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Game Day Details: Islanders vs Flyers

A list of pregame festivities for the Isles-Flyers preseason game at NYCB Live

by New York Islanders NYIslanders / New York Islanders

NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, will welcome the New York Islanders back for the team's preseason matchup vs. the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday, September 17 at 1 p.m. Pregame festivities will begin at 10 a.m. The game will mark the first time the team has played in its former home since the conclusion of the 2014-15 season


9 a.m.The Coliseum's Ford Parking Lot opens
Parking is $15 when purchased in advance at or when purchased on site.

10 a.m.PREGAME FESTIVITIES on the Plaza
The NHL Centennial Fan Arena interactive activation will pay tribute to a century of NHL hockey. Includes:

  • The Stanley Cup® - fans can take photos with the oldest trophy in all professional sports.
  • Museum Truck - a 53-foot truck with interactive displays, historical memorabilia, and photo opportunities.  
  • Clear The Ice Zamboni® V/R Experience - a virtual reality experience that allows fans to compete against each other in a race to resurface the ice. 

A fan tailgate will take place on the plaza outside the Coliseum, featuring:

  • Live music by Long Island band Decadia
  • Food trucks
  • Cornhole
  • Street hockey

11 a.m. The Blue Moon Beer Garden opens outdoors for fans to enjoy before the game. Located next to the GEICO main entrance.

11:30 a.m. Doors open.

Tweet from @NYCBLive: Ice ice baby���� @NYIslanders vs @NHLFlyers on Sept 17 at #NYCBLIVE home of the #NassauColiseum. ��: ����#LongIsland

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