WGN-TV Presents “Celebrate The Cup” Friday, June 28 at 9am CT

WGN-TV Presents “Celebrate The Cup” Friday, June 28 at 9am CT

Live Coverage of the Blackhawks’ 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Victory Parade & Rally

The City of Chicago is celebrating the victorious Chicago Blackhawks’ 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Champion title with a massive parade and rally, and the broadcast TV home of the Blackhawks, Chicago’s very own WGN-TV, will be there!

This Friday, starting at 9am CT, WGN Morning News continues with “Celebrate the Cup,” hosted by WGN’s Larry Potash, Robin Baumgarten, Paul Konrad and Pat Tomasulo.  At 10am CT, WGN’s Mark Suppelsa, Micah Materre and Dan Roan continue live coverage until 1pm CT.   Coverage will include highlights of the Blackhawks’ successful journey from their regular season to the playoffs and Final. Reporters will be stationed along the parade route to talk with fans and capture the energy of the crowd.

Users on Twitter are encouraged to join the fun using the hashtag #WGNRally.
From 9am to 1pm CT, “Celebrate the Cup” will be seen live on WGN-TV Chicago, CLTV and WGNtv.com.  A two-hour encore of the parade and rally will be seen at 7pm CT on CLTV.


WGN-TV is Chicago’s CW network affiliate, programming a strong schedule of news, sports and entertainment, with most WGN Sports telecasts, WGN News and CW programs in high definition on WGN 9.1. WGN News now programs more news than any other Chicago TV station for WGN-TV and cable news channel CLTV in Chicago; Rockford, IL; and South Bend, IN. WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Tribune Broadcasting’s new classic TV network, Antenna TV. WGN also programs for WGN America on cable, telco and satellite throughout the U.S. and Canada. WGN-TV is a Tribune Broadcasting station. For additional information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNtv.com.

TRIBUNE MEDIA COMPANY is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. TRIBUNE MEDIA is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, available in 72 million households, Tribune Studios, and Tribune Digital Ventures, including the websites Zap2it and TVByTheNumbers, and Gracenote, one of the world’s leading sources of TV and music metadata powering electronic program guides in televisions, automobiles and mobile devices. TRIBUNE MEDIA also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds other strategic investments in media.

Media contact:

Diana Dionisio
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