The Patch

The Patch is championship curling’s legendary party place! Fans are guaranteed a rockin’ good time, highlighted by a nightly lineup of live entertainment, and fuelled by a tasty selection of food and beverages.

You’ll have a number of opportunities to meet with the athletes at daily Team Autograph sessions and Up Close and Personal interviews.

The Patch is located at the International Trade Centre in Evraz Place.

GENERAL PUBLIC WELCOME!*

*same day ticket holders have priority

The Patch has gone cashless!

No cash and no tokens, so make sure you have your debit or credit card on hand for the new cashless system for purchasing drinks in the Patch!

Volunteers will be on hand to help guide you through the new process that’s fast and easy… and actually pretty cool!

Wild Card Friday Events (FREE – NO TICKET REQUIRED)

DateTimeParticipants
Friday, March 212:30 p.m.Ford Hot Shots
4 p.m.Autograph Session - 2018 Men’s Olympic Team (Kevin Koe)
5 p.m.Ford Hot Shots Finals
7 p.m.Wild Card Game (to determine 16th team)
8:30 p.m.Patch Doors open to the public - 2018 Men’s Olympic Team (Kevin Koe) introduced

*Schedule subject to change

Entertainment

DateTimeParticipants
Saturday, March 3EveningMethod to Madness
EveningDJ Zubazz
Sunday, March 4EveningAlley Dawgs
Monday, March 5EveningThe Hourhand
Tuesday, March 6EveningEl Guitaro
Wednesday, March 7EveningGates of Dawn
Thursday, March 8EveningFogdog
EveningDJ Baby Daddy
Friday, March 9EveningHighlife Orchestra
EveningDJ Bellzie
Saturday, March 105:30 p.m.Asham Stompers
EveningDaft Punk Tribute
EveningDJ Longhorn
Sunday, March 114:30 p.m.Roughriders Pep Band
5 p.m.Rusty Howards Curling Band

*Schedule subject to change

Autograph Sessions

The top teams in the country will be here for the Tim Hortons Brier – including the 2017 champions competing as Team Canada. They’ll all be on hand for autographs and photos with their fans in the Patch.

DateTimeParticipants
Saturday, March 35:30 p.m.Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
Sunday, March 45:30 p.m.Alberta, Canada, Newfoundland & Labrador
Monday, March 55:30 p.m.Quebec, Northern Ontario, Prince Edward Island
Tuesday, March 65:30 p.m.Yukon, Wild Card, Nova Scotia
Wednesday, March 712:30 p.m.Northwest Territories, British Columbia
5:30 p.m.New Brunswick, Nunavut

*Schedule subject to change

Up Close & Personal Sessions

You might not believe what you hear, but you definitely don’t want to miss it! There are plenty of surprises in store when the curlers field questions from fans at the Up Close and Personal interviews.

DateTimeParticipants
Saturday, March 35:30 p.m.2018 Men’s Olympic Team (Kevin Koe)
Sunday, March 412:30 p.m.Quebec, Nunavut
5:30 p.m.Northwest Territories, British Columbia, Nova Scotia
Monday, March 55:30 p.m.Ontario, Manitoba, New Brunswick
Tuesday, March 65:30 p.m.Alberta, Canada, Newfoundland & Labrador
Wednesday, March 712:30 p.m.Yukon, Wild Card
5:30 p.m.Saskatchewan, Northern Ontario, Prince Edward Island

*Schedule subject to change

CURLING CANADA FOUNDATION & SANDRA SCHMIRLER FOUNDATION CROWD SWEEP
The next generation of Canadian curling champions is counting on us! Join the Curling Canada Foundation & Sandra Schmirler Foundation for their annual joint Crowd Sweep™ during the third end break of the 7 p.m. game on Saturday, March 10. All proceeds will support For the Love of Curling and Spirit of Sandra junior scholarship programs.

FOR THE LOVE OF CURLING
Stop by the Curling Canada Foundation Silent Auction to bid on amazing prizes and curling memorabilia that have been generously donated to support youth curling programs across Canada.  The Silent Auction is located in the International Trade Centre, home of the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier Patch, and will run March 8, 9 & 10.