As one baseball season concludes with tonight's Game 7 between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros, the Bisons are looking ahead to next great season at the ballpark with the announcement of their 2018 Game Times for the 31st season at Coca-Cola Field.
CLICK HERE to download a printable version of the Bisons 2018 schedule. The team has also put all Season Tickets, Ticket Packs and Party Areas on Sale for the upcoming season at bisons.com.
Baseball will return to Downton Buffalo in 162 days with the 2018 Home Opener against the Indianapolis Indians on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 2:05 p.m. The Bisons start the season on the road in Rochester on Friday, April 6 (6:05 p.m.) for the start of the 134th year of professional baseball in Buffalo.
The Bisons will continue to use a 6:05 p.m. start time for most night games in April and May before switching to a 7:05 p.m. start time for most night games starting in June. New for 2018, all Saturday night games throughout the season will have a 6:05 p.m. scheduled first pitch to accommodate for special event nights such as the 11th Annual Star Wars Night, presented by Alfred State College (June 2) and Superhero Night, presented by the NCCC (August 11) as well as a special to be announced promotion.
The fridaynightbash!® series with pregame Happy Hour and postgame fireworks returns with a pair of 6:05 p.m. games on April 13 and April 27 before shifting to 7:05 p.m. start times on May 4. Every Sunday in 2018 will be a Kids Club Sunday with an afternoon start time of 1:05 p.m. Weekday afternoon start times will also be 1:05 p.m. with the exceptions of Opening Day (2:05 p.m.) and the team's annual School Kids Day game on May 31 (10:35 a.m.).
All full 2018 promotional schedule will be announced by the Bisons later this offseason.
Season Tickets/Ticket Packages/Group Party Areas On Sale
The best value in town, 2018 Bisons Season Tickets are on sale for as low as $525, a savings of over 50%. Bisons' Ticket Pack options now available include the popular Family 4-Pack, 12-game Flex Pack and Buster's Kids Club as well as special event packs for the team's Star Wars Night, KeyBank Independence Eve Celebration and Superhero Night are also on sale, giving fans their first chance to get their tickets to the team's most anticipated games.
All group party areas, including the Bully Hill Party Deck, the Labatt Blue Zone, the Centerfield Pavilion and all club level Suites are also available for reservation. These areas are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis, with marquee promotional dates as well as weekend dates filling up fast in the offseason.
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