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.
2017-18 Washington Capitals players
Select players will be available for brief interviews on the red carpet
Red Carpet Event
Saturday, Oct. 7
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.