The Crew were treated to an Empire State win!

Washington Capitals at New York Rangers
March 29, 2015 | Madison Square Garden | New York, New York
Bus Trip

The final trip of the 2014-15 season found us back in New York to see an afternoon game against the Rangers. In keeping with recent tradition, the Caps’ final trip to the Garden ended in a win.
A huge thanks to Robert Kruck for letting us include so many of his excellent photos.


Trip Itinerary

The Caps Road Crew will be traveling to the island of Manhattan
for an evening meeting with the Rangers!

The CRC has made arrangements for bus transportation and excellent lower bowl group tickets so spots on this trip are sure to sell out quickly. All additional ticket-only packages have been claimed at this time but contact us if interested as more may become available.

Current plans: The Crew will be meeting at the Greenbelt Metro station (inner loop of the Beltway in Maryland at Exit 24) at 8:30 a.m. on March 29th; the bus will depart at approximately 9 a.m. We’ll arrive at MSG by 1:30 p.m., in plenty of time to head inside and catch warmups before the 3 p.m. drop of the puck. The CRC bus will be returning to Greenbelt as soon as possible following the game (expected arrival back in Greenbelt by 11 p.m.). Parking is free but the Metro will be open in time for both our departure and return and we encourage our guests to make use of it if convenient.

Our seats are excellent and with bus transportation, the cost for the trip will be $230 per person. No extra fees or money over the cost of the bus and game tickets will be charged. You may bring your own food and drink on the bus (coolers will be provided for your convenience). There is no smoking allowed on the bus but time permitting we will make a stop on the way. The bus is equipped with a restroom and video/tv units.

The Caps had a successful Duck hunt!

Washington Capitals at Anaheim Ducks
February 15, 2015 | HONDA Center | Anaheim, California

Our first trip to the Duck Pond was a rousing success. After the home team opened the scoring, the Caps responded in under 20 seconds. The rest of the game went similarly, until a second period offensive by the Caps netted them the lead through to the final buzzer.


Trip Itinerary

The Caps Road Crew will be traveling to the left coast for the first time to see our favorite red-faced cherub, Bruce Boudreau, and his Anaheim Ducks at 5:00 PM (PST) on Sunday, February 15, 2015.

The CRC will make arrangements for group tickets, however individual transportation and lodging arrangements will be up to those attending.

Current plans: On Sunday, February 15, the Crew will gather in Anaheim inside Honda Center around 4:00 PM for warmups and the 5:00 PM drop of the puck. At this time we will be accepting reservations for the package ticket(s) to both the Los Angeles and Anaheim games (see details for the Los Angeles end of the trip). If we are able to accommodate those wishing tickets to just one or the other we will try, but cannot guarantee anything at present.

The cost will be $75 per ticket for the Anaheim game (the Los Angeles tickets are $125, for a total of $200 for the package). Payment in full is required to reserve your tickets. No extra fees over the cost of the ticket will be charged.

Be sure to get your reservation in asap to guarantee your spot alongside the other Caps fans making the trip. The Ducks have set us up with excellent lower bowl seats that are well worth the trip.

The defending champs showed the Caps some things!

Washington Capitals at Los Angeles Kings
February 14, 2015 | STAPLES Center | Los Angeles, California

The CRC was lucky to get seats for our first-ever trip to Staples Center the season after the LA Kings had won their second Stanley Cup in three years. Valentine’s Day was sweet for the home team, who easily dispatched the Caps 3-1.


Trip Itinerary

The CapsRoadCrew will be traveling to the left coast for the first time to see the Stanley Cup champion L.A. Kings at 7:00 PM (PST) on Saturday, February 14, 2015.

The CRC will make arrangements for group tickets, however individual transportation and lodging arrangements will be up to those attending.

Current plans: On Saturday, February 14, the Crew will gather in Los Angeles inside the Staples Center around 6:00 PM for warmups and the 7:00 PM drop of the puck. At this time we will be accepting reservations for the package ticket(s) to both the Los Angeles and Anaheim games (see details for the Anaheim end of the trip). If we are able to accommodate those wishing tickets to just one or the other we will try, but cannot guarantee anything at present.

The cost will be $125 per ticket for the Los Angeles game (the Anaheim tickets are $75, for a total of $200 for the package). Payment in full is required to reserve your tickets. No extra fees over the cost of the ticket will be charged.

Be sure to get your reservation in asap to guarantee your spot alongside the other Caps fans making the trip. The Kings have set us up with excellent lower bowl seats that are well worth the trip.

An ebullient bus ride to see the Bears beat the Pens!

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at Hershey Bears
February 7, 2015 | Giant Center | Hershey, Pennsylvania
Bus Trip

For our annual Hershey trip the Bears were pitted against the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins in this Saturday night tilt. There was merriment, fisticuffs, and overtime hockey! Defenseman Mike Moore of the Bears put up the game winner to send the home crowd into hysterics.


