Cleveland Monsters' Playoff Schedule Announced; to Open Series on the Road in Syracuse



The Cleveland Monsters will make their third-ever appearance in the American Hockey League’s Calder Cup Playoffs when they take on the Syracuse Crunch in a best-of-five game, first-round series. The Monsters will open in Syracuse on Friday and Saturday and then will return home for Game 3 on Tuesday, April 23rd at 7:30 p.m. at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. As the Monsters #LightTheLand (official playoff hashtag) and make their way through the playoffs, there are many ways fans can connect with and support the team.

The Monsters’ first-round Calder Cup Playoffs schedule with Syracuse (best of five) is as follows:
Game 1 - Friday, April 19th – Cleveland at Syracuse - 7:00 p.m. at War Memorial Arena
Game 2 - Saturday, April 20th- Cleveland at Syracuse - 7:00 p.m. at War Memorial Arena

Game 3 - Tuesday, April 23rd – Syracuse at Cleveland - 7:30 p.m. at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
-The first 5,000 Fans will receive a Playoff Rally Towel

*Game 4 - Thursday, April 25th – Syracuse at Cleveland - 7:00 p.m. at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
- The first 5,000 Fans will receive a Playoff Rally Towel

*Game 5 - Saturday, April 27th – Cleveland at Syracuse - 7:00 p.m. at War Memorial Arena

*If necessary


Playoff Ticket Information!

The best way to secure tickets for the 2019 Calder Cup Playoffs is by purchasing the Monsters Playoff Plus Plan, which includes membership into the Monsters Hockey Club for the 2019-20 season.  By becoming a 2019-20 MHC Member, fans will receive their tickets for the first home game of the first round of the 2019 Playoffs for FREE.  They will also immediately begin enjoying all the added-value benefits of being an MHC Member. Click HERE to join the Monsters Hockey Club today by signing up for the Monsters Playoff Plus offer and free first round playoff seats!

There are THREE OTHER GREAT WAYS for fans to get tickets to see Cleveland Playoff Hockey:

With the Monsters Playoff Pack, fans have the opportunity to secure great seats, at a discounted price, for all potential Monsters home playoff games at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse! By signing up, fans are eligible to "Pay As We Play" which charges the credit card on file before each round is played for all potential home games. Sign up now to lock in your seats for all the exciting Calder Cup Playoff action by visiting      

The Monsters #LightTheLand Special allows fans to purchase either Games 3 or Game 4 of the first round and receive the 2019-20 Monsters Home Opener for free, with specials starting at just $16 a seat. This offer is available for a limited time only and fans can secure their tickets by visiting

Single Game Tickets for the Monsters Calder Cup Playoff Home Games will go on sale Tuesday, April 16th at 10:00 a.m.

The Monsters Playoff Plus, Monsters Playoff Packages and Monsters #LightTheLand Special are on sale now by logging onto or by calling 216-420-0000 or at any Northern Ohio Discount Drug Mart.



Fans Preparing to #LightTheLand (official Monsters Playoff hashtag!):
Fans are encouraged to check out the Monsters Playoff Rally Caravan as it makes its way through Northeast Ohio. At each rally, fans can expect to see mascot Sully and The Monster Hockey Girls. They can also pick up a free Fan Activation Kit, which includes playoff yard signs, wristbands and posters. Fans will also have the chance to win playoff tickets to the Monsters first home game on Tuesday, April 23rd!


Monsters Playoff Rally Caravan Schedule is as follows:

Thursday, April 18th- Pinecrest 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Pinecrest - 200 Park Avenue, Suite 136, Orange Village, OH

Thursday, April 18th – Crocker Park 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Crocker Park – 177 Market Street, Westlake, OH

Monday, April 22nd – Pinecrest 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
200 Park Avenue, Suite 136, Orange Village, OH

Monday, April 22nd- Crocker Park 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Crocker Park – 177 Market Street, Westlake, OH

Tuesday, April 23rd- Public Square- 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Public Square- Downtown Cleveland

Monsters Playoff Watch Parties:
The Playoff Caravan will hit the town as the team hits the road with an official Bar Watch Party Tour. Fans are encouraged to meet the Monsters entertainment teams and cheer on the Monsters to victory on the road. All watch parties will feature ticket giveaways and much more!

Game 1 Watch Party - Friday, April 19th, 7:00 p.m.   
Location: Quaker Steak and Lube
5935 Canal Road, Valley View, OH 44125

Game 2 Watch Party - Saturday, April 20th, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Dave & Busters
25735 1st Street, Westlake, OH 44145

Fans can stay connected with the team throughout the playoff run by visiting as the official headquarters of all things Monsters Hockey. Fans can join on the conversations surrounding the 2019 Monsters AHL Playoffs with the official hashtag #LightTheLand and follow the Monsters across social media on Facebook/Monsters, Twitter (@Monstershockey), Instagram (@Monstershockey) and Snapchat (Monstershockey).