BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors will host their annual Select-A-Seat/Group Leader Event as well as National Anthem Auditions on Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. The annual Job Fair for game night staffing will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 14 from 3:30 to 6 p.m. All three events will take place at Rabobank Arena, 1001 Truxtun Ave., in downtown Bakersfield.
Anthem Tryouts-Sept. 13
Have you ever wanted to perform in front of a crowd of thousands? On Tuesday, Sept. 13, you will have your chance to audition to do just that, from 4 to 6 p.m. Individual singers and small groups are invited to audition for the chance to perform the National Anthem before a Condors game. The vast majority of anthem singers every season attend these tryouts, so if you are interested, it is strongly recommended you schedule a time and attend the tryout. Call Brad Urbani at the front office in advance to sign up for a time slot, 324-PUCK (7825) ext. 210.
The 2011-12 Condors season is approaching and the Condors are giving fans a great opportunity to test out potential seat locations during the Select-A-Seat event on Sept. 13, from 4 to 6 p.m. The best available seats will be tagged for fans’ convenience, and Condors representatives will be on hand to escort fans throughout the arena. Plus, anyone that comes to look at seats at this event can enter to win four tickets to the Professional Bull Riders Tour, coming to Rabobank Arena Nov. 4 & 5.
Also, all Group Leaders are encouraged to attend this event to speak to their account rep, and lock in dates for their group night. This will be a great time to get information on the Condors brand new glass suite or set up a fundraiser.
Everyone who purchases a ticket plan at the event will receive an exclusive tour of the locker and training rooms, plus a behind-the-scenes look at Rabobank Arena. In addition, free hot dogs, popcorn and soda will be provided for all fans attending the event. Any kids making the trip will have the chance to test their hockey skills in the inflatable slapshot booth set up outside the arena.
Job Fair-Sept. 14
If you’re looking to break into the world of professional sports or perhaps just wanting to earn a few extra bucks, the annual Job Fair is a perfect opportunity to do this. The Condors are looking for hard-working, energetic people to fill game-day positions such as Mascot Operations, Program Sales, Promotions Team, Kids Zone, Chuck-A-Puck Sales, Merchandise, Blimp Pilot and more.
Those interested may fill out an application in the Condors front office (1001 Truxtun Ave.) prior to the Job Fair to expedite the interview process. If you have any Job Fair questions or filled out applications contact Erica Cardell at 324-PUCK (7825) ext. 212.
The Condors home opener is just 45 days away, when the ECHL’s newest team, the Colorado Eagles, come to town Saturday, Oct. 15. Game time is 7 p.m. Ticket packages for the 2011-12 season are now on sale, starting at just $48. The Condors will battle the rival Stockton Thunder in Bakersfield in preseason action on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. Visit www.BakersfieldCondors.com or call 324-PUCK(7825) for more information