Trip Itinerary

We will be hitting the road by bus to the Giant Center to cheer on the Hershey Bears as they take on the Baby Pens.

The CRC has made arrangements for bus transportation and lower level group tickets. No tickets aside from those with bus transportation are available at this time.

Current plans: We’ll have a pickup in northern Virginia at Springfield Metro station at 12:30 p.m. and one in Maryland at the Shady Grove Metro station (off I-270 & ICC) at approximately 1:00 p.m. We should arrive in Hershey by 3:30 pm for lunch at the Bear’s Den in the Hershey Lodge before heading over to the arena at 6 p.m. to catch warmups before the 7 p.m. drop of the puck. The CRC bus will be returning to the D.C. area as soon as possible following the game (expected arrival back at Shady Grove around midnight and Springfield Metro around 12:30 a.m.). Parking is free at both Metro stations but the Metro will be open in time for both our departure and return and we encourage our guests to make use of it if convenient.

All of our available spaces include bus transportation and the cost will be $60 per person. No extra fees or money over the cost of the bus and game tickets will be charged. You may bring your own food and drink on the bus (coolers will be provided for your convenience). There is no smoking allowed on the bus and time constraints will most likely prevent us from making any stops on the way. The bus is equipped with a restroom and video/tv units.

Trotz returns to Smashville, Caps get smashed!

Washington Capitals at Nashville Predators
January 16, 2015 | Bridgestone Arena | Nashville, Tennessee

Our first trip of the new year was the return of Capitals head coach Barry Trotz to Nashville, Tennessee and the team he’d led from their inception, the Predators. It was a back and forth battle, with the Preds going up two goals before Alex Ovechkin evened things up. After a go-ahead goal by Marcus Johansson in the 3rd period, the Preds returned with two more strikes to win.


Trip Itinerary

The Caps Road Crew are journeying to Bridgestone Arena to see the Caps take on the Nashville Predators for a Friday night meeting on January 16th at 7 pm (CST).

The CRC has made arrangements for lower level group tickets however individual transportation and lodging plans are up to those attending. Nashville has become a favorite destination for the Crew and the opportunity to visit Music City over a holiday weekend is ideal.

Current plans: The Crew will meet at Bridgestone Arena for warmups at 6:00 pm (CST). We have acquired lower level seats for $85 each. No extra fees over the cost of the ticket will be charged. Info about the optional pregame happy hour get-together will be made available to guests or to others upon request.

Be sure to get your reservation in asap to guarantee your spot alongside the other Caps fans making the trip.

A great road win at the Rock!

Washington Capitals at New Jersey Devils
December 6, 2014 | Prudential Center | Newark, New Jersey
Bus Trip

Roadies traveled by bus to the Prudential Center in downtown Newark for a triumphant return to the Garden State! Goals by four different Caps skaters (and an amazing scoring chance for goalie Braden Holtby) made for a fantastic trip.


Trip Itinerary

The Caps Road Crew will be traveling to Newark, NJ for an early winter matchup against the Devils! We will be hitting the road by bus to the Prudential Center to cheer on the Caps at 7pm.

The CRC has made arrangements for bus transportation and lower level group tickets. We also have a VERY limited number of extra tickets to the game. If you don’t require bus transportation and would like to join the group at the game, please email us ASAP at info@capsroadcrew.com to make arrangements.

Current plans: The Crew will be meeting at Greenbelt Metro station (inner loop of the beltway in Maryland at Exit 24) at 12:30p.m. on December 6th; the bus will depart at approximately 1 p.m. We’ll arrive at the Prudential Center by 5:30 p.m., in plenty of time to head inside and catch warmups before the 7 p.m. drop of the puck. The CRC bus will be returning to the D.C. area as soon as possible following the game (expected arrival back in Greenbelt around 2 a.m). The Metro will be open in time for both our departure and return and we encourage our guests to make use of it if convenient.

Our seats are excellent and with bus transportation, the cost for the trip will be $125 per person. No extra fees or money over the cost of the bus and game tickets will be charged. You may bring your own food and drink on the bus (coolers will be provided for your convenience). There is no smoking allowed on the bus but time permitting we may make a stop on the way. The bus is equipped with a restroom and video/tv units.

Lightning struck the Caps in a high-scoring affair!

Washington Capitals at Tampa Bay Lightning
November 1, 2014 | Amalie Arena | Tampa Bay, Florida

The first trip in our 2014-15 schedule took the Crew to sunny Florida to see the Caps play at the Amalie Center. Despite goals by Marcus Johansson, Eric Fehr, and Troy Brouwer, the Lightning proved the better team with a four-goal win.


Trip Itinerary

The CapsRoadCrew will be traveling to sunny Florida to visit Stevie Y’s Tampa Bay Lightning at 7:00pm on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

The CRC will make arrangements for lower bowl group tickets, however individual transportation and lodging arrangements will be up to those attending.

