COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Blue Jackets and television partner FOX Sports Ohio announced January 11 the launch of the "Blue Jackets All-Access Pass" sweepstakes which gives followers of the hockey club's official Facebook page the chance to win a host of "all-access" team experiences. Fans that click on the "All-Access" tab of the Blue Jackets official Facebook page (www.facebook.com/OfficialColumbusBlueJackets), and "like" both the Blue Jackets and FOX Sports Ohio, may register to win one of four unique opportunities.
The first prize offers one winner and three guests a VIP game experience on Wednesday, Feb. 16 when the Jackets host the Los Angeles Kings. The prize includes: four seats on the glass between the team benches in the Atlas Butler Ice Box; limousine transportation to and from Nationwide Arena; pre-game dinner in the exclusive Time Warner Cable HD Lounge; post-game meeting with R.J. Umberger and four hats to be signed by the current Blue Jackets forward and former Ohio State standout. The winner will be announced on the team's Facebook page on Tuesday, Jan. 18.
The three remaining prizes featuring exclusive experiences will be revealed on the Blue Jackets official Facebook page on Monday, Jan. 17; Monday, Jan. 24; and Monday, Feb. 7. Winners must be at least 18 years of age. For further information and sweepstakes rules, visit www.facebook/OfficialColumbusBlueJackets.com.
Following tonight's home game against the Phoenix Coyotes, the Blue Jackets return to action Friday when the club hosts the Detroit Red Wings. Game time from Nationwide Arena is set for 7 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game will also be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel & Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network, including 97.1 The Fan and online at BlueJackets.com.
Single-game tickets for Blue Jackets home games, starting at $22, are on sale 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 BlueJackets.com and Ticketmaster.com. For information on season tickets, a variety of partial-season plans and group tickets, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.