On Saturday, March 14, 2015, Slapshot the movie will be played at the Cambria County War Memorial after the Tomahawks game. But that’s not all. Denis Lemieux, the famous Slapshot goalie, will be at the game to meet fans and share stories. After the movie, Yvon Barrette, who played Lemieux, will take fans behind the scenes giving never before heard stories about the making of the 1977 movie.
This is a unique chance for fans to learn more about the movie that was filmed in the city 38 years ago.
If you remember the movie being filmed in Johnstown, have any memorabilia, or maybe even played a role in it you’re urged to contact the Hockeyville committee through email at email@example.com. Purchase a ticket for the Tomahawk game, which gives you admission to the movie.
Don’t forget there are just a few days left to vote for Johnstown for Hockeyville.