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Royals Host Free Preseason Game vs. Adirondack Oct. 4 at 7:00 p.m.

From the Reading Royals

Aug 26, 2019

Free admission with donation of canned food item

The Reading Royals, ECHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers and Lehigh Valley Phantoms, will host the Adirondack Thunder at Santander Arena in the team’s only home preseason game Fri., Oct. 4 at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free to the public with the donation of a canned food item for charity.

Preseason schedule
Fri., Oct. 4 at 7:00 p.m. vs. Adirondack – Santander Arena (Free admission with donation of canned food item)
Sat., Oct. 5 at 7:00 p.m. at Adirondack – Cool Insuring Arena (Free admission)

Fun Facts
The Royals are 4-0-0-0 in the preseason vs. Adirondack
Since 2010, Reading boasts a 12-5-1-0 record in the preseason

Broadcast Information

Both preseason games can be heard on the Royals’ Broadcast Network – BCTV will broadcast all regular season away games for the 2019-20 season on Channel 15 Comcast and Channel 19 Service Electric. All preseason and regular season games can be heard on

The Royals open the 2019-20 season with three games at Newfoundland Oct. 11, Oct. 12 and Oct. 15. The regular season opener is Sat., Oct. 19 at 7:00 p.m. vs. Maine, with a special pregame block party and Downtown Alive concert featuring “Cracker.”

New for the 2019-20 season, take advantage of the Royals 5-Game Mini Plan that kicks off Opening Night on Sat., Oct. 19 at 7:00 p.m. and includes a meal for every game, a Reading Royals Hat, an exclusive fan experience, an autographed team picture and a guaranteed giveaway for each of the 5 games. Purchase your seat or seats today by calling 610-898-7825 or by visiting

Royals season memberships are available for 2019-20 by heading to, visiting the Royals Box Office at Santander Arena (700 Penn Street) and calling 610-898-7825.

For the latest team news, visit, and follow the team on Facebook (, Twitter ( and Instagram ( Use #RestoreTheRoar to join the conversation.

About the Royals
The Royals are entering their 19th ECHL season and are proudly affiliated with the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers and AHL’s Lehigh Valley Phantoms. The Royals won the Kelly Cup in 2013, have made the playoffs 14 times, and are four-time division champions. The Berks County Convention Center Authority (BCCCA), founded in 1996, owns the Royals along with the Santander Arena and the Santander Arena Performing Arts Center.

Listen to all Royals broadcasts at or by downloading the Mixlr App from the App Store or Google Play. All Royals away games are broadcast on BCTV (Ch. 15 Comcast, Ch. 19 Service Electric) and Mixlr.


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