AUGUSTA, GA - The Augusta GreenJackets, Single-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, are excited to announce the release of their fireworks extravaganza schedule for the 2017 season.
The GreenJackets have once again partnered with East Coast Pyrotechnics to showcase the best fireworks shows in the CSRA tied to FUN themes all summer long. Post-game fireworks extravaganza dates and themes are:
- Saturday, April 15th - Green Out Night
- Saturday, April 29th - Faith & Family Night
- Sunday, May 28th - Mega Memorial Day Fireworks
- Saturday, June 17th
- Tuesday, July 4th - Independence Day Fireworks Extravaganza (Biggest show of the season)
- Saturday, July 8th - Augusta Pirates Weekend/ 3-D Fireworks/GJ 80's Tribute Weekend
- Saturday, August 5th
- Saturday August 26th - GJ 90's Tribute Weekend
- Monday September 4th - Labor Day Fireworks/Tribute to Lake Olmstead Night
"The GreenJackets are excited to light the sky for 9 exciting nights in 2017," said General Manager Tom Denlinger. "Fireworks are one of the most popular promotions at Lake Olmstead Stadium and we are excited to theme each night and create a festive atmosphere for our fans this season."
Leading up to the 4th Annual BuzzFest, the GreenJackets will be releasing special announcements about the 29th and Final Season at Lake Olmstead Stadium. GreenJackets fans will need to tune in on the GreenJackets Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) for the big finale announcement which will take place on Friday, March 17th!
Following Announcements to be made throughout the week of March 13th-17th:
Monday, March 13th- 4th Annual BuzzFest Details
Tuesday, March 14th- Daily Promotions for 2017
- Wednesday, March 15th- Fireworks Schedule for 2017
- Thursday, March 16th- Themes, Community Events, Giveaways and Full Schedule for 2017
- Friday, March 17th- Special Announcement about 29th and Final Season at Lake Olmstead Stadium
The 4th Annual BuzzFest Party at the Lake is slated for Saturday, March 18th. Join us at 9am for the Inaugural BuzzFest Shamrock 5k/1 mile Fun Run presented by Fleet Feet Sports (Registration is FREE). At 10am the fun kicks off with the last Opening Night at the Lake tickets on-sale, Yard Sale, Touch-a-Truck, food sampling and more!
The GreenJackets start the 29th consecutive season of professional baseball in Augusta on Thursday, April 13th against the Columbia Fireflies (NY Mets). All GreenJackets Ticket Plans including Full, Half, and Weekend and the all-new 6-Game Flex Plans are on sale now for the 2017 season. To guarantee your seats, order your 2017 Ticket Packages today by reaching out to the GreenJackets Front Office at (706) 922-WINS (9467). To stay up to date during the off season, sign up for the 'Jackets Buzz e-newsletter by visiting www.GreenJacketsBaseball.com/thebuzz/
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