Savannah, GA - The Savannah Sand Gnats are excited to announce both this year's preseason Fan Fest slated for this Saturday, March 29, as well as the release of the 2014 promotional schedule. Highlighting the promotional schedule is the Sand Gnats Opening Night festivities, Kia Country Pink in the Park Night, Military Appreciation Night, a special Gnate the Gnat bobble head giveaway presented by Coca-Cola, and an exclusive Sand Gnats t-shirt giveaway brought you by St. Joseph's/Candler.
Preseason Fan Fest
Fans can join Sand Gnats staff and Gnate the Gnat this Saturday, March 29, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at Historic Grayson Stadium for the official Sand Gnats Fan Fest. The first 1,000 fans will receive a free hot dog, soft drink, and chips. Fan Fest will include exclusive stadium tours, a special merchandise sale, as well as an inflatable soccer challenge, a bouncy house, and a face painter for kids to enjoy. Fans will have the opportunity to pick up or purchase new Season Ticket, Kids' Club, Silver Slugger, and Flex Plan packages. The Savannah 14 and under Youth Baseball League will also begin its season at Fan Fest, playing a double header starting at 11:15 a.m.
The Sand Gnats will kick off Opening Night on Thursday, April 3, with a spectacular post-game fireworks show. The first 1,000 families will receive a free 2014 magnet schedule brought you by Coca-Cola. As with every Thirsty Thursday regular season game, fans will also enjoy half-priced draft beer and small sodas brought to you by Budwesier, Miller Lite, & Coors Light.
Kia Country Pink in the Park Night will be held on Saturday, May 17, where Sand Gnats players and coaches will don special pink jerseys in support of breast cancer awareness and research. Fans will then bid on the game-worn jerseys throughout the night, receiving the autographed jersey from the players after the game. Proceeds will benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure Coastal Georgia Affiliate. As with every Saturday night home game of the regular season, there will also be a spectacular post-game fireworks show.
Gnate the Gnat, the lovable Sand Gnats mascot, will be immortalized in an exclusive bobble head on Friday, July 18. The Gnate bobble head, brought to you by Coca-Cola, will be given away to the first 1,000 fans. As with every Friday regular season game, it will also be St. Joseph's/Candler Facebook Friday where fans can enjoy a variety of ticket discounts by visiting St. Joseph's/Candler on Facebook at facebook.com/StJosephCandler. After the game all kids 12 and under can run the bases brought to you by Papa Murphy's.
Military Appreciation Night on Thursday, July 31, will honor the service and sacrifice of soldiers by offering free admission for all active duty and veteran military personnel with ID. Fans and military alike will enjoy Thirsty Thursday drink specials courtesy of Budweiser, Miller Lite, & Coors Light.
On Friday, Aug 15, the first 1,000 fans will receive an exclusive Sand Gnats t-shirt courtesy of St. Joseph's/Candler.
Kroger Dollar Monday presented by Savannah Morning News, Pabst Blue Ribbon, and E-93 FM will also return where fans can purchase $1 tickets to each Monday regular season game by showing their Kroger Plus card at the box office or by using the $1 coupon found at participating Kroger stores, inside the Savannah Morning news, and online at SavannahNow.com. Hot dogs, chips, small sodas, and Pabst Blue Ribbon beer will also be just $1 for all fans.
Two-For-Tuesday will also return, as fans can take advantage of buy-one get-one-free Miller Lite or Coors Light each and every Tuesday regular season home game.
Pack the Park Wednesdays offers the chance for non-profit and charity organizations to raise funds at Historic Grayson Stadium. Interested parties should contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved in Pack the Park Wednesdays.
Kia Country of Savannah Kids Eat Free Sundays offer the perfect afternoon of baseball for families. All kids 12 and under will receive a free hot dogs, chips, and a small soda and then run the bases brought to you by Papa Murphy's.
Click here to see full 2014 promotional schedule.
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