The Charlotte Checkers have unveiled specialty jerseys for the first ever Hornets Night, presented by Husqvarna, set to take place this Saturday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m.
The jerseys, which feature Charlotte Hornets colors and primary logo on the crest along with a modified Checkers logo on the shoulders, will be available for auction immediately following the game to benefit the Checkers Charitable Foundation and the Charlotte Hornets Foundation.
gocheckers.com/hornetsjersey. Aside from Saturday’s auction, this will be the only opportunity to obtain a jersey.
Other Hornets Night merchandise, including hats, t-shirts, pucks and more, will be available for sale beginning with the Checkers’ Black Friday sale at their EpiCentre office and continuing throughout the game. Those who make a purchase of any kind at the EpiCentre on Friday will receive two free tickets to the Checkers’ game against San Antonio on Sunday, Dec. 21.
Festivities for the first-ever Hornets Night will include appearances by Hugo, the Hornets’ mascot, and the Honey Bees dance team. The first 1,000 fans to arrive will receive a commemorative puck. Fans who run the Charlotte Checkers 5K on the morning of the game (registration is still open) will receive a free game ticket.