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Promotions: Firebirds host rival Saginaw in Flint Wednesday

Flint, Mich. – The Firebirds and Saginaw Spirit will meet this Wednesday night when the two clubs face-off at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center and great promotions are available for fans! Puck drop is set for 7 p.m. (ET) for game two of the I-75 Divide Cup, presented by Coors Light.

In partnership with the Foodbank of Eastern Michigan, fans can bring in five non-perishable food items to the Firebirds’ merchandise store, The Birds Nest, at the Dort Federal Event Center for a complimentary sponsored Silver Level ticket, courtesy of Little Caesars. Additionally, the Firebirds offer amazing deals for all of their weekday home games featuring $2 beers, hot dogs, popcorn and sodas! Everyone in attendance will receive a pair of thunderstix, compliments of Dort Federal Credit Union.

On-the-ice, Flint posted a 4-1 victory in Saginaw in game one of the I-75 Divide Cup on Sep. 21 (Watch Highlights). The Firebirds are off to their best start in franchise history with a 15-8-0-0 record overall and a 10-3-0-0 record on home-ice. Flint will enter Wednesday’s contest as winners of their last two games and in third-place in the OHL’s Western Conference. Saginaw holds a 13-8-1-1 record and is in sixth place.

Fans will have the opportunity to see eight players that are drafted and/or signed by NHL clubs on the ice in Flint Wednesday consisting of Flint’s Dennis Busby (Arizona Coyotes), Ty Dellandrea (Dallas Stars), Ethan Keppen (Vancouver Canucks) and Vladislav Kolyachonok (Florida Panthers) and Saginaw’s Cole Coskey (New York Islanders), Damien Giroux (Minnesota Wild), Blade Jenkins (New York Islanders) and Mason Millman (Philadelphia Flyers). Additionally, the Firebirds’ Evan Vierling and Saginaw’s Cole Perfetti and Ilya Solovyov are listed on NHL Central Scouting’s ‘Players to Watch’ list for the upcoming NHL Draft this June in Montreal.

Single game tickets for all Firebirds games are $12 Bronze, $16 Silver, $20 Gold and $26 VIP seating (Seating Chart). All seats are reserved / assigned seating. Fans can purchase tickets by calling (810) 744-0580, in-person at the Dort Federal Event Center Box Office or online at ticketmaster.com here.

Group ticket packages are available to fit your needs. Whether you are entertaining corporate clients, celebrating a special occasion, having a fun night out with family and friends or rewarding employees, we have a fun, easy and affordable plan for you! For more information, contact John Notter by calling (810) 744-0580 ext. 213 or by emailing john@flintfirebirds.com.


About The Flint Firebirds:
 
The Flint Firebirds are a proud member of the prestigious 20-team Ontario Hockey League. The OHL is one of three leagues that constitute the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), which is known as the world’s premiere player development league for the NHL. On NHL opening day rosters in October, 70% of the players were CHL alums. Since the Firebirds’ inception three seasons ago, the team has produced 17 NHL signed or drafted players. The Firebirds average nearly 3,000 fans per game at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, reaching over 100,000 fans each OHL season.

 

For more information:

Dominic Hennig
Director of Broadcasting & Communications
Flint Firebirds Hockey Club
dominic@flintfirebirds.com
(810) 519-9347

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