Worcester Railers Opening Weekend Block Party & Kids Takeover!

The Worcester Railers Hockey Club will host two action-packed days of ECHL hockey, presented by M&T Bank as the team returns to the ice for Opening Weekend on Sat., Oct. 22, and Sun., Oct. 23 against Adirondack Thunder.

Saturday October 22; 4:30pm
Block Party

  • Free pre-game block party on Commercial St
  • Live music from Third Gear
  • BBQ from Off the Rails
  • Family-friendly activities
  • (DCU Center doors open at 5:30 p.m.; puck drops at 7:05 p.m.)
  • The Railers are offering fans a special Opening Night ticket package. Receive (4) tickets and (4) limited edition Season V hats for just $100. Purchase online, or call (508) 365-1750.

“We are eager to start the weekend off strong alongside our fans,” Railers Chief Operating Officer Michael G. Myers said. “We have built a solid team with excellent leadership and a core of returning players. We are looking forward to a great fifth season of Railers hockey.”

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Sunday October 23; 2:05pm
Kids Takeover

The Railers will host their first ever Kids Takeover game at 3:05 p.m. The game will benefit CASA Project Worcester County, a non-profit directly supporting and advocating on behalf of youth in the foster care system. The team’s youngest fans will help run the show as in-arena hosts, game-day broadcasters, ice crew, and more. The DCU Center concourse will be jam-packed with kid-centric fun and games. Doors open at 2:05 p.m.

Are You the Next Kid Broadcaster?
Does your child have dreams of being the voice of the Railers? Three talented, young fans will have an opportunity to join the broadcast team during the game and provide color commentary and play-by-play live on 98.9 FM NASH Icon, the Worcester Railers Radio Network, and FloSports TV.

To enter, please share a video of your child ‘calling a game’ or providing commentary. Videos should be less than one minute in length and should be fun! Please tag the Railers with your video on social media (IG: @railers_hc / Facebook: @RailersHC & Twitter: @RailersHC). The contest is open to youth ages 13 and under. The winner will be selected by a VIP guest at a later date.

For more details on Kids Takeover: https://railershc.com/kidstakeover/

“This is an opportunity for our team to really connect with the families of Central Mass.,” Team President Stephanie Ramey said. “The Railers are proud to be a part of this community and are looking forward to doing something extra special for the kids who love the Worcester Railers.”

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Season memberships for the 2022-23 season and group packages are on sale now by calling the Railers front office at (508) 365-1750 or by visiting RailersHC.com.

Worcester Railers HC
DCU Center – Door 22
105 Commercial St.
Worcester, MA 01608

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