Hat Trick Weekend
Feb 13, 2013
Milwaukee, WI– The Ads, who are coming off of two straight victories at home, are set to play a triple-header this weekend at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. The action starts Friday (7:00pm) against the San Antonio Rampage, continues Saturday (7:30pm) with the Charlotte Checkers, and caps off Sunday (5:00pm) versus the Abbotsford Heat.
With a full slate of games scheduled, the festivities and promos lined up are only going to add to the big weekend for the Ads.
Friday night, the Green Bay Packers All-Time Leading Receiver, Super Bowl XLV Champion, and 2012 Dancing with the Stars Champion Donald Driver will be in attendance. Driver will take part in a ceremonial puck drop to start the game, he will be participating in a second intermission activity, as well as being interviewed by Admirals public address announcer Matt Moore. There will not be a public autograph session.
The weekend triple-header will also feature special Admirals uniforms. The Ads will be wearing pink to support breast cancer awareness throughout the weekend. The unique jerseys will be auctioned off to the fans throughout the weekend festivities to benefit Lee National Denim Days.
The pink jersey auction is currently available online and the online bidding will conclude with the game on Saturday Feb. 16th. All fans in attendance, Friday Feb. 15 and Sunday Feb. 17, can participate in a silent auction in the west atrium of the BMO-BC. Fans must register either at the game or online. The bidding will officially end with five minutes remaining during the second intermission of Sunday’s game.
Fans also have the chance to win a pink jersey autographed by Donald Driver. Fans can enter to win the autographed jersey by purchasing raffle tickets for $10 in the west atrium on Friday and Sunday. On Saturday it will take place at the Mandel Advance Ticket Kiosk outside of section 201. The winning raffle ticket will be announced Sunday. The winning entry will not win a chance to meet Donald Driver.
Also slated Friday night is Chris Mueller bobblehead night. The first 5,000 fans in attendance will receive a bobblehead of the Admirals forward courtesy of Lee Jeans. Be sure to hit the gates early to ensure you’ll receive your Admirals bobblehead.
Friday and Saturday also happen to be Admirals Hat Trick Package games. The special ticket package includes two tickets to your choice of five premium games: February 15th, February 16th, March 1st, March 22nd and April 5th.
Saturday night also features a post-game concert by REO Speedwagon. Shortly after the completion of the Admirals game against the Checkers, the classic rock band will take to the stage. Exclusive on-ice passes for the concert will be available and cost $20. Tickets are becoming limited, be sure to order your tickets fast.
Jesse Heiman will be attending the game Saturday as well, fans in attendance will have the chance to meet the infamous GoDaddy Super Bowl commercial star.
Also available Saturday, the first 3,500 fans in attendance will receive Goalie Glove Oven Mitts courtesy of Palermo’s Pizza.
Sunday’s game features the Milwaukee Admirals Charity Game benefiting Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Fans can purchase 400 level seats for $3 each, and $2 of each ticket will go directly to the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.
The first 3,000 fans in attendance (14 & under) will receive Milwaukee Admirals Children’s Hospital posters.
For tickets fans should call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or by logging onto www.ticketmaster.com. Groups of 10 or more receive significant discounts off the original ticket price. For more information, or to purchase group tickets, fans can call the Admirals office at (414) 227-0550.
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