DAYTON, Ohio – The Dayton Bombers announced that popular local country band “The Highway Junkies” will perform at a tailgate party in front of the main entrance of the Nutter Center from 5-6:30 p.m. prior to the team’s home opener on Saturday against the Florida Everblades at 7 p.m.
The first 1,000 fans will receive a complimentary Bombers schedule magnet and banger sticks and the doors will open at 5:30 p.m.
“We are making a concerted effort to enhance the game-night experience for our fans,” said Bombers president Costa Papista. “The entire organization feels that having ‘The Highway Junkies’ perform at our pregame tailgate will be a great addition to our Opening Night game environment.”
The Bombers are the ECHL affiliate of the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League and the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League.