COLUMBUS, OHIO — Columbus Blue Jackets partners Pepsi and Giant Eagle have teamed up to offer their customers the opportunity to see a Blue Jackets game at Nationwide Arena. Beginning Thursday, December 18, Giant Eagle shoppers who purchase four Pepsi product 12-packs in a single transaction with their Giant Eagle Advantage Card will receive a voucher redeemable for four tickets to an upcoming Blue Jackets home game.
Greg Ramsey, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Columbus Pepsi bottler, was ecstatic about the opportunity for all fans to enjoy Blue Jackets games simply by purchasing Pepsi products. "If you buy four 12-packs of our brands, you get four tickets free! What a great experience for Giant Eagle shoppers and CBJ fans!"
Customers should look for the specially marked packaging on Pepsi products at all Columbus area Giant Eagle locations. Purchasers will receive a voucher printed at the register that can be redeemed at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office for four tickets to any Blue Jackets home game through Tuesday, March 3 courtesy of Pepsi and Giant Eagle.
In support of this promotion, Blue Jackets forward Raffi Torres will be signing autographs on Saturday, December 20 from 12-1 p.m. at the Giant Eagle location in Groveport (South Hamilton Rd. and Route 33). Also this Saturday, fans may visit Stinger at the Lancaster Giant Eagle from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and members of the Pepsi Power Patrol at the Stelzer Rd. store from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Blue Jackets return home to Nationwide Arena tonight to take on the San Jose Sharks. Game time is set for 7 p.m. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio HD will begin with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game also will be broadcast live on the Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship stations WBNS-AM, Sports Radio 1460 The Fan and WWCD-FM, CD101 beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets for all home games are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, The Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can purchase tickets by phone at (614) 431-3600 or online at www.BlueJackets.com and www.ticketmaster.com. For information on season tickets, mini-plans or group tickets, call (614) 246-PUCK or 800-NHL-COLS.