It's Game Day! MK Lightning v Nottingham Panthers - 7pm Sat 2nd March

Saturday is here again and it’s another Smith Recycling MK Lightning home game day!

Our visitors tonight are the Nottingham Panthers - their fans always travel to us in numbers and it’s always an action-packed game against Coach Strachan’s men so make sure you join us to make some noise and roar on the Lightning!

Here’s everything you need to know…


Available all day from Arena opening at 8.30am until face off…

  • in person at the box office
  • by phone on 01908 540020
  • online 24 hours a day at
  • Adults £18 / concessions £13 / child £5

Away supporters: please select block 8.

Buy your ticket in advance and present it  (or your MKL season ticket) at Wetherspoons on Midsummer Boulevard for 20% off your match day food - just 5 minutes’ walk from Planet Ice Arena.

Wetherspoons MK are the proud sponsors of Lightning defenceman Ivan Šijan.


Turnstiles open 1800hrs

Warm up starts 1825hrs

Puck drops 1900hrs


Signing autographs tonight will be Radek Meidl, sponsored by Top Jump Inflatable Park, and David Norris, sponsored by Energie Fitness MK.  Meet them outside the Lightning locker room 15 minutes after the post match presentations for autographs, selfies or just to say hello!


If you’ve booked a space on the Supporters’ Club coach to an upcoming road game please pay the balance tonight at the merchandise stand.

Tonight is your last chance to book tickets for the MKL End of Season Awards this coming Thursday (7 March) at Jury’s Inn Hotel CMK.  Entry to the awards evening is strictly ticket only and they will not be on sale on the night.  Buy yours from the merchandise stand!

In the first period break we’ll have another group of fans competing in Zorb Football - zorbs kindly supplied by MK Play Association.  Want to have a go at a future game? Email our matchnight host:


As always there will be prizes up for grabs tonight…

  • a cash prize on our 50-50 draw (half the proceeds to the winner, half to the club)
  • Cineworld tickets in the Funky Duckling Chuck A Duck competition
  • game worn and replica players’ jerseys in our shirt raffle

Buy your tickets from sellers in the high viz jackets in and around the Arena!  All profits go directly to the Lightning to help with ongoing running costs - so by taking part you are directly helping your club.


Ticket holders and season ticket holders can join the public skate straight after the game, free of charge.  All you pay for is your skate hire (£2.50) - book this at the box office in one of the period breaks during the game.


While you’re at the Arena why not book in advance for these upcoming home fixtures:

Saturday 9 March at 7pm - MKL v Coventry Blaze

Saturday 16 March at 7pm - MKL v Fife Flyers

On Sale Soon…..

Friday 22 March at 7.30pm - MKL v Guildford Flames

Friday 29 March at 7.30pm - MKL v Manchester Storm

Sunday 31 March at 5.15pm - MKL v Sheffield Steelers





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