Wichita, KS (Feb. 10th) - The Wichita Thunder, proud member of the ECHL and powered by Toyota, are excited to announce that the 5th Annual Police vs. Fire game will take place on Saturday, February 20th starting at 5:15 p.m. at INTRUST Bank Arena.
The Flying Monkeys will once again look to defend their crown, the Chiefs Cup. The game will be played between the local police and fire departments with a portion of the ticket proceeds benefiting the Wichita Children's Home. Fans can use the code FIRE155 or PD155 for $11 tickets with $1 going back to this great cause. Doors open at 5 p.m. with the opening face-off at 5:15 p.m.
The South Carolina Stingrays come to town for the first-time ever for a pair of games starting Friday night at 7:05 p.m.
On Friday, get to the game early and get your Thunderdog Coin Bank, courtesy of Rose Hill Bank. The first 1,000 fans in the door will get this great novelty item.
Saturday night is Reality TV Night, featuring a casting call for the hit TV show, Survivor. Fans can also meet past winners of the show including season one winner, Richard Hatch. There will be items raffled off to benefit the Danny Strong Fund.
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
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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.