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Capitals to Host Kids Day, Saturday, Dec. 8 vs. Atlanta

by Staff Writer / Washington Capitals
Special activities, including player autograph sessions highlight Kids Club Day festivities

The Washington Capitals will host the season’s first Kids Club Day on Saturday, Dec. 8, when the Atlanta Thrashers visit Verizon Center. The day is devoted entirely to kids, with special events and features geared toward young Caps fans. Face painting, clowns, jugglers, poster-making stations and photos with Caps mascot, Slapshot, are just a few of the exciting activities planned for all kids in attendance.

Members of the Caps Kids Club receive a voucher for a free ticket to the game as a part of their membership kit and will have the opportunity to take part in additional activities throughout the day, including an exclusive autograph session with select current and former Capitals before the game. Alumni and players will include*:

Boyd Gordon
Rod Langway
Alan Hangsleben
Gord Lane

Kids will also receive a giveaway goaltender mask, a chance to have their portrait drawn by a caricature artist, and take part in Slapshot’s birthday celebration.

All Kids Club Day activities are slated to take place on the upper concourse beginning when doors open at 6 p.m. and will continue throughout the beginning of the game. Other exciting features are slated throughout the course of the game, including the announcement of the first winner of the Kids Club “Why I am the Biggest Capitals Fan” contest.

Parents can still sign up their children to become members of the Caps Kids Club. Membership is $15 and includes: two tickets to Capitals games, plus special offers for additional tickets, a Chris Clark wall banner, personalized membership card, Capitals activity book, pencil case and folder, alongside gameday giveaways and access to special events, including player meet and greets, throughout the season.

To sign up your child for the Caps Kids Club click here or visit the Kids Club table at any weekend Caps game.

To purchase tickets for the December 8 game vs the Atlanta Thrashers click here

*player availability subject to change without notice
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