San Jose Giants Homestand Preview: April 12 - April 15

Opening Night, fireworks, Super-Gigante bobblehead giveaway, Super-Hero Night and Video Game Sunday highlight San Jose Giants first homestand

April 10, 2018 1:41 PM

- The San Jose Giants return to Municipal Stadium for their 2018 Opening Homestand this Thursday, April 12 through Sunday, April 15. The Giants home schedule kicks off with an exciting four-game set against the Oakland Athletics affiliate and Northern Division rival Stockton Ports. Homestand highlights include an Opening Night Celebration, Comic-Con Weekend featuring a Super-Gigante bobblehead giveaway, Super Hero Night and Video Game Sunday. Tickets are still available and can be purchased by calling 408.297.1435, visiting the Municipal Stadium Box Office or by going online to


The Giants first homestand of the 2018 season begins with an Opening Night Celebration with festivities including special pregame ceremonies, a 2018 San Jose Giants Magnet Schedule giveaway and postgame fireworks. Comic-Con Kickoff Weekend launches on Friday-a convention featuring baseball, barbeque, characters and an exclusive Super-Gigante bobblehead giveaway to the first 500 fans on both Friday and Saturday. Saturday is also Super Hero Night complete with postgame fireworks, presented by Blossom Valley Pony Baseball. The Opening Homestand concludes on Sunday with an Aquafina Pregame Clinic and action-packed Video Game Day. San Jose Giants baseball is back, so come out to Municipal Stadium and enjoy fun, affordable family entertainment! Tickets are on sale now!



Promotions and Special Events



Thursday, April 12 (7:00 PM: Gates 5:30 PM) 


Opening Night Celebration:  Baseball is back in the South Bay! Our San Jose Giants kick off their 2018 season home schedule with an Opening Night Celebration at Municipal Stadium on April 12 against the Stockton Ports.


Opening Night Fireworks:  The Giants launch the 2018 Fireworks Extravaganza schedule with Opening Night Fireworks immediately following the Opening Night game.


Magnet Schedule Giveaway:  As a part of Opening Weekend, fans will receive a commemorative 2018 San Jose Giants Magnet Schedule on April 12 and April 15. The Opening Weekend giveaway for fans to follow the San Jose Giants schedule all season long.


Krazy George Appearance: Come meet Krazy George, the inventor of The Wave, and prepare to get loud, get rowdy and cheer on your San Jose Giants to victory!


Diamond Season Jersey Auction: On Opening Night, fans can bid on the special San Jose Giants Diamond Season jerseys worn during the historic 2017 season!


Craft Beer Thursday: Come thirsty on Thursdays because the San Jose Giants are offering a brew-tiful lineup of craft beers. Fans can purchase a flight-sized refillable stein and receive re-fills throughout the ballpark.



Friday, April 13 (7:00 PM: Gates 5:30 PM)


Comic-Con Kickoff Weekend:

Fresh off the Silicon Valley Comic-Con, the Giants will host a convention of their own featuring baseball, barbecue, characters and more! Come dressed in costume and be one of the first 500 fans through Muni's gates to receive the Super-Gigante Bobblehead giveaway!


Super-Gigante Bobblehead Giveaway: It's a's a's Super-Gigante! Be one of the first 500 fans on Friday or Saturday to take home the Super-Gigante Bobblehead Giveaway!


KRTY Family Friday: Come out for the final KRTY Family Friday and visit to print out a Family Four Pack. Fans can also go online for a special KRTY Buy One Get One Complimentary ticket offer or enter the promo code KRTY when buying tickets on



Saturday, April 14 (6:00 PM: Gates 4:30 PM) 


Video Game Sunday: The San Jose Giants Opening Homestand concludes with a special Video Game Sunday!


Postgame Fireworks: After the final out, the night sky will light up high above historic Municipal Stadium with a sensational fireworks display presented by Blossom Valley PONY Baseball.


Comic-Con Kickoff Weekend


Super-Gigante Bobblehead Giveaway


MIX 106 Saturday in the Park: Saturday features another jamming Mix 106 Saturday in the Park. Fans can visit to print out their Mix Family Four Pack or check out the special Mix Buy One Get One Free ticket offer. Fans can also enter the promo code MIX when purchasing tickets on to receive the Buy One Get One Free offer.



Sunday, April 15 (1:00 PM: Gates 12:00 PM) 


Video Game Sunday:  The San Jose Giants Opening Homestand concludes with an exciting Video Game Sunday. Enjoy baseball, barbecue and 8-bits of fun.


Aquafina Pregame Clinic: Aquafina and the San Jose Giants have teamed up to present a clinic an hour and a half prior to the game. Bring your glove and learn the fundamentals of baseball from a handful of San Jose Giants players. After the clinic, participants will watch the instructors put their words into action as the Giants take the field in California League action. To register your child for an Aquafina Pregame Clinic, call 408.297.1435.


Martinelli's Apple Juice Kids Run the Bases: Kids get to scamper around the diamond after the game as a part of Martinelli's Kids run the Bases.


Magnet Schedule Giveaway


Bay's Giant Sunday: Fans enjoy the final Bay Giant Sunday of the year. Be sure to visit to print out the 94.5 Bay FM Family Four Pack for Sunday's game. The Family Four Pack includes four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas for just $49. Also go online to check out the special Bay Buy One Get One free ticket offer or enter the promo code BAY when buying tickets on




Ticket Information:


2018 Single-Game Ticket Pricing:


Luxury Box - $26

Box Seat - $20

Upper Luxury - $20

General Admission - $12

General Admission Youth/Senior/Active Military or Veteran with ID - $8

Box Upgrade - $11

Upper Luxury Upgrade - $11


*General Admission tickets are NOT assigned seating. They are on a first come first serve basis in the stadium grandstand and bleachers.


Throughout the season, single game tickets will be available at the Box Office and over the phone at 408.297.1435 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and online at Tickets on the day of regular game increase by $1.


Our Town:


The San Jose Giants celebrate our minor-league roots with the "Our Town" program. This program is designed to reward people in our town for shopping and entertaining local. Look for "Our Town" cards at stores in your neighborhood. Benefits include $28 in savings on tickets for a family of four, discounted Gigante Kid's Club Memberships, and 10% off at the San Jose Giants Dugout Store. If you would like to have "Our Town" cards or signs in your business, please contact


On the Airwaves:


Watch on MiLB.TV: The San Jose Giants are on MiLB.TV for the 2018 season. Fans who cannot make it to Municipal Stadium can now enjoy all San Jose Giants home baseball games for a monthly subscription of $12.99 or purchase the yearly MiLB.TV subscription for a price of $49.99. Use the promo code 'GIANTS' for an additional $10 off. All home games will be streamed live and are available on demand. With a subscription fans will also receive access to more than 5,500 Minor League games so that they'll never miss a pitch, a prospect or a promotion. For more details and to sign up for the subscription, fans should log on to and click on MiLB.TV.


Streaming Live: Every Giants game can be heard live on the San Jose Giants official website at Joe Ritzo is behind the microphone as the voice of the Giants. Fans can also find team information such as updated rosters, statistics, game notes, and news by visiting the website.


Listen at the ballpark on 92.9 FM: Listen to the game at the ballpark. Tune into 92.9 FM inside the main seating bowl at Municipal Stadium to listen to the live radio broadcast.



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