The Tulsa Drillers have announced that individual tickets for the 2013 Opening Night Game at ONEOK Field will go on sale at 9:00AM on Friday, February 1. The 2013 home opener for the Drillers will be played on Thursday, April 11.
Tickets for the opener and the other five games of the first homestand will only be available online at TulsaDrillers.com with prices ranging from $5 to $15 each. At this time, tickets will only be available online and cannot be purchased at the ONEOK Field Ticket Office.
Opening Night 2013 in downtown Tulsa will be highlighted by the Drillers 2nd Annual Opening Night Parade presented by Chevrolet. The parade will take place on the streets surrounding ONEOK Field and will feature local dignitaries, area little league teams, Hornsby and a number of fun activities for kids of all ages.
Tickets for the other five games in the opening homestand will also go on sale on February 1. The initial series will run from Thursday, April 11 through Tuesday, April 16 and will include three games against San Antonio and three games against Corpus Christi.
Individual tickets for the Drillers other 64 regular season game at ONEOK Field will go on sale during March.
In addition to Opening Night, the first homestand will also feature the first of the popular Friday Night Fireworks Shows on April 12 as well as Build-A-Bear Giveaway on Saturday, April 13 and the first weekday, afternoon game on Monday, April 15.
Below is a complete list of the first six games and promotions that tickets will be available for on February 1:
Thursday, April 11: Opening Night 2013/Pre-Game Parade. (7:05PM)
Friday, April 12: Friday Night Fireworks (7:05PM)
Saturday, April 13: Grand Slam Saturday with Build-A-Bear Giveaways to the first 1,000 fans ages 12 and under, courtesy of U.S. Cellular and Tulsa's Channel 8(7:05PM)
Sunday, April 14: Kids Eat Free, Souvenir Sunday presented by Chevy with all kids 12 and under eating free. The first 500 kids, 12 and under, will also receive a Drillers pennant (2:05PM)
Monday, April 15: Day Baseball at ONEOK Field with a 12:05pm first pitch (12:05PM)
Tuesday, April 16: $2 Tuesdays where fans can enjoy $2 general admission tickets, select $2 concession items and $3 off all other tickets in the stadium. Fans with tickets for Tuesday's Drillers game will also enjoy a college match up prior to the Drillers 7:05pm start as the Rogers State Hillcats take on the Northeastern State Riverhawks in a 3:00pm first pitch. (3:00PM/7:05PM)
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