The festivities begin with player red carpet arrivals beginning at 3 p.m. on Thunder Alley (West Plaza). There will be face painters and balloon artists on Thunder Alley as well as live music. All fans in attendance will also receive free cotton candy and popcorn and can purchase soda and hot dogs for the low cost of $1 each up until puck drop at 7 p.m.
Scratched Lightning players will sign autographs for select Chase Club members. Fans will also be able to register to win unique experiences and prizes on Thunder Alley, including signed player sticks and the chance to fire the Tesla coils. Additionally, fans will have the chance to win an opportunity to receive a jersey on the ice immediately following the game from a Lightning player. Lightning players will take their jerseys right off their backs after the game and present them to the lucky winners..