THE DISTILLERY TO HOST AMERKS “MEET THE PLAYERS” PARTY TUESDAY, OCT. 9News | 9/30/2012 10:26:42 AM | ROCHESTER AMERICANS
The Rochester Americans announced today that The Distillery, a longtime sponsor of the Amerks, will host a Meet the Players Party at the restaurant’s Mt. Hope location on Tuesday, Oct. 9 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. as the Amerks get set to open the 2012-13 American Hockey League season.
Amerks players and coaches will be on hand at the event to meet fans and sign autographs while Clear Channel radio host John DiTullio will broadcast his daily sports talk show live from The Distillery on Sports 1280 WHTK from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
“The Amerks are grateful to our friends at The Distillery for once again hosting a Meet the Players Party prior to the start of another hockey season,” said Amerks Vice President of Business Operations Rob Kopacz. “The Party is a great opportunity for our players and coaches to meet and get re-acquainted with the great hockey fans of Rochester before starting the new season.”
The Distillery will offer food and drink specials throughout the event, including $3 bottled beers, $3 tacos, pitchers of Sangria and Margaritas for $9.99, and half-priced appetizers from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and after 9 p.m.
Full-Season, Half-Season and 12-Game ticket packages, along with individual game tickets, for the 2012-13 season are now on sale. The regular season begins Friday, Oct. 12 when the Amerks host the Syracuse Crunch at The Blue Cross Arena at 7:05 p.m. For more information, visit www.amerks.com or call 1-855-GO-AMERKS.