Harrisburg City Islanders and the Pennsylvania Lottery Renew Partnership in 2017

Harrisburg City Islanders and Pennsylvania Lottery Make Every Saturday Home Game “PA Lottery Super Saturday”

Harrisburg, PA (March 30, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders and the Pennsylvania Lottery are pleased to announce their renewed partnership, making all seven (7) Saturday Islanders home games (April 15, May 20, June 24, July 15, Aug 12, Sept 16 and Sept 30) “PA Lottery Super Saturdays”.  The Islanders will select 4 lucky families to be highlighted at half-time of each PA Lottery Super Saturday game.  Each family will also receive a prize pack that includes  one free month of Mega Million draws from the Pennsylvania Lottery and City Islanders souvenirs.  “Harrisburg City Islanders games are always exciting, but with the help of the PA Lottery, we feel that our PA Lottery Super Saturdays will take our games to a new level!” stated Tiago Lopes, Harrisburg City Islanders Club President.

As part of the agreement, the Islanders will continue to inform fans of the Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots and the variety of other games available to play at each of their 16 home games and are thrilled to continue the tradition of having PA Lottery Night at FNB Field. On this night, fans 18 and over will receive a coupon to try one of Pennsylvania Lottery games and will have the opportunity to text in and receive a mobile FREE $1 Fast Play game coupon. This date is yet to be determined.

The Harrisburg City Islanders’ home opener and first “PA Lottery Super Saturday” will occur on Saturday, April 15 at FNB Field at 7:00 p.m., where they will face Bethlehem Steel FC. Season tickets are available now for purchase. For details about packages and prices, visit www.cityislanders.com or contact Alexander Vega, Fan Development Manager at alexvega@cityislanders.com.

ABOUT THE HARRISBURG CITY ISLANDERS

The Harrisburg City Islanders are entering their 14th Season in Central Pennsylvania as a professional soccer team in the United Soccer League. The league represents the highest level of competition in the United States and Canada outside of Major League Soccer (MLS). In addition to the professional squad, the Harrisburg City Islanders Academy fields youth teams for boys and girls ages 9-23. The City Islanders Academy is dedicated to player development in Central, Pennsylvania. The premier level Academy teams participate in the nationally recognized Super Y-League. For more information about the Harrisburg City Islanders please visit www.cityislanders.com or call 717.441.GOAL (4625).

ABOUT THE PENNSYLVANIA LOTTERY

The Pennsylvania Lottery remains the only state lottery to direct all proceeds to programs that benefit older residents. Since ticket sales began in 1972, it has contributed more than $25.8 billion to fund property tax and rent rebates, transportation, care services, prescription assistance, and local services including senior centers and meals.

Players must be 18 or older. Please play responsibly. Call 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537) for help with a compulsive gambling problem.  Visitpalottery.com for winning numbers, rules, chances of winning, and to join the VIP Players Club for second chances to win.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Madeline Williams

Harrisburg City Islanders

Communications and Marketing Manager

P: 717.441.4625 C: 717.602.5369 E: madeline@cityislanders.com