Manchester, N.H. - The New Hampshire Fisher Cats are throwing a season-long party -- 15 years in the making -- and fans won't want to miss a single pitch. To celebrate 15 seasons in Manchester, the Fisher Cats (Blue Jays Double-A affiliate) are rolling out the most fun-filled, jam-packed, firework-blasting, human-cannonball-launching promotional schedule in team history.
Click here to view the full 2018 Promotional Schedule.
New Hampshire's premiere destination for affordable family entertainment will offer 14 giveaways, 25 awe-inspiring Atlas Fireworks shows, and a series of unforgettable theme nights, including Nickelodeon Night featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the Human Cannonball, and a "What Could Have Been" Day, with the team suiting up as the Granite State Mountain Men.
The Fisher Cats will add themed music and videos to each Saturday night Atlas Fireworks show, featuring hits from the 80s, 90s, and songs from The Beatles, Billy Joel and many more. Click here to view the Themed Fireworks Schedule.
Each Thursday night home game is now Thirsty Thursday, with $3 domestic and $4 import drafts (12 oz.) from the 1st & 3rd Base Concession Stands.
Tallboy Tuesdays will offer $5 Miller, Coors & Twisted Tea 24 oz. tallboy cans in the Tiki Bar and Samuel Adams Brewhouse until first pitch.
Which games should fans circle on the calendar? For starters...
Opening Day Presented by EnergyNorth Propane - Friday, April 13:
It's only 88 days away! We'll welcome back baseball with a Magnet Schedule Giveaway, Live Music, and Beatles-themed Atlas Fireworks.
Royal Breakfast and Princesses at the Park with Party Palace - Sunday, May 20
This awesome morning begins at 11:30 a.m. and includes unlimited pancakes with oodles of toppings, breakfast sausage links, scrambled eggs, fruit salad, and breakfast beverages! Take photos with and receive table visits from princesses, superheroes, and more.
Nickelodeon Night Featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Sat., May 26
Stay tuned for complete details!
Yoga in the Park presented by YogaBalance - Sunday, June 24
The Fisher Cats and YogaBalance will host a one-hour Yoga session on the field at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. before the team's 1:35 p.m. game. All ages and abilities are welcome, and participants will lead the 7th inning stretch during the game!
Fourth of July Mega-Blast Fireworks - Wednesday, July 4
Celebrate America's birthday with America's pastime -- and the BIGGEST fireworks show in Fisher Cats history!
Robert Hight - NHRA Funny Car Champion - Bobblehead Giveaway presented by AAA of Northern New England - Thursday, July 5
Courtesy of AAA of Northern New England, the first 1,000 fans will receive a commemorative bobblehead of NHRA Funny Car Champion Robert Hight, who holds the NHRA drag racing speed record of 339.87 mph. Hight will be in attendance to meet fans and sign autographs.
"What Could Have Been" Day (Granite State Mountain Men) - Sunday, July 8
The Fisher Cats will suit up as the Granite State Mountain Men, an ode to one of the finalists in New Hampshire's original "Name The Team" contest. The first 1,000 fans will receive a free replica jersey thanks to Coca-Cola Bottling of Northern New England!
Wizarding World of NH Night with Wizard Fungo Bobblehead Giveaway presented by Northeast Delta Dental - Friday, July 20
Hop on your broomstick and head to the ballpark! We'll transform Northeast Delta Dental Stadium into a wizarding world of wonder, complete with games, music, videos and a Wizard Fungo bobblehead giveaway for the first 1,000 fans.
The Human Cannonball: David "The Bullet" Smith presented by Bellwether Community Credit Union - Sat., July 21
David "The Bullet" Smith will be shot from a cannon in front of the home crowd, and fans can enjoy a themed Atlas Fireworks show.
Even More Giveaways - The best of the rest (giveaways for first 1,000 fans)
May 30: Uncle Sam Hat - pres. by Northeast Delta Dental
June 7: 15th Anniversary Season Pennant Flag - pres. by Northeast Delta Dental
June 10: Fisher Cats Poster - pres. by Spectrum Marketing
June 27: Fisher Cats Road On-Field Logo Hat - pres. by Plymouth Rock
July 8: Replica Jersey - pres. by Coca-Cola Bottling of Northern New England
July 22: Baseball Glove - pres. by Northeast Delta Dental
July 24: Rally Towel - pres. by Coca-Cola Bottling of Northern New England
August 3: Super Hero T-Shirt pres. by FairPoint CommunicationsAugust 5: Autographed Baseball - pres. by Northeast Delta Dental
August 24: Football Giveaway
August 26: Fisher Cats Backpack - pres. by NH State Liquor Comm., Div. of Enforcement
Full and Half-Season Tickets and Mini-Ticket Plans are currently on sale, and each features a variety of benefits, gifts, and experiences. To learn more, stop by the box office at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium, call (603) 641-2005, or visit www.nhfishercats.com.
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