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Fan Guide: 04.11.18 Playoff Round 1 Home Game 1 vs. Flyers

by Pittsburgh Penguins @Penguins / Fan Guide

Game Date
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Opponent
Philadelphia Flyers

Game Time
7:00PM

Doors Open
5:30PM

Promotional Items
Gold Playoff T-Shirt presented by PPG, UPMC & IGS Energy

Gold Playoff Rally Towel presented by PPG, UPMC & IGS Energy

Penguins Playoffs are presented by PPG, UPMC & IGS Energy

Special Notes
Fans attending Wednesday night's game are reminded to use tickets marked "Round 1, Home Game 1" when entering PPG Paints Arena.

Arrive Early to Enjoy Free Outdoor Festivities
Whether you have tickets for the game or not, there is still plenty to do around PPG Paints Arena!

The KeyBank Big Screen is back! The large video screen, a staple of Penguins playoff hockey over the past decade, will be located once again near the Peoples Gate (at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Washington Place). In addition to the KeyBank Big Screen, a DJ, face painters, interactive games and appearances by special guests including Iceburgh will take place leading up to game time. The KeyBank Fan Zone will be activated outside the Peoples gate prior to each home game.

There will be a Coors Light party tent with a DJ outside near the Mario Lemieux statue. Food trucks are scheduled to be available along Centre Avenue.

Outside the Verizon Gate, fans of all ages can put their hockey skills to the test. Several interactive games will be set up including the "Penguins Combine." Fans completing the multi-step course will receive a voucher for a free public skating session at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry. Face painters will also be available at no charge.

Activation outside the arena will start at 5:00 pm on Wednesday.

Stanley Cup Playoff Packages Are Still Available
It's not too late to purchase a 2018 Stanley Cup Playoff Package! Save off the gate price of tickets with your own playoff strip! Stop by the ticketing table located behind Section 104 to speak with a ticketing representative during Wednesday night's game or visit pittsburghpenguins.com/playoffs for details.

Enjoy Chef-Prepared Game Day Specials
Stop by "The Carvery" located by Section 107 to purchase Wednesday's special chef-prepared creation: Herb & garlic prime rib with sliced provolone cheese and BBQ caramelized onions on a mini baguette.

Premium Seat Holders, don't forget to stop by an Action Station conveniently located inside the Captain Morgan and KeyBank Clubs to purchase Wednesday's special: Whole pig with pulled pork, BBQ baked beans and loaded baked potato salad on a Kaiser roll.

For the kids, don't miss the Kids Zone Menu at Sections 116 and 231 that includes kiddie sized sodas, popcorn, hot dogs and nachos for $3.25 each.

New Uber Drop-off & Pick-up Area Now Available
Uber will help you skate past the parking lot crowds with a new, special drop-off and pick-up area off of Fullerton Street on Wylie Avenue - across from PPG Paints Arena's Verizon Gate!

Click here for details.

Plus, get $15 off your first ride with code PENGUINS15 until 07.01.18!

Important Security Reminders
For the safety of all guests, fans will be required to pass through walk-through metal detectors upon entering PPG Paints Arena. Only small personal bags (purses, baby or diaper bags, etc.) will be permitted inside the building and all items are subject to searches upon entrance. Large bags, coolers, backpacks and sealed packages of any kind are not permitted. In addition, PPG Paints Arena allows only small, personal still-cameras equipped with a 3 inch lens or smaller. Cameras with detachable lenses or flashes are not permitted. For a complete list of frequently asked questions, please visit PPG Paints Arena's A to Z Guide.

Remember the Game with a Warm-Up Puck Souvenir
Don't miss your chance to take home an incredible souvenir! The Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation will be selling the pucks used by your favorite Penguins players in warm-ups outside of the KeyBank Club at the start of the 1st intermission on Wednesday. Perfect for memories, gifts or collections, these official NHL warm-up pucks come with a display cube and a certificate of authenticity. All proceeds benefit the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation.

PensPoints Is Back
PensPoints, the official loyalty program of the Pittsburgh Penguins, is back! Log in or sign up today in the Pittsburgh Penguins app and start earning points by scanning your tickets, making a purchase at PensGear or a PPG Paints Arena concession stand and more! Redeem your points for exciting prizes or use your points for a chance to win raffles held throughout the season for autographed merchandise, tickets and more! Learn more at www.pittsburghpenguins.com/penspoints.

Bid to Win with the Penguins Foundation Silent Auction
Bid to win one-of-a-kind Penguins items from the comfort of your seat with the Penguins Foundation Silent Auction! Visit pens.gesture.com from your smartphone to take home a unique piece of Penguins memorabilia or stop by the display located outside of the KeyBank Club to browse items in person!

Upgrade Your Game Using the Penguins App
Pittsburgh Penguins fans in attendance can get the VIP treatment with Upgrade Your Game! Upgrade Your Game offers fans access to once-in-a-lifetime Penguins experiences like in-seat visits with Iceburgh, Lexus Club guest passes, premium seat upgrades and more! Simply download the Penguins app and register today under the "Upgrade Your Game" section!

Wednesday's 50/50 Raffle Is Going to Be Big!
To kick off the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation is guaranteeing Wednesday's pot will be at least $87,000! Visit one of the concourse kiosks or watch for ticket sellers in green through the second intermission to help the pot grow! Remember, the more you play, the more it pays! Proceeds from this season's raffles benefit the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and the numerous charitable organizations it supports through grants. Over $1.2 million was raised during the 2016-17 season. The winning number will be announced in the third period.

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