ALBANY, NY – The Albany FireWolves, of the National Lacrosse League (NLL), today announce that the next home game on Saturday, January 8 versus the Saskatchewan Rush will be Military Appreciation night and feature concession specials for all fans.
The FireWolves have invited active military service personnel from the Capital Region to enjoy a night of NLL action! Military Appreciation Night will feature a special National Anthem ceremony as the FireWolves honor each of the branches of military. In addition to recognizing our active military, the FireWolves will also offer a special half-price ticket for veterans and their families. Veterans wishing to attend Military Appreciation night may purchase tickets at https://fevo.me/fwmilitary.
The concession deals for the game will allow all fans in attendance to take advantage of $1 hot dogs and $2 popcorn.
“We are always looking for fun and creative ways to give our fans the best overall fan experience at an affordable price and what is better than $1 hot dogs!” said George Manias, President of the FireWolves. “Also, we support and appreciate our veterans and those who actively active serve in the military and want to honor and recognize them.”
The FireWolves are also encouraging fans to help support the Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York and the Girls Can Do teams by bringing in canned non-perishable food items for local food banks. Fans who bring a canned food item with them to the game on January 8 will receive a free ticket to a future FireWolves home game.
For any inquiries regarding Military Appreciation night or the canned-food collection, please contact JMacDonell@AlbanyFireWolves.com.
Fans are encouraged to arrive at the game early for a pre-game party in the arena atrium beginning at 4 p.m., presented by Michelob ULTRA. The party will feature food and drink specials and live music from Dashboard Anthem. Those unable to be in attendance can tune into the game on ESPN+, My4 Albany, and 104.5 The Team for full coverage.
Fans can secure their tickets for any of the 2021-22 FireWolves games today! For more information regarding tickets, visit www.AlbanyFireWolves.com or call/text the FireWolves front office at 518-362-4900.
The Albany FireWolves 2021-22 Inaugural Season is presented by CDPHP.
About Albany FireWolves
The Albany FireWolves is the Capital Region’s very own Professional Box Lacrosse team, playing in the National Lacrosse League out of the Times Union Center in downtown Albany, NY. For more information, contact the Albany FireWolves Front Office at (518) 362-4900 or visit AlbanyFireWolves.com. Follow the team on Facebook at facebook.com/AlbFireWolves, Twitter @AlbFireWolves, and Instagram @AlbFireWolves.
About the National Lacrosse League
The National Lacrosse League (NLL) is North America’s premier professional lacrosse league. Founded in 1986, the NLL ranks third in average attendance for pro indoor sports worldwide, behind only the NHL and NBA. The League is comprised of 15 franchises across the United States and Canada: Albany FireWolves, Buffalo Bandits, Calgary Roughnecks, Colorado Mammoth, Georgia Swarm, Halifax Thunderbirds, Las Vegas NLL, New York Riptide, Panther City Lacrosse Club (TX), Philadelphia Wings, Rochester Knighthawks, San Diego Seals, Saskatchewan Rush, Toronto Rock, and Vancouver Warriors.
For more information, visit NLL.com and find @NLL on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. For more information visit NLL.com.
About ASM Global
ASM Global is the world’s leading venue management and services company. The company was formed by the combination of AEG Facilities and SMG, global leaders in venue and event strategy and management. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 325 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention, and exhibition centers, and performing arts venues. From Aberdeen to Anchorage, and Sydney to Stockholm, its venues connect people through the unique power of live experiences. ASM Global’s diverse portfolio of clients benefit from the company’s depth of resources and unparalleled experience, expertise and creative problem solving. Each day, the company’s 61,000 passionate employees around the world deliver locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to deliver maximum results for venue owners and amazing experiences for guests. By consistently looking for new ways to envision, innovate and empower the spaces and places that bring people together, ASM Global elevates the human spirit while delivering the highest value for all stakeholders. For more information, please visit www.asmglobal.com.
About Times Union Center
Times Union Center is a full-service entertainment and sports facility featuring a wide variety of family shows, sporting events, trade shows and concerts. Owned by Albany County and managed by ASM Global, Times Union Center opened in 1990 and is home to the Albany FireWolves of the National Lacrosse League, the Albany Empire of the National Arena League and the Division I Men’s College Basketball Siena Saints. For more information, please visit www.timesunioncenter-albany.com.
Established in 1984, CDPHP is a physician-founded, member-focused and community-based not-for-profit health plan that offers high-quality affordable health insurance plans to members in 26 counties throughout New York. CDPHP is also on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Instagram.