GRAND CHUTE, WI - The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers begin their final homestand of the 2011 season at Time Warner Cable Field Wednesday, August 24. The Rattlers are home for seven games through August 30 with three Bang for Your Buck Nights, two postgame fireworks displays, a special appearance by former Brewers catcher Damian Miller, a jersey auction for Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, and many other special events.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24 at 7:05pm; BONUS BANG FOR YOUR BUCK NIGHT, AMERICAN TV Win-It Wednesday, Go Green & Gold Night presented by Waste Management; Nick Ramirez Poster Giveaway: A Bonus Bang for Your Buck Night with Pepsi products, Cher-Make hot dogs, and Miller Beer available for $1. American TV Win-It Wednesday means that every fan aged 16 and older will receive a scratch-off ticket. Every ticket is a winner with prizes from the Timber Rattlers and American TV of Appleton. Show your pride in the championship Green Bay football team by wearing your favorite jersey, t-shirt, or cap for Go Green and Gold Night presented by Waste Management. The first 1,000 fans to attend the game will receive a poster of Nick Ramirez, the current Timber Rattlers first baseman and 2011 4th round pick of the Milwaukee Brewers.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 25 at 7:05pm; Slugger's Sports Bar Thirsty Thursday presented by 101.1, WIXX; Country & Western Night with an appearance by the Ghost Riders: Thirsty Thursday means that 22 ounce Pepsi products and 16 ounce Miller products are available for $2. Redeem a Thursday night game ticket at Slugger's, located inside Super Bowl on Northland Avenue, for a chance to win great prizes from Miller Lite. You will want to see the Ghost Riders in action at the game. The Ghost Riders are monkeys - dressed as cowboys - riding dogs to herd sheep. Do not miss their first ever appearance at Time Warner Cable Field! And wear your cowboy boots and cowboy hats for Country & Western Night.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 26 at 7:05pm; North Shore Bank Family Night w/ 95.9 KISS-FM Fireworks: Children 12 and under eat free on a North Shore Bank Family Night. After the game, enjoy a fireworks display! After the fireworks, Fazoli's invites children 14 and under to participate in Kids Run the Bases.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 27 at 6:35pm; FOX 11 Fireworks: Timber Rattlers house band 1st Degree will perform outside the stadium for pregame entertainment from 5:00pm until 6:30pm. After the game, FOX 11 presents a Saturday Night fireworks display.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 28 at 1:05pm; Brewers Sunday presented by 107.5, The Fan, Damian Miller Appearance, Postgame Jersey Auction to benefit Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Myron Noodleman Appearance, Water Right's Clean Water Center 2012 Magnet Schedule Giveaway: All fans attending the Sunday, August 28 game will receive a Buy-One-Get-One Free voucher, for specific seating areas, valid for any Monday-Friday Milwaukee Brewers regular season home game in September. The first 1,000 fans to attend the game will receive a magnet schedule for the 2012 Timber Rattlers season courtesy of Water Right's Clean Water Center. Former Milwaukee Brewers catcher Damian Miller will be on hand for Brewers Sunday to throw out a ceremonial first pitch, meet fans, and sign autographs. Before the game, fans may play catch on the field presented by momslikeme.com. Myron Noodleman is DA MAN! And he is back at Time Warner Cable Field to entertain with his between innings skits. Myron will also be roaming the stadium during the game to interact with the fans. Timber Rattlers players and coaches will be wearing jerseys and caps based on those of the 1975 Milwaukee Brewers for the final time this season. There will be a live postgame auction in which fans may bid on the jersey that they want to take home. Proceeds from the auction will go to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. There will also be an all player post-game autograph session for fans. Time Warner Cable subscribers may bring in their bill and receive up to four half priced reserve seat tickets on Sunday.
MONDAY, AUGUST 29 at 7:05pm; Qdoba Q*Monday, Bonus Bang For Your Buck Night, FOX 11 Khris Davis Fans' Choice Bobblehead Giveaway, Water Right's Clean Water Center 2012 Magnet Schedule Giveaway: Another Bonus Bang for Your Buck Night at Time Warner Cable Field with soda, hot dogs, and Miller products available for $1. The first 1,000 fans to attend the game will receive a magnet schedule for the 2012 Timber Rattlers season courtesy of Water Right's Clean Water Center. Plus, a Qdoba Q*Monday means fans receive a free ticket this game when they purchase a lunch entrée at the Qdoba by the Fox River Mall on August 29. The first 1,000 fans to attend this game will receive a bobblehead of Timber Rattlers single season home run record holder Khris Davis courtesy of FOX 11. Davis, who set the record in 2010, was selected as this bobblehead in a vote by Wisconsin Timber Rattlers fans.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 30 at 7:05pm; 105.7 WAPL Bang for Your Buck Night; 105.7 WAPL Baseball Cap Giveaway, Water Right's Clean Water Center 2012 Magnet Schedule Giveaway: The final game of the season is a 105.7 WAPL Bang for Your Buck Night. The first 1,000 fans to attend this game will receive a baseball cap from WAPL. Also, the first 500 fans to attend the game will receive a magnet schedule for the 2012 Timber Rattlers season courtesy of Water Right's Clean Water Center.
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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