Kernels set 2017 Fireworks schedule

12 Fireworks shows starting Saturday, May 6th!

By Andrew Pantini / Cedar Rapids Kernels | February 24, 2017 1:30 PM ET

Cedar Rapids, IA - The Kernels have 12 spectacular fireworks shows scheduled for 2017 and this season they have added some extra flare. The Kernels will be offering two mid-week fireworks shows and two Friday fireworks shows in addition to the eight Saturday night post-game shows.

The Kernels first fireworks show is set for Saturday, May 6th; the remaining 11 fireworks nights are: Thursday, June 1st; Saturday, June 10th; Saturday June 17th (sponsored by Procter & Gamble; Monday, July 4th (5:05 PM game time); Saturday, July 8th; Saturday, July 22nd; Saturday, July 29th; Friday, August 4th (sponsored by Bank of the West); Saturday, August 12th; Saturday, August 19th (sponsored by Special Olympics); and Friday, September 1st. Look for the RED dates on the Kernels pocket schedule when they come out the week of March 13th!   

2017 season ticket packages and 10-game coupon books are on sale now at the stadium, or by calling the Kernels at (319) 363-3887. Individual game tickets go on sale Monday, March 13th at 10 AM.

The 2017 Kernels arrive in Cedar Rapids on Monday, April 2nd and your first chance to meet the new team is on Tuesday, April 3rd as part of 'Meet the Kernels Night'. The Kernels open the 2017 Midwest League season on the road at Beloit on Thursday, April 6th. The Kernels home opener is on Saturday, April 8th at 5:05 PM against Beloit.

The Cedar Rapids Kernels are the Midwest League affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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