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Adirondack Thunder Announces First Half Promotional Schedule

September 17, 2018 - ECHL (ECHL) - Adirondack Thunder News Release

Glens Falls, NY - The Adirondack Thunder, proud ECHL affiliate of the New Jersey Devils, has announced the promotional schedule for the first half of the 2018-2019 season.

The Thunder's home portion of the season will kick off at Cool Insuring Arena on October 20 against the Brampton Beast at 7:00 p.m. Opening Night will feature a light up stick giveaway, presented by Saratoga Eagle, as well as a pregame party starting two hours before puck drop. Tickets are on sale now including the Stewart's Four Pack - 4 tickets to Opening Night, 4 Thunder water bottles, 4 games of bowling at Kingpin's Alley and a $20 gift card to Stewart's Shops - all for just $64! Stop into the Thunder office, call the Thunder at 518-480-3355 or go online at, while supplies last.

The following Saturday, October 27 against the Worcester Railers, will be the Thunder's annual Military Appreciation Night, sponsored by UA Local 773 Plumbers and Steamfitters Union. Adirondack will rock red, white and blue military themed jerseys that will be auctioned off after the game to benefit local military charities.

The Thunder schedule features three home contests during the month of November, two more than the single game hosted last season. Wednesday, November 21 vs. Manchester will be our Thanksgiving Night Celebration game! Any student that shows a college identification at the box office can receive a $10 ticket.

After the holiday celebration, make your return to the CIA on November 24 as we host a new promotion with Hockey Fights Type 1 Diabetes night. The Thunder will wear specialty warmup jerseys, sponsored by a Jake's Heroes, JDRF and Hockey Fights T1D, that will be available for fans to bid on through a silent auction.

Adirondack plays host to a pair of collections in early December. Saturday, December 1 is the annual canned food drive - bring a canned or non-perishable food item as a donation and receive a ticket redeemable for the Thunder game on December 28. All collections will be donated to the Open Door Mission in time to supply families in need with food for the holidays.

The following Saturday, December 8, is the Thunder coat drive - bring a coat to donate and receive a ticket to the game on January 4. This date also marks the initial postgame skate with the Thunder team, sponsored by Glens Falls Hospital. Make sure to bring your pair of skates to lace up and twirl around with the pros after the game.

December 15 will be a combination night at Cool Insuring Arena as it is both MARVEL Superhero night as well as the annual Teddy Bear Toss, presented by Aviation Mall. The Thunder will don Black Panther jerseys as they take on Star-Lord from Manchester. The game-worn MARVEL jerseys will be auctioned off via MeiGray in the weeks after the game is played. As it is also Teddy Bear Toss night, remember to toss your teddy bear on the ice after the first Thunder score of the game. Bring your own bear or buy one in the lobby - everyone who has a bear to donate will receive a raffle ticket to win one of the MARVEL Black Panther jerseys. All bears collected will be donated to the Salvation Army in Queensbury.

The Thunder will close out the calendar year with its annual New Year's Eve game presented by Saratoga Eagle, a special 5:00 p.m. puck drop against the Newfoundland Growlers. Tickets will be 2 For $20.19 as we get ready to kick off the new year celebration!

Be on the lookout for the remainder of the Thunder's 2018-2019 promotional schedule!

All promotions run during the 2018-19 Thunder season are subject to change.

All ticket packages for the 2018-2019 Adirondack Thunder season are on sale now, which kicks off at Cool Insuring Arena on October 20. Visit or call 518-480-3355 with any questions or for more information on ticket packages. For the latest Thunder news, be sure to follow the team on Facebook ( and Twitter (

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