OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators (@Senators) announced today that Canadian Tire Centre (@CdnTireCtr) will host expanded Red Zone pre-game festivities at each of the team's remaining 2017 home games. Beginning this Wednesday ahead of the Senators' Game 3 match-up with the Pittsburgh Penguins, the venue's Gate 1 plaza area will continue to serve as the primary meeting place for Sens fans.
The Red Zone party will ramp up in Round 3 with the addition of a second licensed patio area known as the All In Zone, that will make its debut prior to Wednesday night's home game. In addition, the Molson Canadian Fan Zone, which features a covered tent and an expanded licensed area, will be open during both Wednesday and Friday's home games for anyone not in posession of a ticket. Fans will also be able to catch Games 3 and 4 on a 10' x 20' LED screen located within the Red Zone.
The Red Zone will open three hours prior to puck drop for all remaining Senators home games. Interactive events are subject to inclement weather. Senators fans are encouraged to visit the team's social channels for updates on timing and activations.
Interactive games and activities for our young Sens fans will also be on-site at the Red Zone. Try your hand at the Hardest Shot or Top Shot, where speed and accuracy go a long way! Face painting, hair streaking and tattooing will be available for youngsters wanting to show their support by wearing red, while fans can have the chance to ride a mechanical bull courtesy of Country 94.
The Bell Box will be on-site featuring the TSN 1200 crew broadcasting live from the Red Zone. A meet-and-greet with members of the Sens Alumni will also take place inside the Bell Box, along with the Bell Virtual Reality experience featuring virtual images of Jean-Gabriel Pageau.
In support of team owner Eugene Melnyk's ongoing efforts to promote and encourage organ donation, the Red Zone will also feature a kiosk from The Organ Project where fans will have the opportunity to register to be organ donors and learn more about this life-saving cause.
Also in the Red Zone, Sens fans will have an opportunity to pose with the always popular Sens team photo, listen to DJ music and enjoy food from the on-site food truck vendors.
There is a limited ticket inventory available for the Senators third-round series home games against Pittsburgh. Fans are asked to visit ottawasenators.com/tickets to purchase season-seat packages or playoff tickets. For more information on season-seats, fans can call a Senators account representative at 613-599-0200. Playoff tickets can also be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 1-877-788-FANS.
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