Get ready to experience hockey like never before! On Saturday, Feb. 18th 2023, the Carolina Hurricanes are set for an epic outdoor game in Raleigh against division rivals – the Washington Capitals. Head over Carter-Finley Stadium and be part of a 56k capacity crowd as these two teams battle it out on one iconic ice rink! 

The excitement doesn’t end there either – head downtown a day earlier and join us at Fan Fest taking place between City Plaza & NC State Capitol from 11am-9pm –– free admission and fun for all ages awaits you with plenty of festive activities that will get you geared up ahead of this monumental NHL showdown. 

Full weekend schedule:

  • Friday, February 17:
    • 11am-9pm: Carolina Hurricanes Fan Fest – downtown Raleigh’s Fayetteville Street
    • 8pm: Hootie & the Blowfish and SUSTO pre-party concert – PNC Arena
  • Saturday, February 18:
    • 2-7:30pm: Truly Hard Seltzer NHL PreGame – Carter-Finley Stadium
    • 8pm: 2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series, Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals – Carter-Finley Stadium
  • Sunday, February 19:
    • 1pm: NCAA Men’s College Basketball, NC State vs. University of North Carolina – PNC Arena


Don’t miss your chance to witness history being made live…we’ll see ya there Caniacs!!!