Hockey fans will be heading to Detroit during the next two days to honor Red Wing and hockey legend Gordie Howe. The Flint Firebirds have partnered with Blue Lakes Charters and Tours to offer a free ride to the visitation at The Joe Louis Arena today.
The bus will depart from the Dort Federal Event Center, main entrance at 3:00 PM. In order to ride on the bus, you must RSVP to Mary Nagy at the Box Office by calling 810-744-0580 or email Susana@flintfirebirds.com. Complimentary bottled water and snacks will be available on board.

The public visitation is from 9 in the morning until 9 at night.

Gordie Howe's funeral will be Wednesday morning at Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Detroit.

(source : WNEM TV5/Flint Firebirds)