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Rafters Unveil New Logos, Unis

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters New Primary LogoPRESS 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

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Rafters Make Addition to Front Office Staff

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters LogoPRESS 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

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Summer Collegiate Rafters Offer True Minor League Experience for Fans

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters LogoThe 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.

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters throwback night, press release photo

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters throwback night, press release photo

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Inaugural Curdfest, Baseball Mural Coming to Witter Field

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters LogoThe 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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Unique Interactive Bar, Nostalgic Organ Almost Ready for Debut

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters LogoNew 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.

 

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Rafters Release 2015 Promotional Schedule

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters LogoPRESS 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

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New Craft Beer Seating Area to Feature Zip Line Ordering and River Delivery System

Wisconsin Rapids Rafters LogoPRESS 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

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