The Birmingham Barons have announced their 2014 promotional schedule, featuring a bevy of theme nights and nightly promotions for their second season at Regions Field. The Barons are proud to provide fans with a theme or promotion nearly every night during the 2014 season. The nightly promotions are as follows:
Sunday: Salute to Armed Forces presented by DRASH and NAPA - Active or retired members of the armed services receive a discounted GA ticket with a Military ID
Monday: Business Person Special - Special 11:30 a.m. start times for Monday games April-June; YP Mondays presented by YP
Tuesday: 50-Cent Hot Dog Night presented by Kayem Foods, Flowers Baking Co., Mini of Birmingham and CBS 42 - A fan favorite returns for the 2014 season; Birmingham Zoo Night; Social Media Night
Thursday: Thirsty Thursday presented by Miller Lite, Woodbridge - $2.00 beverages: Another fan favorite returns as 16 oz. drinks are still $2.00; Thirsty Thursday Concert Series presented by Birmingham Mountain Radio featuring live local musicians an hour before first pitch in the Glowble Courtyard
Friday: Friday Night Fireworks presented by Coca-Cola, Alabama Power and Glowble Lighting
Saturday: Red Diamond and Barber's Dairy Entertainer Series on select Saturday's; All-South Appliance grill giveaway each Saturday; Saturday Concert Series presented by Good People Brewery - Select Saturday's throughout the season will feature special concerts in the Glowble Courtyard, Good People giveaways and games.
Pyro-Palooza VII, The Barons annual Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Saturday, August 9 and will feature a Star Wars theme.
Appearances by Breakin' BBoy McCoy, Birdzerk, ZooperStars and Myron Noodleman will highlight the 2014 Red Diamond and Barber's Dairy Entertainer Series while Rally and Jake the Diamond Dog will also make appearances.
Special giveaways will include a Julio Vinas Championship bobble-head, a commemorative Championship Ring trophy, a replica Southern League Championship trophy, a replica Southern League Championship ring, team magnet schedule, Babe Ruff Snow Globe, seat cushion, replica adult 1991 Barons Jersey, replica adult 1967 Birmingham A's cap, a kids camo jersey and more!
During the 19th Annual Rickwood Classic presented by State Farm, the Barons will celebrate the decade of the 'Roaring Twenties'. Former Cy Young Award Winner and four-time MLB All-Star Dwight Gooden will be the classic's Guest of Honor.
Individual theme nights include Star Wars Night, Christmas in July, Mardi Gras in May featuring a Crawfish Boil, Football Kickoff Night, Peanut Free Night, Tres de Mayo, St. Patrick's Day In July, Parrot Head Night featuring a Shrimp Boil, NASCAR Night featuring an appearance by legendary driver Bobby Allison and a diamond dig.
The Barons will also hold a special 'Throwback Series' celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Michael Jordan's famous season in Birmingham during the weekend of June 12-14.
All promotions are subject to change without notice. For the full 2014 schedule, click here.
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