Events surrounding the season-opener
- To highlight the Canadiens’ season-opener, Bell is presenting the Opening Night event taking place outside the Bell Centre beginning at 4 p.m. The event will feature appearances by former Habs and stars, a blue carpet entrance and much more.
- An event will also be staged at the Place des Festivals to highlight the start of the regular season. The 2013 Molson Canadian NHL Face-Off will feature the music of Kings of Leon, Loco Locass and The Beaches. The festivities will get underway at 3 p.m. and finish at 7 p.m. with the presentation of the tilt between the Canadiens and the Maple Leafs.