By Stuart Zaas | 4/28/14 3:43 PM
DENVER– The Denver Outlaws will open the home portion of their 2014 season on Sunday, May 4 at 3 p.m. MDT at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
The Outlaws invite fans to help celebrate ‘May The Fourth Be With You Day’ with a Star Wars theme for the home opener. In addition to movie-themed jerseys, Star Wars characters will make appearances around the stadium along with in-game promotions featuring movie and music clips from the movies. The Outlaws are partnering with the local 501st Legion and Rebel Legion to provide the costumed Star Wars characters.
Denver will be representing the Rebel Alliance with orange X-Wing Pilot jerseys and Ohio will represent the Imperial Storm Troopers with their white jerseys. All of the jerseys will be signed and auctioned off after the game with all proceeds benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project. The Outlaws collaborated with Lucas Films and Warrior on the design of the jerseys. See below for photo renderings of the jerseys.
Tickets for this historic game start at just $12 and can be purchased online or at the Sports Authority Field at Mile High box office.
About the Denver Outlaws
Part of Major League Lacrosse’s 2006 western expansion, the Outlaws have made the playoffs in each of their eight seasons. The organization is managed by Edge Sports & Entertainment – a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Denver Broncos Football Club. For more information, contact the Outlaws at 303-OUTLAWS (688-5297) or visit www.DenverOutlaws.com.
About Major League Lacrosse
Major League Lacrosse (MLL), the premier professional outdoor lacrosse League, was founded by Jake Steinfeld and is headquartered in Boston. Major League Lacrosse commenced play in June 2001 and will embark on its fourteenth season. MLL has continued to lead the sport of lacrosse into the mainstream of competitive team sports. The league is made up of eight teams: The Boston Cannons, Charlotte Hounds, Chesapeake Bayhawks, Denver Outlaws, Florida Launch, New York Lizards, Ohio Machine and Rochester Rattlers. More information about the league can be found at www.majorleaguelacrosse.com, Facebook or Twitter.
The MLL's 14th season will commence the weekend of April 26.
The 2014 MLL All-Star Game will be held at Harvard Stadium on June 26. Tickets for the event are on sale now by visiting Ticketmasteror by calling the Boston Cannons office at 617-746-9933.
The 2014 Championship Game will be held at Fifth Third Bank Stadium in Kennesaw, Ga., on Saturday, August 23 and tickets can be obtained by clicking HERE
About Edge Sports & Entertainment
Created in 2005, Edge Sports & Entertainment is a full-service event sports and entertainment company focused on the development of live events, event production, and broadcast. Edge Sports & Entertainment is owned by Pat Bowlen.