SKY SOX RELEASE PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE FOR 2018 SEASON

By Sky Sox PR / Colorado Springs Sky Sox | February 15, 2018 11:19 AM ET

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Colorado Springs Sky Sox, Triple-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, released their promotions and event schedule today with a wide variety of exciting events set for the 2018 season. Eighteen fireworks shows, sixteen fan giveaways and numerous theme nights are sprinkled throughout the Sky Sox 70-game home schedule.

 

Headlining the 2018 Sky Sox season will be a season-long promotion dubbed "Cheers to 45 More Years", designed to pay tribute and share with fans about baseball's amazing history in Colorado Springs from the early days of the 1900's to today and celebrate the future of professional baseball in the Springs. On select dates each month, the 2018 Sky Sox will wear uniforms of each team era. To add to the theme, the Sky Sox will highlight historical facts, themed music, encourage fans to wear period clothing, and much more.

 

"We are excited to share with our fans the 2018 promotions and events, including our unique program of 'Cheers to 45 More Years'", said Tony Ensor, Sky Sox President and General Manager. "This community deserves the best and biggest promotions professional baseball has to offer and that is exactly what we are going to deliver. The entertainment bar has been raised yet again and there is no doubt that Security Service Field is going to be the place to be."

 

A summary of 2018 Sky Sox promotions and events are listed below:

 

Cheers to 45 More Years Specialty Jersey Nights

  • 1900s-era Millionaires Jerseys: April 10, April 13, April 27
  • 1950s-era Sky Sox/Chicago White Sox Jerseys: May 18, May 19
  • 1980s-era Sky Sox/Cleveland Indians Jerseys: June 1, June 15
  • 1990s-era Sky Sox/Colorado Rockies Jerseys: July 6, July 27
  • 2000s-era Sky Sox/Colorado Rockies Jerseys: August 10, August 17
  • 2010s-era Sky Sox/Milwaukee Brewers Jerseys: August 31

 

Fireworks Shows

  • Friday Night Fireworks: April 13, April 27, May 18 (presented by USAA/Pueblo Motorsports Park), June 1 (presented by RMLEB), June 15 (presented by AspenPointe/Peak Vista), July 6, July 27, August 10 (presented by Divine Roofing), August 17 (presented by AAFCU), August 31
  • Air Force Appreciation Night w/ Fireworks presented by USAA/Pioneer Landscaping: May 12
  • Avengers Night w/ Fireworks presented by UC Health: June 2
  • Home Runs for Mental Health w/ Fireworks presented by AspenPointe/Peak View Behavioral Health/Cedar Springs Hospital: June 15
  • Star Wars Night w/ Fireworks presented by DaVita Medical Group: June 16
  • Independence Day Fireworks w/ Mini American Flag Giveaway presented by Coors: July 4
  • Nintendo Night w/ Fireworks: July 28
  • XBOX Giveaway w/ Fireworks presented by Pepsi/CS Utilities: August 11
  • Harry Potter Night w/ Fireworks: August 18
  • SKYFEST 2018 Jurassic Park Night w/ Fireworks: September 1

 

 

Fan Giveaways

  • 2018 Opening Night $2 Tuesday presented by Boost Mobile: April 10
  • Magnet Schedule Giveaway presented by United Restorations: April 14
  • Spring Cleaning Giveaway: April 28
  • Team Poster Giveaway presented by Safeway/SSFCU: April 29
  • Team Cap Giveaway: May 19
  • Kids Replica Jersey presented by U.S. Forest Service: May 20
  • Emergency Preparedness Giveaway presented by OEM/UC Health: June 3
  • Kids Glove Giveaway *first 1,000 fans 12 & under* presented by The Navigators: June 17
  • Independence Day Fireworks w/ Mini American Flag Giveaway presented by Coors: July 4
  • Used Car Giveaway presented by SSFCU: July 7
  • Stadium Replica Giveaway presented by United Restoration: July 8
  • Microbrewers T-shirt Giveaway presented by Safeway: July 26
  • XBOX Giveaway w/ Fireworks presented by Pepsi/CS Utilities: August 11
  • Sky Sox Mt. Rushmore Giveaway presented by Pioneer Landscaping: August 12
  • Snoopy Bobblehead Giveaway: August 31
  • Diamond Giveaway presented by McNulty Jewelers: September 2

 

Community Event Highlights

  • Bark in the Park: April 15, May 20, June 13
  • Air Force Appreciation Night w/ Fireworks presented by USAA/Pioneer Landscaping: May 12
  • Mother's Day: May 13
  • Ft. Carson Appreciation Night w/ Fireworks presented by USAA/Pueblo Motorsports Park: May 18
  • Heroes Classic w/ Fireworks presented by RMLEB: June 1
  • Avengers Night w/ Fireworks presented by UC Health: June 2
  • Military Appreciation Night: June 14
  • Home Runs for Mental Health w/ Fireworks presented by AspenPointe/Peak View Behavioral Health/Cedar Springs Hospital: June 15
  • Star Wars Night w/ Fireworks presented by DaVita Medical Group: June 16
  • Father's Day pregame catch w/ Dwier Brown: June 17
  • Kids Day: June 27
  • Appearance from The Amazing Christopher presented by Coors: July 4
  • Military Appreciation Night: July 19
  • Kids Day: July 25
  • Nintendo Night w/ Fireworks: July 28
  • Paint the Park Pink presented by Susan G. Komen/Great Clips: July 29
  • Military Appreciation Night: August 9
  • Harry Potter Night w/ Fireworks: August 18
  • Military Appreciation Night: August 23
  • SKYFEST 2018 Jurassic Park Night w/ Fireworks: September 1
  • Shirt Off Our Back presented by SSFCU: September 3

 

Daily Promotions

  • Sundays: 50 cent hot dogs:
    • April 15, April 29, May 13, May 20, June 3, June 17, July 8, July 29, August 12, August 19, Sept. 2.
  • Tuesdays: $2 Tuesday-$2 tickets, $2 parking, $2 Coors presented by Boost Mobile:
    • April 10, May 1, May 15, June 19, June 26, July 17, July 24, August 21.
  • Thursdays: $3 Thirsty Thursday presented by Coors-$3 Upper Reserve tickets, $3 Parking, $3 craft beers:
    • April 12, April 26, May 17, May 31, June 14, June 28, July 5, July 19, July 26, August 9, August 23.
  • Fridays: Friday Night Fireworks:
    • April 13, April 27, May 18, June 1, June 15, July 6, July 27, August 10, August 17, August 31.
  • Saturdays: Theme Nights, biggest giveaways and fireworks!

 

The 2018 Sky Sox season begins April 5 against the Omaha Storm Chasers. The home opener is scheduled for April 10 against the New Orleans Baby Cakes when Colorado Springs will open up as the Millionaires for the first time in over a century. For information, please call (719) 597-1449 or email info@skysox.com. Get the latest Sky Sox news online at www.skysox.com, like us on Facebook or follow the team on Twitter at @skysox.

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