The Hershey Bears released their promotion schedule for the upcoming 2022-23 season on Wednesday. The team’s season opener will be held at Giant Center on Saturday, October 15. The first 8,000 fans will receive magnet schedules for the upcoming season. The Bears will also hold an Opening Night Red Carpet Event out front of Giant Center.
The Bears’ wildly popular Teddy Bear Toss Night, nicknamed Sweet Cuddly Mayhem after Zack Fisch’s famous call, returns on Sunday, January 29 at 3 PM against the Bridgeport Islanders.
Last year, Bears fans broke their own world record from 2019 by heaving 52,341 stuffed animals onto the ice. Nearly five bears per person were thrown onto the ice by the capacity crowd of 10,514.