Action-Packed Homestand May 15-21

Giveaways, Star Wars Night, Super Hero Day & More!

By South Bend Cubs | May 12, 2017 10:25 AM ET

SOUTH BEND, Indiana - The South Bend Cubs have announced their next homestand schedule, which includes two mid-week Education days-first pitch at 10:30 a.m.- and the rescheduled Star Wars night on Saturday, May 20. The week also includes an appearance by former Chicago Cubs All-Star Bill Buckner. 

All homestand games take place at Four Winds Field, 501 W. South Street, South Bend. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Box Office at 574-235-9988.


Monday, May 15, Dayton Dragons, 7:05 p.m.

  • Gates open at 6 p.m.
  • Cubs Helmet Bank Giveaway: The first 500 fans through the gates will receive a Chicago Cubs World Champion Helmet Bank
  • Poster Monday: The first 500 fans through the gates will receive a South Bend Cubs poster
  • Belly Buster Monday: All-you-can-eat hot dogs, peanuts and popcorn with the purchase of an $8 wristband. (Offer must be purchased with game ticket.)

Tuesday, May 16, Dayton Dragons, 10:30 a.m.

  • Gates open at 9:30 a.m.
  • Education Day: A field trip day for select area schools. All kids 12 and under receive a coupon for a free DQ mini Blizzard

Wednesday, May 17, Dayton Dragons, 10:30 a.m.

  • Gates open at 9:30 a.m.
  • Education Day: A field trip day for select area schools. All kids 12 and under receive a coupon for a free DQ mini Blizzard
  • Silver Slugger Day: Any adult age 55 and older can purchase a ticket for just $6

Thursday, May 18, Lansing Lugnuts, 7:05 p.m.

  • Gates open at: 6 p.m.
  • Special Guest Bill Buckner: Join us for a special appearance by former Chicago Cubs All-Star Bill Buckner
  • 70s Night: Come dressed in your '70s duds as we celebrate the decade at Four Winds Field. Four special food items will be available tonight only
  • Thirsty Thursday: Enjoy $2 domestic 16-ounce draft beer and regular 22-ounce fountain sodas all game long

Friday, May 19, Lansing Lugnuts, 7:35 p.m.

  • Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
  • Fantastic Friday Fireworks: Begin immediately following the game

Saturday, May 20, Lansing Lugnuts, 7:05 p.m.

  • Gates open at 5 p.m.
  • Star Wars Night: Come dressed as your favorite characters and bid on game-worn Star Wars jerseys. Proceeds to benefit South Bend Cubs charities. Special appearances by The Northern Darkness Garrison: 501st Legion
  • Reading Club Day: The South Bend Cubs welcome participants of our Stu and
  • Swoop's Reading Program to Four Winds Field
  • Flat Screen Saturday: Every inning, one fan in attendance will win a 50-inch flat screen TV

Sunday, May 21, Lansing Lugnuts, 2:05 pm

  • Gates open at noon
  • Super Hero Cape Giveaway: The first 1,000 fans age 13 and under will receive a South Bend Cubs super hero cape
  • Super Hero Day: Come dressed as your favorite super hero and meet Batman, Spiderman, Supergirl and Captain America. Free comic books available on the concourse, while supplies last. Special food items will be available for this game
  • Reading Club Day: The South Bend Cubs welcome participants of our Stu and Swoop's Reading Program to Four Winds Field
  • Sunday FUNday: Play catch on the field before the game and meet your favorite South Bend Cubs player during the post-game autograph session

As a reminder, the gates open two hours prior to the first pitch for all Friday, Saturday and Sunday games throughout the season. The 1st Source Bank Performance Center will be open during home games for all ticket holders.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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