03/15/2011 3:19 PM
Article By:Rockford, Ill.- Posters, bobble heads, Girl Scout cookies and faith night all apart of the weekend when the Rockford IceHogs take on the Oklahoma City Barons Friday and the Peoria Rivermen Saturday at the Rockford MetroCentre at 7:05 p.m.
As a part of Faith Night on Friday night, the IceHogs will be holding a food drive along with the Rockford Area Lutheran Ministries and QFL. All fans that donate an item will receive a ticket to the IceHogs game Wednesday, March 23 at 6:35 p.m. Christian rock band, Time of Worship, will perform before and after the game and during the intermissions.
The first 1,000 fans to the game will receive an IceHogs poster featuring Brian Connelly, Shawn Lalonde and Ryan Stanton compliments of Comcast and Medicine Man. This is the fifth and final poster in the 2010-11 series.
On Saturday, the first 2,500 fans through the doors will receive and Niklas Hjalmarsson bobble head courtesy of U.S. Cellular, WIFR and 97ZOK. The former IceHogs and Current Blackhawks defenseman was the winner of the IceHogs fan vote bobblehead.
Also, it’s Girl Scout Night on Saturday. If you missed your chance to buy Girl Scout cookies or already ran out, Girl Scouts from the area will be on the concourse selling Girl Scout cookies with all proceeds benefiting the local Girl Scout Council.
For tickets to the game call (815) 968-5222, visit icehogs.com or stop by the MetroCentre Box Office open noon-5 p.m.