DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have teamed up with Coca-Cola to present the "Farewell Fan Day" at Joe Louis Arena, scheduled to take place on Tuesday, March 21 from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tickets for the free, fun-filled event are available by attending an upcoming "Red Wings Day at Meijer," which gives fans a chance to test their skills at various interactive hockey games and take photos with player cut-outs. Current Red Wings players Riley Sheahan and Brendan Smith will also be in attendance to sign autographs at upcoming "Red Wings Days at Meijer," presented by Coke Zero.
The "Farewell Fan Day" marks the final Fan Day event at Joe Louis Arena, as the annual event will move to Little Caesars Arena next season. This year's event features a behind-the-scenes look at Joe Louis Arena with several unique photo opportunities for fans, including locker room tours, lowered championship and retired jersey banners and Al Sobotka's famed Zamboni.
Members of the Red Wings Alumni Association will also be on hand to sign autographs for fans in attendance. In addition, hockey fans can bring their ice skates to skate on the ice at Joe Louis Arena, as well as enjoy multiple interactive hockey zones and a wide variety of prizes and promotions for fans of all ages.
All "Red Wings Days at Meijer" will be held at Meijer locations throughout Metro Detroit. Dates and locations can be found below:
Red Wings Days at Meijer:
|EVENT DATE & TIME ||ADDRESS ||CITY ||AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS |
|Friday, Feb. 17 |
|5150 Coolidge Highway ||Royal Oak ||Riley Sheahan |
6 - 7 p.m
|Monday, Feb. 20 |
|1005 E. 13 Mile Road ||Madison Heights ||Brendan Smith |
6 - 7 p.m.
|Thursday, March 9 |
|21431 Grand River Avenue ||Detroit ||Riley Sheahan |
6 - 7 p.m.
|Monday, March 13 |
|1301 W. 8 Mile Road ||Detroit ||Brendan Smith |
6 - 7 p.m.
*Each fan that attends one of these four events at Meijer will receive four tickets maximum per person for Farewell Fan Day. Only 2,000 will be handed out per location. The first 150 fans in attendance at the Meijer locations will receive a wristband guaranteeing an autograph from the Red Wings player signing that day. Player signings are subject to change or cancellation without notice. For more information on "Red Wings Days at Meijer," visit www.nhl.com/redwings/fans/experience.
About The Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world's largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands and more than 3,800 beverage choices. Led by Coca-Cola, one of the world's most valuable and recognizable brands, our company's portfolio features 20 billion-dollar brands, 18 of which are available in reduced-, low- or no-calorie options. Our billion-dollar brands include Diet Coke™, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Dasani, vitaminwater, Powerade, Minute Maid, Simply, Del Valle, Georgia and Gold Peak. Through the world's largest beverage distribution system, we are the No. 1 provider of both sparkling and still beverages. More than 1.9 billion servings of our beverages are enjoyed by consumers in more than 200 countries each day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable communities, our company is focused on initiatives that reduce our environmental footprint, create a safe, inclusive work environment for our associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities where we operate. Together with our bottling partners, we rank among the world's top 10 private employers with more than 700,000 system associates. For more information, visit Coca-Cola Journey at www.coca-colacompany.com, follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/CocaColaCo, visit our blog, Coca-Cola Unbottled, at www.coca-colablog.com or find us on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/the-coca-cola-company.
Meijer is a Grand Rapids, Mich.-based retailer that operates 230 supercenters and grocery stores throughout Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin. A privately-owned and family-operated company since 1934, Meijer pioneered the "one-stop shopping" concept and has evolved through the years to include expanded fresh produce and meat departments, as well as pharmacies, comprehensive apparel departments, pet departments, garden centers, toys and electronics. For additional information on Meijer, please visit www.meijer.com. Follow Meijer on Twitter @twitter.com/Meijer and @twitter.com/MeijerPR or become a fan at www.facebook.com/meijer.