Rowdy Roddy Piper And Legends of Wrestling Coming to First Arena

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 | Categories:

ELMIRA, N.Y. - First Arena announced today that a special edition of the highly popular "Piper's Pit" and several matches involving all-time wrestling greats will highlight a Legends of Wrestling card scheduled at the arena on Saturday, November 2, 2013.

"We are pleased to bring the Legends of Wrestling to the area," First Arena general manager Matt Hufnagel said. "Piper's Pit is arguably the most innovative interview segment in WWE history."

Rowdy Roddy Piper, one of the greats of World Wrestling Entertainment, will host the highly controversial Piper's Pit and it is setting up to be explosive with Jimmy "The Mouth of the South" Hart as his special guest. Both Piper and Hart are WWE Hall of Fame inductees.

At least six legendary matches are on the card with popular performers and former champions including two time WWE Tag Team champion X Pac, flamboyant superstar Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake, former Intercontinental and World Tag Team champion Marty Jannetty, Bushwhacker Luke and big-time fan favorite Tatanka among those scheduled to appear.

Tickets for Legends of Wrestling are on sale right now through the First Arena Box Office between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, over the phone by calling 607-734-7825, or by ordering online courtesy of Tickets are $15 or $25 for bowl seating, $40 for floor seating, and a limited number of VIP tickets are on sale for $65.

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