Wizards announce fan events for home opener against Pacers originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington
The Washington Wizards are set to kick off their 2021-22 season next week, and their home game opener next Friday when they host the Indiana Pacers at Capital One Arena.
Fans attending the game can expect plenty of activities to usher in the new season and era of Wizards basketball. The team announced that one of these events will be the Capital One Fan Van parked outside Capital One Arena on F Street from 5:00 p.m.
The Fan Van, which is open to all fans, features limited edition clothing, interactive engagements including the Hoops Drop Plinko board, and special prizes.
Meanwhile, fans taking public transportation to the game will witness a Wizards takeover from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., featuring G-Wiz, Wizards Dancers and more at Gallery Station. Place-Chinatown WMATA.
Finally, the first 10,000 fans who enter Capital One Arena for Friday’s game will receive a free DC Above All rally towel and mouse pad for the Wizards 2021-22 home schedule courtesy of Capital One.
Washington is also launching the 2021 “Fan Appreciation” contest starting Monday. Fans can enter for the opportunity to win a pair of tickets to the home opener against Indiana.