In honor of Hockey Day Minnesota, Bemidji State University is inviting everyone to come out and take part in the “World’s Largest Hockey Stick Salute” this Friday at 4pm in the Bangsburg Fine Arts Complex parking lot on the BSU campus. During the salute, participants will raise their hockey stick in the air and tap it to the ground in support and celebration of all hockey teams playing on the ice throughout Hockey Day weekend in Bemidji. The event is free and open to the public. Bring your own hockey stick to participate.