Heartlanders Announce 2023-24 Schedule
Coralville, Iowa - The Iowa Heartlanders, proud ECHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild and Iowa Wild, have announced the team's 2023-24 regular season schedule, which begins at Xtream Arena on Friday, October 20 at 7:05 p.m. against the Rapid City Rush. The Heartlanders open the season with back-to-back home games Oct. 20-21 vs. Rapid City. The team hosts 36 games at Xtream Arena this season.
Make Sure You're Here: The Heartlanders will announce theme nights and promotions for the 2023-24 regular season later this summer. Season ticket memberships, mini-plans, partial plans and group tickets are available by visiting iowaheartlanders.com/tickets and by calling 319-569-4625.
Weekend Home Games: The Heartlanders have 24 home games on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, which includes 12 big Saturday night contests at Xtream Arena. Home games start at 7:05 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2:05 p.m. on Sundays.
Return Of The Morning Game: The Heartlanders have planned another Field Trip Day on Wed., Nov. 15 at 10:35 a.m. vs. Utah. Last season, the team's first-ever Field Trip Day was a tremendous success with dozens of area schools and classes coming to Coralville for an educational day away from the classroom. The Heartlanders are also excited to add an additional morning game to the schedule on Jan. 15 at 10:35 a.m., the first-ever Community Day game in team history with a family-friendly 10:35 a.m. start on MLK Day.
Home stands and road trips: The Heartlanders have five home stands that are at least six games. Early in the season, the squad is home for six games between Nov. 8-18. Iowa is also home for 12 of the final 15 games of the regular season. On the away side, the Landers face the team's longest road trip ever, 10 games between Nov. 22-Dec. 10 in five cities (Kalamazoo, Fort Wayne, Wheeling, Cincinnati, Toledo).
Breakdown: The Heartlanders play 50 games against the Central Division and 22 against the Mountain Division. The team's most-common opponent this season is Kalamazoo (11 head-to-head meetings). The Heartlanders face the K-Wings and Toledo Walleye six times each at home, plus 5 home games against the rival Wheeling Nailers. Iowa opposes 11 opponents this season: Kalamazoo, Toledo, Cincinnati, Wheeling, Fort Wayne, Indy, Rapid City, Wichita, Utah, Tulsa and Kansas City.
Kalamazoo: 11 games (6 home)
Toledo: 10 games (6 home)
Cincinnati: 9 games (3 home)
Wheeling: 7 games (5 home)
Fort Wayne: 7 games (3 home)
Indy: 6 games (3 home)
Rapid City: 5 games (2 home)
Wichita: 8 games (4 home)
Utah: 3 games (3 home)
Tulsa: 2 games (0 home)
Kansas City: 4 games (1 home)
2023-24 Schedule (All times listed in CT)
October 2023 (4 games - 2 home, 2 road)
Friday, October 20 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Rapid City
Saturday, October 21 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Rapid City
Saturday, October 28 at 7:05 p.m. at Wichita
Sunday, October 29 at 4:05 p.m. at Wichita
November 2023 (12 games - 6 home, 6 road)
Friday, November 3 at 6:35 p.m. at Cincinnati
Saturday November 4 at 6:35 p.m. at Cincinnati
Wednesday, November 8 vs. Kalamazoo at 7:05 p.m.
Friday, November 10 vs. Kalamazoo at 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, November 11 vs. Kalamazoo at 7:05 p.m.
Wednesday, November 15 vs. Utah at 10:35 a.m. (Field Trip Day)
Friday, November 17 vs. Utah at 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, November 18 vs. Utah at 7:05 p.m.
Wednesday, November 22 at Kalamazoo at 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 23 at Fort Wayne at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 25 at Wheeling at 6:10 p.m.
Sunday, November 26 at Wheeling at 3:10 p.m.
December 2023 (15 games - 6 home, 9 road)
Friday, December 1 at 6:35 p.m. at Cincinnati
Saturday, December 2 at 6:15 p.m. at Toledo
Sunday, December 3 at 4:15 p.m. at Toledo
Friday, December 8 at 6:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo
Saturday, December 9 at 6:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo
Sunday, December 10 at 4:00 p.m. at Fort Wayne
Friday, December 15 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Toledo
Saturday, December 16 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Toledo
Sunday, December 17 at 2:05 p.m. vs. Toledo
Thursday, December 21 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Fort Wayne
Friday, December 22 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Fort Wayne
Saturday, December 23 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Fort Wayne
Friday, December 29 at 8:05 p.m. at Rapid City
Saturday, December 30 at 8:05 p.m. at Rapid City
Sunday, December 31 at 8:05 p.m. at Rapid City
January 2024 (10 games - 3 home, 7 road)
Saturday, January 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Fort Wayne
Sunday, January 7 at 4:00 p.m. at Fort Wayne
Friday, January 12 at 7:05 p.m. at Tulsa
Saturday, January 13 at 7:05 p.m. at Tulsa
Monday, January 15 at 10:35 a.m. vs. Cincinnati
Friday, January 19 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wheeling
Saturday, January 20 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wheeling
Wednesday, January 24 at 6:35 p.m. at Cincinnati
Friday, January 26 at 6:00 p.m. at Indy
Saturday, January 27 at 6:00 p.m. at Indy
February 2024 (11 games - 7 home, 4 road)
Friday, February 2 at 6:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo
Saturday, February 3 at 6:00 p.m. at Kalamazoo
Wednesday, February 7 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Kalamazoo
Friday, February 9 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Cincinnati
Saturday, February 10 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Cincinnati
Wednesday, February 14 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Indy
Friday, February 16 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Indy
Saturday, February 17 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Indy
Wednesday, February 21 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wichita
Friday, February 23 at 6:35 p.m. at Cincinnati
Saturday, February 24 at 6:35 p.m. at Cincinnati
March 2024 (14 games - 6 home, 8 road)
Friday, March 1 at 6:00 p.m. at Indy
Saturday, March 2 at 6:15 p.m. at Toledo
Sunday, March 3 at 4:15 p.m. at Toledo
Friday, March 8 at 7:05 p.m. at Wichita
Saturday, March 9 at 7:05 p.m. at Wichita
Wednesday, March 13 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wheeling
Friday, March 15 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wheeling
Saturday, March 16 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wheeling
Friday, March 22 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wichita
Saturday, March 23 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Wichita
Sunday, March 24 at 2:05 p.m. vs. Wichita
Wednesday, March 27 at 7:05 p.m. at Kansas City
Friday, March 29 at 7:05 p.m. at Kansas City
Saturday, March 30 at 7:05 p.m. at Kansas City
April 2024 (6 games - 6 home, 0 road)
Wednesday, April 3 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Toledo
Friday, April 5 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Toledo
Saturday, April 6 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Toledo
Wednesday, April 10 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Kalamazoo
Friday, April 12 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Kalamazoo
Saturday, April 13 at 7:05 p.m. vs. Kansas City
*all game dates and times subject to change
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