Rochester Amerks home opener set for October 14

The Rochester Americans announced that the team’s home opener for the 2016-17 American Hockey League regular season will be played on Friday, Oct. 14 at The Blue Cross Arena.

While the full 2016-17 AHL regular season schedule with dates and opponents will not be announced until later this summer, the Amerks have six guaranteed home dates on the calendar for next season. In addition to the home opener on Oct. 14, other highlights of the schedule are the annual game the day after Thanksgiving (Friday, Nov. 25) and the popular Irish Night game on Friday, March 10. 

The complete list of Rochester’s six guaranteed home dates for the 2016-17 season is as follows: Oct. 14, Nov. 4, Nov. 11, Nov. 25, Dec. 30 and March 10.

Amerks 2016-17 Season Ticket Memberships, which start as low as just $10 per game, are on sale now. The Amerks are also offering a variety of partial plans, including Half-Season Memberships and Flex Season Memberships with vouchers good for best available seat to any home game. All memberships are up to 40 percent off box office day of game pricing. For more information, please visit or call 1-855-GO-AMERKS.