NEW YORK -The National Hockey League (NHL) and its corporate partners will celebrate the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ - the Feb.27 much-anticipated regular season outdoor game between the Colorado Avalanche and Detroit Red Wings at Coors Field - with the NHL Stadium Series™ Spectator Plaza. The hockey-themed festival will be available to fans for free just outside Gates C and D of Coors Field on Friday, Feb. 26, before the NHL Stadium Series™ Alumni Game, and on Saturday, Feb. 27, before the Avalanche-Red Wings game. An NHL Stadium Series ticket will not be required for entry.
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 26 from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. MT
Saturday, Feb. 27 from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. MT
WHERE: Coors Field, outside Gates C and D
The following attractions and activities will be available to fans of all ages at Spectator Plaza:
Coors Light: Fans 21 and older can experience the new Coors Light interactive activation space, featuring three tents: the "media mountain" tent with social connectivity, interactive elements and a large bar; the "gaming mountain" tent with video games and bubble hockey; and an interactive music tent with a live DJ.
GEICO: Take part in a Trivia Contest and test your skills in a shooting accuracy challenge.
Honda: Check out the all-new 2016 Honda Pilot and receive a signed autograph while supplies last. Plus, enter for a chance to win a trip to the NHL Awards™ show in Las Vegas.
MetLife: Take your best shot at the METLIFE Sharp Shooter and showcase your hockey skills on a regulation net, complete with a goalie cut out.
McDonald's: The McDonald's Food Truck will offer free samples of their World Famous Fries and Hashbrowns for fans and visitors.
NHL Network: NHL NETWORK™ and XFINITY are teaming up to give fans an opportunity to get their photo taken at the NHL Network set and receive free premium items
Oscar Mayer: Free photos with the Iconic Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, the 27-foot-long hot dog on wheels.
Reebok: The Reebok-CCM booth will feature CCM's three distinct stick lines: the CCM Ribcor Reckoner, designed for a quicker and more efficient energy transfer; the CCM Ultra Tacks, characterized by two distinctive loading zones for maximum loading on both wrist and slap shots; and the CCM RBZ Speedburner, featuring the Taylormade Speed Pocket technology for an incredibly fast and powerful shot. Fans also will be able to dress up as an Avalanche or Red Wings in gear provided by Reebok-CCM.
Upper Deck: Get your very own personalized Upper Deck trading card for free, play some fun games, and check out the latest and greatest in hockey cards.
Stadium Series Merchandise: Retail trailers within Spectator Plaza will feature an extensive selection of officially licensed 2016 NHL Stadium Series™ merchandise and collectibles.
Denver-based DJ RIPM will entertain fans on Friday, Feb. 26. THE MARTINI SHOT, a seven-piece, horn-powered, pop-rock cover band from Southern Colorado, will perform on Saturday, Feb. 27.
Fans are strongly encouraged to arrive and enter the ballpark early to avoid long security and bag check lines. No outside food and beverages will be allowed into Coors Field.