Big Game Saturday: Star Wars Night December 16

Worcester Railers HC host STAR WARS Night on December 16

Tickets as low as $15 on a BIG GAME SATURDAY at the DCU Center

 Worcester, MA – The Worcester Railers Hockey Club (@RailersHC), proud ECHL (@ECHL) affiliate of the New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) announced today that the Railers will host a STAR WARS NIGHT to benefit the Shine Initiative presented by Fidelity Bank on Saturday, December 16 at 7:05pm vs. the Adirondack Thunder.

The Railers will wear a specialty STAR WARS themed jersey during the game that will be auctioned off to benefit the Shine Initiative.  Return to the Jedi and root for the Railers during this STAR WARS themed game!

It’s a BIG GAME SATURDAY with doors opening at 6pm at the DCU Center. Members from the 501 New England Garrison Star Wars Fan Club will be on hand in costume providing a unique out of this world experience.

STAR WARS Night is presented by Fidelity Bank with money to be raised for the Shine Initiative through the game worn jersey auction.  There will be a select few jerseys posted online for bidding through www.RailersHC.com.

About the Shine Initiative:

The SHINE Initiative will be a leader in the effort to recognize mental illness in children and young adults as a mainstream health issue. In pursuit of this mission, the SHINE Initiative develops funding and strategic alliances to improve public awareness and understanding of mental health issues, research and treatment.  For more information please visit www.shineinitiative.org.

What’s on tap?

On Sunday, Dec 10 the Railers head north of the border for a 2pm start at Brampton vs. the Beast to begin a three-game road trip.

On Saturday, Dec 16 the Railers return home on a BIG GAME SATURDAY on Star Wars Night to benefit the Shine Initiative presented by Fidelity Bank.  The Railers will wear a specialty Star Wars jersey and there will be Star Wars characters in attendance!  Puck drop is 7:05pm vs. the Adirondack Thunder.  Call 508-365-1750 to score tickets!

The Railers Tavern, located behind the DCU Center provides hockey fans with a great pregame and postgame atmosphere all season long. Watch all road games broadcast live at Railers Tavern or watch on ECHLTV.com for a small fee. Listen to all Railers games live on 98.9 Nash ICON with coverage beginning 30 minutes before puck drop with Eric Lindquist and Tom Matthews. Full season memberships, mini plans, and group tickets are on sale now by calling the Railers front office at 508-365-1750 or by visiting www.RailersHC.com.