Wichita, KS (Feb. 25th) - The Wichita Thunder, proud member of the ECHL and powered by Toyota, continue their five-game homestand this weekend with a pair of games. Friday night is the first-ever Adult Jersey Giveaway, presented by Kansas National Guard, and Sunday is American Family Insurance Buy-In Night.
The first 1,000 adults 13 or older in the door on Friday will receive this special giveaway. Friday night is also Wichita State University Night. Fans are encouraged to wear their black and gold and help us celebrate their Shocker pride. WuShock will be in attendance to drop the ceremonial face-off and help the fans get ready for ESPN Game Day that will be in town on Saturday morning. Join the team after the game at Chili's located at Central and Maize Road for a post-game party and meet your favorite players.
Sunday afternoon is American Family Insurance Buy In Night. Contact your local participating American Family Insurance agent and receive free upper level tickets as the Allen Americans come to town. After the game, join the team for a post-game skate. Rentals will be available and are subject to availability.
Wichita has a few days off and will get back after it this Friday with the Brampton Beast coming to town for the first time this season.
Individual tickets are on sale now. Don't delay! Tickets can be purchased at the INTRUST Arena Box office, by calling 755-SEAT or go online at www.selectaseat.com. Stay up-to-date on all the news during the season by visiting www.wichitathunder.com. 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.