HARTFORD, CT - Global Spectrum, operators of the XL Center and Hartford Wolf Pack, on Monday announced that the Wolf Pack’s home game Saturday, February 1 vs. the Albany Devils will be “Pink in the Rink Night” at the XL Center. The Wolf Pack will be asking fans to join the team in striving to “Save the Top Shelf” and help battle breast cancer.
The Wolf Pack will wear special pink-accented jerseys in that night’s game, which faces off at 7:00 PM, to highlight breast cancer awareness, and the jerseys will be auctioned off to benefit the Connecticut affiliate of Susan G. Komen. Also, fans can take advantage of a special ticket package for that night that will include a distinctive “Save the Top Shelf” t-shirt. The package will be priced at $25, and shirts will be available in Medium, Large and X-Large sizes. The Save the Top Shelf t-shirts will also be available for purchase, with a portion of the proceeds from those sales going to Komen Connecticut. More information can be found at SaveTheTopShelf.com.
Tickets for Pink in the Rink Night, and all Wolf Pack 2013-14 home games, are available at the Public Power Ticket Office at the XL Center, by phone at (877) 522-8499 or at www.hartfordwolfpack.com. Wolf Pack tickets start as low as $12 for youth 12 years old or younger. To speak with a representative about season or group tickets, call (855) 762-6451.
Global Spectrum (global-spectrum.com) manages the XL Center, Rentschler Field, and the Hartford Wolf Pack, as well as more than 115 other public assembly facilities around the world. Nearly 20-million people attended more than 11,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year. Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community ice skating rinks.
About the Connecticut Affiliate of Susan G. Komen® Komen’s presence in Connecticut began in 1994 with a Race for the Cure. The local organization was incorporated as an Affiliate of Susan G. Komen in 1999. Komen Connecticut serves local communities by providing funding for research and local life-saving programs which address education, screening and treatment for Connecticut residents. Over the past four years Komen Connecticut has invested approximately $4 million dollars towards local breast cancer health programs. For more information visit KomenCT.org or call (860) 321-7806