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2016-17 preseason tickets on sale Friday

by Alex DiFilippo / Detroit Red Wings

DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today announced that tickets for all 2016-17 preseason home games for the “Farewell Season at The Joe” will go on sale Friday, Aug. 19 at 10:00 a.m. Detroit’s four preseason home games feature a game against the Stanley Cup® Champion Pittsburgh Penguins (Tuesday, Sept. 27) and three games against Original Six rivals, including the Boston Bruins (Friday, Sept. 30), Chicago Blackhawks (Sunday, Oct. 2) and Toronto Maple Leafs (Saturday, Oct. 8).

Red Wings preseason tickets can be purchased at the Joe Louis Arena Box Office (313-471-7575), all Ticketmaster (800-745-3000) outlets and online at

The Red Wings’ full preseason schedule can be found below:


The Red Wings are giving the fans of Hockeytown the flexibility to create custom ticket plans around their schedule by utilizing the Build-a-Plan feature to create personalized 10 and 20-game plans. In addition to the Build-a-Plan option, fans can choose from pre-selected partial 10 and 20-game plans for additional savings. All Red Wings partial ticket plans feature savings off premium games and give fans the opportunity to lock in their tickets before single-game tickets go on sale to the general public. Partial ticket plans also receive priority access to purchase seats at Little Caesars Arena and the 2017 Stanley Cup® Playoffs before the general public.


Fans can still lock in low prices and see every NHL opponent one last time at Joe Louis Arena by becoming Red Wings full season ticket holders for the “Farewell Season at The Joe.” Red Wings full season ticket holders receive great benefits, such as convenient payment plays, savings off box offices prices, first priority for seats at Little Caesars Arena and the first right of refusal to purchase the same seat for the 2017 Stanley Cup® Playoffs. Full season ticket holders also have access to exclusive team autograph sessions, events and much more.

Additional information on Ticket Plans can be obtained by calling the Red Wings’ Ticket Sales & Service Office at 313-471-7575.

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