The Ducks announced today that individual tickets for 2016-17 regular season home contests will go on sale Thursday, Sept. 15 at 10 a.m. PDT. The Ducks, recipients of J.D. Power "Highest Ranked Fan Experience in Los Angeles" award, will host their home opener Sunday, Oct. 23 vs. the Vancouver Canucks at Honda Center (season begins on the road on Oct. 13 at Dallas). In addition, individual tickets for all three of the National Hockey League (NHL) club's preseason contests at Honda Center will be available for purchase.
Beginning this week, the Ducks Street Team and Power Players will be making #CountdowntoDucktober stops around the Orange County community. At each stop, fans will have the opportunity to participate in games and contests in order to win great prizes including autographed memorabilia and tickets. The Ducks will also host a #CountdowntoDucktober Skating Party at THE RINKS-Anaheim ICE this Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. All fans who come dressed in Ducks gear will receive a free skate rental. Fans attending the #CountdowntoDucktober stops will have the opportunity to purchase individual-game tickets before they go on sale to the general public on Thursday, Sept. 15. To find out more information about the #CountdowntoDucktober stops, please visit www.anaheimducks.com/countdowntoducktober or follow the Ducks on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
Individual tickets for the majority of games in the 2016-17 season start at under $30 per game (Terrace Value). A member of the seven-team Pacific Division (Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, San Jose, Los Angeles and Arizona), Anaheim will face five divisional opponents four or five times this season. Additionally, Anaheim will face non-divisional Western Conference opponents three times. Every NHL team will visit Honda Center at least one time this season as the Ducks will take on each of the 16 Eastern Conference clubs twice (one home, one away). Highlights from Anaheim's home schedule include visits from Original Six opponents: Friday, Nov. 25 and Thursday, Apr. 6 vs. Chicago; Wednesday, Feb. 22 vs. Boston, Sunday, Mar. 26 vs. NY Rangers; Friday, Mar. 3 vs. Toronto; Wednesday, Jan. 4 vs. Detroit; and Tuesday, Nov. 29 vs. Montreal. In addition, the Ducks will host Los Angeles for three contests at Honda Center on Sunday, Nov. 20, Sunday, Feb. 19 and Sunday, Apr. 9. The Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins are slated to visit Anaheim on Wednesday, Nov. 2.
In addition, the club will host 15 promotional and giveaway nights during the season which includes a full-arena bobble head giveaway series featuring Ryan Getzlaf, John Gibson and Ryan Kesler (Oct. 28, Nov. 29 and Jan. 19 respectively). Other highlights from the promotional/giveaway schedule include a Stanley Cup 10th Anniversary Night celebration on Mar. 12, the return of Angels Night on Jan. 25 and Ugly Sweater Night on Dec. 9 among a variety of other promotional/giveaway game nights. Please visit www.anaheimducks.com/promotions for the full giveaway and promotional schedule along with further information.
Individual game tickets can be purchased through AnaheimDucks.com/tickets, by phone with Ticketmaster at (714) 703-2545 or in person at the Honda Center Box Office. Tickets will be sold at the box office on a first-come, first-served basis. Through the club's "No Surprise Fees" policy, fans incur no additional fees when purchasing tickets direct from the Ducks via AnaheimDucks.com, Ticketmaster or at the Honda Center Box Office. In addition, all tickets purchased direct through the Ducks receive free TicketFast delivery (ability to print tickets at home).
Season tickets are still currently available and along with exclusive benefits you can lock in your seats throughout the season starting at just $20 per game. For additional Season, Premium, Mini Plan and Group Ticket information, please contact the Ducks ticket sales office at 1-877-WILDWING.
J.D. Power, a leading global marketing information company, has recently named the Ducks "Highest Ranked Fan Experience in Los Angeles" in their inaugural J.D. Power 2016 Fan Experience Study (The Los Angeles market includes teams in Orange County). The Ducks ranked highest in overall satisfaction in Los Angeles. The report states that the Ducks scored highest in the souvenirs and merchandise; seating area and game experience; security and ushers; and arrival at the game study factors without its segment. For more information on the Fan Experience Study, please click here.