Make sure to be in attendance when the Checkers take on Hershey. The rivalry games between these two are always intense as the Bears are the AHL affiliate of the Checkers’ parent club’s rivals the Washington Capitals. You won’t want to miss future Hurricanes face off against future Capitals, so don’t miss it when Hershey comes to town.
Charlotte Checkers Stadium Guide
The newly renovated Bojangles’ Coliseum is a fantastic place to take in a hockey game. The arena features incredible sight lines, and no matter where you’re sitting, you’ll have an amazing view of all the action on the ice. The new renovations have also added an excellent restaurant, and a beautiful new center-hung video board making a Checkers game a great experience for everyone in attendance.
Carolina Hurricanes fans especially will love the opportunity to see future Canes stars take the ice. AHL hockey is only one step below the NHL meaning you’ll see plenty of excellent players on the ice when taking in a game at Bojangles’ Coliseum.
Those of you who aren’t as big of hockey fans will still find plenty to keep you entertained at the game. The Checkers run a variety of promotions throughout the season, and the appearances by the CheckMates and Chubby are must-see parts of any game.
Finally, if you’re looking to grab a drink or bite to eat before the game, you’ll find plenty of options nearby. The arena is less than a 10-minute drive from downtown Charlotte, and South 21 Drive-In and Smokey Joe’s Cafe are excellent options if you’re looking for something closer to the arena.
A Checkers game is an excellent entertainment option for anyone in the Charlotte area especially hockey fans so get your tickets today.
You won’t find a better place to grab a bite to eat during a Checkers game than the Red Line Club. The Red Line Club features the ability to get up close to the players as they make their way from the ice to the locker room as well as excellent food and a variety of drink options, so make your reservation today.