COMMERCE CITY CO (ColoradoRapids.com) - The Colorado Rapids will hand out free Kosuke Kimura posters to the first 2000 fans through the gates in honor of the club's annual Asian-Pacific Heritage Night at the next home game on Saturday May 23 vs. the Seattle Sounders at Dick's Sporting Goods Park the club has announced.
The Rapids' home game on May 23 is the club's second "Heritage Night" celebration of the season!
Fans will get the chance to "Experience the World’s Game" all season with Rapids Heritage Night celebrations at 8 select Rapids games in 2009! This year the Rapids are planning theme nights over the entire course of the season to celebrate the heritage of their players who hail from around the globe.
The first 2000 fans into the stadium this Saturday night will receive a free limited-edition Heritage Night signature series collectable poster of this game's featured player Kosuke Kimura. The 11x14" glossy poster features a color action shot of him on the front and a copy of his signature and biography on the reverse.
The poster is #2 in the 8-poster series and fans can collect the entire series by attending all 8 total Rapids Heritage Nights this year!
Don't miss your chance to get your hands on the first of what are sure to be a series of fan-favorite giveaways this year! Tickets are still on sale for this match; purchase yours online by clicking here!
Stadium gates will open at 6:30pm for this game and the giveaway will go quickly; arrive early to ensure you get yours!
Here is the complete schedule of 2009 Rapids Heritage Nights each of which will also feature a handout of free posters to the first 2000 fans:
Rapids British Heritage Night: Sat. April 25 vs. LA
Rapids Asian-Pacific Heritage Night: Sat. April 23 vs. Seattle
Rapids American Heritage Night: Sat. July 4 vs. Chicago
Rapids Jamaican Heritage Night: Sat. July 11 vs. Dallas
Rapids African Heritage Night: Sat. July 25 vs. New York
Rapids Celtic Heritage Night: Sat. Aug. 1 vs. Columbus
Rapids Hispanic Heritage Night: Sat. Aug. 8 vs. Chivas
Rapids Colorado Heritage Night: Sat. Sept. 5 vs. Toronto
For more information and dates of the remaining Heritage Nights visit the Rapids promotional schedule page by clicking here.
Guarantee your spot at each of these nights and collect all 8 limited edition signature Rapids Heritage Night posters! For more information call the Rapids at (303) 825-GOAL.