The Peoria Rivermen open their 2015-16 season this Friday and Saturday night at the Peoria Civic Center against the Pensacola Ice Flyers! It's Bruce Sauers Hockey Weekend in Peoria, with $2 Budweiser, Bud Light, and Coca Cola products all weekend. Friday is also Chicago Blackhawks night at the Civic Center and will feature an appearance by Blackhawks mascot Tommy Hawk as well as Blackhawks memorabilia giveaways throughout the game! Finally, Friday night we will have Disney Channel star Trinitee Stokes ("Judy"on KC Undercover) in attendance to drop a ceremonial first puck before she appears in the Tween Stars Live event at the Civic Center Saturday afternoon. Come on out for all the fun and festivities at Carver Arena, get your tickets by calling the Rivermen office at (309)-676-1040!