COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets are proud to announce that the hockey club has brought together the following 10 central Ohio establishments to serve as official viewing locations where fans can gather and watch Blue Jackets hockey all season:
- Brothers (Arena District) - 477 North Park St.
- Buffalo Wings & Rings (Lewis Center) - 8661 Columbus Pike
- Buffalo Wings & Rings (Grove City) - 1574 Stringtown Rd.
- Claddagh Irish Pub (Polaris) - 8745 Sancus Blvd.
- The Frog, Bear & Wild Boar Bar (Arena District) - 343 North Front St.
- Garage Bar (Arena District) - 147 Vine St.
- Jed's Barbeque & Brew (Crosswoods) - 110 Hutchinson Ave.
- McFadden's (South Campus Gateway) - 1576 North High St.
- The Pub Polaris (Polaris Fashion Place) - 1554 Polaris Pkwy.
- R Bar (Arena District) - 413 N. Front St.
Each participating restaurant or bar will offer a unique atmosphere for fans gathering to watch the Blue Jackets. Tickets, t-shirts and posters will be given away at each location. Also, each of the 10 partners will host one exclusive viewing party that will be highlighted by the presence of Blue Jackets personalities and additional giveaways. Fans can visit BlueJackets.nhl.com/viewinglocations for complete information on all viewing locations and parties and register to win one grand prize – four season tickets for the 2010-11 season and one team autographed pub mirror.
The Blue Jackets return to action tonight when they visit the Vancouver Canucks at General Motors Place. Game time is set for 10 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio will begin with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 9:30 p.m. The game will also be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship stations WBNS-AM, Sports Radio 1460 The Fan and WWCD-FM, CD101, and online at www.BlueJackets.com.
Blue Jackets tickets are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, The FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line Team Store at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, ticket outlets at the Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at www.BlueJackets.com and ticketmaster.com. Season tickets starting at $18 per game, as well as six-, 10- and 20-game packages for the 2009-10 season are also on sale. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.