Reading Royals Kelly Cup Royal Tour to Stop at Metro Bank; public welcome

Metro Bank will celebrate the 2013 ECHL Kelly Cup Championship Reading Royals, affiliate of the NHL Washington Capitals and AHL Hershey Bears, at two of the Bankís Reading area locations with appearances from the teamís Kelly Cup Championship trophy.

The Kelly Cup Royal Tour will first visit the Exeter store location (5140 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading) on Friday, August 9 from 4 Ė 6 p.m. and then the Lancaster Avenue location (606 East Lancaster Avenue, Shillington) on Friday, August 16 from 4 Ė 6 p.m.

The public and Royal fans alike are welcome to visit the stores on those dates to snap a photo with the trophy. Metro Bank and the Royals mascots, Metro Man and Slapshot, will also be on hand for the fun.

The Royals earned the ECHL Kelly Cup Championship title after a five game victory over the Stockton Thunder in the 2013 Kelly Cup Final. For a complete listing of stops on the Kelly Cup Royal Tour, visit