Blog : Score a Hat Trick and Go Green with The Manchester Monarchs.
Discounted tickets, Proceeds for Charity, Green Tips and Ideas…and of course, Hockey!
Get your family geared up and hit the ice on March 25th with the Manchester Monarchs. For the first time the Monarchs are hosting a Go Green Night. What does it mean when Hockey goes green? Well, for Green Alliance members it means discounted tickets for family and friends to an action-packed evening of hard hits and fast paced hockey fun. The Monarchs are offsetting the carbon footprint of the event by working with the green company, Carbon Neutral.
At 3:00pm the player’s blades score the smooth ice, as the Monarchs take on the Worcester Sharks. However the GO GREEN extravaganza starts at 1:00pm,with a green networking event. For an additional cost businesses and individuals are encouraged to engage in a free market exchange of green and sustainable ideas and practices. The sustainability business session will be held in the function room, where light refreshments will also be provided. Opening the discussion are three speakers who aim to spotlight various options and methods for increasing sustainability and reducing consumption.
The Green Alliance and New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility will be in attendance for the pre-game event, information will be available about their programs and services during the networking session. Other businesses will be available to connect with including:
o Amenico Fuels
o NH Grocers Assn.
o Merchants Auto
o Climate Counts
o City of Manchester Economic Development Office
o UNH Sustainability Division
o Spare Time
Patrons have the opportunity to allocate a portion of their ticket price to one of three local green charities. In addition a percentage of group ticket sales will support the three environmental non-profits: Clean-Air Cool-Planet, NH the Beautiful and the Sierra Club.
After the puck makes impact with the frozen rink, the celebration of green continues. The Department of Environmental Services will be making a public address announcement during the game. Tickets for the game are $19.50 for individuals plus $40 to cover the all the following elements of the day:
o Entrance into the networking event at 1 PM.
o Access to the Sam Adam’s Club Lounge starting at 2PM.
o Club Level seats in sections 120 or 121 for game time.
Any interested parties wanting a presence at the networking session before the game please contact ajbradley@ManchesterMonarchs.com 603-626-7825 x 6129 for information regarding levels of participation. Group ticket sales are also available. All guests can order tickets here: https://www.monarchsjungle.com/going-green?oid=227. Green Alliance members enjoy the discounted price of $17.50 (Plus $40 if you want to attend the networking event) get your tickets here, www.monarchsjungle.com/green-alliance.
Photo Credit:Steve Babineau