MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (March 2, 2017) - The Myrtle Beach Pelicans will release single-game tickets for purchase beginning on Thursday, March 9 at 4:00 pm. The on-sale date will coincide with the team's first Thirsty Thursday of 2017 and a St. Patrick's Day Celebration. Tickets for all 2017 home contests, including Opening Night and July 4, will be available at the Pelicans Box Office during the event which will run from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. All single-game tickets will be available for purchase online at myrtlebeachpelicans.com/tickets the following day, March 10, starting at 10:00 am.
Prior to March 9, fans will have the opportunity to purchase a special pre-sale combo package which includes a ticket to the Battle of the Beaches, an exhibition game on April 5 with the New York Yankees affiliate Charleston RiverDogs, and Opening Night. This combo package will be available online or at the Box Office beginning on Monday, March 6 at 10 :00 am. Ticket prices for the combo package are $18 (Budweiser Thirst Inning Deck), $22 (Tire Town Terrace), and $26 (Field Box Seat).
Admission to the March 9 Thirsty Thursday and St. Patrick's Day Celebration is free and gates open to TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark at 4:00 p.m. Following a St. Patrick's Day theme, fans will have the opportunity to enter a "Luck of the Irish" raffle. Every single-game ticket purchased gains fans one entry to win two free tickets to the Battle of the Beaches on April 5, when the Pelicans battle their Palmetto State rival Charleston RiverDogs at TicketReturn.Com Field. In addition, each purchase allows fans to pull a guaranteed prize from the "pot of gold," featuring numerous ballpark experiences including a ceremonial first pitch, V.I.P. seating for a fireworks show, and more. Throughout the evening, fans can enjoy live music, $1.00 Bud and Bud Light draughts as well as $2.00 craft beers until 7:00 pm when the event concludes. The Pepsi Grille will also be open serving your favorite ballpark items.
Fan will get their first look at the 2016 Carolina League Championship Ring as the team unveils it at 5:30 pm. Thursday will also provide the first opportunity for fans to purchase their own 2016 Championship Ring. Additional entertainment includes:
- The opportunity to take a photo with the Carolina League Championship Trophy (the Mills Cup)
- Play catch in the outfield
- Kids run the bases
All Pelicans season seat members (full season, partial season, and mini-plan holders) will be able to pick up their ticket packages on March 9 as well, beginning at 4:00 pm. Any questions should be directed to the Box Office at (843) 918-6000.
Single-game tickets will be available for purchase during normal box office hours following the event. Off-season box office hours are 10:00 am. to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday and 10:00 am. to 2:00 pm on Saturdays beginning April 1.
Single Game Ticket Timeline
- March 6, 10:00 am Combo package available online & at Box Office
- March 9, 4:00 pm All single-game tickets available at Box Office, Thirsty Thursday & St. Patrick's Day Celebration
- March 10, 10:00 am All single-game tickets available online
The 2017 season will be the 19th season for the Pelicans franchise and third as the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. For information on tickets to see the Pelicans in 2016, please call (843) 918-6000, e-mail email@example.com, or visit www.MyrtleBeachPelicans.com.
ABOUT THE PELICANS: The Myrtle Beach Pelicans are the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs and play their home games at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The park has ranked in the top eight in all of Minor League Baseball by Stadium Journey in each of the last six seasons. The same publication also placed the Pelicans in the Top 100 Stadium Experiences in all of sports in each of the last six years and the best in the Carolina League for six straight seasons as well. In May 2015, TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark won the 2015 TripAdvisor.com Certificate of Excellence award. The Pelicans are the two-time defending Mills Cup Champions, winning the title in 2015 and 2016 as well as 2000 and co-Mills Cup championship honors in the inaugural 1999 season. The Pelicans have made ten postseason appearances behind 12 half-season Southern Division championships, including the first half of the 2015 season and second half of 2016. For more information on the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, please contact the Pelicans at (843) 918-6000 or emailing Info@MyrtleBeachPelicans.com.