RiverKings release 2015-16 promo schedule

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Mississippi RiverKings, the longest continually operating professional sports franchise in the greater Memphis area, have announced their 2015-16 promotional schedule. Once again all 28 home games will have a special theme.

The RiverKings will hold four specialty jersey auction nights during the course of the season. The first will be a special military-themed jersey on Military Appreciation Night (Nov. 7). The remaining jersey auction nights are Elvis Night (Jan. 2), Pink in the Rink (Feb. 6) and Fan Appreciation Night (Apr. 9), when our Belhaven University warmup jerseys will be auctioned. 

More specific information regarding each theme night, including giveaways, discounts and more, will be available at least two weeks prior to the game. 

Single-game tickets will go on sale at a later date. Dates included in mini plan packages (Mini-3, Mini-5 and Mini-8) will be announced at a later date.

 2015-16 Promotional Schedule
Day Date  Opponent  Theme  Details 
Friday  Oct. 23  Louisiana  Home Opener  BOGO Group Package 
Tuesday  Nov. 3  Peoria  Mustache Awareness  Start of our month-long Movember campaign 
Friday  Nov. 6  Macon  Teen Night Teens enjoy discounted tickets and a great time! 
Saturday  Nov. 7  Columbus  Military Appreciation*  We honor those who have served/are serving in the military 
Friday  Nov. 20  Knoxville  80's Night  Turn back the clocks to the 80's with music, games and more 
Tuesday  Nov. 24  Huntsville  Youth Sports Night  Part of a youth sports team/league? Enjoy discounted tickets and see the pros in action! 
Saturday  Nov. 28  Knoxville  Teddy Bear Toss  Come wear an ugly sweater and toss those teddies for charity after the RiverKings score! 
Friday  Dec. 4  Peoria  Hunger Games Night  Bring canned food to donate to the local food pantry 
Saturday  Dec. 5  Peoria  Sci-Fi Night Dress up in Sci-Fi costume you will!
Tuesday  Dec. 8  Columbus  Face Off Field Trip  The first of two morning games for local schools. This one is designed for Middle Schools! 
Sunday  Dec. 27  Huntsville  Pay What You Can  Celebrate the holiday season with us as we let you decide the ticket price! 
Saturday  Jan. 2  Louisiana  Elvis Night*  Honor The King as we wear special Elvis Jerseys! 
Friday  Jan. 15  Knoxville  Pack the House  We hold our annual fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® 
Friday  Jan. 22  Pensacola  Pups N' Pucks  Enjoy an on-ice wiener dog race as we support local animal rescues 
Saturday  Jan. 23  Louisiana  Faith and Family  Come with your church or family and enjoy a peaceful night at the rink 
Tuesday  Jan. 26  Huntsville  Face Off Field Trip  The second of two morning games for local schools. This is designed for Elementary Schools! 
Friday  Jan. 29  Macon  90's Night  Slide back into the 90's with music, games and more from the 1990's! 
Saturday  Jan. 30  Knoxville  College Night Receive a discount to the game with a college ID! 
Saturday  Feb. 6  Huntsville  Pink in the Rink*  We continue to spread Breast Cancer Awareness with special pink jerseys 
Tuesday  Feb. 9  Louisiana  Mardi Gras  Celebrate Mardi Gras with the RiverKings
Friday  Feb. 26  Louisiana  Witches and Wizards  Dress up like Harry Potter or your favorite witch and wizard 
Saturday  Feb. 27  Macon  Heroes Night We honor everyday heroes like Police Officers, Firefighters and other first responders!
Friday  Mar. 11  Macon  Conservation Night  Blend in with the crowd by wearing camouflage  
Tuesday  Mar. 15  Huntsville  Family Staycation  Earn a reward for your school by attending a RiverKings game during spring break! 
Friday  Mar. 18  Fayetteville  Daddy/Daughter Date Night  No better way to spend a Friday than taking your daughter to a hockey game 
Saturday  Mar. 19  Fayetteville  Read Across America  Bring a book for our book drive 
Friday  Apr. 8  Pensacola  Video Game Night  We all loved NHL '94. Now see that transformed into live action 
Saturday  Apr. 9  Pensacola  Fan Appreciation*  End the regular season in style as we show our appreciation to the fans with giveaways, etc! 

*Denotes jersey auction  

The Mississippi RiverKings are proud to be the longest, continually operating sports franchise in the Memphis area, as they begin their 24th season in 2015. The home opener is scheduled for Friday, October 23 at the Landers Center. Groups of 15 or more who purchase a group for that night will receive an identical group package to any other regular season game for free. RiverKings' season tickets for the 2015-16 season are on sale now by calling 662-342-1755! Pay in full by September 1 to receive a commemorative season ticket holder booklet. For more information, check out riverkings.com.

About the Mississippi RiverKings

The RiverKings are supported by our community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and grants from the Maddox Foundation, an independent private foundation based in Hernando, Miss. To find out more about the RiverKings, call 662.342.1755 or visit www.riverkings.com.

The Mississippi RiverKings have announced their 2015-16 promotional schedule, which is highlighted by "Pay What You Can" Night on Dec. 27 and Pack the House for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® on Jan. 15. Fan favorite nights like Elvis Night (Jan. 2) and Pink in the Rink (Feb. 6) will also return this season. The team will hold six postgame jersey auctions during the season.

Posted by Lukas Favale at 1:00 PM

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MAC x-Macon 56 33 16 7 73
PEN x-Pensacola 56 33 16 7 73
HUN x-Huntsville 56 30 16 10 70
KNX x-Knoxville 56 30 20 6 66
EVV x-Evansville 56 27 20 9 63
MRK x-RiverKings 56 29 25 2 60
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BIR Birmingham 56 22 28 6 50
FAY Fayetteville 56 12 38 6 30
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