October 5, 2009

The Milwaukee Bucks have announced a partnership with Wendy’s Restaurants that will offer kids 14 and under free tickets to most Bucks home games the first month of the season, including the home opener on Saturday, October 31 vs. Detroit.

Adults purchasing any Wendy’s Combo Meal will be provided a Kids Free voucher which, with purchase of any $24, $29, $37 adult ticket, can be redeemed for up to two kids free tickets in the same price location. Lower level tickets are available for three of the eight games. Redemption of the voucher is by mail or on game nights at the Bradley Center Box Office. Each advance redemption will also include a Wendy’s Kids Meal coupon with each free Kids Bucks ticket.

Eight games, including the home opener on October 31, are included in the offer. All games are listed below:

  • Saturday, October 31 vs. Detroit - Buy
  • Monday, November 16 vs. Dallas - Buy
  • Saturday, November 7 vs. New York - Buy
  • Wednesday, November 18 vs. New Jersey - Buy
  • Wednesday, November 11 vs. Denver - Buy
  • Friday, November 20 vs. Charlotte - Buy
  • Saturday, November 14 vs. Golden State - Buy
  • Monday, November 30 vs. Chicago - Buy

Buy Now

Wendy’s-Bucks Kids Free tickets (not including Wendy’s Kids Meal certificates) can to obtained with ticket purchases made at 1-800-4-NBA-TIX, or at Bucks.com

The offer begins Tuesday, October 6 and is presented by the Bucks and Wendy’s as part of the BF Companies sponsorship of Milwaukee Bucks basketball. Wendy’s Restaurants sponsorship includes participation in Bucks cable broadcasts on Fox Sports Wisconsin, in-arena advertising, and special promotions with the Bucks.

“BF Companies and Wendy’s are excited to team up with the Milwaukee Bucks to tip off their 2009-10 season with an exceptional offer for families all over the state of Wisconsin,” Andre Bynum, Director of Marketing for the BF Companies Brands said. “During a time when we are all watching our spending, the Bucks and Wendy’s are making it easy for families to get out to watch the fun and excitement of a Milwaukee Bucks game and enjoy the great taste of Wendy’s food.”

“The Bucks tickets for Kids and Wendy’s combo meals will help make parents and kids happy this fall,” Bucks Vice President Business Operations John Steinmiller said. “This is a value deal that will get the Bucks and their fans off to a great start.”

About BF Companies

Junior Bridgeman is the owner and President of Manna, Inc. and ERJ Dining, Inc., which currently oversees the administration and operation of 163 Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburger Restaurants in five states and 118 Chili’s Restaurants in seven states. The restaurants presently employ approximately 12,000 employees.

About the Milwaukee Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks are entering their 42nd season of competition in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The Central Division squad is under direction of General Manager John Hammond and Head Coach Scott Skiles. The Bucks won the NBA Championship in 1971 and became the only professional sports expansion team to win a league championship in the third season of play, a mark that still stands. The team has captured two Conference Titles (1971 and 1974) and thirteen division titles. Since 1968, the Bucks have played before 90% capacity crowds. Herb Kohl, who is in his 25th season of ownership, owns the Bucks. The team opens its 2009-10 season on October 30 in Philadelphia, and plays its first home game in Bradley Center on Saturday, October 31 vs. Detroit.