Check out this Gordie Howe Day program from his initial retirement in 1972. The cover is signed by five others: John Bucyk, John Bower, Doug Barkley; Bill Gadsby and Johnny Wilson.
That is one of several Gordie Howe related items for sale this month at Classic Auctions. But what about getting the chance to spend several days with Mr. Hockey at the First Annual Howe Fantasy Camp in Florida in 2012!
In addition to Gordie Howe, sons Mark and Marty will be present. Also tentatively scheduled to attend are Johnny Bower, Bernie Nicholls, Paul Coffey, Marcel Dionne, Bill Gadsby, Bill Barber, Brian Propp, Joe Watson, Darren McCarty, Joey Kocur and the Hanson Brothers!
winning bidder will take part in three hockey games with NHL pros/legend coaches. They will also receive a pro equipment package, including a personalized jersey, pants shell, hockey socks and hockey bag, with the pro touch of an equipment manager and training staff at their service. The lucky winning bidder will enjoy first-class treatment, including five-star luxury hotel accommodations for four nights at the magnificent Atlantic Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale.
Off-ice activities include championship golf, deep-sea fishing, a sunset cruise and what should prove to be an unforgettable closing awards banquet. Luxury transportation to and from the airport, arena, golf/fishing and meals is included as part of the experience.