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Bees v Swindon Wildcats (Sat 30th Dec) Match night info

posted 29 Dec 2017, 07:04 by john slater

We look forward to welcoming you all to The Hive this coming Saturday for the Bracknell Bees 2017-18 thirteenth regular season home game - their penultimate National Cup Group D match, this time versus the Swindon Wildcats.

To keep you all up to date and help you enjoy the evening below is all of the information & highlights:

Chow down on some top BBQ food pre-match!
Remember that our sponsors Blues Smokehouse is only two miles from the The Hive so why not visit them before the game!  Check out their extensive menu of cracking food with a great atmosphere – a real favourite with Bees fans and player alike!  Visit their website for more on their menu

If you visit Blues pre-game remember to wear your Bees or Wildcats jersey with pride as it will entitle you to a Free Match Day Starter Platter (featuring Gator Eggs, Cheesy Poppers, Kickin’ Wings & Jalapeno Torpedos)!

Tonight’s Match Sponsor
We welcome Berkshire Cycles, a long time and returning sponsor, as match night sponsor for this Saturdays home game!  The club would like to thank them for their continued and vauled sponsorship of the Bees again this season!

Face Off Time
We are all set for a 6pm face off with doors opening at 5pm.   Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time and are in your seat for the pre-game build-up!

Tickets prices
Adult ticket (over 21yrs old) – £12.50
Concession ticket (over 60’s) – £9
Disabled Supporters ticket (including a FREE helper ticket) – £9
Young Adults (aged 17-21) and Students (with a valid NUS card) – £9
Junior (5yrs – 17yrs) – £5
Junior (under 5yrs) – FREE
Family ticket also available – visit for full details.

We are pleased to announce that the Supporters Club, as well as manning their merchandise desk in the foyer on match nights, will now be present in the old rink shop before Bracknell Bees home games.   As well as replica jerseys the Supporters Club also stocks plenty of Bracknell Bees memorabilia and clothing including some 30th Anniversary items.   Make sure you pop along and check them out!  There are also a large number of new and unique items so grab them whilst they last!

50/50 Cash Prize Draw
Make sure that you see one of our ticket sellers around the rink and bar to purchase your ticket, priced at £1 each – YOU NEED TO BEE IN IT TO WIN IT!   For each ticket purchased 50% goes to the prize fund and 50% goes straight into the club for further investment and support of the team so the more tickets you buy the bigger the prize!

50/50 Raffle ticket sellers can be found in the foyer, in the Bees Knees Bar and walking around the rink.   You can also purchase tickets at the Bracknell Bees Supporters Club merchandise desk.

Shirt Off A Players Back
There will be no Shirt off a Back raffle at this Saturdays home game as the Bees will once again be wearing their Orchid cancer chairty match jerseys.

Post-game signing table
There will be no post-game signing table tonight.   The signing table will return on the 7th January at the Bees next home game.

Blues Smokehouse Sponsored Chuck-a-Puck and Chuck-a-Duck
The Bracknell Bees Chuck-a-Puck and Chuck-a-Duck weekly events will now be sponsored by Blues Smokehouse and they will include prizes from Blues in the prize package for the winners of each event at Bees home games so don’t forget to purchase yours, priced at £1 each, to take part in the second period interval fun with a chance to win!

The Bracknell Bees Official Match Night programme – The Buzz!
The Bees official match night programme, compiled and edited for us by our media partners Usual Suspects Media, will be available still priced at £2.50 and packed with match reports, interesting articles, team information etc…– pick up your copy from the Bracknell Bees Supporters Club merchandise desk.   This weeks programme also includes a special Blues Smokehouse Voucher, so make sure to grab your copy!

Bracknell Bees half-season tickets
The Bracknell Bees are pleased to announce the launch of a Half-Season ticket for the remainder of the 2017-18 National Ice Hockey League (NIHL) Division 1 South season.  

You can pay in person (Cash, Cheque or Credit/Debit card payment on the night) at the Bees home game on Saturday 30th Dec v Swindon Wildcats, please see John Slater before the game in the newly launched Bracknell Bees shop (at the rink where the old rink shop was at the front of the building).

Full details of the half-season ticket & applications forms can be found HERE