Admirals Set 2009-10 Promotional Schedule
Milwaukee, WI –The Milwaukee Admirals, winners of the AHL's Western Conference Best Fan Experience Award, announced their 2009-10 promotional schedule today that features promotional giveaways, live entertainment, opportunities for fans to take a lap or two around the Bradley Center ice after the game, and the second annual Dog Day Afternoon. The ever-popular Admirals Concert Series, which will include three pre- or post-game concerts with national recording artists, will be released at a later date. The ever-popular Admirals Concert Series, which will include three pre- or post-game concerts with national recording artists, will be released at a later date.
The team’s second annual Dog Day Afternoon, sponsored by Pedigree, will take place on Sunday, March 7th when the Ads take on Peoria at 4:00 pm at the Bradley Center. The game offers man the chance to bring his best friend to the game, while they both enjoy the hard-hitting action of Admirals hockey. Tickets for humans are $16, while dog seats are only $2.
Topping the list of giveaways this season are three bobblehead nights, including a bobblehead of President Abraham Lincoln in an Admirals sweater, courtesy of US Bank. The first 5,000 fans will receive a bobblehead of the 16th President on Old Abe’s 201st birthday, Friday, February 12th against the Rockford IceHogs. Admirals Captain Nolan Yonkman will be the first bobblehead of the season for the first 5,000 fans on Friday, January 22nd against Chicago, sponsored by Potawatomi Bingo Casino. Former Admiral and current St. Louis Blues goaltender Chris Mason will be the final bobblehead of the season, courtesy of Lee Jeans. Mason was selected from a group of former Admirals currently playing in the NHL by a vote of Admiral fans on a poll at www.milwaukeeadmirals.com.