directory Light the Lamp - a Columbus Blue Jackets blog: Jacket Backers summer outings!

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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Jacket Backers summer outings!

Just passing along some summer outing info via the Jacket Backers official web site:

Columbus Clippers vs. Louisville Bats
Thursday, June 11th, 7:05 pm

Come check out the new, impressive Huntington Park and cheer on your Columbus Clippers (newly affiliated with the Cleveland Indians). Reserved Seats are $10 for adults and $7 for children (12 and under) and seniors (60+).

In addition to your reserved seat, Thursdays are Thirsty Thurdays at Huntington Park - join Archie from QFM96 in all the festivities featuring games and contests throughout the night. Enjoy food and beverage specials from Rooster's and Budweiser.

Columbus Crew vs. Real Salt Lake
Saturday, July 18th, 8:00 pm

Ok - so the Crew doesn't have a new stadium to tout, but Crew Stadium will always be the first soccer specific stadium built in the United States. Come see the MLS defending champion Columbus Crew for only $15 - adults and children.

In addition to the great action on the pitch, it is Buck a Brat night - Delicious Bob Evans bratwursts will be just $1 all night long.

Jacket Backers go to the Movies!
Friday, July 24th 11:00 pm

CAPA's 2009 Summer Movie Series, the longest-running classic film series in America, celebrates its 39th anniversary with a lineup of classics, cult favorites, and most beloved films. The 2009 series will run July 17th - August 30, at the beautiful and historic Ohio Theatre (39 E. State St.), and is made possible through the generous support of National City, now a part of PNC.

Slap Shot (1977) is presented as part of the "Late Nite Fridays" and the film is rated R. All tickets are $3.50.

Please RSVP to Jessica Jones at by 07/08/09 with the number of tickets you would like to purchase.

Payment can be made by the following methods:
* Check made payable to Jacket Backers Booster Club and mailed to PO Box 82589, Columbus, OH 43202
* Via Paypal by requesting an invoice or online at to

Brian, Julie and the Backers do a tremendous job organizing all these great events so if your lookin for something to occupy your time until camp kicks off in September here you go! I know I've already reserved my tickets for the Crew game!

Go Jackets... and Clippers... and Crew... and Slap Shot!


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