GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Being a Grand Rapids Griffins season ticket holder has its rewards. Now more than ever, thanks to the Griffins’ “Thrilling 30” contest.
Each day during June, one current full season or 20-game ticket holder will be selected at random to receive a truly unique prize or fan experience, ranging from a Zamboni driving lesson to a game of street hockey with Griffins players at their house. One lucky fan will even win a one-day player’s contract. The complete schedule of prizes can be found at the end of this release.
To enter the contest, fans must renew or purchase a Griffins full season or 20-game ticket plan (or the equivalence in FLEX tickets) for the 2011-12 season. Renewing ticket plan holders receive two entries into the daily drawings, new ticket plan holders will receive one entry, and all ticket plan holders will receive a free Griffins Glove Mug while supplies last.
All winners will be notified by the Griffins, with daily results posted on the team’s Facebook and Twitter pages. For complete contest details, official rules and ticket plan information, please visit griffinshockey.com/30 or call (616) 774-4584 ext. 2.
“Thrilling 30” Prize Schedule
June 1 – Drop the Puck – Take part in a ceremonial puck drop before a Griffins game.
June 2 – Get Sent to the Box – You and three guests watch warm-ups from the penalty box.
June 3 – Live the Suite Life – You and 15 guests watch a game from the Griffins’ suite.
June 4 – Human Hockey Puck – You and two friends travel down the ice as human hockey pucks during an intermission.
June 5 – Get the Scoop – Interview a Griffins player for a video feature.
June 6 – $100 in Concession Cash – $100 to spend at any concession stand.
June 7 – Autographed Stick – Signed by the Griffins player of your choice.
June 8 – Bird’s Eye View – You and 24 guests watch a game from the Griffins Nest.
June 9 – Travel in Style – Enjoy a limo ride to and from a Griffins game.
June 10 – VIP Tour – Take a tour of Van Andel Arena and high-five the Griffins’ starters.
June 11 – Get Benched – You and three guests watch warm-ups from the Griffins’ bench.
June 12 – T-Shirt Time – Shoot t-shirts to the fans in the stands using the Griffins’ t-shirt Gatling Gun.
June 13 – Be the P.A. Announcer – Announce the team to the ice and watch warm-ups from the penalty box.
June 14 – Surprise Your Sweetie – Griff will deliver roses to your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day.
June 15 – Autographed Jersey – Signed by the Griffins player of your choice.
June 16 – Team Photo – Your photo taken with the entire Griffins team.
June 17 – Locker Room Tour – Take a tour of the Griffins’ locker room.
June 18 – Be a Broadcaster – Join the radio broadcast team in press row for a game.
June 19 – View From a La-Z-Boy – You and nine guests watch a game from the MOS Corner Office’s La-Z-Boy recliners.
June 20 – Bubble Hockey – Win a customized Griffins bubble hockey table.
June 21 – Welcome to the Team – Receive a Griffins personalized jersey with your name and number.
June 22 – Spa Day – Enjoy your choice of spa services from Douglas J.
June 23 – Let’s Do Lunch – Have lunch with your favorite Griffins player.
June 24 – Put a Lid on It – Win a goalie helmet signed by both Griffins goaltenders.
June 25 – Autographed Pucks – Signed by each of the Griffins’ opening night starters.
June 26 – Visit From Griff – Invite Griff to your house, school, church or business.
June 27 – Drive the Zam – Receive a Zamboni driving lesson from Duke.
June 28 – Keeper of the Equipment – Assist the equipment manager during a game.
June 29 – Game On at Your Place – Select Griffins players will play street hockey at your house.
June 30 – Griffin for a Day – Sign a Griffins contract for one day and see what it’s like to be a player on game day, ending with you lining up on the blue line in full uniform for the national anthem.