• Celeb Sightings,  Celebs,  Events,  Movies

    A “Mighty Ducks” Meet and Greet

    WHAT Autograph signing and VIP interview panel WHERE Holiday Inn, Mansfield, MA WHEN April 15, 2018 Anyone who knows me even moderately well knows that I’m obsessed with the “Mighty Ducks” movies. (It’s even in my Twitter bio, y’all.) So it’s safe to say that this year’s birthday gift from my boyfriend Aaron was pretty perfect – a VIP pass to an autograph signing and meet-and-greet with some of the cast from the franchise! Scheduled to appear were Matt Doherty (Averman – my favorite!), Vincent LaRusso (Adam Banks), Garette Ratliff Henson (Guy Germaine), Brandon Adams (Jesse Hall), Aaron Schwartz (Karp), and Scott Whyte (Gunnar Stahl / Scooter). It was held in Mansfield,…

  • Filming Location,  Movies

    Band Box Diner from “D2: The Mighty Ducks”

    LOCATION The Band Box Diner in Minneapolis, the backdrop for a “D2” scene. ADDRESS Band Box Diner 729 S 10th Street Minneapolis, MN STORY & PHOTOS “D2: The Mighty Ducks” is my favorite film of all time. True story. I’d live in its world if I could, but the next best option is marrying Averman or, more realistically, visiting the filming locations. In the beginning of the film there’s a great sequence where Charlie (Joshua Jackson) skates around town, gathering up the original Ducks team members, and eventually they reunite with Coach Bombay (Emilio Estevez). My heart is warm just writing about this. Damn, I wish I could skate.

  • Filming Location,  Landmarks,  Movies

    The Mall of America from “D2: The Mighty Ducks”

    LOCATION The famous Mall of America, where Averman works and which some of the rebellious Ducks skate through in “D2”. ADDRESS The Mall of America 60 E Broadway Bloomington, MN mallofamerica.com STORY & PHOTOS “D2: The Mighty Ducks” is my favorite movie of all time, and I adore the entire “Mighty Ducks” trilogy. When I was driving across the country from California to Maine, I made sure to stop in Minnesota to check out some of the “Ducks” filming locations.

  • Filming Location,  Movies

    Mickey’s Dining Car from “The Mighty Ducks”

    LOCATION Mickey’s Dining Car, where Charlie’s mom worked and where Charlie (Joshua Jackson) and Gordon (Emilio Estevez) have a heart-to-heart in “The Mighty Ducks”. ADDRESS Mickey’s Dining Car 37 W 7th Street St. Paul, MN mickeysdiningcar.com STORY & PHOTOS “D2: The Mighty Ducks” is my favorite movie of all time, and I adore the entire “Mighty Ducks” trilogy. When I was driving across the country from California to Maine, I made sure to stop in Minnesota to check out some of the “Ducks” filming locations.