NETS Offer Fans 50% Off Prices of Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages at Home Opener
Opening Night to Include Performance by THE MANHATTANS,
Launch of Kids Country, Introduction Video Featuring Fabolous
–Also: New M&M’S Candy and Merchandise Store–
October 28, 2009
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ—It’s About Appreciating the Fans on Opening Night! During the NETS’ regular season opening home game match-up vs. Eastern Conference Champion Orlando Magic, led by Dwight Howard and Vince Carter, on Friday, October 30, the team will offer 50% off the prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages at main concession stands at the IZOD CENTER.
In addition, the NETS will introduce a number of new initiatives and upgrades this season, including:
All fans at the opening home game will receive a free magnet schedule before the game and a packet of new M&M’S premium candy after the game. In addition, IZOD CENTER food provider ARAMARK will offer 50% off of select NETS hats by adidas at merchandise stands.
As part of the opening night in-game entertainment, the legendary musical group THE MANHATTANS will perform the National Anthem and perform during halftime. In addition, the NETS will debut their new introduction video, which will feature recording artist Fabolous and his song “My Time.”
“We want to show our fans right from the home opening tip off how much we appreciate them,” said NETS CEO Brett Yormark. “With Devin Harris and Brook Lopez leading the way, we have a young and exciting team and believe we will surprise a lot of people. We hope our fans enjoy the 50% off food and non-alcoholic beverages at IZOD Center main concessions, as well as Kids Country, the M&M’S store, and the in-game entertainment and we look forward to a terrific season together.”