City announces free bus service for Battalion ticket holders on game daysFriday, October 11, 2013 by: Kate AdamsCity of North Bay
The North Bay Battalion starts its 2013-14 home game schedule at Memorial Gardens on Friday at 7 p.m. and follows with home games on Thanksgiving Monday at 2 p.m. against the Niagara IceDogs, and Thursday, Oct. 17
at 7 p.m. against the Plymouth Whalers.
North Bay Transit is excited for the Battalion’s home debut and in partnership with the North Bay Battalion and Northgate Shopping Centre, will be offering on an introductory basis, free shuttle service.
Battalion Fans are encouraged to park their vehicles in the Northgate Shopping Centre parking lot. North Bay Transit’s Battalion Shuttle service will provide worry free transportation to and from the games.
Shuttle buses will be parked in front of the Sears Department Store with transportation beginning one hour prior to game time. Fans will be dropped off on Chippewa Street at the main doors of Memorial Gardens.
Return service will begin two hours after game start. Buses will be parked on Chippewa Street in front of the main doors returning directly to the Northgate Battalion Shuttle parking area.
Additionally, two hours prior to game start, North Bay Transit will be offering free service to Battalion home games on its regular routes for customers providing game day tickets. This special offer excludes Statutory Holiday game dates.
North Bay Transit is once again excited about the upcoming home debut of the Battalion and proudly supports its local OHL Team.