NEW YORK (Aug. 3, 2015) – A limited number of tickets to the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium SeriesTM featuring the Colorado Avalanche and Detroit Red Wings at Coors Field on Feb. 27 will go on sale the week of Aug. 10th as part of a special offer to Avalanche Full Season Ticket Members, Suite Holders and Sponsors.
Additionally, the Colorado Rockies will have an exclusive offer for their VIP Customers beginning the week of Aug. 17.
An exclusive offer for Red Wings season-ticket holders begins Monday, Aug. 24.
In January, the NHL® announced the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium SeriesTM will be comprised of two games: The Avalanche vs. Red Wings at Coors Field on Saturday, Feb. 27 at 8 p.m. ET and the Minnesota Wild vs. Chicago Blackhawks at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 21, at 3:30 p.m. ET. The Avalanche-Red Wings game will be broadcast in primetime live in the U.S. on NBC and on Hockey Night In Canada and TVA Sports in Canada.
As part of the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium SeriesTM, two teams comprised of notable alumni from the Avalanche and Red Wings will play a special alumni game at Coors Field on Friday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. ET/5 p.m. MT. The alumni game will feature many of the Avalanche and Red Wings players who competed for those organizations from 1996-2002 when the teams faced each other in the Stanley Cup® Playoffs five times, and combined to win five Stanley Cup® championships.
The special pre-sale package offerings are a ticket to the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium SeriesTM game at Coors Field and a ticket for the Feb. 26 alumni game. Further details regarding these sales will be sent to those groups by each club in the coming days. This opportunity is available on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last. Information regarding ticket availability for the general public will be released at a later date.
League partner MillerCoors returns as the title sponsor of the NHL Stadium SeriesTM for its flagship Coors Light brand. As the title partner for the event, Coors Light will be provided with a number of assets in addition to incorporating its logo into the official game and event mark.
“Coors Light is proud to bring these world class NHL teams to one of the best stadiums in the country,” said David Kroll, chief marketing officer, MillerCoors. “Coors Light was born in the Rockies and we’re proud to host fans in our hometown.”
Further details on the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium SeriesTM will be released in the coming months.