(Philadelphia, PA) - The Philadelphia Flyers will show their faithful fans how much they appreciate them as they celebrate Fan Appreciation Night at the Wachovia Center on Sunday, March 28, when the Flyers host the New Jersey Devils at 7 p.m. (Tickets available by clicking here).
Throughout the game, over $50,000 in great prizes, including the coveted “Shirts-Off-Our-Backs,” will be given to lucky fans both during and immediately following the game.
“The Flyers have an incredibly large and loyal fan base and we are indebted to all our fans,” said Shawn Tilger, Senior Vice President of Business Operations. “We are thrilled to plan a night devoted to thanking our fans and applaud them for their continued support.”
All fans in attendance will receive a commemorative “thank you” poster and are eligible for the opportunity to randomly win prizes and gifts. All prize winners will be randomly selected through a drawing overseen by an independent auditor from Seeherman and Jacobs, LLP to ensure validity.
Fan Appreciation Night prizes include 40”-52” Sharp HD LCD televisions, Xbox 360’s with Rock Band and Guitar Hero, Samsung digital camcorders, Sony Blue Ray DVD players, Sony Ereaders, Nuvi GPS systems, Capital Grille gift certificates, iPod Touch, iTunes gift cards, digital camera’s, Keurig coffee makers, XM Radio with three month subscription, Axion portable DVD players, Netbooks, ShopNHL.com gift certificates, Adirondack Phantoms team signed jersey, autographed Flyers merchandise and equipment, Winter Classic memorabilia, public skating, learn to skate, and learn to play hockey passes at Flyers Skate Zones, Wings tickets, and Wachovia Spectrum souvenir seats and crystals (RememberTheSpectrum.com).
Fans will also have the chance to win once-in-a-lifetime experiences, such as the opportunity to take a photo with the team, attend a post-game meet and greet, meet Lauren Hart and watch her sing the National Anthem from the Zamboni tunnel, attend Coach Peter Laviolette’s post-game press conference, eat dinner in the Cadillac Grille with alumni pre-game, and other memorable Flyers experiences.
The Comcast-Spectacor Foundation will also draw raffle winners for a 2010 Toyota Corolla S, donated by Tri-State Dealers, and a Lagos amethyst necklace, donated by Lagos Philadelphia during second intermission. Fans can still purchase raffle tickets at ComcastSpectacorFoundation.org.
During the “Shirts-Off-Our-Back” celebration at the end of the game, Flyers players will present their game worn sweaters to lucky fans on the ice in an effort to thank them for their support throughout this season.
All prizes will be announced in-game on the center hung scoreboard and must be picked up by the end of the game in the Broad Street Atrium.