C-A-P-S, Caps, Caps, Caps!
After their historic Stanley Cup win, the Washington Capitals' home opener will be broadcast outdoors in Chinatown on Wednesday.
The pregame ceremony outside Capital One Arena will begin at 7 p.m. and will include the raising of the banner marking the Caps' first Stanley Cup win since their founding in 1974.
The most fun things to do and places to be in D.C., Maryland and Virginia
There also will be a Rock The Red Carpet event starting at 4:45 p.m. Caps players will be on F Street.
The event was announced Friday by Monumental Sports & Entertainment.
The game against the Boston Bruins will be shown on the Capital One Arena video board, located above the McDonald’s on G Street NW.
Several streets in the area will be closed to cars.