EVENT: Free Public Skating for Flyers Fans at Flyers Skate Zones to Celebrate the Start of the New Season
PLACE: Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone
Voorhees, N.J. 08043
DETAILS: To celebrate the start of the 2013-14 National Hockey League season, Comcast-Spectacor is offering Philadelphia Flyers fans two hours of free public skating from 12:30 p.m. through 2:30 p.m. at all Flyers Skate Zone locations in the Greater Philadelphia Region.
In addition to owning the Flyers, Comcast-Spectacor operates four Flyers Skate Zone locations:
Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone, 601 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees, N.J. 08043
Virtua Health Flyers Skate Zone, 6725 River Road, Pennsauken, N.J. 08110
Flyers Skate Zone, 501 North Albany Avenue, Atlantic City, N.J. 08401
Cavity Busters Flyers Skate Zone of Northeast Philadelphia, 10990 Decatur Road, Philadelphia, P.A. 19154
Fans dressed in their favorite Flyers orange and black skate for free. For fans looking to purchase new Flyers merchandise, Gear Zone is offering fans a 10% savings on all apparel, accessories and equipment purchases for a special one day sale. Skate rentals are available for just $3 per person. Parking is free.
Children are invited to participate in a Flyers “Hooked on Hockey” clinic and take a shot on goal on the Flyers inflatable in the parking lot at the Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, in addition to the free public skate, presented by South Jersey Radiology. Flyers alumni Bob “The Hound” Kelly and Todd Fedoruk will host the clinic and teach participantshockey drills including stick handling, passing and shooting while learning that they can have fun as they stay active.
The Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees will also host the annual Pro Stock Equipment Sale on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fans and hockey enthusiasts will have the unique opportunity to purchase Philadelphia Flyers game-used equipment ranging from helmets, to skates, to sticks, to pads and much more. The 10% Gear Zone discount will not apply to the Pro Stock sale.
The Flyers open the 2013-14 National Hockey League season at home against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m., presented by KIA Motors. Tickets are on sale now by calling 800-298-4200 or visitingPhiladelphiaFlyers.com.
For the most up-to-date information and season schedule, please visit the official team website PhiladelphiaFlyers.com.