Capitals to Host Fan Appreciation Week April 7-13
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will host Fan Appreciation Week during the final week of the regular-season, April 7-13, 2014. Including giveaways, contests and events, the week thanks Capitals fans for their support throughout the season.
Capitals prizes, which include signed pucks, sticks and jerseys, will be given away on WashingtonCaps.com beginning Monday, April 7. The online raffle will take place every hour from 10 a.m.-2p.m. through Sunday, April, 13. Winners will be selected at random and will be announced online at the top of every hour.
Season ticket holders will be automatically entered to win, while all other fans must register at WashingtonCaps.com beginning Monday, March 31.
The Capitals also will award prizes to fans through Twitter accounts including @WashCaps, @Caps_Slapshot, @CapsRedRockers, @CapsYouthHockey and @ScarletCaps. Special instructions on how to win will be posted from these accounts throughout the week.
Washington’s final game of the regular season on Sunday, April 13, versus the Tampa Bay Lightning is Fan Appreciation Day presented by Verizon. All fans in attendance will receive a cooler courtesy of Verizon. Face painting and other forms of entertainment will be located around the arena.
The evening will conclude with the team’s Jerseys Off Our Backs giveaway, as the Capitals will autograph and present their game-worn jerseys to selected fans following the game. Fans can enter to participate in Jerseys Off Our Backs on the Capitals website in the category of Caps Biggest Fan as well as through a Club Scarlet Twitter contest. In addition, a fan will be selected in the category of community leader through voting on WashingtonCaps.com. Kids Club members have a chance to win Slapshot’s jersey through a club contest.