Calgary, AB – The Calgary Flames open their home schedule at the Pengrowth Saddledome as they host the Philadelphia Flyers today, October 4th at 8:00pm (MT).
In addition to a new look as the Flames sport their new Rbk uniforms, the Calgary Flames welcomes Mike Keenan behind the bench as the franchise’s 13th head coach.
With a solid core returning from last season, the Flames are pleased to introduce six new faces into the mix with Adrian Aucoin, Anders Eriksson, Curtis McElhinney, Owen Nolan, Warren Peters, and Cory Sarich.
Game time is 8:00pm (MT); doors will open at 6:00pm on Thursday, October 4th. Fans are encouraged to be in your seats early to enjoy the opening ceremonies.
The Molson Canadian Tailgate Party will be take place from 6-8pm outside Dutton’s Lounge on the west tarmac featuring live music from 20/20 and the Big Country Ice Crew on site with Flames tattoos and numerous giveaways.
Pengrowth Management will be giving away 20,000 glow sticks to all fans in attendance at the home opener.
Due to other events taking place at Stampede Park, fans are asked to arrive early or take public transit to avoid delays.