Reading, PA – The Reading Royals announced Monday the team’s theme night schedule for the 2018-19 season and that single-game tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster.com (http://bit.ly/RoyalsTickets) and the Weidenhammer Box Office at Santander Arena. Visit the Royals offices at Santander Arena between 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday for tickets or call 610-898-7825.
Opening Weekend, presented by Met-Ed
Season Opener: Sat., Oct. 13, 7:00 p.m.
Block party 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. | Food and drinks available | Performance by the Uptown Band | Attempt at setting the World Record for most cowbells played at a time | Cowbell giveaway (first 6,500 fans) | Red carpet introduction for the players
Philadelphia Eagles Legends Night (Vince Papale and Bill Bergey): Oct. 14, 5:00 p.m.
Pregame tailgate 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Appearance by Eagles legends Vince Papale and Bill Bergey | National cornhole tournament
Star Wars Night: Sat., Oct. 27
Nickelodeon Night featuring Spongebob: Sun., Dec. 16
Marvel Super Hero Night featuring Black Panther Jerseys: Sat., Feb. 2
Nickelodeon Night featuring Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Sun., Mar. 24
Movember Men’s Cancer Awareness: Sat., Nov. 10
Special Olympics Night: Fri., Nov. 16
Pink in the Rink: Sat., Feb. 9
Mental Health Awareness Night: Fri., Mar. 15
American Cancer Society Night: Sat., Mar. 23
Autism Awareness Night: Sat., Mar. 30
Reading hosts Adirondack for the only home exhibition game at Santander Arena on Sat., Oct. 6 at 7:00 p.m. Admission to the preseason game is free with the donation of a canned good.
Season tickets and mini-plans are on sale by calling 610-898-7825 (PUCK).
First Home Game Oct. 13
The Royals will open the 2018-19 regular season at Santander Arena on Sat., Oct. 13 at 7:00 p.m. vs. the Worcester Railers. The home opener will feature a special Block Party with a performance by the “Uptown Band” and a red carpet presentation for the team.
About the Royals
The Royals have been owned by serial entrepreneur Jack Gulati since 2014 and are entering their 18th ECHL season. Proudly affiliated with the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers and AHL’s Lehigh Valley Phantoms, Reading plays in the Santander Arena, located in downtown Reading, PA at 700 Penn Street. The Royals won the Kelly Cup in 2013, have made the playoffs in nine straight seasons and are four-time division champions.