The Washington Capitals and the Caps’ Better Halves are hosting their annual gift basket silent auction at the Caps game against the Boston Bruins on Saturday, April 27. Fans are encouraged to stop by the community relations table located at section 104 on the main concourse to meet the Caps’ Better Halves and bid on themed gift baskets that contain some of the players’ favorite things, autographed items and jerseys. Bidding starts when doors open at 6 p.m. and will conclude at the end of the second intermission.
All proceeds from this auction will benefit Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation. The following themed gift baskets will be available for bidding:
- Date Night
- Game Night
- For the Ladies
- Oh Canada
- Players’ Favorite Things
- Sports Fan
Created in 2013, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation supports the charitable efforts of all the professional teams under its umbrella: the Washington Capitals, Mystics and Wizards. The foundation is committed to the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area and focuses on the following five pillars to maximize its impact on the community: education and scholarship, hunger and homelessness, military and veterans' affairs, pediatric health and fitness and youth basketball and hockey.