PRESS RELEASE – The River City Rascals, presented by Signature Medical Group, have announced their promotional schedule for the 2012 season. In addtion to the weekly promotions, the team will have a variety of theme and giveaway nights for the fans to enjoy.
The Rascals will kick off Opening Weekend presented by Signature Medical Group. On Friday, May 18th the season will start with a bang with a postgame fireworks show. Saturday, May 19th will feature the first of Fredbird‘s, the beloved mascot of the St. Louis Cardinals, five appearances. Opening Weekend will close with a Mark Buehrle bobblehead on May 20th, the Rascals will also have an Arch figurine sponsored by Signature Medical Group on July 14th and a Harry Caray bobblehead on July 25th. Fredbird will make his presence known at the ballpark on the following Sundays: June 3rd, June 24th, July 1st, and July 15th. He will entertain the crowd from the time gates open until first pitch!
In addition to the giveaways, the Rascals are offering plenty of theme nights. The annual Girl Scout campout will be on June 16th and the Cub/Boy Scout campout will take place on July 21st. Star Wars Night, brought to you by Slackers CDs and Games, will be on June 23rd, so come dressed like your favorite Star Wars character!
The Rascals will once again turn T.R. Hughes Ballpark into a waterpark for our Super Splash Day, our only day game on our home schedule, on June 25th. The rest of the schedule includes Friday the 13th on July 13th, Faith and Family Night on July 20th, Cancer Survivor Night on August 2nd, and a Diamond Dig/Ladies Night on August 31st. Help the Rascals wrap up their regular season on September 2nd as they celebrate Fan Appreciation Day!
The Rascals are happy to announce our weekly promotions:
Mondays: “Monopoly Mondays” Every Rascals Home Run, $1 off next game’s ticket
Tuesdays: “Two for Tuesday” 2 Tickets, 2 Hot Dogs, 2 Sodas for the price of one
Wednesdays: “Dog Days” $1 Hot Dogs and Bring Your Dog to the Park
Thursdays: ” Thirsty Thursdays” $1 Beverages
Fridays: “Sun Drop Surprise” Giveaways Courtesy of Sun Drop
Saturdays: “Signature Saturdays” Autographs on the Field for All
Sundays: “Charter Family Four Pack” 4 Tickets, 4 Hot Dogs, 4 Sodas for only $40
Rascals regular season individual tickets go on sale this Sunday, April 22! Visit www.rivercityrascals.com for more information. Box office hours will be Monday through Friday 8:30-5:30.
Rascals open their 14th season of play in the professional independent Frontier League on Friday, May 18th against Rockford RiverHawks at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O’Fallon, MO. For tickets and more information visit www.rivercityrascals.com or call (636) 240-2287.