DETROIT (WJBK) - The Detroit Pistons are making their official return to downtown Detroit tonight. Their home opener is Wednesday, October 18 at the new Little Caesars Arena.
A night full of fan festivities is planned. Fans are encouraged to come to the arena early. The plaza, which is open to the public, will be open at 3 p.m.
You may be able to catch a glimpse of players entering the building. Michigan native and 2016 American Idol contestant Manny Torres will also provide live music at 6 p.m.
Five-time Grammy nominated singer, songwriter and instrumentalist Skylar Grey will perform at halftime alongside select members of the Detroit Friends Vocal Ensemble Choir.
Those who go to the game will also receive an interactive PixMob commemorative bracelet and t-shirt on their seat inside the venue, allowing them to become part of the show during pregame introductions and halftime.
Doors open to fans at Little Caesars Arena beginning at 5:30 p.m. Fans are asked to be in their seats by 7:00 p.m., with bracelet attached to their wrist, to become part of the show.
For all pregame entertainment schedules for Opening Night and information on attending a Detroit Pistons game at Little Caesars Arena, www.pistons.com/openingnight.