January 17, 2011 1:47 PM
Get pumped, Checkers fans! This Friday is Redneck Night as the Checkers host the Springfield Falcons for the first time ever. Game time is 7 p.m.
PROMOTION: The first 3,000 fans through the door will receive an official Checkers trucker hat, courtesy of Accent Marketing.
In addition to the trucker hats, there will be redneck-style in-game entertainment and scoreboard videos.
The game will be televised LIVE throughout the Carolinas on Time Warner Digital Cable channel 520 (519 in Raleigh).
Be sure to check us out on Facebook and Twitter throughout the week for special offers and giveaways.
Friday will also be a “Black Out”, presented by Amtrak, and fans are encouraged to wear black to support the Checkers. The team will wear specialty third-logo black jerseys, which will be auctioned off Friday, April 8 to benefit the Charlotte Checkers Charitable Foundation.