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11/23/2010 10:52 AM

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Rockford, Ill.- Thanksgiving eve hockey is back at the Rockford MetroCentre this year along with several great promotions when the IceHogs play the Lake Erie Monsters on Wednesday, Nov 24 at 6:35 p.m. at the Rockford MetroCentre.

Wednesday is half price jersey day. Fans can buy authentic and premier IceHogs jerseys at Oink Outfitters for half price on Wednesday with the purchase of customization for the jersey. The customization will be done during the game on a first come, first serve basis.  Fans must be present during the game to receive the promotion.

Dollar days continue on Wednesday as fans can enjoy $1 beers, hot dogs, sodas and companion tickets thanks to Taco Bell and WXRX.  The hot dogs are courtesy of Vienna Beef.  During the first intermission there will be a hot dog eating contest.

Fans can purchase 10-ounce Bud Selects exclusively at the Bud Select Deck located in front of Oink Outfitters for a dollar, on the MetroCentre concourse during all Wednesday home games.

Also on Wednesday, the first 2,500 fans (21 and older) through the door will receive a Stanley Cup bottle holder courtesy of Bud Light and WXRX.

Family four pack tickets can be purchased on Wednesday which includes four mezzanine sideline seats, four hot dogs and sodas.

On Saturday night’s game vs. the Peoria Rivermen, the first 2,500 fans will receive a Jack Skille Bobblehead brought to you by Dental Dimensions and WIFR. The bobblehead will be the first of three in a limited edition series of bobbleheads given out in 2010-11.

For both games there will be a Salvation Army Food Collection.  Fans will receive a free ticket to the Dec. 8 game vs. Texas or Dec. 15 game vs. Chicago with a non perishable donation to the Salvation Army.  The Salvation Army bins will be located in the MetroCentre Lower Lobby and Box Office.  There will be an optional companion ticket for one dollar more included with the free ticket.

Tickets for the game can be purchased by calling (815) 968-5222, in person at the MetroCentre Box Office or on the Web at

For more information on Taco Bell Dollar Days contact the IceHogs at (815) 986-6465.
Next Home Game: Wednesday, Nov. 24 vs. Lake Erie Monsters. Puck drop is at 6:35 p.m.  Wednesday nights are Taco Bell Dollar Days at the MetroCentre, which includes dollar hot dogs, beers, sodas and companion tickets.  The first 2,500 fans (21 and older) will receive Stanley Cup bottle holders courtesy of Bud Light and WXRX.