RoughRiders host pair of home games this weekend
CEDAR RAPIDS- The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders will host a pair of games this weekend at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena, affectionately known as "The Stable". Friday, January 19th the RoughRiders will take on Team USA in their Small Business Appreciation Night and Saturday, January 20th they will host the Dubuque Fighting Saints for Super Hero Night.
Small Business Night allows for the RoughRiders to appreciate and focus on local Cedar Rapids Area Small Businesses. They will offer a buy one, get one free ticket special on Thursday, January 18th for any small business owners or staff. The ticket special is good in the RoughRiders green, gray and blue zones inside The Stable. To take advantage of the offer small business owners or staff can call 319-247-0340 or stop into the box office during the hours of 8:30 am to 5 pm on Thursday, January 18th.
Super Hero night on Saturday night will feature characters from the Avengers of the Knight based out of Des Moines, Iowa. Their group typically consists of popular Super Hero's such as Superman, Spider Man and Batman. They will be available for interaction and photos for most of the evening. It is also a Dupaco Cowbell Cup Matchup. The Cowbell Cup is a series of games played between Cedar Rapids and rival USHL franchises from Dubuque and Waterloo.
The RoughRiders dropped a pair of games last weekend, both in overtime. Falling at Chicago last Friday night by a score of 6-5 and Saturday at home against Waterloo, 3-2.
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