MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT
Saturday, November 9, 2013 7:00 pm vs. New York Islanders
The Blue Jackets are proud to show our support of our armed forces at our annual Military Appreciation Night. The players will be wearing commemorative camouflage jerseys during pre-game warm-ups as a visual salute to the troops, which will then be auctioned off that night. The night also features several tributes, recognition of all branches of service and special game experiences for military members and their family
IN-GAME MILITARY HONOREE
At every Blue Jackets home game, the team recognizes a current or former service member during our in-game Military Honoree feature. Check back for photos of this year's honorees.
ACTIVE MILITARY TICKET OFFER (REGULAR SEASON ONLY)
All active military personnel who present a valid military ID in the Big Lots Box Office on the day of a Blue Jackets home game will receive a FREE ticket to that day's game.
SEASON TICKET HOLDER TICKET DONATIONS
Being a Blue Jackets Season Ticket Holder comes with many perks. One of those perks is the ease of donating tickets to deserving local military men and women.. All Season Ticket Holders can click here to login to their Blue Jackets online account and then select a game to donate their seats. All tickets donated through the Blue Jackets online account go to military personnel and their families.
MILITARY GROUP OUTINGS
The Blue Jackets encourage military groups of 10 or more people to experience the action of a Blue Jackets game at Nationwide Arena with a unique game experience in a premium group area. Military outings of 10 or more people are also available in regular seats at a discount. To reserve a premium group area or for more information about military group outings contact a Blue Jackets Group Sales Representative at (614) 246-7825 or click here for a list of Group Event Specialists that you can contact directly.
SPECIAL REFUND OFFER ON SEASON TICKETS FOR MILITARY PERSONNEL
Military personnel can enjoy the many benefits of being a Blue Jackets Season Ticket Holder without losing tickets due to being transferred. The Blue Jackets offer a refund to all active-duty Military Season Ticket Holders for games that cannot be attended due to out-of-local-area PCS orders prior to the season’s end. Blue Jackets Season Tickets are the best way to secure the best seats to the big games and save big over single game tickets.
FUNDRAISING FOR MILITARY NON-PROFIT EVENTS
As an organization, the Blue Jackets recognize the important role we plays in the community, and we are committed to “Sticking with the Community” far beyond the on-ice excitement. Each month the team donates autographed Blue Jackets merchandise to non-profit organizations to assist in their fundraising efforts. Click here to complete a donation request for an upcoming non-profit event that benefits a military personnel and families.
CBJ CELEBRITY APPEARANCES
The Blue Jackets are continuously looking for opportunities to support local military events. If you are interested in having a Blue Jackets representative at an upcoming event, please contact the PR department at (614) 246-4310.
LETTER OF COMMENDATION
As a way to honor members of our armed services, the Blue Jackets are happy to write a letter of commendation for retiring sevice men and women. Please click here and complete the form to send in an official request.