COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets
invite fans to celebrate the official start of the team’s 14th season by gathering for viewing parties in Marysville (651 Colemans Crossing Blvd. Marysville), Grandview (968 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview), Canal Winchester (6340 Prentiss School St., Canal Winchester) and Polaris (2137 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus) as the Jackets face off against the Buffalo Sabres. Game time from First Niagara Center is 7 p.m.
Blue Jackets personalities and promotion teams will be on hand to meet fans and give away prizes at each location.
Following the season-opening festivities on October 9, Buffalo Wild Wings will once again serve as the club’s partner for several additional viewing parties hosted by the Blue Jackets social media team. During these gatherings, fans are encouraged to engage in their favorite form of social media activity while watching the game in the company of other Jackets fans. The complete schedule of upcoming events follows:
Friday, November 7 vs. Carolina Hurricanes, 7 p.m. – Heath (603 Hebron Rd., Heath)
Friday, November 14 vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 7 p.m. – Grandview (968 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview)
Thursday, December 4 vs. Florida Panthers, 7:30 p.m. – Mt. Vernon (907 Coshocton Ave., Mt. Vernon)
Thursday, December 11 vs. Washington Capitals, 7 p.m. – Chillicothe (1080 N. Bridge St., Chillicothe)
Tuesday, December 16 vs. Detroit Red Wings, 7:30 p.m. – Polaris (2137 Polaris Pkwy., Columbus)
Friday, January 9 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs, 7:30 p.m. – Marion (1573 Marion-Mt Gilead Rd., Marion)
Saturday, January 17 vs. Boston Bruins, 7 p.m. – Columbus/Lane & High (2151 N. High St., Columbus)
Monday, January 19 vs. Minnesota Wild, 8 p.m. – Bethel Centre (5240 Bethel Centre Mall, Columbus)
Thursday, January 29 vs. Florida Panthers, 7:30 p.m. – Taylor Square (2386 Taylor Square Dr., Reynoldsburg)
Saturday, February 7 vs. Ottawa Senators, 7 p.m. – Dublin (6595 Perimeter Loop Rd., Dublin)
Tuesday, February 17 vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 7 p.m. – Gahanna (1380 Cherry Bottom Rd., Gahanna)
Saturday, February 21 vs. Montreal, 7 p.m. – Delaware (475 N. Houk Rd., Delaware)
Friday, March 6 vs. New Jersey Devils, 7 p.m. – Zanesville (1352 Brandywine Blvd., Zanesville)
Tuesday, March 10 vs. Carolina Hurricanes, 7 p.m. – Powell (3878 Attucks Dr., Powell)
Saturday, April 11 vs. New York Islanders, 7 p.m. – Hilliard (1710 Hilliard Rome Rd., Hilliard)
The Blue Jackets, who are 6-1-0 in the preseason, return to action Saturday when they host the Nashville Predators in the preseason finale. Game time at Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET. Columbus opens the regular season at Buffalo on Thursday, October 9 and plays its home-opener at Nationwide Arena on Saturday, October 11 against the New York Rangers.