Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) December 24, 2009
Hockey fans from across the country are scrambling for Syracuse hotel deals to attend the Mirabito Outdoor Classic, the American Hockey League’s (AHL) inaugural outdoor event, which is sure to be a once in a lifetime opportunity. As a sponsoring partner for this first-ever event, the Renaissance Syracuse Hotel is offering group rates that include tickets to the game so hockey fans can unite and participate in the excitement of this unique sporting event.
The puck will drop at 1 p.m., on Saturday, Feb. 20 at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse, where the Syracuse Crunch will meet the Binghamton Senators for the first ever outdoor AHL hockey game. Located just a few short minutes from the Fairgrounds, the Renaissance Syracuse Hotel has created a special Syracuse hotel deal for hockey fans attending the Mirabito Outdoor Classic. Hockey enthusiasts who take advantage of this hotel hockey package will receive deluxe accommodations for one night at the only full-service Marriott hotel in the area, along with two general admission tickets to the game, breakfast for two at Redfield’s, the renowned Syracuse restaurant; all at a rate of $189 which includes a deluxe guestroom. Persons wishing to take advantage of this offer are encouraged to call early for reservations and ask for the Mirabito Outdoor Classic group rate. Reservations may be made by calling the hotel directly at 1-315-479-7000 or toll free at 1-877-843-6279.
The Mirabito Outdoor Classic will be a showdown between rival minor league teams, the Syracuse Crunch and the Binghamton Senators. The Crunch is the AHL affiliate of the Columbus Blue Jackets, the longest-running independently owned AHL team; while the Senators are the AHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Ottawa Senators. As a celebration of hockey in New York State, the Mirabito Outdoor Classic will recognize all levels of hockey from recreational to professional. Supporters look forward to this becoming an annual tradition which will bring the eyes of the sports world to focus on Syracuse.
The Renaissance Syracuse hotel’s onsite restaurant, Redfield’s, brings a taste of Manhattan to the heart of Syracuse. Offering American cuisine in a casual metropolitan dining atmosphere, Redfield’s is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests who book their rooms through the Mirabito Outdoor Classic group rate will receive breakfast for two at Redfield’s as part of the hotel package. The Library Lounge is also located inside the hotel, offering a great place for hockey fans to gather and share sports stories before the game on Saturday.
This exciting Syracuse University hotel has 279 deluxe rooms, including three luxury suites to meet the needs of hockey fans making the trip to New York for this historic hockey match-up. The hotel provides complimentary parking including access to an on-site covered garage. Wireless high-speed Internet access is available in public areas of the hotel with wired access available in the guest rooms.