Fans may enter to win chance to become first fan to wear team's new red, white and blue uniform ARLINGTON, Va. – June 13, 2007 – As the countdown to the Washington Capitals uniform unveiling and draft day party on June 22 continues, the team will give one lucky fan a unique opportunity to take part in the exciting event.
Fans that visit the team’s web site, WashingtonCaps.com, and correctly answer 15 Capitals trivia questions will be eligible for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. One lucky winner will be randomly selected to become the “First Fan” to wear the team’s brand new red, white and blue Reebok EDGE jersey and take part in the team’s uniform unveiling. The winner will also receive two of the exclusive Red Rink tickets for the event, as well as a pair of tickets to the Capitals 2007-08 home opener.
The trivia contest begins today, Wednesday, June 13, and concludes on Monday, June 18.The lucky winner of the "First Fan" contest will be selected randomly in a drawing and contacted by the team on Tuesday, June 19. Contest rules and other details are available at WashingtonCaps.com.
The Washington Capitals 2007 Draft Day Party and uniform unveiling is a ticketed event hosted at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Doors will open for the event at 5:30 p.m. Fans are asked to be seated by 6:30 p.m. with the uniform unveiling beginning at approximately 6:40 p.m.
The first round of the NHL Entry Draft will begin at 7 p.m., and fans at the Iceplex will have the opportunity to follow the live coverage on Versus on large screens on both rinks and television sets throughout the Iceplex. The event will also include free skating, Caps player and alumni autographs, interactive games and more.