FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 9, 2018
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Capitals to Host Game 1 Viewing Party at Gateway Park in Rosslyn May 11
Washington, D.C. – The Washington Capitals will host an Eastern Conference Final Game 1 Viewing Party at Gateway Park in Rosslyn, Va., on Friday, May 11, from 7 p.m. through the conclusion of the game. The Tampa Bay Lightning host the Washington Capitals at Amalie Arena in Tampa at 8 p.m.
The game will be aired on a 40-foot projection screen, and the event will feature appearances by Capitals personalities including mascot Slapshot and Red Rockers. Fans are encouraged to bring a blanket or low chairs to cheer on the Caps at the park.
The viewing party was coordinating in conjunction with the Rosslyn Business Improvement District (BID) and Arlington County.
The event is weather permitting – in the event of inclement weather, follow @Capitals for updates.
Media interested in attending are required to notify Megan Eichenberg in the Capitals media relations department
by 2 p.m. Friday.
WHO: Washington Capitals
WHAT: Game 1 Viewing Party
WHEN: Friday, May 11
7 p.m.-conclusion of the game
8 p.m. game
WHERE: Gateway Park
1300 Lee Highway
Base of Key Bridge