Stars release promotions schedule for 2016-17 season

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Stars Release Promotions Schedule for 2016-2017 Season

Pink in the Rink and Military Appreciation Night highlight the schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 8, 2016

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Lincoln, Neb. – The Lincoln Stars released the 2016-2017 Promotions Schedule on Thursday. All promotions are subject to change and listed with descriptions below.

Complete Schedule

Friday, Sept. 23 – Opening Night vs. Tri-City Storm

The Stars open the 2016-2017 season against the defending Clark Cup champions!

Friday, Sept. 30 – Fall Festival vs. Des Moines Buccaneers (First 2,500 fans get a magnet schedule)

Bring your family out for a petting zoo in the Ice Box and a fun, fall atmosphere with activities for all ages!

Thursday, Oct. 6 vs. Waterloo Black Hawks – Toga Night

Wear your toga while we celebrate classic college flicks at Ice Box! Special packages for college students are available by calling 402-474-7827

Friday, Oct. 7 vs. Sioux City Musketeers – Election Night

Bring canned foods to show support for your favorite political candidate!

Friday, Oct. 14 vs. Des Moines Buccaneers – Pink in the Rink

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Night at the Ice Box. We’re dying the ice pink and holding a raffle for special game-worn jerseys!

Friday, Nov. 11 vs. Tri-City Storm – Military Appreciation Night

Celebrate all who served or are serving in the armed forces. We’ll be auctioning game-worn jerseys and a portion of ticket sales will be donated to charity!

Friday, Nov. 18 vs. Des Moines Buccaneers – Princesses and Pirates Night

Dress as your favorite princess or pirate (arr!) for a night at the Ice Box! Special packages for college students are available by calling 402-474-7827

Wednesday, Nov. 23 vs. Tri-City Storm – Game Show Night

We’re dedicating this night to everyone’s favorite game shows with music and games to match!

Friday, Dec. 2 vs. Muskegon Lumberjacks – 80’s Ski Lodge Night

Celebrate your favorite ‘80’s movie for another college night with the Stars! Special packages for college students are available by calling 402-474-7827.

Friday, Dec. 9 vs. Dubuque Fighting Saints – Star Wars Night

We’re turning the Ice Box into a galaxy far, far away!

Saturday, Dec. 17 vs. Omaha Lancers – Teddy Bear Toss & Santa Comes to Town

Bring your teddy bears to toss on the ice and Santa will be at the Ice Box so wear your ugly Christmas sweater!

Wednesday, Dec. 28 vs. Tri-City Storm – Wiener Dog Derby

Weiner dog races and a wiener dog pageant will highlight a night of shenanigans!

Friday, Dec. 30 vs. Sioux City Musketeers – Pajama Night

Slip into your pajamas early as we kick off the New Year in style!

Saturday, Jan. 7 vs. Omaha Lancers – Saturday Day Night Fever (40th Anniversary)

We’re celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the classic movie with a ‘70s disco theme!

Saturday, Jan. 14 vs. Cedar Rapids RoughRiders – Season Ticket Holder Night

We’re thanking our season ticket holders with games, contests and promotions specifically for those with us all season!

Friday, Jan. 27 vs. Fargo Force – Margaritaville Night

Enjoy beachy vibes from Jimmy Buffet!

Friday, Jan. 28 vs. Fargo Force – ‘Merica Night

‘MURICA! Special packages for college students are available by calling 402-474-7827

Friday, Feb. 3 vs. Omaha Lancers – Vegas Night

Roll the dice on a big win and enjoy games and activities as you watch!

Friday, Feb. 10 vs. Waterloo Black Hawks – Night of Love

Feel the love with the most romantic sport! Games and promotions will keep the heat in the Ice Box!

Saturday, Feb. 25 vs. Sioux Falls Stampede – Disney and Nickelodeon

Channel your favorite channel in the Ice Box! Special packages for college students are available by calling 402-474-7827

Saturday, March 4 vs. Chicago Steel – Zombie Night

The undead come to life for a scary night in the barn!

Friday, March 10 vs. Team USA – Superheroes Night

It’s the beginning of the Geek-End Weekend where superheroes will roam the concourse and keep civilians safe!

Saturday, March 11 vs. Team USA – Nintendo Night

Geek-End continues with a tribute to classic video games and all the sounds that go with it!

Friday, March 17 vs. Bloomington Thunder – Irish Night

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in style with green beer and a pinch of good luck for the home team!

Saturday, March 18 vs. Bloomington Thunder – Country Night

Wrangle the Thunder to the ground in your best country get-up!

Friday, March 24 vs. Tri-City Storm – Daytona Mania

Nascar. WWE. You get the picture… Special packages for college students are available by calling 402-474-7827

Saturday, March 25 vs. Madison Capitols – Carnival Night

The Ice Box turns into a circus for the night with family-fun activities!

Friday, April 7 vs. Omaha Lancers – Fan Appreciation Night

Giveaways, contests, prizes and a chance to win the players’ game-worn jerseys!

The Stars will host a preseason game against the Omaha Lancers on Friday, Sept. 16. Full season ticket holders will receive complimentary tickets to the exhibition.

The Stars regular season home opener is set for Friday, Sept. 23 against the Tri-City Storm. Individual tickets are now on sale.

For tickets and information regarding ticket packages for the 2016-2017 season call the box office at 402-474-7827 or log on to