Express Announces 2014 Promo and Events Calendar, Celebrate 15th Season

Round Rock Express New PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – The Round Rock Express released its 2014 promotional and events schedule Wednesday afternoon, highlighted by the return of Bud Light Friday Fireworks and Alumni Weekend, which culminates with Jackie Moore‘s induction into the newly formed Express Hall of Fame. Also included on the schedule are multiple giveaways including a Nolan Ryan bobblehead and the return of the Original Thirsty Thursdays to celebrate the team’s 15th season.

Round Rock Express 15 Seasons LogoThe 2014 promotional schedule kicks off Opening Day, April 3, with a commemorative 15th season medallion and postgame fireworks. The celebration continues throughout the weekend a handful of giveaways and the first of four St. David’s Postgame Concert, presented by Dell featuring Bob Schneider on Saturday, April 5.

The Express will again feature a different promotion for each night of the week. Every Sunday is H-E-B Kids Days with special giveaways for all kids in attendance. There will be pre-game events outside the stadium and following the game, kids will get the chance to run the bases. Mondays are $1 hot dog and soda nights, presented by Mrs Baird’s. Bring out a group on Tuesdays for half-priced tickets presented by A+ Federal Credit Union. Wednesdays are your chance to hit it big with Winning Wednesdays presented by Texas Lottery. Plus, help us Strike Out Hunger with the Capital Area Food Bank on Wednesdays by bringing two H-E-B branded canned goods in exchange for a lawn ticket. Kick of the weekend early with the Original Thirsty Thursday presented by Firetrol Protection Systems. Fans can enjoy discounted beer specials and $1 sodas. Fridays bring back Bud Light Friday Fireworks. Watch the Central Texas sky light up following all Friday home games. Saturdays at the ballpark will feature special giveaways and postgame concerts.

The St. David’s Postgame Concert Series, presented by Dell is back for the fourth consecutive year. This year’s lineup features four acts with strong Texas roots performing following select Saturday home games. Following Bob Schneider’s performance on April 5, Dale Watson will take the stage on May 3. The Spazmatics, nerds that rock with 80’s new wave spoof, will bring their energy back to Dell Diamond on July 19. Country star Jesse Dayton will close out this year’s performances on August 16. The postgame concert is included with the price of a game ticket.

Individual game tickets go on sale Saturday, March 1 at 10 a.m. Fans can purchase tickets in person at the first base ticket office at Dell Diamond, online at RoundRockExpress.com or by calling (512) 255-2255 ext. 1. The full promotional lineup is below and can be found at http://www.RoundRockExpress.com.

2014 ROUND ROCK EXPRESS PROMOTIONS & EVENT SCHEDULE

DATE TIME OPPONENT PROMOTION / EVENT*
April 3 7:05 p.m. Oklahoma City RedHawks Opening Day Bud Light Fireworks
15th season medallions giveaway (first 2500 fans)
presented by Dell
April 4 7:05 p.m. Oklahoma City RedHawks Schedule magnet giveaway (first 5000 fans)
presented by Budweiser
April 5 6:05 p.m. Oklahoma City RedHawks Express caps (first 3000 fans)
presented by Nyle Maxwell Family of Dealerships
Bob Schneider Postgame Concert
presented by St. David’s, Dell
April 6 1:05 p.m. Oklahoma City RedHawks Express wall cling giveaway (all kids 12 and under)
presented by Gattiland
April 24 7:05 p.m. Memphis Redbirds Bark in the Park
April 26 7:05 p.m. Memphis Redbirds Team photo giveaway (first 5000 fans)
presented by AT&T
May 2 7:05 p.m. New Orleans Zephyrs Star Wars Night
May 3 6:05 p.m. New Orleans Zephyrs Dale Watson Postgame Concert
presented by St. David’s, Dell
May 4 1:05 p.m. New Orleans Zephyrs Hispanic Heritage Day
presented by Budweiser
May 7 7:05 p.m. Omaha Storm Chasers Child and Family Expo
May 31 7:05 p.m. Omaha Storm Chasers Reusable Grocery Bag giveaway (first 2500 fans)
presented by H-E-B
June 1 7:05 p.m. Omaha Storm Chasers Kids Express t-shirt giveaway (all kids 12 and under)
presented by RockSports
June 2 7:05 p.m. Omaha Storm Chasers Military Appreciation Night
June 19 7:05 p.m. Sacramento River Cats Gnome Giveaway (first 2500 fans)
presented by Sanders Morris Harris
June 21 7:05 p.m. Fresno Grizzles Win a Used Car Night
presented by Nyle Maxwell Family of Dealerships
July 4 7:05 p.m. Nashville Sounds Bud Light Fireworks
July 5 7:05 p.m. Nashville Sounds Red, White and Blue Weekend, postgame fireworks
presented by Super Series
July 10 7:05 p.m. Colorado Springs Sky Sox Christmas in July, Family Expo
July 19 7:05 p.m. Iowa Cubs The Spazmatics Postgame Concert, 80s Night
presented by St. David’s, Dell
July 20 7:05 p.m. Iowa Cubs Baseball Card giveaway (first 2500 fans)
presented by Precision Camera & Video
August 1 7:05 p.m. Oklahoma City RedHawks Express Alumni Weekend
August 2 7:05 p.m. Memphis Redbirds Express Hall of Fame Presentation/ Jackie Moore Plaque
giveaway (first 2500 fans)/ presented by St. David’s
August 3 6:05 p.m. Memphis Redbirds Backpack Giveaway (all kids 12 and under)
presented by A+ Federal Credit Union
August 16 6:05 p.m. Tacoma Rainiers Jesse Dayton Postgame Concert
presented by St. David’s, Dell
Nolan Ryan Bobblehead giveaway (first 2500 fans)
presented by Whataburger
August 30 7:05 p.m. Nashville Sounds Shirt Off Their Back Night
presented by Carinos
August 31 6:05 p.m. Nashville Sounds Bud Light Fireworks
Fan Appreciation Night
presented by Del
Mystery Photos (first 3000 fans)
presented by Precision Camera & Video
*Promotional details subject to change

The Express kicks off its 15th season at Dell Diamond on Thursday, April 3 against the Oklahoma City RedHawks. For more information on the Express, visit http://www.RoundRockExpress.com or call (512) 255-2255. Keep up with the Express on Facebook and Twitter!

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