The Rochester Americans announced today that tickets for both preseason home games against the Toronto Marlies are now on sale. In addition, individual game tickets for the Amerks 2017-18 regular season will go on sale on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 10:00 a.m.
The two-game set between the North Division rivals begins on Friday, Sept. 29 when the Amerks take on the Marlies at 7:05 p.m. at the Gene Polisseni Center on the campus of Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). All tickets for the game will be General Admission and will be available for purchase for just $5 at the Polisseni Center Box Office, online at www.amerks.com and www.RITtickets.com, or at the Amerks Main Office located at The Blue Cross Arena. RIT students can purchase tickets for $3.
The 4,300-seat Gene Polisseni Center, located on the campus of RIT, opened on September 18, 2014 and is home to the RIT Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division I hockey teams.
The same two teams will meet again on Saturday, Sept. 30 for a 7:05 p.m. rematch at HarborCenter in Buffalo. Tickets for the second game of the weekend are available for $10 each for General Admission seating with $5 tickets available for all Amerks and Buffalo Sabres Season Ticket Members. Tickets can be purchased at www.tickets.com, through www.amerks.com, at the KeyBank Center Box Office or the Amerks Office.
HarborCenter is a 650,000 square foot complex connected to the Buffalo Sabres’ KeyBank Center in downtown Buffalo. The complex features two NHL size rinks, including a 1,800-seat arena where the Amerks preseason game will take place, as well as 13 ADA compliant locker rooms, classroom and theater facilities, IMPACT Sports Performance training facility, a 205-room full service Marriott Hotel, (716) Food and Sport restaurant, The Healthy Scratch, a unique Tim Hortons Café & Bakeshop dedicated to the Sabres legend and parking.
Amerks Season ticket Members can go to www.amerks.com/preseason to receive their complimentary ticket for Sept. 29 and a discounted ticket for Sept. 30.
Individual game tickets for the 2017-18 season will start as low as just $14 per game while season tickets can be purchased for as little as $12 per game. In addition to Full Season, Half Season, a variety of Flex Season Memberships and Single Game tickets, the Amerks are also offering Kids Ticket pricing ($10 per seat for kids age 2-6 with purchase of a full price adult ticket at the Box Office for all home games) as well as Military and Student discounts ranging from $12 to $20.
A breakdown of ticket prices by seating location can be found below:
|Section||Full Season Ticket||Half Season Ticket||Box Office - Advance||Box Office - Day of Game|
|100 Center Ice||$18||$21||$28||$30|
|100 Attack Zone||$16||$19||$26||$28|
|200 Center Ice||$16||$19||$26||$28|
|100 Value Zone||$13||$16||$20||$22|
|200 Corner Zone||$13||$16||$20||$22|
|Upper End Zones||$12||$14||$14||$16|
Flex Season Memberships offer maximum flexibility and value and are available in a variety of quantities and prices. Flex Packs (37+ vouchers) can be purchased for $18 per voucher for Best Available seating, with additional options available for $19 per voucher (19-36 vouchers) or $20 per voucher (6-18 vouchers).
Group tickets are also available for Amerks home games and range from $13 per seat to $25 based upon group size (groups start at 10 fans) and seating location.
Group pricing for the 2017-18 season is as follows:
|Section||10-24 Tickets||25-49 Tickets||50-74 Tickets||75-99 Tickets||100+ Tickets|
|100 Center Ice||$22||$21||$20||$19||$18|
|100 Attack Zone||$20||$19||$18||$17||$16|
|200 Center Ice||$20||$19||$18||$17||$16|
|100 Value Zone||$17||$16||$15||$14||$13|
|200 Corner Zone||$17||$16||$15||$14||$13|
Contact an Amerks Ticket Sales Associate at 585-454-5335 for more information on season and group ticket packages.
For the second straight year, the Amerks will play all 76 of their games against Eastern Conference opponents this season, with 54 coming against their North Division rivals and 22 versus teams from the Atlantic Division. Joining Rochester in the North Division are three new franchises set to make their AHL debuts in 2017-18, including the Belleville Senators, Binghamton Devils and Laval Rocket, in addition to the Syracuse Crunch, Toronto Marlies and Utica Comets. Rochester will face Binghamton, the newest affiliate of the NHL’s New Jersey Devils, Syracuse and Utica 10 times apiece (five home, five road) and will play Belleville, top developmental team of the Ottawa Senators, Laval, which will serve as the AHL affiliate of the Montreal Canadiens, and Toronto eight times each (four home, four road).
Individual game tickets for games played at The Blue Cross Arena can be purchased at The Blue Cross Arena Box Office, online at www.amerks.com or by phone by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000.
Rochester begins its 62nd season in the American Hockey League on Friday, Oct. 6 against the Syracuse Crunch at The Blue Cross Arena. Amerks Season Ticket Memberships for the 2017-18 campaign, which start as low as just $12 per game, are on-sale now. The Amerks are also offering a variety of partial plans, including Half-Season Memberships and Flex Season Memberships with vouchers good for best available seating to any home game. All memberships are up to 40% off Box Office day of game pricing. For more information, visit www.amerks.com/seasontickets or call 1-855-GO-AMERKS.