11/15/2012 12:00 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 15, 2013
Portland Pirates Partnering with Martin’s Point Health Care for Military Appreciation Night
Active Duty Military and Veterans to be honored November 17th
Portland, Maine – The Portland Pirates announced today that the game on November 17 between the Pirates and the Providence Bruins will be Military Appreciation Night, presented by the Martin’s Point Health Care U.S. Family Health Plan. All active duty military, veterans, and their family and friends will receive discounted tickets.
The Martin’s Point Health Care U.S. Family Health Plan has already distributed more than 500 tickets to veterans and active members of the military.
“Martin's Point is pleased to sponsor the Portland Pirates' Military Appreciation Night. We are proud to serve thousands of military families in Maine through the US Family Health Plan, and we salute all the military men and women who serve or have served our country. I also want to recognize the Portland Pirates organization for opening their doors to these families in our community. What a nice, fun thing to do - and Martin's Point couldn't ask for a better partner!”
said Bill Hall, Colonel, USAF (Ret.) and US Family Health Plan Marketing Manager.
“The Pirates are thrilled to partner with Martin’s Point Health Care US Family Health Plan to honor our veterans, active duty military, as well as their family and friends,” said Brian Petrovek, Managing Owner/CEO of the Pirates. “We look forward to any opportunity we have to recognize the sacrifices made by our military”.
Discounted Military Tickets are available at a discounted rate of $12.00 per ticket for Military Appreciation Night by calling Bennett Cassidy at the Pirates’ office at (207) 828-4665 x 308.
The Portland Pirates are celebrating their 20th anniversary season and are the top affiliate of the Phoenix Coyotes. Tickets are available for all games in Portland by contacting the Cumberland County Civic Center Box office at (207) 775-3458 or online through ticketmaster.com. Tickets for all 3 remaining games at the Androscoggin Bank Colisée, canned by Baxter Brewing are available at (207) 728-2009 ext. 525 or online at thecolisee.com.
Chris Knoblock, Director of Communications, Portland Pirates – 207-828-4665 ext. 310
Kathleen Leahy, Public Relations Specialist, Martin’s Point Health Care – 207-253-6351
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