Vote Friday and Saturday to make Douro-Dummer the winner of Kraft Hockeyville 2022 Canada

Douro-Dummer competing against three other communities to win $250,000 for arena upgrades and to host an NHL pre-season hockey game

If Douro-Dummer wins Kraft Hockeyville 2022 Canada, the township will use the $250,000 grand prize to upgrade the Douro Community Centre and Arena, including with new facilities for girls' change rooms and to upgrade accessibility across the entire arena. (kawarthaNOW screenshot)
If Douro-Dummer wins Kraft Hockeyville 2022 Canada, the township will use the $250,000 grand prize to upgrade the Douro Community Centre and Arena, including with new facilities for girls' change rooms and to upgrade accessibility across the entire arena. (kawarthaNOW screenshot)

If you want to see Douro-Dummer Township in Peterborough County voted the winner of the 16th annual Kraft Hockeyville contest, register now at www.krafthockeyville.ca and start voting at 9 a.m. on Friday (May 6).

Voting continues until 5 p.m. on Saturday, with the community receiving the most votes declared the winner.

Once you create an account, you can vote as many times as you like.

Douro-Dummer is one of four finalists, competing for votes against Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Quebec, Sydney in Nova Scotia, and Princeton in British Columbia.

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This is the second year in a row a community in the Kawarthas has been a finalist in Kraft Hockeyville. Bobycaygeon was in the running last year, but lost out to Elsipogtog First Nation in New Brunswick.

If Douro-Dummer wins this year’s contest, the community will receive $250,000 to upgrade the Douro Community Centre and Arena and the chance to host an NHL pre-season hockey game there.

The upgrades would include new facilities for girls’ change rooms and upgrade accessibility across the entire arena.

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The three second-place communities will each receive $25,000 for arena upgrades, along with $10,000 in brand new hockey equipment from the National Hockey League Players’ Association’s Goals & Dreams Fund for deserving youth in the community.

To get ready to cast your votes for Douro-Dummer, register now at www.krafthockeyville.ca. Voting opens at 9 a.m. on Friday and closes at 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Douro Minor Hockey and Douro-Dummer Township will be hosting a Kraft Hockeyville watch party at the Douro Community Centre and Arena on Saturday. The celebration will include food, a cash bar, and a big screen to watch the announcement of the winner and then some NHL playoff hockey. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for the free event.