On Saturday, Oct. 17, Wichita Thunder hockey returns. The season kicks off at 4 p.m. as Toyota and Thunder partner to present the annual Block Party. This year, the Block Party will feature mini golf, street hockey, Paint the Towne, live entertainment, face painting, the Bug Lady, the Wichita Police Department's K-9 Unit and more.
Opening night will also feature a selfie stick giveaway presented by Waste Connections. Vouchers will be given to the first 1,000 fans to arrive. The vouchers can later be redeemed for selfie sticks on the lower concourse level.
At 7:05 p.m., the Wichita Thunder go head to head against the Quad City Mallards.
Thunder hockey features many events this season. Here's a look at October's promotional schedule.
Oct. 31 - Halloween Trick-or-Treat Extravaganza
On Oct. 31, also a specialty jersey night, come out and enjoy the Halloween Trick-or-Treat extravaganza at 1:05 p.m.