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Solar Bears announce 2017-18 Promotional Schedule

Friday, September 22nd
Solar Bears announce 2017-18 Promotional Schedule

Theme nights, specialty jerseys, community drives and giveaways

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Solar Bears have announced their Promotional Schedule for the 2017-18 season. Additionally, the Solar Bears home game originally scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 11 against the Wheeling Nailers has been moved to Saturday, Feb. 10 at 11:30 a.m.

Single-game tickets for the 2017-18 regular season will go on sale on Friday, Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. at the Amway Center box office and through ticketmaster.com. The Solar Bears home schedule opens on Saturday, Oct. 28 against the Atlanta Gladiators at the ARS.com Rink at Amway Center at 7 p.m.

The list of the Solar Bears 2017-18 Promotional Schedule can be found below.

Date & TimeOpponentPromotion
Saturday, Oct. 28 – 7 p.m.Atlanta GladiatorsOpening Weekend / Orlando Solar Bears Thunder Stick giveaway*
Sunday, Oct. 29 – 1:30 p.m.Atlanta GladiatorsOpening Weekend / Epilepsy Awareness Night / Fairwinds Solar Bears Sunday / Purple Jersey
Saturday, Nov. 4 – 7 p.m.Florida EverbladesOrlando Magic Night / Girl Scout Night / Solar Bears & Magic Double Magnet Schedule giveaway* / NHL 2018 Tournament / Orlando Magic Themed Jersey
Tuesday, Nov. 7 – 7 p.m.Greenville Swamp RabbitsTeacher Appreciation / School Supply Drive
Thursday, Nov. 9 – 10:30 a.m.Greenville Swamp RabbitsSchool Day Game / Teacher Appreciation / School Supply Drive
Sunday, Nov. 12 – 1:30 p.m.Florida EverbladesShades’ Birthday / Fairwinds Solar Bears Sunday
Saturday, Nov. 25 – 7 p.m.South Carolina StingraysGeek Weekend / Marvel Night
Sunday, Nov. 26 – 1:30 p.m.South Carolina StingraysGeek Weekend / Star Wars Day / Fairwinds Solar Bears Sunday
Thursday, Dec. 21 – 7 p.m.Norfolk AdmiralsThirsty Thursday presented by Coors Light
Saturday, Dec. 23 – 7 p.m.Norfolk AdmiralsTeddy Bear Toss presented by Tijuana Flats / Hunter Vision Gift of Sight Night / Ugly Sweater Jersey
Sunday, Jan. 7 – 1:30 p.m.Jacksonville IcemenFairwinds Solar Bears Sunday
Saturday, Jan. 20 – 7 p.m.Florida EverbladesMilitary Appreciation Night presented by Hunter Vision / Military Appreciation Jersey
Sunday, Jan. 21 – 1:30 p.m.Florida EverbladesFairwinds Solar Bears Sunday
Saturday, Feb. 10 – 11:30 a.m.Wheeling NailersSpecial 11:30 a.m. start time
Thursday, Feb. 15 – 7 p.m.Worcester RailersThirsty Thursday presented by Coors Light
Friday, Feb. 16 – 7 p.m.Worcester RailersFaith & Family Weekend presented by Auto Justice Attorney Michael T. Gibson
Saturday, Feb. 17 – 7 p.m.Worcester RailersFaith & Family Weekend presented by Auto Justice Attorney Michael T. Gibson
Saturday, Feb. 24 – 7 p.m.Norfolk AdmiralsHockey Fights Cancer Weekend presented by XYMOPRINT / Boy Scout Night / Cancer Awareness Jersey
Sunday, Feb. 25 – 1:30 p.m.Norfolk AdmiralsHockey Fights Cancer Weekend presented by XYMOPRINT / Relay for Life on Church Street / Fairwinds Solar Bears Sunday / Cancer Awareness Jersey
Thursday, March 1 – 7 p.m.Reading RoyalsThirsty Thursday presented by Coors Light
Sunday, March 4 – 1:30 p.m.Reading RoyalsFairwinds Solar Bears Sunday
Thursday, March 15 – 7 p.m.Florida EverbladesThirsty Thursday presented by Coors Light
Friday, March 23 – 7 p.m.South Carolina StingraysNoche Latina presented by Auto Justice Attorney Michael T. Gibson / Noche Latina Jerseys
Sunday, March 25 – 1:30 p.m.South Carolina StingraysFairwinds Solar Bears Sunday
Saturday, March 31 – 7 p.m.Greenville Swamp RabbitsFan Appreciation Night / Shirt Off Players Back Ceremony / First Responders Appreciation & Guns n’ Hoses Charity Game / Team Picture Giveaway sponsored by Coors Light / First Responders Jerseys

*First 3,000 in attendance will receive a promotional giveaway item

Please note that promotions, theme nights, community drives, giveaways, game dates and times are subject to change.

A printable version of the 2017-18 Promotional Schedule can be viewed by clicking here.

The Orlando Solar Bears are the proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs and AHL’s Toronto Marlies, and play all of their home games at the ARS.com Rink at Amway Center, the 2012 Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year.

Full Season Ticket Memberships for the 2017-18 season are on sale now. Purchase an Orlando Solar Bears Full Season Ticket Membership for as little as $440 today! Click here or call (407) 951-8200 for more information.

Officially licensed Orlando Solar Bears replica team jerseys, apparel, and headwear can be purchased online at orlandosolarbearshockey.com/shop.

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