SUNRISE, FL –Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that the second annual Florida Panthers Hockey Day In South Florida will take place on Monday, Sept. 19 at the BankAtlantic Center and feature a preseason doubleheader between Florida and Nashville on the Lexus Rink at the BankAtlantic Center, interactive fan opportunities, and more. Both games (3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. puck drops) are free to all local students thanks to the support of Panthers partners such as ADT Security Services, AutoNation, Zimmerman and Partners Advertising, and more.
Each student can bring one adult as their guest and are encouraged to bring their student identification to guarantee free admission. Any additional guest can purchase a ticket for just $10. SSE has worked directly with the City of Sunrise and Broward County schools to encourage students to attend the games. Fans can call 954-835-PUCK or log on to FloridaPanthers.com for more ticket information.
In addition to the historic preseason doubleheader, fans can look forward to exciting interactive opportunities in the BankAtlantic Center and on the JetBlue Tarmac all day long beginning at 2 p.m. The activities will include player meet and greet and autograph opportunities, a live radio remote from WQAM from noon to 3 p.m., the Panthers Patrol inflatables and party mobiles, appearances from the Redline Lady Panthers and Stanley C. Panther, and more.
Florida Panthers Training Camp Presented By Sheets™ Energy Strips will begin with medical and fitness testing on Friday, September 16 (media availability TBA) followed by the first on-ice practice on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 9 a.m. at the Saveology.com Iceplex. Sheets™ Energy Strips is the presenting sponsor of Florida Panthers Training Camp 2011 and a fully-integrated marketing partner of the Panthers and the BankAtlantic Center. All training camp practices (unless otherwise noted) will be held at the Saveology.com Iceplex and are free and open to the public.
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Florida Panthers Training Camp is presented by Sheets™ Energy Strips. Sunrise Sports & Entertainment is the premier company of its kind in South Florida. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. Home to more than 200 events annually and the Florida Panthers hockey club, the Broward County-owned BankAtlantic Center welcomes more than two million guests each year.