INTRUST BANK ARENA GEARS UP FOR FOUR EVENTS IN FOUR DAYS

 Wichita, Kan. (February 25, 2014) – INTRUST Bank Arena is set to host thousands of guests in downtown Wichita this week as it prepares to host four events in four days. One concert, two Wichita Thunder hockey games and the inaugural game for the Wichita Force of Champions Indoor Football will take place at INTRUST Bank Arena this Thursday through Sunday.

“It’s an exciting week for our staff at INTRUST Bank Arena and we hope it’s an exciting week for our fans,” said A.J. Boleski, SMG General Manager. “We strive to attract a variety of entertainment to our community and this weekend exemplifies that.”

The Avett Brothers concert kicks off the busy week on Thursday, February 26 at INTRUST Bank Arena. The Avett Brothers last played Wichita in 2012 for a sold out performance at the Wichita Orpheum Theatre, an SMG managed facility, and will play in an intimate half-house set up at INTRUST Bank Arena. Tickets are still available for the concert which starts at 7:30 p.m. with doors opening at 6:30 p.m.

The Wichita Thunder takes to home ice for two games this weekend, taking on Brampton on Friday night, February 27 and capping off the weekend on Sunday, March 1 versus Allen. Friday night’s hockey game features the team’s first-ever adult jersey giveaway where the first 1,000 adults in attendance will receive a special Thunder jersey. Sunday’s game features a special post-game skate for fans. More details on the promotional nights can be found at www.wichitathunder.com. Tickets for both games are still available.

The Wichita Force kicks off their inaugural season at INTRUST Bank Arena on Saturday, February 28 with their home opener versus the Salina Bombers. Fans can experience this exciting brand of indoor football which provides fun for the whole family with tickets starting as low as $10.