EXPERIENCE THE WALLEYE
Whether you're a long-time Toledo hockey fan or you're just looking for a cure for cabin fever, you've got to 'Experience the Walleye' at the Huntington Center.
Our promise to Walleye fans is to deliver a "power play" in these four areas:
1. Fun for all ages
2. Family friendly
3. Fabulous food
Read on and see how Walleye games provide All-Star entertainment for SENIORS and RETIREES.
WELCOME TO THE HUNTINGTON CENTER
The Huntington Center is a state-of-the-art, multi-purpose arena located in the heart of downtown Toledo. The facility opened to the public in October 2009.
The Huntington Center is easy to get to, and easy to get around in. Handicap seating and elevator access are available.
Every one of the 7,000+ seats at the Huntington Center is comfortably plush and each one offers incredible sightlines to the ice.
There are dozens of clean and inviting restrooms, a wide array of food and beverage stands, two souvenir stores and a massive video board display. The club level features a full service bar and common area for socializing before, during or after the game!
Experience T-Town Hockey with the whole family!
The Huntington Center, home of the Toledo Walleye, was built with families in mind. It was built with a wide concourse, and family bathrooms, and comfortable seats, so families would feel comfortable coming to games.
Families love our wide variety of food and beverages. And our wide variety of t-shirts and hats. There's something for mom and dad, the kids, and grandparents, too!
Go for the game, go for the mascots, go for the food, go for the promotions, go for the fun with the family...go Walleye!
Make sure to bring your appetite when you come to the Huntington Center for a Walleye game!
We've got hot dogs and burgers, Vito's Pizza and Walleye sandwiches, philly cheesesteak and chicken tenders!
Snack on nachos, pretzels, popcorn, and french fries!
And save room for dessert - you'll love the ice cream treats available at Walleye games...and there's cotton candy, too!
Read up on the latest eats and treats available at Walleye games by visiting the Food/Beverage page on the Walleye website.
The Huntington Center, located in downtown Toledo, is easy to get to! Just a few blocks from the highway, you'll have no trouble making the trip. Click for directions.
Parking is plentiful around the Huntington Center. There are surface lots and garages with thousands of spaces within a few blocks of the facility.
If you're not comfortable making the drive into downtown Toledo then we invite you take one of several 'Walleye Shuttles'. These TARTA busses depart from locations around the Toledo area!
The Huntington Center was designed with accessibility in mind, both in terms of getting to the facility, and making your way through it. We've heard raving reviews from fans that are disabled about how welcoming the 'home of the Walleye' is and how easy it is to navigate.
YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE A HOCKEY FAN
Toledo Walleye hockey is not all about slap shots and hat tricks. It's about people sharing great times and great memories with their family and friends.
We've surveyed our fans and what they tell us may come as a surprise: "You don't have to be a hockey fan to have a great time."
In fact, 42% of those who attended a Walleye game in the past 12 months say that they're not interested in minor league hockey at all! (Data provided by Scarborough Research)
That's the beauty of the Toledo Walleye experience. It has something that scores big for everyone. And that's the goal! Great food, hilarious promotions, fun-loving mascots, and more!
Welcome to T-Town Hockey!
When you tell your friends you went to a Walleye game, you'll often find yourself talking more about the fun stuff that you saw or did during breaks in the action as opposed to the game itself.
-Watching on-ice promotions and contests during intermission!
-Catching promo items that are thrown into the crowd by the Pond Patrol or dropped into the stands by the 'Spike' blimp!
-Playing along with organized crowd promotions like Halloween Hockey Night or Pink in the Rink!
-Taking home fun Walleye giveaways like mini-hockey sticks, cowbells and can coozies!
-Meeting special guests at games, like the Hanson Brothers from the movie 'Slapshot', hockey heroes like Mike Eruzione, and more!
Make sure to visit the Promotional Schedule for all the details on upcoming Walleye promotions.
JOIN THE CROWD
The action on the ice at Walleye games is always exciting; but sometimes the action off the ice can be even more fun!
Join in with the thousands of other Walleye fans at the game and cheer on the home team. Participate in fun chants and silly dances. Make signs to cheer on your favorite players and wear your Walleye gear to show your support for the "Fightin' Fish".
And keep your eyes on the giant video board: You never know when our 'Fan Cam' cameras will be scanning the crowd looking for Walleye fans that are having a blast!
DID YOU KNOW? According to data provided by Scarborough Research, 14.1% of Walleye game attendees are 55 years or older!
When you're at a T-Town Hockey game make sure to be on the look out for the team's two biggest fans, Walleye mascots Spike and CatTrick!
Spike and CatTrick are fun-loving characters who roam around the Huntington Center during Walleye games and have fun with fans of all ages!
Make sure to say hello and snap a photo with Spike and CatTrick when you see them.
Click the link for more info on the Walleye mascots!
Keep a close eye on the Promotions Schedule for special promotional events.
Special Event Promotions include:
-Post-game parties with the players after almost every Friday night home game
-Post-game open skate every Sunday
-'Team Autograph Night' and 'Post-Game Pictures with the Players Night' held once per season
-Jersey Auctions: players wear special edition jerseys that are autographed and auctioned after the game
'LET'S GO WALLEYE!'
You'll love cheering on the Walleye after a goal, or a big save by the goalie, or when players drop gloves at center ice.
Whether you're a hockey fan or not, you'll quickly come to appreciate the feverishly fast and furious pace of the game, and the "edge-of-your-seat" excitement that comes with the sport.
The Walleye crowd is like an extra man on the ice, providing a true 'home ice advantage'!
Clap your hands, ring a cowbell, scream at the top of your lungs! "Let's Go Wall-eye! Let's Go Wall-eye!"
Hockey has been a favorite past time of Toledoans for decades. The Walleye pay tribute to past Toledo hockey teams in a variety of ways.
The Fish honor the teams of yesteryear by hanging the championship banners of former Toledo teams from the ceiling of the Huntington Center.
Former Toledo hockey players are often in attendance at Walleye games and are recognized for their accomplishments. Each season the Walleye host 'Hockey History Weekend' where players are able to reunite and meet with fans.
Relive the glory days of Toledo hockey by supporting the future stars of the sport!
BRING HOME A MEMORY
A trip to the Huntington Center for a Walleye game isn't over until you stop by the Swamp Shop or Tackle Box souvenir stores and pick up mementos to remember your evening.
T-Shirts, hats, sweatshirts, and jerseys are available in a variety of colors and styles.
Plus, there are loads of fun novelty items like miniature hockey sticks, pucks, plush mascot dolls and more - Walleye merchandise makes a great gift for family and friends!
Click to browse the online store. All the items in the souvenir stores at the Huntington Center are available online!
SINGLE-GAME TICKETS - Buy tickets at the Huntington Center box office, order over the phone at 419-725-WALL (9255) or buy tickets online.
TICKET PLANS - Ticket plans for for any schedule and budget are available! Guarantee seats to the most popular games of the season! Call 419-725-WALL (9255) or get more info online.
PROMOTIONS - Get the latest info on Walleye promotions at the Huntington Center. Giveaways, special appearances, pre and post-game activities and more! Click for the promotional schedule.