Volume 8 | July 25, 2018Many of you have been asking 'Is it October yet?' The official countdown is on with the release of the Jacksonville Icemen home schedule for the 2018-2019 season, presented by Community First Credit Union. If you're keeping track, we're 164 days from Opening Night when the Icemen will host the South Carolina Stingrays at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 13th.The Icemen will host divisional foe, and 2017-2018 regular season winners, the Florida Everblades, seven times this season. Atlanta will be the next most frequent flyer with six trips to Jacksonville. The Icemen will see home action each of the seven days of the week in 2018-2019. Single game tickets will go on sale in September.
Jacksonville's official NHL and AHL affiliates are both proving to be postseason forces.After splitting games in Nashville to open Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Winnipeg Jets returned home Tuesday night for a wild Game 3 that saw the Jets overcome a 3-goal deficit to eventually win 7-4. The Jets have been stellar at home all season, finishing with the best regular-season home record in the NHL and are undefeated at home in the postseason.Winnipeg leads the best-of-seven series 2-1 and will remain home for Game 4 on Thursday at 9:30 p.m. ET before heading back to Nashville for Game 5. The winner of the series will move on to the Western Conference Finals to face either the San Jose Sharks or the first-year Vegas Golden Knights.In a must-win Game 5, the Manitoba Moose handedly beat defending Calder Cup Champions Grand Rapids 5-1 Monday night to move on to the Central Division Finals against the Rockford IceHogs. The Moose will have home ice advantage for Game 1 and Game 2 of the seven-game series beginning May 4th. The series will return home for Game 6 & Game 7, if necessary.
|Saturday, May 5, 9:30 a.m.Join us at Walk For Wishes--a nationwide Make-A-Wish® fundraiser at Metropolitan Park. Sign up to walk with us, or donate to make more wishes come true.Thursday, May 31Season ticket early bird deadline. Purchase your season tickets below by May 31 for the biggest savings!
|CREATE A FAMILY BY EATING WITH YOUR FAMILY AT WENDY’S Community Night at Wendy’s in Jacksonville Area Wendy’s raises funds for Dave Thomas Foundation for AdoptionWHAT: Imagine if helping children in foster care was as easy as eating dinner. Well, good news! This Tuesday, May 8, it is! Fifteen percent of restaurant sales from customers who visit a participating Wendy’s for dinner will be donated to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption®, an organization committed to finding permanent, loving homes for children waiting in foster care.As an adopted child himself, Wendy’s founder Dave Thomas created the Foundation because he believed that children in foster care “aren’t someone else’s responsibility, they are our responsibility.” Today, Wendy’s remains committed to this belief and mission, and supports the organization through in-restaurant activations, partnerships and donations.WHEN: Tuesday, May 8, 5pm – 8pmWHERE: Participating Wendy’s® restaurants in Jacksonville and Surrounding Area Wendy’sABOUT THE WENDY’S COMPANY: The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) is the world's third-largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes approximately 6,600 franchise and Company-operated restaurants in the United States and 30 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit www.aboutwendys.com.
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