Aug 9, 2022

DES MOINES, Iowa – Iowa Wild announced today brand-new promotional nights and the return of fan-favorite promotions with the organization’s 2022-23 promotional schedule.


Iowa’s Opening Night is set for Oct. 14 against the San Jose Barracuda, presented by MercyOne. Fans will receive a 2022-23 Iowa Wild magnet schedule, courtesy of Hicklin Door Services, as well as $2 beers, presented by 100.3 The Bus, until the end of the first period.


Giveaways feature a team schedule poster (Oct. 15 vs. San Jose), camo hat giveaway presented by ALS Association Iowa Chapter and LAZER 103.3 (Nov. 18 vs. Milwaukee), dog bag dispenser presented by Fleet Farm and KIOA (Dec. 4 vs. Chicago), 10th Anniversary Hat presented by KXnO (Jan. 7 vs. Rockford), Matt Boldy Bobblehead presented by Olsson and KIOA (Jan. 21 vs. Milwaukee), pink LED wands presented by KISS 107.5 (Feb. 11 vs. Chicago), youth jersey giveaway presented by JP Party Rentals (Feb. 19 vs. Rockford), Pride scarf presented by KISS 107.5 (Feb. 24 vs. Rockford), Joe Hicketts “Canadian Tuxedo” Bobblehead presented by Home Solutions of Iowa (Mar. 24 vs. Grand Rapids), a beach towel presented by STAR 102.5 (Apr. 1 vs. San Diego), rope dog toy presented by Fleet Farm (Apr.2 vs. San Diego) and player trading cards presented by The Rookie & Upper Deck along with a team photo presented by KXnO (Apr. 7 vs. Chicago).


Theme nights are Hoptoberfest (Oct. 15 vs. San Jose), School Day (Nov. 3 vs. Grand Rapids), Hockey Fights Cancer Night (Nov. 4 vs. Grand Rapids), Veteran’s Appreciation (Nov. 18 vs. Milwaukee), Decade Day (Dec. 3 vs. Chicago), Pucks ‘N Paws (Dec. 4 vs. Chicago and Apr. 2 vs. San Diego), Teddy Bear Toss (Dec. 16 vs. Texas), Video Game Night (Dec. 17 vs. Texas), New Year’s Eve Celebration with Postgame Fireworks (Dec. 30 vs. Colorado), Local Heroes Night (Jan. 7 vs. Rockford), Pink in the Rink (Feb. 11 vs. Chicago), Crash’s Birthday (Feb. 19 vs. Rockford), Pride Night (Feb. 24 vs. Rockford), Kids Takeover Day (Mar. 12 vs. Manitoba), Let’s Get Tropical Night (Apr. 1 vs. San Diego) and Fan Appreciation Night (Apr. 7 vs. Chicago).


The Wild will wear specialty jerseys for three contests this season: Nov. 18 vs. Milwaukee for Veteran’s Appreciation Night, Feb. 11 vs. Chicago for Pink in the Rink and Mar. 25 vs. Grand Rapids for Local Artist Night. Iowa will also wear their alternate white jerseys every Friday before the all-star break for “Friday Night Whites”.


Fans can take advantage of popular ticket specials during the 2022-23 campaign. Bud Country Club features a rotating all you can eat and drink menu and a premium ticket in The Loft. Collegeville is a deal exclusively for college students and includes an ice level suite ticket. Our first themed combo pack is for the Oct. 15 Hoptoberfest game, which features a ticket and specialty item included and terrific seating locations and prices. Information on how to purchase this package and other specialty packages will be released at a later date. To check out these ticket specials and more, head to


All promotions and dates are subject to change. For more information, visit or call 515-564-8700. All Wild 365 Membership plans are currently available, purchase today by going to


Nightly Specials


Game Day Promotion 1 Promotion 2 Presenting Sponsor(s)
Monday $1 Hot Dogs (ends at conclusion of first period)   Star 102.5
Tuesday TWOsday Menu - $2 hot dogs and $2 popcorn   96.9 The Bull
Wednesday Winning Wednesday    
Friday $2 Beer (ends at conclusion of first period) Fireball Friday Special 100.3 The Bus & Fireball
Saturday 2-for-1 Confluence Beers (ends at puck drop)   Confluence Brewing Company
Sunday Post-Game Skate    


