• Checking out the Charlotte Checkers

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    Ready for a night of affordable fun and lots of action? Check out the Charlotte Checkers when they hit their home ice at Bojangles’ Coliseum.

    New promotions this season include Harry Potter Night on Feb. 1 and the 39th anniversary of the U.S. Olympic team’s “Miracle on Ice” game on Feb. 22, when the Checkers will wear specialty USA-themed jerseys that will be available for auction immediately following the game. 

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    Popular promotions that have returned this season include the annual 1950s Night featuring throwback pricing on tickets and concessions coming up Jan. 15. Tickets cost $1 or $2 depending on seat location, hot dogs will be sold for $1 and 16 oz. sodas and small popcorns will be sold for 50 cents each.    

    Additional promotions include NASCAR Night on Jan. 19, Chubby’s Birthday on March 24 and the second annual Pet Weekend consisting of Caturday and the Pooch Party April 6-7.

     

    Also returning this season are several recurring promotions, including $1 beer for all five Wednesday games, six Family Nights offering discounts of 40 percent on groups of four tickets and six college nights featuring $15 best available tickets. 

    The team will also hold postgame skates with Checkers players on Nov. 25 and Jan. 20.

    Click here to see the special events calendar.  

    Tickets start at $18.50 and are available online via Ticketmaster.com and at the Bojangles’ Coliseum box office. 

    For more information, visit gocheckers.com.

    Upcoming home games:
    Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 
    Jan. 12 at 6 p.m. vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 
    Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. vs. Bridgeport (1950s Night)
    Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. vs. Bridgeport ($1 beer)
    Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. vs. Toronto (NASCAR Night)
    Jan. 20 at 1 p.m. vs. Toronto (postgame skate)

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