Coyotes revving up their engines forDiet Dew Race Night with Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
/ Arizona Coyotes
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Friday, November 05, 2010
(Glendale, Ariz.) -- It’ll be a night full of high-speed fun as racing superstar Dale Earnhardt Jr. unveils his new No. 88 paint scheme at Diet Dew Race Night when the Phoenix Coyotes face off against the Calgary Flames on Nov. 12, 2010.
The whole evening will feature racing-themed entertainment elements, starting with a pregame race party on the Jobing.com Arena plaza. Fans can enjoy live music, activities, Diet Dew samples and an up-close view of the new No. 88 Diet Mountain Dew Paint the 88/National Guard Chevrolet beginning at 5 p.m. Doors to the Arena open at 6 p.m. and the game begins at 7 p.m.
Earnhardt and his pit crew will make a special appearance on the ice with the newly re-designed car at the first intermission of the game. He will also answer questions from fans during a VIP Race Night Town Hall for 100 lucky fans who purchase a special $88 VIP ticket that includes admission to the Town Hall, a ticket in a suite for the game and an exclusive Race Night #88 Diet Dew t-shirt. Fans can also purchase a limited edition Race Night Pit Crew Pack that includes four tickets and four t-shirts for only $88. Both ticket packages are available by calling 480-563-PUCK or visiting PhoenixCoyotes.com.
“We are truly thrilled to have a driver the caliber of Dale, Jr. and his race team out for this event,” said Coyotes VP of Marketing and Communications Jim Brewer. “Our hockey team is known for its speed and hard work, two things that Dale, Jr.’s Hendrick Motorsports team also represents. We know all fans of hockey, racing or just sports in general will have a great time that night.”