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Wiener Dog Night Fan Guide

By Jim Olander, 02/11/20, 12:30PM CST


Everything you need to know about wiener dog races tonight

The Fighting Wiener Dogs return to the PREMIER Center this Saturday night for the 13th annual Sioux Nation Pet Clinic Wiener Dog races. Everything will be branded with the Wiener Dog logo and even special wiener dog merchandise will be available at the Pro shop. Players will be wearing special Fighting Wiener Dog jerseys that will be given away through a live auction after the game. This is a game you don’t want to miss. Take a look at all the fun planned for the whole family!

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5 PM-7:15 PM: Bounce Around Inflatables Kids Zone

·       Hockey Shootout, inflatables and games for kids down in the Hall of Fame area located in the main lobby of the building. Come early and have some fun before doors even open!

6 PM: PREMIER Center Doors Open

·       First 500 fans receive a special tug-of-war dog toy, courtesy of Sioux Nation Pet Clinic.

6-8 PM: Balloons and Tattoos (Outside Section 106)

·       Kids can get free balloons and air brush tattoos from Balloon Squad!

6 PM-end of game: Dogs from Dakota Dachshund Rescue (Outside Sections 103 & 119)  

·       Come meet some lovable, adoptable wiener dogs from Dakota Dachshund Rescue. Learn how you could also serve as a foster home for these little guys!

6PM-end of game: Photo Booth (outside Section 205)

  • Stand on the podium the wining wiener dogs will  be on after the race and get your photo taken!

6PM-2nd intermission: Sign making station (Outside Section 101)

  • Make sure you cheer on your favorite wiener dog with an official wiener dog sign. Let everyone know who you think will win it all during the game!

6:50 PM: Wiener Dog Parade

·       Meet all the contestants who will be taking to the ice in between periods looking to take home the grand championship!

1st Intermission:  Wiener Dog Races

·       Two heats of 20 dogs will compete with the top two finishers of each heat advancing to the Wiener Dog Final Four Race during the 2nd intermission!

2nd Intermission: Final Four Championship Race

·       One race will determine who wins it all. Will Biscuit defend his crown or will someone new take home the trophy?

2nd Intermission: Chuck-A-Puck

·       Purchase chuck-a-pucks before the end of the second intermission and chuck them onto the ice to win some great prizes from area businesses. Best of all, proceeds from the event will benefit Dakota Dachshund Rescue!

2nd Intermission: Costume Contest

·       We will narrow all wiener dog costumes down to the top four and let the audience decide who has the best costume to take home the title!

Post-Game: Live Sioux Falls Wiener Dogs jersey auction

·       Fans can head to the PREMIER Club area (Sections 103 & 104) after the game and take part in a live auction to take home a game worn wiener dog jersey. Proceeds from the auction will benefit Dakota Dachshund Rescue.