to take comedic jabs against one of the most beloved former Leafs’, tough man Darcy Tucker.


The Roast of Darcy Tucker features an exciting blend of standup comedy, live entertainment and nostalgia to truly make this a night to remember for fans. The event also gives fans the unique opportunity to mix and mingle with former NHLers away from the ice in a more intimate setting and to see a lighter side of these hockey greats that was typically hidden while fiercely competing against each other on the ice.


The Roast of Darcy Tucker supports the Barrie Minor Hockey Association in their mission “To develop, encourage and maximize inclusive hockey opportunities for all players and volunteers to participate in the pursuit of excellence”  And The Special Olympics and Law Enforcement Torch Run’s mission “To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities.”

Doors open at 6:00PM at the Georgian College Athletic Centre, 1 Georgian Drive, Barrie, ON.

For ticket information, please visit Come out and join in the fun!

call 1-844-363-0500 or visit www.BENEFITHOCKEY.COM to book your tickets today!