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Iowa Barnstormers Host First Responders Night

April 20, 2017 - Indoor Football League (IFL) - Iowa Barnstormers News Release

DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers will be honoring and celebrating our local heroes during First Responders Night on Saturday, April 29 as they face off against the Colorado Crush at Wells Fargo Arena. Kickoff is set for 7:05 p.m.

Throughout the game, the Barnstormers will be celebrating firemen, police officers, and EMT's. The game will kick off as First Responders join the Barnstormers players as they enter the field.

Iowa Barnstormers players will be wearing specialty First Responders jerseys during the game. Fans are invited to bid on these jerseys through a Silent Auction on the main concourse. Jerseys will be awarded to the auction winners off the players backs at the end of the game. The Jersey Auction will begin to close at the end of the third quarter. All proceeds will benefit the Family Funds at the Des Moines Police Officers Credit Union.

With the help of their sponsors, the Iowa Barnstormers will be offering FREE tickets for First Responders and their families to attend the game on Saturday, April 29. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. If you are interested in becoming a First Responders Night sponsor, please contact the Iowa Barnstormers front office at 515-633-2255.

Tickets to First Responders Night are now available to the public for just $15 with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the Family Funs at the Des Moines Police Officers Credit Union. Give back to our local heroes and don't miss a minute of the action! To purchase tickets, call the Barnstormers at (515) 633-2255 or visit http://barnstormers.isportstix.com/order/group/first.

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