THE biggest weekend of the season is here! No other words are needed to highlight the importance of the back-to-back home games against the league leading Cardiff Devils this Friday and Saturday in Belfast. With the Giants 3 points behind 1st place, this weekend gives the Giants an opportunity to move into first place with the help of two large home crowds.
Tickets for both games are now on sale from the Arena Box Office either in person or by phoning 028 9073 9074 as well as online through Ticketmaster by clicking here. Here are your 5 reasons to get to Giants vs Devils on Friday & Saturday at The SSE Arena, Belfast…
1) 1st Place On The Line!
With only 11 games remaining, the race for the Elite League title is heating up! The Giants trail the Cardiff Devils by 3 points, which means that this weekend gives us an opportunity to overtake the league leaders.
As they say, revenge is a dish best served cold…or on ice! With this weekends double header, the Giants have an almost immediate chance to avenge last Wednesday’s Challenge Cup Semi-Final defeat against the Cardiff Devils which knocked Belfast out and saw the Welsh side advance to the final.
3) WIN Giant Prizes!
On Friday and Saturday – you could win some fantastic prizes with our 50/50, Shirt Off The Back AND Chuck-A-Puck competitions!
50/50: WIN a GIANT cash prize this Friday and Saturday! Last game, we gave away £951 to the winner. Tickets for 50/50 are on sale all game for £1 each, 5 for £3, 10 for £5, 30 for £10 and remember – the more you buy, the more GIANT the prize!
Shirt Off The Back: WIN your very own Belfast Giants game worn Valentine’s jersey! The team will be wearing specially commissioned Valentine’s Jerseys at both games against the Devils and you will be able to win a game worn jersey of your own with all jerseys up for grabs in the Shirt off the Back raffle. Tickets will be on sale from our sellers throughout the Arena at: £2 for 1, £5 for 5, £10 for 15 and £20 for 40.
Chuck-A-Puck: Chuck your (foam!) pucks onto the ice during the intermission right after the 2nd period and the closest 3 pucks to centre-ice will win! With a 1st prize of a trip for 2 to Scotland thanks to Stena Line, 2nd prize of a Giants jersey signed by the team and 3rd prize of a family pass (2 Adults & 2 Kids) to a home game of your choice! Chuck-A-Pucks will be on sale all night for £1 each.
4) GIANT Atmosphere!
No doubt, The SSE Arena will be buzzing for both games against the league leaders this weekend. Head Coach Derrick Walser has already asked for the fans help this weekend and Blair Riley also gave a special shoutout to Giants fans in this week’s BBC Face-Off episode.
Boomerang Corner, who have been outstanding in cheering on the team, is THE place to be on game nights! Located at Door 15, the entire area from the big screen at the top of the section right the way down to the ice is completely unreserved, meaning that you can sit anywhere you like in Boomerang Corner.
5) We Can Do It!
The Giants-Devils series is a split so far with each side winning two games. The Giants can take confidence from the last two league games, having won both – a 3-2 win in Belfast in November as well as January’s 3-2 win in Cardiff!