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Individual Game Tickets on Sale on April 2

ALBANY, NY - The Albany Empire announce that tickets to individual games for the 2019 season will go on sale to the public on Tuesday, April 2 at 10:00 am.  The Empire’s season begins on April 27 at home in the Times Union Center against the Columbus Destroyers at 7 pm.

The Times Union Center offers a variety of seating options ranging from the field level to the upper bowl.  Each seat offers a unique experience for fans, with an up close and personal view at a great value.

“With the announcement of our single game tickets going on sale, fans now have the opportunity to buy tickets to all of our home games,” said George Manias, Albany Empire C.O.O.  “We hope our fans come out in full force and create a true home field advantage for our players.  Our goal is to sell out the home opener and show our fans a quality entertainment experience and a team that they can be proud of!”    

Fans can secure their tickets for Empire home games for as low as $15 per seat.  To purchase tickets to any Empire home game, visit, call 518-533-2200, or stop by the Albany Empire office located in the Times Union Center.

“We can’t wait to get back on Transfinder Field and put on a show for the best fans in the Arena Football League,” said Rob Keefe, Head Coach of the Albany Empire.  “Our team feeds off of the energy and support from our fans and we are so pumped to play in front of a packed house for each home game during the 2019 season!”

Fans can secure season tickets for the Albany Empire by calling 518-533-2200, by going to, or by stopping by the Empire office located in the Times Union Center.  A limited number of great seats are still available!  Want to bring your organization to a game, fundraise, or perform on the field? Group experiences are now on sale.  Call 518-533-2200 for additional information.

Albany Empire 2019 Season Presented By CDPHP.

About Albany Empire

Season memberships for the 2019 season are on sale now. For tickets, contact the Albany Empire sales department at (518) 533-2200 or by going to Follow the team on Facebook at and Twitter at

About the Arena Football League

The Arena Football League enters its 32nd season in 2019. Since its inception in 1987, the AFL showcases a fast-paced, exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets. With the addition of two new teams in Atlantic City, N.J., and Columbus, O.H., the League totals six teams for 2019: Albany, Atlantic City, Columbus, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. Each team will play 12 regular-season games in 2019. One can find the League can on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook using the handle @OfficialAFL.

About Times Union Center

Albany’s Times Union Center, formerly Pepsi Arena, continues to have great success. Renamed in January 2007, the Times Union Center is “Upstate New York’s Premier Sports and Entertainment Facility. Owned by Albany County and operated by SMG, the world’s largest private management firm for public assembly facilities, the Times Union Center has an adaptable seating capacity between 6,000 and 17,500. Since Frank Sinatra christened the building on January 30, 1990, more than seven million patrons have walked through the turnstiles. As a multi-purpose facility, the Times Union Center has hosted a variety of events, including concerts, family shows and sporting events, averaging 165 events each year. 

About CDPHP®

Established in 1984, CDPHP is a physician-founded, member-focused and community-based not-for-profit health plan that offers high-quality affordable health insurance plans to members in 26 counties throughout New York. CDPHP is also on FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterest, and Instagram.

About Transfinder

Founded in 1988 and headquartered in Schenectady, New York, Transfinder is a national leader in intelligent transportation systems, providing transportation management systems and services to school districts, municipalities and adult care facilities. Transfinder, an Inc. magazine “fastest-growing company” for the past eleven straight years, has offices in Austin, Texas, and Shanghai, China. The software company develops and supports routing and scheduling solutions for optimal transportation logistics.

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