This weekend the Stena Line Belfast Giants return to Elite League action for back-to-back…TO-BACK games!
First up is the home double header against the Guildford Flames this Friday and Saturday at The SSE Arena, both games face-off 7pm. Then the Giants travel to Nottingham on Sunday for their third game in as many days to face the Panthers at 4pm.
As it stands
The Giants are #2 in the Elite League standings – three points behind the Cardiff Devils and eight points clear of the Nottingham Panthers, who have played five games more.
The Flames are in 6th spot, 17 points behind the Giants, and make their first return to Belfast after falling to a 3-2 defeat to the Giants back in October. Since then, the Giants have won two and lost one of their three game series in Guildford.
Tickets for Friday and Saturday are on sale NOW from ticketmaster.ie or by calling – no longer available -, or via the Ticketmaster website.
Adults – £16 / Concession – £11 / Kids – £9 / Family – £39
With an important battles in the Elite League, cash prizes to be won, Fanzone and more – here is your Essential Guide to a GIANT Weekend at The SSE Arena…
Boojum Dance Cam
It’s back! Boojum Dance Cam will return on Friday and Saturday night during the second intermission – so you have still got a few days to get those dance moves perfected in time for the bright lights of the Arena this weekend.
Game Night Prizes
You could win some GIANT prizes at this weekends games 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. Tickets are £2 for 1, £5 for 5, £10 for 15 and £20 for 40.
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.
The Official Supporters Club will also be in the Fanzone along with Stephen Murphy’s Testimonial Desk and of course you can test your hockey skills at our Virtual Hockey Simulator!
McCools will be open on Saturday and Sunday post-game – so stick around. There will be no autograph session this Friday or Saturday as the team will be travelling to Nottingham for Sunday’s Elite League clash.
Food & Drinks
Dale Farm’s famous (& tasty!) milkshakes, only £3 each, are back for the weekends game – available at selected stands around the Arena.
The ‘2nd Period Blitz’ is back this weekend! Stay tuned during the 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!
Keep an eye out for the Sub Cannon launching Footlong Subway Sandwiches during the second intermission at both games this weekend! We will also be giving away Dale Farm Ice-Cream, Subway Cookies, W5 Family Passes, Odyssey Cinema vouchers and much more throughout the games.
Remember to make some noise and you just might win the Pizza Hut Fan of the Match and win a delicious Pizza Hut pizza. You can call in for your very own Pizza Hut meal after the games – they are located in the Odyssey Pavilion next to the Arena.