COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets and Donatos today announced the "Win a VIP Weekend in Nashville" promotion in which fans who purchase medium and large Donatos pizzas now through January 31, 2010 can check the scratch card affixed to the box top to reveal a host of prizes, including a grand prize trip to see the Blue Jackets in Nashville.
Every card is a winner with prizes ranging from free Pepsi products, free Donatos Cinnamon Twists, discounts on Blue Jackets game tickets and discounts on Donatos pizzas. One grand prize winner will receive a weekend experience spanning two cities Friday, March 19 through Sunday, March. 21.
The VIP experience begins in Columbus on Friday, March 19 when the winner is invited to the Blue Jackets game-day morning skate followed by a visit with the Blue Jackets broadcast team and a Donatos pizza lunch. Later that day, the winner and a guest return to Nationwide Arena to watch the Jackets host the Minnesota Wild where game-night opportunities include a Zamboni ride and a visit to the radio broadcast booth. The Columbus experience also includes overnight accommodation at the Crowne Plaza in downtown Columbus and team-autographed items.
On Saturday, March 20, the winner and guest travel to Music City to watch the Blue Jackets take on the Nashville Predators at the Sommet Center. In addition to the round-trip airfare, a pair of game tickets, overnight accommodations at the team hotel and $200 spending cash, the VIP package also includes a pair of tickets to the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville.
The Blue Jackets return action tonight when they host the Detroit Red Wings at Nationwide Arena. Game time is set for 7 p.m. ET with live national television coverage on VERSUS HD. The game will also 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. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.