San Jose, CA- The San Jose Giants begin an important four game series against the Lancaster Jethawks at Municipal Stadium on Thursday, August 7. The series will begin with Cartoon Character and Super Hero Night on Thursday as fans who dress up as their favorite cartoon character or super hero will receive two FREE future game tickets. On Friday, August 8 the team will host their 8th Annual A Giant Luau, presented by Kilohana Outrigger Canoe Club. The evening will be full of Hawaiian festivities ranging from hula dancers and island music to the annual pig roasting ceremony in Turkey Mike's BBQ. In addition, one lucky fan will walk away with a trip for two to Hawaii courtesy of Alaska Airlines. Friday's game will also conclude with a special Postgame Fireworks Extravaganza. Saturday begins the #BochyandBuster #B2B #GiveawayWeekend as the first 1,200 fans in attendance will receive a Bruce Bochy Bobblehead, courtesy of Pepsi. Then for Sunday's series finale, a Buster Posey Gnome will be given to each of the first 1,200 fans through the gates.
Promotions and Special Events:
Cartoon Character and Super Hero Night: Celebrate the opening of the new movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at Municipal Stadium on Thursday, August 7! Wear your costume of a favorite Cartoon Character or Super Hero and get two free future game tickets.
OSH Merchant Night: Fans can pick up complimentary admission tickets to Thursday's game at their local, participating OSH stores. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis, while quantities last. Click here for a list of participating locations.
8th Annual A Giant Luau presented by Kilohana Outrigger Canoe Club: The San Jose Giants will bring island culture and Hawaiian cuisine back to Municipal Stadium for the 8th Annual A Giant Luau, presented by Kilohana Outrigger Canoe Club, on Friday, August 8 at 7:00 PM against the Lancaster Jethawks. The evening will be full of Hawaiian festivities ranging from hula dancers and island music to the annual pig roasting ceremony in Turkey Mike's BBQ. In addition, one lucky fan will walk away with a trip for two to Hawaii courtesy of Alaska Airlines. This year, fans will also be treated to a special Postgame Fireworks Extravaganza.
Hawaiian Jersey Auction: As part of the eighth annual A Giant Luau festivities, the team will be wearing special Hawaiian jerseys that will be available for purchase during an in-game silent auction.
Postgame Fireworks: A special Postgame Fireworks Extravaganza will follow the final out of Friday's game!
KRTY Family Friday: Stop by the KRTY booth at the ballpark on Friday and check out the KRTY live broadcast while entering to win great prizes.
Bruce Bochy Bobblehead Giveaway, courtesy of Pepsi: The first 1,200 fans in attendance on Saturday, August 9 will receive a Bruce Bochy Bobblehead Giveaway, courtesy of Pepsi.
Mix 106.5 Saturday in the Park: The San Jose Giants and Mix 106.5 have teamed up to present a Mix 106.5 Saturday in the Park. Be sure to stop by the Mix 106.5 booth and enter to win prizes.
Martinelli's Apple Juice Kids Run the Bases: Following the conclusion of Saturday and Sunday's contests, kids are invited down on the field for Martinelli's Kids Run the Bases.
Buster Posey Gnome Giveaway: The first 1,200 fans through the gates on Sunday, August 10 will receive a Buster Posey Gnome Giveaway. Fans who follow the team on Instagram (@SJGiants) have the chance to win tickets to both Saturday and Sunday's giveaways.
KBAY's Giant Sunday: Fans can visit kbay.com to print out their KBAY Family Four Pack for Sunday's game. Be sure to stop by the Mix 106.5 booth and enter to win prizes.
Stauffer's® Animal Crackers Pre-Game Parade: Join us every Sunday home game for the Stauffer's® Animal Crackers Pre-Game Parade. Get here early to participate in the parade and "Play Like an Animal" courtesy of Stauffer's® Animal Crackers. Children interested in participating in the parade should line up at the first base gate at 4:25 PM.
Alliance Credit Union Kids Eat Free Sunday: Fans can print out or show the Alliance Credit Union Kids Eat Free coupon from the San Jose Giants Facebook and Twitter pages and redeem it at the Municipal Stadium Box Office. For every youth ticket purchased, fans will receive a free hot dog and soda. The coupon must be presented at the time of purchase. The offer allows for only one ticket per coupon.
2014 Single-Game Ticket Pricing:
Box Seat - $16
Upper Reserved - $13
General Admission - $11
General Admission Youth/Senior/Active Military or Veteran with ID - $7
*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 sjgiants.com. Tickets on the day of each game increase by $1.
On the Airwaves:
Comcast Hometown Network Coverage: The San Jose Giants and Comcast Hometown Network have once again joined forces to bring fans an expanded schedule of 20 LIVE television broadcasts during the 2014 season. Tune in and catch the action live against the Lancaster Jethawks on Friday, August 8 and Saturday, August 9 with the "Voice of the San Jose Giants" Joe Ritzo calling all the action.
Watch on MiLB.TV: The San Jose Giants are on MiLB.TV for the 2014 season. Fans who cannot make it to Municipal Stadium can now enjoy all San Jose Giants home baseball games for a monthly subscription of $10.99 or purchase the 2014 yearly subscription for $49.99. All home games will be streamed live and also be available on demand. With a subscription fans will also receive access to more than 2,500 Minor League games so that they'll never miss a pitch, a prospect or a promotion. For more details and to sign up for their subscription, fans should log on to sjgiants.com and click on MiLB.TV.
Streaming Live: Every Giants game can be heard live on the San Jose Giants official website at sjgiants.com. 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.
Listen on your mobile phone: San Jose Giants games are being streamed live on your mobile phone. Listen to every San Jose Giants game wherever you are. The San Jose Giants Mobile App is available to download now for FREE in the App StoreSM for your iPad® and iPhone® or the Android Marketplace.
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