Lehigh Valley Phantoms vs Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Rival Team: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
The Flyers and Penguins have one of the fiercest rivalries in the NHL, and it’s no different when the two club’s AHL affiliates get together. There is tons of bad blood between these two franchises making every game between the Phantoms and Penguins a must-see. Make sure to get your tickets to a Phantoms game when the hated Penguins come to town.
You won’t want to miss it when the Phantoms takes on fellow Pennsylvania-based rivals Hershey. The rivalry between the Phantoms and Bears is an intense one, so don’t miss it when future Flyers take on their current and future division rivals from the Washington Capitals’ AHL affiliate the Hershey Bears.
Lehigh Valley Phantoms Stadium Guide
If you’re in the Allentown area and are looking for a fun way to spend an evening, then you can’t beat attending a Phantoms game. Phantoms games provide an excellent opportunity to watch future NHL players as well as plenty of in-game entertainment making a trip to the PPL Center an enjoyable experience no matter how big of a hockey fan you are.
Speaking of fans, the fans inside the PPL Center are a big part of what makes attending a Phantoms game such a great experience. The fans here love their team and all throughout the game you’ll hear them cheering hard for the Phantoms, creating a fun in-game atmosphere. You’ll also meet lots of die-hard hockey fans, so if you love hockey, then you’ll have no problem fitting in.
Additionally, when attending a Phantoms game, you’ll want to take advantage of the brand new facility. The PPL Center is one of the most expensive facilities in the league, and it shows as the place is absolutely gorgeous. You’ll find excellent sightlines all around the arena, so no matter where you end up sitting, you’ll have a fantastic view of the action.
Finally, take some time to enjoy some of the local bars and restaurants before or after the game. Fegley’s Allentown Brew Works is located across the street from the arena and features a wide variety of craft beer options making it the perfect place to grab a drink or two before the game.
You’ll have a lot of fun attending a Lehigh Valley Phantoms game, so plan your trip to Allentown today.
Make sure to check out the banners celebrating the Phantoms’ past championships above section 210. The banners are a fun way to remember the team’s past success, so take a minute to view them during a break in the action.
No trip to a Philadelphia area sporting event is complete without enjoying some crab fries from Chickie’s and Pete’s. Grab some Chickie’s and Pete’s before the game or during intermission when visiting the PPL Center to get the full game day experience.
Keep an eye out for the Phantoms’ mascot Melvin during your trip to the PPL Center. Melvin is a fun part of any Phantoms game and does a fantastic job of pumping up the crowd and keeping everyone entertained throughout the game.
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