Allen Americans open at home Oct. 15

Here's part of the release the team sent out this afternoon:

The Allen Americans will open the 2010-11 season at the Allen Event Center Friday, Oct. 15, as part of the CHL’s southern conference.

Allen’s opening night will feature Fan Fest with bounce houses, face painting, a balloon artist, a rock climbing wall and live music before the first puck drop of Allen’s second season. The first 2,500 fans will receive mini replica Southern Conference Champions banners to commemorate the achievement of the inaugural team. All fans will receive 2010-11 magnetic schedules.

You can read more at the Americans' official site by clicking here.