Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center to Host Houston Aeros Preseason Action Versus the San Antonio Rampage at AEROSFEST on September 21st, 2009

Sugar Land, TX, September 24, 2009 --( Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center will host the Houston Aeros versus key Texas rival, the San Antonio Rampage, in preseason hockey action on September 26th, 2009. Game time is 6:05pm. Tickets are available for $10 each and can be purchased in the Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center Proshop or by phone at 281-265-7465.

Prior to the game street hockey with HITS (Hockey In The Streets) and interactive hockey-themed games such as the giant Slapshot Tunnel will be offered. The Aeros dance team, the Aerodynamics, will perform and among the special guests expected to appear is Aeros mascot, Chilly. Pre-game activities begin at 3:00pm and will continue until 5:30pm. Additional information on the line up of events can be found on

According to Noel Mascarenhas, General Manager of Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center, “We are proud that our long standing relationship with the Houston Aeros gives us the chance to bring professional hockey to the community at an extremely affordable price. Seeing the game in a small arena is an excellent and rare opportunity to experience the game up close and personally.”

The festivities will continue during game intermissions as guests will be treated to exhibitions by the Aeros Sled Hockey Team and the UNITY synchronized skating team. Game ticket admission also includes a post game public skate session featuring Sugar Land’s own DJ Kane or a half ice broomball game.

Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center is located just minutes from downtown Houston at 16225 Lexington Blvd, Sugar Land, Texas. It is the only dual rink facility in the Gulf Coast and is the official practice facility of the AHL Calder Cup Champion Houston Aeros hockey team. Open year round, Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center is the premier place to enjoy a wide range of sports and entertainment activities including public skating, ice skating lessons, ice hockey leagues and tournaments, broomball, bumper-cars-on-ice, and more. Sugar Land Ice & Sports Center is the perfect place to host a private ice event, birthday party, team party, or other special occasion.


For more information about AEROSFEST, please contact Carrie Gould at 281.265.7468 ( or visit
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Carrie Gould