PRESS RELEASE – The Cedar Rapids Kernels will wear special jerseys at selected games during the 2012 season. These jerseys will be sold during their particular game through a silent auction on the concourse. Be here to win yours!
Kernels Special Jersey Nights:
Friday, May 4 – MDA Night
Saturday, May 19 – Star Wars Night (benefits Make A Wish Foundation)
Friday, June 1 – Hawkeye Sports Night
Saturday, June 23 – Autism Awareness Night
Saturday, July 7 – Armed Forces Night (benefits Eastern Iowa Honor Flight)
Friday, July 20 – ACS ‘Blackout Cancer’ Night
Saturday, August 11 – Jimmy Buffett Night
The Kernels will also wear special jerseys on Saturday, May 26 as part of Beach Boys Night, with those jerseys being worn again and sold on Jimmy Buffett Night (August 11) and on the Fourth of July, with those jerseys being worn again and sold on Armed Forces Night (July 7)
Visit www.kernels.comfor game times or pick up a Kernels Pocket Schedule available now at various locations around eastern Iowa.
2012 season ticket packages and 10-game coupon books are on sale now at the stadium, or by calling the Kernels at 363-3887. Individual game tickets go on sale Monday, March 19th at 10 am and fans may purchase them a day early by coming to the Fifth Annual Spring Fling on Sunday, March 18th from noon to 4 pm at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
The 2012 Kernels arrive in Cedar Rapids on Monday, April 2nd and the first chance to meet the new team is on Tuesday, April 3rd as part of ‘Meet the Kernels Night’ from 5:00 to 7:30 pm. The Kernels open the 2012 MWL season on the road at Wisconsin on Thursday, April 5th.