LumberKings back home for 4 with the Bees

Thirsty Thursday & the first baseball card strip giveaway

By Erik Oas / Clinton LumberKings | May 17, 2017 12:49 PM ET

CLINTON, IA (May 17, 2017) - The LumberKings return to Clinton starting - Thursday, May 18 - for a 4-game home stand and series with the Burlington Bees. The homestand features the return of "Thirsty Thursday" and the first Baseball Card Strip Giveaway presented by Clinton National Bank and Mediacom. All four games have something to offer to fans in a homestand packed with fun. Tickets are available by calling (563) 243-0727 or by going online to


Thursday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m. | Gates open 5 p.m. | vs. Burlington Bees | Tickets >>


The homestand opens with "Thirsty Thursday" and "Throwback Thursday." Arrive early to take advantage of $1 Coors Light and Miller Lite draft beer. From 5 PM through 8 PM we will be pouring these sudsy favorites to all fans 21 years or older. The LumberKings will also be taking the field wearing special uniforms from yesteryear to honor prior minor league affiliation in Clinton.


Friday, May 19 at 6:30 p.m. | Gates open 5 p.m. | vs. Burlington Bees | Tickets >>


Come cheer on the LumberKings on against one of their oldest rivals in the Midwest League as the Bees continue their first trip to Clinton with game two of a four game series. Be sure to check with Camanche-Dewitt Coalition, Clinton Middle School PTA, Eagle Heights Elementary PTA, Fulton Elementary School, Gateway Impact Coalition, and Unity Christian for special ticket offers to this game.


Saturday, May 20 at 6:30 p.m. | Gates open 5 p.m. | vs. Burlington Bees | Tickets >>


Join the LumberKings for game three of the four game series with the Burlington Bees with special guest Miss Clinton County in attendance! Come get your picture taken with Miss Clinton County and join some of the games played in between innings as she will chose the winners.


Sunday, May 21 at 2 p.m. | Gates at 1 p.m. | vs. Burlington Bees | Tickets >>


The homestand concludes with the fourth and final game of the series. Arrive early to receive the first of seven baseball card strip giveaways presented by Clinton National Bank and Mediacom. The fun continues during and after the game with Family Funday Sundays presented by Children's Discovery Center with in-game face painting, balloon artists and postgame kids run the bases. Special ticket offers to Sundays game include 2 adult and 2 children's tickets for just $25! Also, $4 general admission tickets are available to fans who bring their Church bulletin as part of All Faiths Day.


About the LumberKings


The LumberKings, the only remaining Charter Member of the Midwest League, are playing their 62nd season in the league and their ninth as an affiliate of the Seattle Mariners. Since the club's inception in 1937, 270 former Clinton players have made it to the Major Leagues. The LumberKings play at historic Ashford University Field located off 6th Avenue North at 537 Ballpark Drive. Tickets to all 70 home games are available by calling (563) 242-0727 or by visiting

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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