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Lions to salute amateur football on Saturday vs. Blue Bombers

Posted on 2015-10-06 13:42:15

The BC Lions host their annual salute to amateur football this Saturday night when they host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at BC Place.

This year, players representing the Prince George Axeman, Kelowna Roughriders, White Rock Titans and Oceanside Lions will get to take to the field at BC Place during half-time of the CFL contest.

On that same night, the BC Football Hall of Fame will officially induct their Class of 2015 in a pre-game reception. Click here to see the individuals who are headed to the Hall.

As a reminder, fans can support amateur football by purchasing 50/50 tickets at BC Lions game all season long.

For tickets, click here.

Salute to Amateur Football is much more than just one night of festivity. It's a week-long goal of the BC Lions' to get out into the community and share their wisdom with amateur football players.

Click here for the story, or here for a video.