This Friday AND Saturday the Stena Line Belfast Giants return to home ice to take on the Nottingham Panthers in two highly charged games at The SSE Arena, Belfast.
Both sides are separated by only a few points in both the conference and league standings and sets up a important weekend for both sides and their Elite League title chase.
Back-to-back big crowds are expected at the SSE Arena for the 7pm face offs, Doors 6pm (both days) and so fans are encouraged to get to the arena early on both nights. Tickets are available NOW from the SSE Arena Box Office (028 9073 9074) or via the Ticketmaster website.
With two mouth watering clashes against our old rivals, the Panthers, cash prizes to be won, Fanzone and more – here is your Essential Guide to a GIANT Weekend at The SSE Arena…
👊Remember when the rivalry began!?👀
📅 Saturday 26th October 2002
🏒 Giants 3⃣-2⃣ @PanthersIHC
👊 108 Penalty Minutes
— Belfast Giants (@BelfastGiants) January 10, 2018
Game Night Prizes
You could win some GIANT prizes at this weekends’ games against Nottingham with our Chuck-A-Puck, 50/50 AND Shirt Off The Back competitions!
Chuck-A-Puck: Chuck your (foam!) pucks onto the ice during the intermission right after the 2nd period and the closest THREE 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 signed jersey and a 3rd prize of a family pass to the Giants game of your choice! Chuck-A-Pucks will be on sale all night for £1 each.
50/50: WIN a GIANT cash prize this weekend! Tickets for 50/50 are on sale from doors open for £1 each, 5 for £3, 10 for £5, 30 for £10 with 50% of the total prize fund awarded to one lucky winner at the end of the game. Remember – the more you buy, the more GIANT the prize!
Shirt Off The Back: WIN your very own Belfast Giants game worn jersey! This weekend you have plenty of chances win with four jerseys up for grabs both games. Tickets are £2 for 1, £5 for 5, £10 for 15 and £20 for 40.
The 2017/18 Annual Yearbook will be on sale, £5 each, from the Kukri Sports merchandise store or from the Official Supporters Club located on ‘The Bridge’.
Make sure to check out the Fanzone, located on ‘The Bridge’ at the east end of the Arena. Chocallure will be there with their warm belgian chocolate chocolate cups and you can also take advantage of special Fanzone offers from the Food & Beverage Cart.
Hannon Coach Travel Club and Belfast Giants Official Supporters Club will all be in the Fanzone and of course you can test your hockey skills at our Virtual Hockey Simulator!
Food & Beverage
Dale Farm’s famous (& tasty!) milkshakes, only £3 each, are back for the Nottingham games – available at selected stands around the Arena.
The ‘2nd Period Blitz’ is back this weekend! Stay tuned during each game to find out which selected food & bev product will be reduced to only £2 during the intermission following the 2nd period.
Download The SSE Arena app and you will be able to enter competitions, use exclusive selfie frames and take advantage of special offers on food and drinks!
Stick around and enjoy a drink with some of your fellow Giants fans for a bit of post game analysing of the games in McCools this weekend. There is a designated family area in the lounge connected to McCools – so even if you have kids with you, you can still be part of the post game fun.
Last time in Belfast vs @PanthersIHC – #⃣8⃣8⃣ Ryan Martinelli drops the gloves with Nottingham's Robert Farmer💪
— Belfast Giants (@BelfastGiants) January 11, 2018