The Bakersfield Condors also held their annual Teddy Bear Toss this past holiday weekend. They are also among the more popular teams with big TBT events.
The Condors may not have the biggest Teddy Bear Toss, but they are certainly popular. This year it was a special one for them as a they got a record crowd to attend.
In the end the Condors’ fans tossed 8380 stuffed animals onto the ice. The plushies will go to local children in need via the United Way of Kern County. The Condors’ all time total is now at 138 190 stuffed animals.
The Calgary Hitmen also announced their final Teddy Bear Toss tally. They got 25 025 stuffed animals for their 25th Teddy Bear Toss aniversary. This brings their total to 402 608 plushies.
The Hershey Bears hold the overall record with over 45 000 stuffed animals donated this weekend. They haven’t announced their overall total, but it’s bound to be quite massive.
Also, this weekend the Vancouver Giants will hold their annual teddy bear toss. It’s also got the promise of bringing in big numbers.