WASHINGTON, DC – The Washington Wizards have unveiled their themes and promotional schedule for the upcoming season in anticipation of the beginning of the 2022-23 NBA season introduced by Capital One.
THEMES & GIVEAWAYS: The primary 15,000 followers attending the house opener on Friday, Oct. 21, towards the Chicago Bulls will obtain a 2022-23 Wizards schedule magnet and all followers in attendance may even take dwelling a basic jersey rally towel to have a good time the staff’s new Traditional Version uniforms that shall be debuted that night time.
As a part of the Wizards’ 25th anniversary season celebrations, the staff will host “Throwback” nights, starting on Friday, Nov. 18, vs. the Miami Warmth when the primary 10,000 followers will obtain a hat designed by Wizards alumnus Antawn Jamison introduced by FTX. The primary 10,000 followers on Dec. 10 vs. the Los Angeles Clippers may even obtain a throwback-inspired hat designed by present Wizards ahead Kyle Kuzma courtesy of FTX.
Washington will host Vote Evening on Friday, Oct. 28 vs. Indiana in a nationally-televised sport that can characteristic a particular version capturing shirt. Along with educating followers on the significance of voting, eligible voters in attendance shall be inspired to vote within the 2022 midterm elections happening on Tuesday, Nov. 8.
The staff may even unveil “Wizards Wednesdays,” a six-night sequence introduced by Capital One, tipping off on Nov. 16 towards the Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder. All through the season, Wizards Wednesdays will characteristic giveaways together with a 90’s-inspired bucket hat (Jan. 11 vs. CHI), nesting dolls (Feb. 8 vs. CHA) and a Kristaps Porzingis bobblehead (Mar. 22 vs. DEN).
Themes that shall be acknowledged this season embody: Navy Evening introduced by Leidos (Nov. 12), Children Day introduced by Ticketmaster (Nov. 13), Season of Giving introduced by Ticketmaster (Nov. 20), Most cancers Consciousness Evening introduced by MedStar Well being (Nov. 28), Psychological Well being Consciousness Evening introduced by MedStar Well being (Jan. 9), Martin Luther King, Jr. Day introduced by Amtrak (Jan. 16), Coronary heart Well being Consciousness Evening introduced by MedStar Well being (Feb. 3), Girls’s Evening introduced by Contemporary Vine (Mar. 8), Cherry Blossom Evening (Mar. 24), Pleasure Evening introduced by Large (Mar. 28) and Black Historical past Month introduced by Stackwell Capital (February). Heritage Nights comparable to Jewish Heritage Evening, Japanese Heritage Evening, Caribbean Heritage Evening, Hispanic Heritage Evening and Lunar New 12 months may even be celebrated in the course of the season.
Extra giveaways this season will embody a special-edition Wizards NFT introduced by FTX for the primary 2,500 followers on Dec. 27, a “way of life” version bobblehead of Kyle Kuzma courtesy of Capital One (Jan. 13), a Wizards t-shirt courtesy of Caesars Sportsbook (Mar. 6), a Cherry Blossom hat designed by Mount Morris introduced by FTX (Mar. 24) and extra be named at a later date.
Followers may even be handled to a Marvel Tremendous Hero Evening introduced by FTX on Dec. 28 vs. Phoenix, the place the primary 10,000 followers will obtain a Marvel Tremendous Hero Bradley Beal comedian guide.
For extra data on the total season of theme nights and giveaways, go to HERE.
SPECIAL CONCESSION: On particular “Traditional” nights, starting with the house opener on Oct. 21, followers can get pleasure from a basic spin on the Capital One Area concession stands with Aramark meals companies’ $ 25 meals and beverage packages.
RETAIL: Followers may also have a good time with particular merchandise, together with the 25th anniversary line that can embody the Traditional version jerseys, a wide range of Mitchell & Ness assortment objects and different varied objects within the blue-and-bronze branding and particular version retail giveaways. This season, Washington may even acknowledge the motivation for the staff’s title change in 1997 and can proceed to boost consciousness and funds for organizations working to fight gun violence within the Nation’s Capital. In the course of the 2022-23 season, 25% of all Washington Bullets attire gross sales shall be donated to the Alliance of Involved Males (ACM), a corporation devoted to selling understanding, peace, and concord.
FAN FAVORITES: The favored Wizards live performance sequence will return for the seventh season and have award-winning artists in addition to native expertise. Extra particulars shall be introduced within the coming weeks.
Pregame Youth Basketball clinics for girls and boys ages 6 to 14 will return this season. To register or for extra data, go to this LINK.
KIDS CLUB: The Wizards will introduce their inaugural Children Membership media day on Sunday, Oct. 9. Extra particulars on the Children Membership shall be launched within the following weeks.
Followers can go to this LINK for a whole itemizing of promotional nights, to buy particular person sport tickets or to study extra group theme nights Followers may also observe the Wizards on all social media accounts for particular contests and giveaways main as much as every sport.