JACKSONVILLE, FL. – The Jacksonville Icemen are pleased to announce that team is recipient of the ECHL's Most Creative Tickets Package Award for the team's Lizard King Night from the 2020-21 seaosn. In addtion, the Icemen were named finalists for additional award categories as well. The announcement came at the 2020-21 ECHL Team Awards, presented by Stage Front, that were presented at the 2021 ECHL Hockey Summer Meetings in Las Vegas on August 16.
The Icemen's Lizard KIng Night paid homage to Jacksonville's first ECHL team, the Jacksomnville Lizard Kings. The night featured throwback ticket pricing, former players and staff, 1990's themed music, Lizard King jerseys were worn by the Icemen players and more. The game resulted in a sellout crowd that witnessed an Icemen win and the night generated a good amount of ticket and mechandise revenue.
The Icemen were also nominated for Marketing Team of the Year, Most Creative Revenue Generation of the Year, and for Theme Night of the Year. In addition, Icemen Business Development Manager Trent Blair has been named a finalist for the Sales Professional of the Year award.
The annual ECHL Team Awards honor teams and individuals in several categories for their accomplishments during the 2020-21 Season. --The Icemen’s home opener for their 2021-2022 All-Star Season is set for November 6 against the South Carolina Stingrays. Full and partial season packages that include tickets to the 2022 ECHL All-Star Classic are currently available. Contact the Icemen office at 904-602-7825, or visit www.jacksonvilleicemen.com for more information.