The Nashville Sounds Baseball Club has announced its full promotions schedule for the 2019 season. The 70-game home schedule in First Tennessee Park's fifth season features 15 fireworks shows, four themed weekends and multiple giveaways.
Single-game tickets will be available for purchase beginning Friday, March 8 at 9:00 a.m. at the First Tennessee Park ticket office, online at www.nashvillesounds.com, or by phone at 615-690-HITS ext. 2.
Opening Weekend presented by First Tennessee begins on Thursday, April 4 when the Sounds host the Iowa Cubs at 6:35 p.m. Fans in attendance at the ballpark's fifth Opening Day will be treated to a postgame fireworks celebration. The Fifth Anniversary Opening Day Ticket Bundle goes on-sale Friday, March 1 and includes a reserved seat ticket, all-you-can-eat-and-drink picnic in the Pepsi Pavilion (left field area) and a commemorative fifth anniversary t-shirt.
The Opening Weekend continues April 5 with the 2019 Magnet Schedule Giveaway presented by FOX 17 News (first 4,000 fans) and FOX 17 News Friday Fireworks presented by Koorsen Fire & Security. The Opening Weekend concludes with the 2019 Team Photo Giveaway presented by Middle Tennessee Hyundai Dealers (first 1,000 fans).
Themed weekends begin Friday, May 3 with Nashville's participation in Minor League Baseball's Copa de la Diversión® (Fun Cup™) event. From May 3-5, the Sounds will transform into a Copa-specific, culturally-relevant on-field identity to connect with the Latino population of Middle Tennessee. The temporary identity and logo will be unveiled on March 18. Copa de la Diversión® Weekend will be highlighted by the Sugar Skull Bobblehead Giveaway presented by DEX Imaging (first 2,000 fans) on Sunday, May 5.
Other themed weekends include Star Wars Weekend (May 31-June 1), Paradise at the Park Weekend (July 19-20) and Woodstock 50th Anniversary Tribute Weekend (August 16-17). All three weekends include the Sounds sporting specialty-themed jerseys that will be available for purchase via auction.
Star Wars Weekend includes a Lightsaber Giveaway presented by First Tennessee (first 2,500 fans) on May 31 and Star Wars character appearance on June 1. All four themed weekends include FOX 17 News Friday Fireworks presented by Koorsen Fire & Security.
It's all about families on Sundays at First Tennessee Park in 2019 with numerous giveaways scheduled. Sunday, April 21 features postgame family catch on the field. Sunday, June 2 is the Expand & Reveal Tote Bag Giveaway presented by Middle Tennessee Hyundai Dealers (first 2,000 fans). Fans can take home their own piece of the Sounds' Remastered uniforms on Sunday, June 30 with the Alternate Red Jersey Replica Giveaway presented by Vanderbilt Health (first 1,000 adults and first 1,000 fans 12 and under).
It's for the kids on Sunday, July 14 with the Booster Pillow Giveaway presented by First Tennessee (first 1,000 fans 12 and under). On Sunday, August 4, it's the Kids Backpack Giveaway presented by Delek US (first 1,000 fans 12 and under). The final Sunday giveaway is the Guitar Scoreboard Replica Picture Frame Giveaway presented by First Tennessee on Sunday, August 18 (first 2,000 fans).
With a 6:15 p.m. first pitch on Saturday, June 15, Nashville plays center stage with the 615 Hat Giveaway presented by First Tennessee (first 1,000 fans). The giveaways continue on Thursday, August 1 as the Throwback Reversible Bucket Hat Giveaway (first 2,000 fans) couples with 90's Night. The final giveaway of the season is the University of Tennessee Visor Giveaway presented by First Tennessee on Saturday, August 31 (first 2,000 fans).
Other signature promotions during the 2019 season include the Summer Tour T-Shirt Giveaway presented by Ashley HomeStore on Thursday, April 18 (first 2,000 fans), Peanut Free Night presented by The Allergy, Asthma & Sinus Center on Monday, April 29, American Flag Tank Top Giveaway presented by Advance Financial on Monday, July 1 (first 2,000 fans), Christmas in July presented by GLOW Nashville on Thursday, July 25 and the 2020 Magnet Schedule Giveaway presented by FOX 17 News on Friday, August 30 (first 4,000 fans).
Noteworthy postgame fireworks shows apart from Fridays and Opening Day include Memorial Day Weekend on May 26, Independence Day Fireworks Celebration presented by Nashville International Airport on Wednesday, July 3 and Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Celebration on Sunday, September 1.
The Sounds' weekly promotions are listed below:
Kroger Plus Mondays (9 Occurrences): Score a "Family 4-Pack" of Select section tickets, 4 hot dogs and 4 fountain sodas for just $44 when showing a Kroger Plus card at the Sounds Ticket Office. Offer subject to availability. Phone and internet orders are not available for this promotion.
Tail Waggin' Tuesday (8): New in 2019, bring your favorite four-legged friend to the game on Tuesdays when First Tennessee Park opens its doggie doors to Nashville's pups and their masters. Tail Waggin' Tuesday is presented by Tito's Handmade Vodka.
Winning Wednesday (8): Want to win big with the Sounds? New in 2019, come to the ballpark on a Wednesday for your chance to win several different prizes, including a postgame trip around the bases (available to all fans) after a Sounds victory. Winning Wednesday is presented by Pepsi.
Throwback Thursdays (10): We're going retro as Budweiser presents Throwback Thursdays when the Sounds wear their 1978 uniforms to commemorate the team's original uniform style. Fans can purchase Pepsi fountain soda and Budweiser products at a discounted rate.
FOX 17 News Fireworks Friday (11): Watch the Nashville sky light up every Friday with a postgame FOX 17 News Fireworks show presented by Koorsen Fire & Security.
Saturday at the Park (12): The roar of the crowd at First Tennessee Park gets loudest on Saturday. Make the ballpark the place to be in Nashville with entertainment options like The Band Box.
Sunday Family Fun Day (12): It's all about families on Sundays in 2019. With pregame autographs presented by Middle Tennessee Hyundai Dealers and postgame Kids Run the Bases presented by First Tennessee. Additionally, fans can expect children-focused giveaways for select games.
Seniors and Military families can enjoy a $2.00 discount on single-game ticket prices at First Tennessee Park. The offer is valid for any reserved seat section on Sunday through Wednesday games - subject to availability. Offer valid for up to four (4) tickets per I.D. (Seniors 55 +, government-issued military I.D. required at ticket office; no phone orders).
The Nashville Sounds' media partners for weekly promotions include Nash FM 103.3, 104.5 The Zone, iHeartRadio and FOX 17 News.
The 42nd season of Nashville Sounds baseball officially begins on Thursday, April 4, when the Sounds host the Iowa Cubs at 6:35 p.m. Season ticket memberships for the 2019 season are available now by calling (615) 690-4487 or by visiting www.nashvillesounds.com.
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