Wichita, KS (Nov. 24th) - The Wichita Thunder, proud member of the ECHL and powered by Toyota, will finish off a long stretch of home games with two more this coming Wednesday and Saturday night. Wednesday night is $1 Beer and Country Night and Saturday is Toys for Tots Night presented by McDonald's. Both games will start at 7:05 p.m.
Tomorrow night, the Indy Fuel visits INTRUST Bank Arena for the first time in franchise history. This will be the first team from Indianapolis to visit the Air Capital since the Ice were a member of the CHL during the 2003-04 season. Wichita lost at home during their last meeting by the final of 3-2 on February 25, 2004.
Wednesday night is also $1 Beer and Country Night. Wear your best country attire and have a chance to win some great prizes including two tickets to the PBR event at INTRUST Bank Arena.
Wichita will finish out the week with a pair of games against the Tulsa Oilers. On Black Friday, the Thunder will head to the BOK Center to take on the Oilers at 7:05 p.m. Wichita returns home on Saturday night to welcome Tulsa back to town for the second time this season. Wichita leads the StoneWolf Casino Cup Series 2-0-0-0, claiming the last win in a shootout on Veterans Day.
Help us support Toys for Tots on Saturday. Fans can bring an unwrapped toy to the Thunder office, Wichita Brewing Company and Pizzeria East and West locations or to the game that night to get a buy one, get one free offer for the game.
Individual tickets for all games are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased at the INTRUST Arena Box office, by calling 855-755-SEAT or go online at www.selectaseat.com.
Follow along with us on our social media platforms on Facebook, Twitter (@wichita_thunder), Snapchat (wichthunder), Instagram (Wichita_Thunder) and LinkedIn, presented by Wichita Brewing Company.
About the ECHL
The ECHL began in 1988-89 with five teams in four states and has grown into a coast-to-coast league with 28 teams in 20 states and one Canadian province for its 27th season in 2014-15. There have been 541 players who have started their career in the ECHL have gone on to play in the National Hockey League, including 29 who made their NHL debuts in the 2013-14 season. The ECHL had affiliations with 26 of the 30 NHL teams in 2013-14, marking the 17th consecutive season that the league had affiliations with at least 20 teams in the NHL. Further information on the ECHL is available on its website at ECHL.com, as well as on Twitter and Facebook.