BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The first place Bakersfield Condors, official ECHL affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, are preparing for a five-game series against the Las Vegas Wranglers this week, which kicks off with a pair of home games on Tuesday and Wednesday. The doors open at 6 p.m., the puck drops at 7 p.m., both nights. Fans have the opportunity to purchase tickets for either game for just $1.
Tuesday’s game is the annual Canned Food Collection night, sponsored by My 45, La Preciosa 105.3 and Payment Systems Worldwide. Anyone who brings two non-perishable food items for donation can get into the game for just $1. All the food will be donated to the Kern County Food Bank, the Kern County Gleaners, and other local charities. In the 11 years of this event, more than 14,000 pounds of food have been collected by the Condors and their fans, including 2,020 pounds last season alone.