Star Wars Night for 2011 is on June 11. It is one of several promotional events already on the Timber Rattlers calendar for this season! (Ann Mollica/Wisconsin Timber Rattlers)
By Chris Mehring / Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | February 1, 2011 7:27 AM ET
GRAND CHUTE, WI - Opening Day
of the 2011 Wisconsin Timber Rattlers season is getting closer.The team's front office is not wasting time and has set up a series of
guest appearances, special events, giveaways, and promotions on their calendar.
Brewer: The Milwaukee Brewers Mascot will be at Time Warner Cable Field
on Sunday, April 17.
Reggy!:The Purple Party Dude returns to the Fox Cities to entertain with his
unique brand of hijinx May 7-9.
Boys: Cast members from the show appearing at the Fox Valley PAC are
scheduled to be at the Rattlers game on June 8.
Mr. Belding: Dennis
Haskins, who played Principal Richard Belding in Saved
By the Bell, is coming to the game on June 9 in conjunction with
Educator Appreciation Night presented by School House.
Halloween in May: On May
12, get out your costume and be ready for a spooky Rattlers game.
Salute to Cows: The Timber
Rattlers pay tribute to the reason Wisconsin is called America's Dairyland
on June 6.
Star Wars Night: The
characters are back and so are the Star Wars-themed Rattlers jerseys
on June 11.
Christmas in July:Celebrate the Yuletide season - without the frigid temperatures -
on July 16.
Bring Your Pup to the Park:Bring your canine friend to the game on July 31.
Jimmy Buffett Night:
Calling all Parrotheads! We are getting tropical on August 2.
Scooter vs. The Snowman
Bobblehead: This Timber Rattlers original is an all-fan giveaway courtesy of
Time Warner Cable on Opening Night, April 7.
Magnet Schedule: The first
1,000 fans through the gates receive a 2011 magnet scheduled from TruGreen
April 7 - April 9.
Seat Cushion: The first
1,000 fans into Time Warner Cable Field on April 15 receive a Miller Lite
Player Poster Series: There
will be 10 dates during the 2011 season for fans to receive a poster of
Timber Rattlers players (4/10, 4/29, 5/10, 5/22, 6/9, 6/27, 7/6, 7/18, 8/5,
Player Magnet Series:Lamers Bus Lines has a series of four magnets featuring former and
current Rattlers (5/20, 6/24, 7/14, and 8/13).
Card Set: Free set of
baseball cards featuring Timber Rattlers players made possible by Disabled
American Veterans on July 17.
Baseball: The first 1,000
fans into Time Warner Cable Field on August 10 receive a Timber Rattlers
baseball from Baycom.
Fans Choice Bobblehead:
What will the bobblehead to be given away on August 29 be? Rattlers fans
make the choice.
Brewers Sundays: On Sundays
during the 2011 season, the Timber Rattlers will be wearing jerseys based on
a classic design of their current major league affiliate.Appearances by former Brewers players are also in the works for
select Sundays this season.
Bang for Your Buck:Soda, hotdogs, and beer for $1 returns for eight Tuesdays and two
Wednesdays in 2011.
Thirsty Thursday: Fans mayget 22oz soda or 16oz beer for $2 every Thursday night during this
Family Night:Kids eat free and get to run the bases after every Friday Timber
Rattlers home game.
Fireworks: Starting June 10
and June 11, there is a fireworks display scheduled after every Friday and
Saturday home game.
promotional schedule is subject to change so make sure to check www.timberrattlers.com
for the latest information on what is happening at Time Warner Cable Field.
Opening Day for the 2011 season is Thursday, April 7. Season ticket
packages and tickets for groups of 20 or more are available now by calling
800-WI-TIMBER or by stopping at the Time Warner Cable Field ticket office from
9am to 5pm Monday through Friday.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.