Opening Day 10th Anniversary Celebration Highlights 2013 Promos
By New Hampshire Fisher Cats | January 30, 2013 8:43 AM ET
- With Opening Day just nine weeks away, the New Hampshire Fisher Cats,
Double-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays, unveiled a celebratory
their tenth season in the QueenCity.On April 4, 2013, the team
will open its
tenth year with a flurry of activities and mementos to honor its time
in Manchester.Highlighting that first
game is the return of
the original uniforms worn during the inaugural season in 2004.Fans will also be treated
to additional 10th
Anniversary recognitions, including a commemorative ticket for the
thousand fans entering the stadium and a new plaque to honor fans who
Season Ticket holders since the franchise's inception.
cannot wait to open our tenth
season in grand style on Opening Day," said Rick Brenner, Fisher Cats
fans welcomed us into
their state on day one, and we look forward to honoring their
commitment with a
special night on April 4, sparking what we hope is our most memorable
for our fans and their families."
season opener highlights a full slate of promotions that features fan
- 29 Atlas Fireworks shows - as well as new ideas that showcase each
Cats game as New
best entertainment value.On
April 20, fans will be treated to all the hamburgers, hot dogs, and
can eat during All-You-Can-Eat Day presented by Rock 101 and Greg
& The Morning
Buzz.On two dates
in May - May 4 &
24 - fans will receive one free ticket with the purchase another ticket.All kids will get in free
Hannaford Supermarkets on June 24 and July 22.
Sox fans will get to see some of
the top prospects of their favorite team a total of 14 times in 2013.The Portland Sea Dogs
on four occasions, beginning May
14-16. The Sea Dogs return for their lone weekend series from June
followed by a three-game set in mid-July.During their final visit August 26-29, the 'Splendid
Williams, will be presented to the first 1,500 fans in bobblehead
other Red Sox legends
will also be given to fans on select dates - Johnny Pesky (June 2),
Northeast Delta Dental, and David Ortiz (June 12), presented by Easter
entering the ballpark on other
days will receive giveaways including fleece blankets, caps and
t-shirts, and player
card sets and posters.A
series of kids'
giveaways features jerseys, mini bats, batting helmets, gloves, tin
boxes, footballs, and Pillow Pets.Kids
can also run the bases after every Sunday contest.
who complete the Fisher
Cats Reading Challenge will receive recognition at a handful of games,
of the Community College System of New Hampshire.Additional dates will recognize kids who
complete the Northeast Dental Dental Oral Health Challenge in
their local dentist.Five
been designated for weekday matinee start times - three EnergyNorth
Educational Days spread over April and May, and a pair of Whale's Tale
Day/Splash Day games in the summer.
Fisher Cats will be home once
again for multiple holiday weekends, highlighted by a 4th
all active and veteran military receive free admission courtesy of BAE
can play catch on the
field after the game on Father's Day.
themed games include
Coca-Cola College Night (April 8), Regional Chamber of Commerce Mixer
(April 9 & 24, May 7), Law Enforcement Night (June 2), Scout
Sleepovers (June 14, August 16), Faith & Family Nights (June
29, August 9),
Healthcare Appreciation Night (July 25), WMUR 'Play Ball for CHaD'
(August 8), Granite State Ride (August 18), and Fan Appreciation Night
award a high school
senior with a new car on Make the Grade Night on Friday, May 31.Fans can also win prizes
every Saturday night
by playing free USA Subs Baseball Bingo.
tickets for April and May
games go on sale on Friday, February 1, but the best way to enjoy great
benefits and premium seat selection now is by purchasing Full and
Tickets or Mini-Ticket Plans.Benefits
include free birthday parties and monthly barbecues, invitations to
events, and free gifts like ski passes and gift cards.To see the full list of benefits and gifts
with each plan visit www.nhfishercats.com
or call (603) 641-2005.Opening
Northeast Delta Dental Stadium is Thursday, April 4 against the Reading
Phils (Philadelphia Phillies).
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.