The Ducks will drop the puck on the postseason with a Paint It Orange Beach Party this Sunday, Apr. 10 from 2:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Balboa Pier in Newport Beach. Fans will be able to show their Ducks dedication while watching the team’s final game of the regular season on Southern California’s largest Ducks Rally Towel. The beach party will include face painting, a playoff-themed photo opportunity, Paint It Orange sand sculpture, DJ Jojo and appearances by Wild Wing, the Power Players, local dignitaries and Ducks alumni. There will be a variety of opportunities to win prizes and playoff-themed items throughout the event. Fans are encouraged to get into the Stanley Cup Playoff spirit by coming out and helping the Anaheim Ducks Paint It Orange around the community.
In addition to the Beach Party, other members of the community will Paint It Orange to show their Ducks dedication. The Newport Beach pier will feature a large Let’s Go Ducks banner, as will the Discovery Cube Science Center at the Santa Ana Campus starting Tuesday, Apr. 12. The support doesn’t stop there – The Irvine Company will be placing Ducks signage throughout the Irvine Spectrum Center, Tustin Marketplace and Fashion Island as well as a Paint It Orange fountain outside of the Edwards Irvine Spectrum Theatre.
The City of Anaheim, ARTIC, Children’s Hospital of Orange County and The Orange County Transportation Authority will hang Ducks signage on buildings and buses throughout the duration of the postseason. In addition to the community showing support for the Ducks, THE RINKS – Anaheim ICE will paint the Olympic Ice Rink orange on Sunday, Apr. 10. Fans should be on the lookout for the Anaheim Ducks Street Team making local stops throughout the playoffs in locations around Orange County. Fans can follow the Anaheim Ducks on social media to find out more information on locations and prizes. Fans who are interested in purchasing Let’s Go Ducks banners and flags for the postseason can visit AnaheimDucks.com/playoffs
. Sizes include 3’x 5’ home banners for $50 and 8’x 4’ banners with grommets for $100. Supplies are limited so get yours while they are still available. Fans can also sign up to receive text and email updates on the playoff festivities and postseason tickets at AnaheimDucks.com/playoffs
. In addition, fans are invited to come out to Honda Center on Tuesday, Apr. 12 from 12-2 p.m. for a Car Flag Rally where they can have their flag ($5 per flag) personally placed on their car by Wild Wing and the Power Players.
Every Friday throughout the playoffs, 50 S.C.O.R.E. schools will also be displaying creative ways to Paint It Orange and wearing their Ducks T-shirts in support of the Ducks playoff run. After each round, one school will be chosen to win a Playoff Pizza Party with Wild Wing and the Power Players. The first Friday will take place on Apr. 15.
The 2015-16 postseason marks the Anaheim Ducks fourth consecutive playoff berth and 12th in franchise history. A limited number of tickets for the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at Honda Center (four potential games) are still available for purchase through AnaheimDucks.com/playoffs
, by phone with Ticketmaster at (714) 703-2545 or in person at the Honda Center Box Office.