Fireworks Nights, Giveaways Hightlight 2010 Promos for Pelicans

PRESS RELEASE – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A Advanced affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, conclude the unveiling of the team’s 2010 season promotional schedule with today’s preview of the club’s highly-anticipated fireworks nights and special giveaways as well as the year’s complete promotional slate. A total of 15 fireworks presentations dot the Pelicans schedule with special fan giveaways slated for many dates including every Friday home game.

The team’s fireworks nights begin with the Pelicans’ 2010 home opener April 8 at BB&T Coastal Field against the Wilmington Blue Rocks. Special fireworks nights include a show following the 2010 California-Carolina League All-Star Game on Tuesday, June 22 and, for the second consecutive season and second time in franchise history, after the Pelicans’ Fourth of July home game against the Salem Red Sox.


– Thursday, April 8 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – 7:05 PM
– Thursday, April 29 vs. Potomac Nationals – 7:05 PM
– Saturday, May 15 vs. Salem Red Sox – 7:05 PM
– Saturday, May 30 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – 7:05 PM
– Sunday, June 20 vs. Frederick Keys – 6:05 PM
– Tuesday, June 22 – 2010 California-Carolina League All-Star Game – 7:35 PM
– Sunday, July 4 vs. Salem Red Sox – 6:05 PM
– Thursday, July 15 vs. Lynchburg Hillcats – 7:05 PM
– Thursday, July 29 vs. Winston-Salem Dash – 7:05 PM
– Thursday, August 5 vs. Potomac Nationals – 7:05 PM
– Sunday, August 8 vs. Potomac Nationals – 6:05 PM
– Thursday, August 12 vs. Frederick Keys – 7:05 PM
– Sunday, August 22 vs. Kinston Indians – 6:05 PM
– Sunday, September 5 vs. Lynchburg Hillcats – 6:05
– Monday, September 6 vs. Lynchburg Hillcats – 6:05
Giveaway nights are a vital part of the Minor League Baseball experience all across the nation, and the Pelicans have crammed 2010 with exciting giveaways from April through September. Three of the team’s first four games will be accompanied by giveaways in the Pelicans’ opening series of 2010 against the Wilmington Blue Rocks.
– Thursday, April 8 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – Schedule Magnet Presented by New Era (first 5,000 fans)
– Friday, April 9 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – Pelicans Drawstring Bag (first 1,000 fans)
– Sunday, April 11 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – Replica Bat Presented by Hampton Inn (first 1,000 fans ages 12 and under)
– Friday, April 30 vs. Frederick Keys – Travel Mug (first 1,000 fans)
– Friday, May 14 vs. Salem Red Sox – Pelicans Seat Cushion presented by Fairfield Inn (first 1,000 fans)
– Wednesday, May 26 vs. Lynchburg Hillcats – Reusable Bag (first 3,000 fans)
– Friday, May 28 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – Stadium Replica Chia Field (first 1,000 fans)
– Friday, July 2 vs. Kinston Indians – Red, White, and Blue Baseball (first 1,000 fans)
– Sunday, July 4 vs. Salem Red Sox – Miniature American Flag (first 2,000 fans)
– Friday, July 16 vs. Lynchburg Hillcats – Pelicans Paddle Ball Set (first 1,000 fans)
– Friday, July 30 vs. Winston-Salem Dash – Christmas Ornament (first 1,000 fans)
– Friday, August 6 vs. Potomac Nationals – Lunch Bag (first 1,000)
– Friday, August 20 vs. Kinston Indians – Meteorologist Bobblehead Winner (first 1,500)
The Pelicans organization has prided itself on its selection of well-known and well-respected minor league entertainment acts and celebrity appearances. The 2010 season is no different as the club rolls out the red carpet on the first Show Time Saturday of the season and does not stop through the end of the year.
– Saturday, April 10 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – Sergeant Slaughter Appearance
– Saturday, May 1 vs. Frederick Keys – Superhero Night featuring Iron Man Appearance
– Saturday, May 29 vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – Mad Chad Appearance
– Saturday, June 19 vs. Frederick Keys – Dave the Horn Guy Appearance
– Saturday, July 3 vs. Salem Red Sox – Reggy Appearance
– Sunday, July 4 vs. Salem Red Sox – Reggy Appearance
– Friday, July 30 vs. Winston-Salem Dash – Santa Appearance
– Saturday, July 31 vs. Winston-Salem Dash – Human Slinky Appearance
– Saturday, August 7 vs. Potomac Nationals – Cowboy Monkey Rodeo Appearance
– Saturday, August 21 vs. Kinston Indians – Inflatamaniacs Appearance

For the Pelicans’ full 2010 promotional schedule including all home game dates, giveaways, fireworks and appearances, click here.

Individual game tickets for the 2010 season will go on sale for all of the team’s fireworks and giveaway nights Monday, February 22 at 10 AM.

The Pelicans kick off the 2010 baseball season with the first Thirsty Thursday of the year when they host the Wilmington Blue Rocks on April 8 at BB&T Coastal Field. Ticket packages including Pelicans Flex Books, mini-plans, and season tickets are on sale now along with tickets for the 2010 California-Carolina All-Star Game June 22. The Pelicans will hold their annual FanFest March 6 from 2 to 5 PM at BB&T Coastal Field.

For more information on tickets, games, and events, call the Pelicans box office at (843)918-6000, (877)918-TIXX, or visit the Tickets page at

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