ROCKFORD, Ill. – The Rockford IceHogs are hosting a pet item drive for Pucks and Paws Night when they host the Grand Rapids Griffins this Saturday, March 30 at 6 p.m. at the BMO Harris Bank Center. The item drive will benefit local animal shelters.
Fans who donate at the entrance of the arena on Saturday will receive a free upper-sideline ticket voucher to the IceHogs’ home game next Tuesday, April 2 vs. the San Antonio Rampage.
Suggested donations include pet food and cleaning supplies.
Saturday is Pucks and Paws Night at the BMO. Fans can bring their dog to the game and the first 1,500 fans will receive a free souvenir dog leash, courtesy of Riverside Dental. The IceHogs will also host their annual wiener dog race during the contest, as well as the final dog show of the 2018-19 season.
(Note: fans who bring their dog to the game will be required to provide the dog's registration number and county of registration at the game before being admitted into the BMO Harris Bank Center).
In addition, fans can enter to win several gift baskets on the concourse during the game. Each basket contains a variety of pet care items and can be won by purchasing a raffle ticket for that particular basket. Raffle tickets will be available for purchase at a table along the jersey wall.
To purchase tickets for the IceHogs game on Saturday, click HERE or call (815) 986-6465.
Next Home Game: March 27 vs. Milwaukee | 7 p.m.
The IceHogs host a Wednesday Dog Days game in which fans can bring their dog to the game for an additional $2. Proceeds from the event will go to local animal shelters. Wednesday is also a Fas Fuel Winning Weekday game, and those who attended Rockford’s contest on March 20 can exchange their ticket from that game for a free ticket of equal or lesser value to March 27 vs. Milwaukee.