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Orlando Solar Bears and Orlando Squeeze team up for Pickleball Night at Downtown's Kia Center!

Pickleball is getting more and more popular in Central Florida, and the Orlando Solar Bears are teaming up with Orlando Squeeze to promote the sport here in Orlando.

Orlando Solar Bears and Orlando Squeeze team up for Pickleball Night

Pickleball appears to be gaining a huge following throughout Central Florida with new clubs popping up throughout the area including soon to open new clubs, The Pickleball Club at 1427 N. Semoran Blvd, Orlando and Crush Yard Pickleball Club & Restaurant which will open at 7840 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee.

Even the ECHL's Orlando Solar bears are getting in on the fun, teaming up with Major League Pickleball Champions, the Orlando Squeeze to host Pickleball Night on March 1 at downtown's Kia Center.

Watch the Orlando Solar Bears take on the division rival, Jacksonville Icemen at 8 pm including access to a pregame event with the Orlando Squeeze players!

Fans who purchase a ticket through the link below will receive an exclusive co-branded Orlando Solar Bears x Orlando Squeeze Pickleball Paddle while supplies last!

Buy Your Pickleball Night Package Here for only $40, including a ticket to the Solar Bears game against the Jacksonville Icemen, the pregame event with the Orlando Squeeze, and a free pickle ball paddle.

About Orlando Squeeze:

Homegrown, fresh squeezed and ready to serve. The Orlando Squeeze is Orlando’s Major League Pickleball team who recently won Major League Pickleball’s Atlanta Championship and is celebrating its 1 year anniversary of joining the league.

About Major League Pickleball:

Major League Pickleball (MLP) is the premier team league and the standard-bearer for the fastest-growing sport in the United States. MLP is committed to perpetuating the sport's larger role in society and permeating every facet of pickleball’s business, marketing, and community development relations. With iconic team owners, a co-ed team format, an innovative draft, easy-to-understand scoring, groundbreaking broadcast quality, and the highest prize money events in pro pickleball, MLP’s goal is to elevate and grow the sport in everything it does.

About the Orlando Solar Bears:

The Orlando Solar Bears are the proud affiliate of the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning and members of the ECHL, the premier “AA” hockey league in North America. In 11 seasons of operation, the team has qualified for the Kelly Cup Playoffs five times. The Solar Bears are owned and operated by the Orlando Magic and the DeVos Family, and play at the AdventHealth Rink at Kia Center, the 2012 Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year.

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Orlando Solar Bears and Orlando Squeeze team up for Pickleball Night

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