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Capitals to Host Rock the Red Carpet Event on Opening Night Presented by GEICO Oct. 7

October 2, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 2, 2017

 

MEDIA ADVISORY – PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

Capitals to Host Rock the Red Carpet Event

on Opening Night Presented by GEICO  Oct. 7

 

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will host Rock the Red Carpet on F Street in front of Capital One Arena from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, prior to the Capitals Opening Night presented by GEICO. The Capitals open the 2017-18 season presented by Capital One Bank by hosting the Montreal Canadiens at 7 p.m. that evening.

 

The Capitals 2017-18 team will begin arriving in cars provided by Lexus on F Street, between 6th and 7th street NW, at approximately 3:30 p.m. They will be introduced and escorted by preselected fans down the red carpet. Upon arrival players will greet fans and pose for pictures.

 

The event will be live streamed by NBC Sports Washington.

 

WHO:            


2017-18 Washington Capitals players

Select players will be available for brief interviews on the red carpet




WHAT:          


Red Carpet Event

WHEN:          


Saturday, Oct. 7

3:30-5 p.m.

                       

WHERE:       


Capital One Arena

601 F Street Northwest

Washington, DC 20004

 

Media are required to request credentials by contacting Megan Eichenberg in the Capitals media relations department by 1 p.m. on Friday.





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