Bees Announce 2012 Promotional Schedule

PRESS RELEASE – The Burlington Bees proudly announce a slew of promotions that will enhance the way fans take in a ballgame at Community Field in 2012.

On Monday, April 9 the Bees keep with tradition by starting the season with a free magnet schedule giveaway sponsored by Mazzio’s Italian Eatery. Later in the month, the Bees honor the children in the community with the Reading Club and D. A. R. E. Day on Tuesday, April 24.

May offers fans a chance to take home more than just a foul ball. Bees fans should come out to Community Field Sunday, May 20 for a chance to win $10,000 cash and other items on this year’s Community Basket Day. Five promotions headline the month of May, with Armed Forces Night on Saturday, May 19 and Buzz’s Birthday on Sunday, May 27 among the other premier days at the park.

Bees baseball and fireworks always highlight a summer in Burlington and the Bees kickoff one of five fireworks displays on Saturday, June 9. That same night, the Bees celebrate a great fund-raiser with the American Cancer Society Night. Fans can bring their dogs to the park the next day on Sunday, June 10 for the Bark in the Park day. Youth softball and baseball players should attend the Bees game on Sunday, June 24 for Little League Recognition Day sponsored by The Hawk Eye.

Two fireworks displays sandwich the month July with one appearing on Tuesday, July 3 and the other on Saturday, July 28. Fans will enjoy Jimmy Buffet Night on Friday, July 27 and define friend from foe on Cubs vs. Cardinals Rivalry Night on July 28.

Fireworks light up the sky in the first home stand of August. Displays are scheduled on Iowa National Guard Night Saturday, August 4, and Greater Burlington Partnership and Boy & Girl Scout Night, Friday, August 10. Once again, fans can show their allegiance towards the University of Iowa or Iowa State on Friday, August 24.

The Bees hope to see the fans from outside Burlington during one of four Community Weekends, when fans that live in designated cities can show their ID and receive a discounted general admission ticket.

For a complete list of Community Weekends, or to read more about Kids Days and other promotions, click on the Promotions tab.

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