Theme Nights


Date and Opponent Theme Presenting Sponsor Participating Sponsor
Oct. 14 vs. San Jose Opening Night MercyOne  
Oct. 15 vs. San Jose Hoptoberfest    
Nov. 3 vs. Grand Rapids School Day Mid-American Energy Science Center of Iowa
Nov. 4 vs. Grand Rapids Hockey Fights Cancer    
Nov. 18 vs. Milwaukee Veteran's Appreciation ALS Association Iowa Chapter  
Dec. 3 vs. Chicago Decade Day    
Dec. 4 vs. Chicago Pucks 'N Paws Fleet Farm  
Dec. 16 vs. Texas Video Game Night    
Dec. 30 vs. Colorado New Year's Eve Celebration Greater Des Moines Partnership  
Jan. 7 vs. Rockford Local Heroes Night    
Feb. 11 vs. Chicago Pink in the Rink   KISS 107.5
Feb. 19 vs. Rockford Crash's Birthday JP Party Rentals  
Feb. 24 vs. Rockford Pride Night   KISS 107.5
Mar. 12 vs. Manitoba Kids Takeover Day    
Apr. 1 vs. San Diego Let's Get Tropical Night    
Apr. 2 vs. San Diego Pucks 'N Paws Fleet Farm  
Apr. 7 vs. Chicago Fan Appreciation    

Giveaways (all for the first 1500 fans unless otherwise noted)


Date and Opponent Item Presenting Sponsor(s) Participating Sponsor(s)
Oct. 14 vs. San Jose Magnet Schedule Hicklin Door Services 100.3 The Bus
Oct. 15 vs. San Jose Poster Schedule   KXnO
Nov. 3 vs. Grand Rapids Workbook* Mid-American Energy Science Center of Iowa
Nov. 18 vs. Milwaukee Camo Hat ALS Association Iowa Chapter LAZER 103.3
Dec. 4 vs. Chicago Dog Bag Dispenser **** Fleet Farm KIOA
Jan. 7 vs. Rockford 10th Anniversary Hat   KXnO
Jan. 21 vs. Milwaukee Matt Boldy Bobblehead Olsson KIOA
Feb. 11 vs. Chicago Pink LED Wand**   KISS 107.5
Feb. 19 vs. Rockford Youth Jersey*** JP Party Rentals  
Feb. 24 vs. Rockford Pride Scarf   KISS 107.5
Mar. 24 vs. Grand Rapids Joe Hicketts "Canadian Tuxedo" Bobblehead Home Solutions of Iowa  
Apr. 1 vs. San Diego Beach Towel   STAR 102.5
Apr. 2 vs. San Diego Rope Dog Toy**** Fleet Farm  
Apr. 7 vs. Chicago Player Trading Cards & Team Photo Upper Deck & The Rookie KXnO


* All students in attendance

** First 5000 fans

*** First 1500 kids 12 and under

**** First 400 dogs



Date and Opponent Jersey  Auction Benefiting
Nov. 18 vs. Milwaukee  Veteran’s Appreciation  Jersey Auction  ALS Association, Iowa Chapter
Feb. 11 vs. Chicago  Pink in the Rink Jersey Auction MercyOne Des Moines Foundation 
Mar. 25 vs. Grand Rapids  Local Artist Jersey  Jersey Auction Mid-Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America 
TBD Alternate White Jersey Jersey Auction Special Olympics Iowa 


Iowa Wild hockey is presented by MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center. For more information, please visit Fans can purchase single-game tickets through the team’s website at Group tickets (10 or more), suites, Wild 365 memberships or premium tickets can be purchased by contacting the Iowa Wild Ticket Department at 515-564-8700 or The 2022-23 season marks the 10th anniversary of Iowa Wild hockey. Fans can purchase season tickets for the 10th anniversary season at

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