PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are thrilled to announce their full promotional schedule for the 2016 season. Dazzling fireworks shows, unique bobblehead giveaways, exciting celebrity appearances, and funny entertainment acts fill the schedule all season long. Continue reading
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PRESS RELEASE – Alternate jersey nights are a staple of the Rafters’ promotional schedule every year, and 2016 will once again feature a Turn Back The Clock Night presented by Fey Printing on Tuesday, June 28th. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – With snowflakes falling outside, baseball talk inside the Hotel Mead and Convention Center was heating up during the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 3rd Annual Hot Stove Rendezvous Event presented by Marshfield Clinic. Nearly 300 rabid Rafters fans attended the event to highlight the upcoming Northwoods League season that is just 145 days away. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters have announced the addition of Emily Steines to the 2016 front office in a seasonal role as the team’s Corporate Service and Marketing Manager. In her new role, Emily will work with corporate partners to execute sponsorships, and oversee the promotional team during the season to create a unique ballpark experience. Continue reading
The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League) appear to be firing on all minor-league-like cylinders, with their Point Craft River beer delivery system and fun food items, like the Glazer Burger. Read more here. Tonight, the Rafters will be wearing throwback uniforms, honoring the Wisconsin Rapids White Sox, who called Witter Field home from 1939 to 1952. Read press release here.
The City of Wisconsin Rapids Finance and Property Committee granted approval for the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League) to hold its first Wisconsin Cheese Curdfest at Witter Field on Aug. 2. In other news, the Rafters will soon install an 8-foot-by-20-foot mural depicting the history of baseball in the community. Read more here.
New features at Witter Field, home of the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League), are being readied for opening day on May 26. The Point Craft River interactive bar that will deliver beer to fans via river and raft is nearing completion, and a donated Conn 643 Theatre organ has arrived to add nostalgia and a big ballpark feel. Read more and watch news report here.