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Charlotte Checkers At Grand Rapids Griffins Tickets
Van Andel ArenaJanuary 09, 2015 7:00 PM
130 West Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
The Charlotte Checkers is a minor league ice hockey team based out of Charlotte, North Carolina that competes in the American Hockey League's South Division of the Western Conference. Founded in 1990, the team wasoriginallycalled the Capital District Islanders from 1990 to 1993, then the Albany River Rats from 1993 to 2010. An affiliate of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, the Checkers has built a solid reputation for producing players who go on to havesuccessfulcareers in the majors.
The Grand Rapids Symphony has brought musical excellence and creativity to the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan since 1930. Music Director David Lockington leads the orchestra each year in eight different concert series, all designed to stimulate the imagination. The symphony is known for interactive and lively performances infused with pop culture, making concerts of both classical and contemporary music accessible to all audiences. The Grand Rapids Symphony is deeply invested in community engagement and holds its annual concert, "Symphony with Soul," to feature both local and national African-American artists. A portion of the proceeds goes into the "Young, Gifted & Black Scholarship Fund," a scholarship created by the Symphony in 2005 to support musical training for African American youth in Grand Rapids.
The Broncos represents the athletic programs and intercollegiate teams of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan. As a member of the NCAA's Division I, the university competes in the Mid-American Conference and the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). Western Michigan competes in a wide variety of men's and women's sports, including baseball, football, basketball, softball, tennis, golf, cross country and ice hockey.
The Chicago Wolves is an American Hockey League team and the top minor league affiliate to the Vancouver Canucks. Founded in 1994, the team plays its home games at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. The franchise has enjoyed a good deal of success since its inception and won its first Turner Cup as the top team in the AHL in 2002.