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,…
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.