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Oct. 14 - The Biggest Opening Night in Preds History

Fan Giveaways, Player Gold Walk Highlight Opening Night Against Chicago

by Press Release @PredsNHL / Nashville Predators

Nashville, Tenn. (October 10, 2016) - The biggest Opening Night in Nashville Predators franchise history takes place this Friday, Oct. 14! Opening Night presented by Nissan will see the Preds take on the Chicago Blackhawks at 7:00 p.m. inside Bridgestone Arena, but the fun begins in SMASHVILLE hours before. Enjoy food trucks, music and visits with Preds Personalities during our Golden Lunch Break from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m., and the fun continues from there! Our Nashville Predators will walk the GOLD carpet along with Preds coaches and broadcasters on the Player GOLD Walk, courtesy of Nissan, at 4:00 p.m. The excitement will continue to build at the Lee Company Plaza Party, as The Weeks will perform their newest hit song live for Smashvillians, starting at 5:00 p.m. Fans should be in their seats by 6:30 p.m., as they will be part of the Opening Night show! All fans in attendance will receive LED "Fangclets" and a GOLD rally towel, courtesy of Nissan. 

The Paint the Town GOLD Tour continues this week, so find our GOLD crew in your neighborhood for a chance to win tickets to Opening Night against the Blackhawks! Follow the Nashville Predators on Twitter, @PredsNHL, for exact locations throughout Middle Tennessee and join our GOLD crew in spreading Preds Pride!

Opening Night Schedule
Event Time (CT)
Twice Daily $15 Day of Game Tickets go Live on Preds App 10 a.m.
Golden Lunch Break with food trucks, music and more 12-2 p.m.
Player GOLD Walk presented by Nissan 4-5 p.m.
Plaza Party presented by Lee Company begins, featuring The Weeks 5 p.m.
Bridgestone Arena Doors Open 5 p.m.
Be in your seats! 6:30 p.m.
Predators vs. Blackhawks 7 p.m.

Season-ticket holders will receive huge Opening Night discounts at food and beverage stands, including bottomless popcorn ($5), endless refills of soda ($6) and bottled water ($3.50). Thanks to our Loyal Legion, we are able to continue to Grow the GOLD by making their unused tickets available to fans in the local viewing area, which they receive double the exchange credit. Passport and credit card entry is necessary for all Opening Weekend events, including Adele concerts on Oct. 15 - 16. Limited tickets remain for the biggest Opening Night in franchise history, so act NOW and visit or contact a ticket representative at 615-770-7800 to secure your seat! As a reminder, you can only enter the arena through Passport or the credit card you purchased your tickets with.

Full, half, MTN Dew 15-Game Mini Plan and Forsberg's Big Game 9 Pack season-ticket holders continue to receive the biggest savings and the most comprehensive benefits that Smashville has to offer. In addition to saving money off the individual ticket price and gaining access to certain games only available through plans, these plan holders receive 20 percent off at the Predators Team Store, 10 percent off at Bridgestone Arena concession stands and highest distinction in Smashville Rewards, the official rewards program of the Nashville Predators. Great interest-free payment plans are currently available for all Nashville Predators season-ticket packages, with full-season packages starting as low as $18 per game and half-season packages beginning at $30 per game.

Be a group leader and organize a night in Smashville for your friends, family, co-workers, or any other group of 15 or more people you're a part of. You'll save up to 20 percent off the gate rate, guarantee seats together, see your group name on the Megatron, have access to food and beverage opportunities and more.

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