SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that as part of Florida Panthers “I Love Hockey” month, the Cats are hosting a number of exciting community events in February beginning with a public practice at Glacier Ice and Snow Arena this Saturday, Feb. 5 at 4 p.m.
“The entire Florida Panthers organization including our players, coaches, executives and staff are committed to spreading the love for hockey throughout February,” said SSE president & COO Michael Yormark. “We’re looking forward to getting out in to the community, particularly the local South Florida rinks, to help grow the sport of hockey and get fans excited for the last few months of the regular season.”The Panthers “I Love Hockey” month events include:Panthers Public Practice at Glacier Ice and Snow ArenaSaturday Feb. 5
Glacier Ice and Snow Arena
- Panthers Practice (4-5 p.m.)
- Panthers Party Patrol (2-6 p.m.)
- Ice Dancers Clinic (2:30-3:30 p.m.)
4601 North Federal Hwy.
Lighthouse Point, FL 33064
*on-site parking is limited
Panthers Live at Duffy’s Sports Grill Plantation Friday, Feb. 11, 6 p.m.Florida Panthers Rink Tour
Saturday, Feb. 12
- Pines Ice Arena
12425 Taft St.
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Players: Rostislav Olesz & Scott Timmins
- Palm Beach SkateZone Ice and Inline Center
8125 Lake Worth Road
Lake Worth, FL 33467
Players: Keaton Ellerby & Evgeny Dadonov
Florida Panthers Watch Party at Duffy’s Sports Grill Boca Saturday, Feb. 19, 7 p.m.
- Palm Beach IceWorks
1590 N Florida Mango Rd
West Palm Beach, FL 33409-5212
Players: Chris Higgins & Mike Weaver
Hockey Weekend Across AmericaFriday, Feb. 17 – Sunday, Feb. 20
- Florida Panthers at Tampa Bay Lightning
Florida Panthers Hockey Appreciation Night at the BankAtlantic CenterSunday, Feb. 27, 5:00 p.m.
- Wear Your Favorite Jersey Day (Feb. 17)
- Bring A Friend To The Rink Day (Feb. 18)
- Celebrate Local Hockey Heroes (Feb. 19)
- Florida Panthers vs. New Jersey Devils
For more information about the above “I Love Hockey” month events fans are encouraged to log on to the dedicated micro-site at floridapanthers.com/ilovehockey
. In addition to the events, the Panthers also recently announced a special $59 ticket offer for lower bowl seats at any two Panthers home games in the month of February.
The $59 two-game offer also includes a number of unique benefits and experiences including:
- Hockey 101 sessions with Panthers broadcasters
- Post-game on-ice slap shot
- Florida Panthers player autographed puck
- Panthers locker room tour
The Panthers February schedule is as follows:
- Tuesday, Feb. 8 vs. St. Louis
- Thursday, Feb. 10 vs. Buffalo
- Sunday, Feb. 13 vs. San Jose
- Wednesday, Feb. 16 vs. Philadelphia
- Friday, Feb. 18 vs. Detroit
- Sunday, Feb. 27 vs. New Jersey
Fans interested in purchasing “I Love Hockey” month tickets should call 954.835.PUCK or click here
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