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.
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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.
PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are thrilled to announce their full promotional schedule for the 2015 season. Dazzling fireworks shows, unique bobble head giveaways, exciting celebrity appearances, and very funny entertainment acts fill the schedule all season long. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – Wisconsin Rapids Rafters fans will have a new seating option when they arrive at historic Witter Field on May 26th to watch the Rafters open the 2015 Northwoods League season. They’ll also have a few additional beverage options to choose from as well. Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – The top college baseball talent in the country will grace the confines of Historic Witter Field on July 21st this summer at the annual Northwoods League All-Star Game. The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters announced today that Marshfield Clinic be the presenting sponsor of the event. Marshfield Clinic was also the title sponsor the last time Wisconsin Rapids hosted the Continue reading
It’s been announced that the summer collegiate Wisconsin Rapids Rafters (Northwoods League) will host the 2015 Northwoods League All-Star Game at Witter Field on July 21, 2015. The Rafters last hosted the game in 2011. Read more and watch news report here.
We’ve already mentioned Steve Schmitt and his Big Top Baseball’s growing summer collegiate empire, but you might want to check out three recent and informative articles about the group, as the first-year Kenosha Kingfish and newly acquired Green Bay Bullfrogs — both of the summer collegiate Northwoods League — kick off the 2014 season. Read here, here, and here. View Simmons Field renovation gallery here.