We’ve heard it all. Whether it’s “pain at the pump,” “prices are siphoning are wallets,” and the array of catch phrases that come with rising gas prices, one thing is certain.
Gas is just too expensive. But, we have good news for you.
The Vegas Golden Knights‘ foundation and its Alumni Association teamed up with Smith’s Food and Drug Stores to host their “Knight Up, Gas Up” event on Thursday, June 16.
According to the team’s Twitter account, the first 800 cars at Smith’s Marketplace in Skye Canyon will receive $50 in FREE gas.
This event will give away a total of $40,000 in free gas, according to an article by the NHL.
Along with the giveaway, the Skye Canyon Smith’s location will also lower their gas prices by about 20 cents all day on Thursday, June 16 and Friday, June 17.
Fans will also have the chance to meet the team’s mascot, Chance, and select players from the Golden Knights on Thursday morning. Deryk Engelland from the VGK Alumni Association will also be attendance at the “Knight Up, Gas Up” event.
However, if you’re looking to get some free gas then you better run to your car now. According to a report by 8 News Now, drivers started lining up around 2 a.m. to be part of the cohort who receives free gas.
The address for the participating Smith’s location is 9710 W Skye Canyon Park Drive in Las Vegas, and the event began at 8 a.m. Participants are limited to one visit.
This isn’t the first time that the Golden Knights have done a gas giveaway. According to the NHL, The team previously partnered with Smith’s for a gas giveaway event in April as part of the team’s Fan Appreciation Week.