GRAND CHUTE, WI - The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers begin a seven game homestand at Time Warner Cable Field on April 12. The Peoria Chiefs, led by Green Bay native and former UW-Oshkosh baseball player Casey Kopitzke, are in town April 12 through April 15. The Burlington Bees visit for three games from April 16 through 18.
The first extended homestand of 2012 features many new promotions and an old favorite has moved to a new night. Details below:
THURSDAY, APRIL 12 at 6:35pm; Slugger's Sports Bar Thirsty Thursday presented by 95.9 KISS FM and College Night; Fans can enjoy 16oz soda and beer for just $2! Fans can take their ticket stub from this game to Sluggers Sports Bar located in Super Bowl on Northland Avenue to win Miller Lite drinks and prizes. College students can purchase reserved bleacher tickets for just $1 when presenting college ID at time of ticket purchase.
FRIDAY, APRIL 13 at 6:35pm; North Shore Bank Family Night w/ Y100: Children 12 and under eat free on a North Shore Bank Family Night. After the game, children 14 and under to participate in Kids Run the Bases presented by Jernegan's Health Mart.
SATURDAY, APRIL 14 at 1:05pm; Fly Away Saturday from Funjet Vacations and Fox World Travel Miller Lite Cap Giveaway: A lucky fan will win airfare for two at this game! The first 1,000 fans ages 21 and older will receive a free Miller Lite Cap courtesy of your local Miller Beer distributor! Also, Fond du Lac native Chad Pierce is scheduled to pitch in relief for the Timber Rattlers during this game. Catch high school baseball action following the Timber Rattlers game as Green Bay East takes on Manitowoc Lincoln.
SUNDAY, APRIL 15 at 1:05pm; Brewers Sunday presented by 107.5, The Fan; Matt Miller Player Poster Giveaway: Fans can play catch on-field before the game. Player autographs post-game. Time Warner Cable customers can receive up to four half-priced reserved bleacher tickets when showing their TWC bill at time of ticket purchase. Players will be wearing Brewers-themed jerseys on-field. The first 1,000 fans will receive a Matt Miller player poster. Catch high school baseball action following the Timber Rattlers game as Mishicot takes on Reedsville
MONDAY, APRIL 16 at 6:35pm; Qdoba Q*Monday: : Qdoba Q*Monday means fans receive a free ticket to any of the remaining Monday home games on the 2012 schedule when they purchase a lunch entrée at the Qdoba by the Fox River Mall on a Monday when the Rattlers are at home.
*-TUESDAY, APRIL 17 at 6:35pm; American TV Tuesday: It is the first Tuesday home game of the season and one fan will win a flat-screen TV from American TV.
*-WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18 at 6:35pm; 105.7 WAPL Bang for Your Buck Night and College Night: Wednesdays are the new home of Bang for Your Buck Nights at Time Warner Cable Field. Fans can take advantage of $1 Cher-Make hot dogs, soda, and Miller Beer products! Plus, the last game of the homestand is another College Night and college students can purchase reserved bleacher tickets for just $1 when presenting college ID at time of ticket purchase.
Fans are urged to purchase their tickets for these games in advance one of three ways: On-line at www.timberrattlers.com, over the phone at 800-WI-TIMBER, or in person at the Time Warner Cable Field Box Office.
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