ALEXANDER ROSSI TO PARTICIPATE IN 2018 HONDA NHL ALL-STAR WEEKEND FESTIVITIES THROUGHOUT TAMPA BAY

Rossi Will Join NHL’s “Keepers of the Cup” on a Special Tour

 
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (January 25, 2018) – Alexander Rossi, the 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner and driver of the No. 27 NAPA AUTO PARTS Honda Indy car for Andretti Autosport in the Verizon IndyCar Series, will be a special guest of Honda and the NHL during the All-Star Game weekend in Tampa, Jan. 26-28.
Rossi will drive the Stanley Cup around Tampa in an NHL All-Star Game branded Honda Ridgeline accompanied by the NHL’s Mike Bolt and Phil Pritchard, the official “Keepers of the Cup”.
Additional highlights of Rossi’s activities and appearances which offer interview opportunities include (All times noted are EST.):
Friday, Jan. 26:
5-10 p.m.  2018 NHL All-Star PreGame – Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park (SC)
Saturday, Jan. 27:
10:45 a.m.  Gasparilla Parade Floatilla Entrance – Ballast Point Pier/Convention Center (SC)
1-1:30 p.m.  Key Ceremony – Convention Center (SC)
2 p.m.  2018 NHL All-Star PreGame
7 p.m.  2018 NHL All-Star Skills Competition
Sunday, Jan. 28:
2-3 p.m.  Alexander Rossi Autograph Session at 2018 NHL All-Star PreGame
4 p.m.  2018 Honda NHL All-Star Game
(SC)-Activity includes Stanley Cup.
An Indy car with special 2018 NHL All-Star Game livery will be on display at PreGame as an additional photo and video opportunity.
Media interviews with Alexander Rossi should be arranged in advance by contacting Britni Allen of Andretti Autosport at 740-816-2748 or Britni.allen@andrettiautosport.com, or  Jane Bready of Honda at 603-219-1287 or janebready@gmail.com.