Current plans: On Saturday, November 1st, the Crew will gather in Tampa inside the Amalie Arena around 6:15 PM for warmups and the 7:00 PM drop of the puck. The cost per ticket to the game will be $60. Payment in full is required to reserve your ticket(s). No extra fees over the cost of the ticket will be charged. Because this game is so early in the season, all reservations need to be in and paid for by Oct 1st.

Be sure to get your reservation in asap to guarantee your spot alongside the other Caps fans making the trip. The Lightning have set us up with excellent seats for what is sure to be a sold-out game. Info about the optional pregame happy hour get-together will be made available to guests or to others upon request.

The Phantom of the Hockey Arena

Lehigh Valley Phantoms at Hershey Bears
February 1, 2020 | Giant Center | Hershey, Pennsylvania
Bus Trip

Trip Itinerary

The Caps Road Crew will be hitting the road by bus to the Giant Center to cheer on the Hershey Bears as they take on the Flyers’ AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.

The CRC has made arrangements for bus transportation and lower level group tickets. (A very limited number of tickets aside from those with bus transportation are available at this time.)

Current plans: We’ll have a pickup in northern Virginia at Springfield Metro station at 12:30pm and one in Maryland at the Shady Grove Metro station (off I-270 & ICC) at approximately 1:00pm. We should arrive in Hershey by 3:30pm for lunch at the Bear’s Den in the Hershey Lodge before heading over to the arena at 6pm to catch warmups before the 7pm drop of the puck. The CRC bus will be returning to the D.C. area as soon as possible following the game (expected arrival back at Shady Grove around midnight and Springfield Metro around 12:30am). Parking is available at both Metro stations and while the Metro will be open at the time for our departure, constantly changing WMATA schedules make their operation when we return questionable so plan accordingly. We are happy to assist with carpooling for those who need it.

All of our available spaces that include bus transportation will be $65 per person. No extra fees or money over the cost of the bus and game tickets will be charged. You may bring your own food and drink on the bus (coolers will be provided for your convenience). There is no smoking/vaping allowed on the bus and time constraints will most likely prevent us from making any stops on the way. The bus is equipped with a restroom, electric outlets, free WiFi, and video/TV units.

Please get your reservation in ASAP to guarantee your spot on the CRC bus! A reservation should be considered a firm commitment as it will be used to finalize others’ reservations. We will have space and tickets available for 55 people. To reserve your spot on the bus, or for more information, please e-mail info@capsroadcrew.com. (Please specify number of seats/tickets needed.) All inquiries are responded to in the order they are received.

All available spaces are currently claimed. New inquiries will be for the waitlist.

Once more into the breach

Washington Capitals at Philadelphia Flyers
March 30, 2016 | Wells Fargo Center | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Coming soon.


Trip Itinerary

The Caps Road Crew will be traveling to Philadelphia, PA for a weeknight match at the Wells Fargo Center. We will be heading up I-95 to cheer on the Caps as they take on one of our longtime rivals, the Flyers, at 8:00 pm.

We have acquired lower level seats for this game and the late start gives us plenty of time to get there.

We have acquired good lower bowl seats in Section 106 for a steal at only $100 each. No extra fees over the cost of the ticket will be charged. While optional, we hope all Caps fans in attendance will join us for warmups along the glass in Section 103 at 7 pm!

Be sure to get your reservation in asap to guarantee your spot alongside the other Caps fans making the trip.

The Crew's perfect streak continues against the Baby Pens

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at Hershey Bears
March 5, 2016 | Giant Center | Hershey, Pennsylvania
Bus Trip

The Roadies who travelled for this game were treated to a fairly one-sided tilt against long-time Bears rivals the Wilkes Barre-Scranton Penguins. After our regular stop at the Bears’ Den at the Hershey Lodge, the high-scoring affair was the perfect cap to a fun day!


Trip Itinerary

We will be hitting the road by bus to the Giant Center to cheer on the Hershey Bears as they take on the Baby Pens.

The CRC has made arrangements for bus transportation and lower level group tickets. No tickets aside from those with bus transportation are available at this time.

We’ll have a pickup in northern Virginia at Springfield Metro station at 12:30 p.m. and one in Maryland at the Shady Grove Metro station (off I-270 & ICC) at approximately 1:00 p.m. We should arrive in Hershey by 3:30 pm for lunch at the Bear’s Den in the Hershey Lodge before heading over to the arena at 6 p.m. to catch warmups before the 7 p.m. drop of the puck. The CRC bus will be returning to the D.C. area as soon as possible following the game (expected arrival back at Shady Grove around midnight and Springfield Metro around 12:30 a.m.). Parking is free at both Metro stations but the Metro will be open in time for both our departure and return and we encourage our guests to make use of it if convenient.

All of our available spaces include bus transportation and the cost will be $60 per person. No extra fees or money over the cost of the bus and game tickets will be charged. You may bring your own food and drink on the bus (coolers will be provided for your convenience). There is no smoking allowed on the bus and time constraints will most likely prevent us from making any stops on the way. The bus is equipped with a restroom and video/tv units.