This is a General Admission event, so seating is first come first serve.


NHL Stanley Cup Game #1- Viewing Party Announced by Prospera Place

in Support of the YMCA of Southern Interior BC’s Community Programs

Hockey fans in Kelowna can now book tickets to attend a Stanley Cup Final Viewing Party at Prospera Place this Saturday as the Edmonton Oilers take on the Florida Panthers in 2024 quest for the cup!

KELOWNA, B.C., June 5, 2024 – GSL Group, the managing company of Prospera Place, have announced a 2024 NHL Stanley Cup Final viewing party on Saturday, June 8, 2024, as the Edmonton Oilers face-off against the Florida Panthers in Game 1 of the final round of the playoffs.

The viewing party will be a ticketed event with net proceeds from ticket sales going to the YMCA of Southern Interior BC, a non-profit community organization addressing the most urgent needs in our communities—from isolation to unemployment, inactivity, poverty, and more.

“GSL Group’s mission has always been to bring people together and connect communities,” explains Mike Strawn, VP & General Manager of Sports and Entertainment at GSL Group. “Our goal with this event is to deliver an experience that inspires young athletes and fans in our locale through a sport we know Kelowna loves, and ultimately help better our community tenfold with this incredible partnership with the YMCA of Southern Interior BC.”

“We are incredibly grateful for the partnership and support of GSL Group,” says Tammie Watson, VP of Philanthropy YMCA of Southern Interior BC. “Their dedication to our community is instrumental in igniting the potential of low-income children and at-risk youth. Together, we are creating brighter futures with a collaboration that makes a meaningful difference in the lives of those who need it most.”

The game will be viewed on a massive 32-foot screen set up at centre ice in the arena. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. PT, with a 5:00 p.m. PT face-off time for the Oilers road game. All times are subject to change. Prospera Place will have a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage options for sale, along with concession food options.

Experience a family-friendly NHL playoffs atmosphere right here in the Okanagan! Tickets are just $10, and available at 9 a.m. PT on Wednesday, June 5 at More information can be found at

About the YMCA of Southern Interior BC
The YMCA of Southern Interior BC is a cause-driven charity that ignites the potential in people, helping them grow, lead and give back to their communities. For over 43 years, the Y has provided opportunities for people to shine through a variety of programs and services focused on health and wellness, child care, camps, employment services, education, and training. Many of the Y’s programs are only made possible through the generosity of community donors. To make help a difference, please consider donating to the Y at