Upcoming game/promotion schedule

Thirsty Thursday, fireworks, flat screens, floppy hat giveaway & more!

By South Bend Cubs | May 14, 2019 9:54 AM

SOUTH BEND, Indiana - The South Bend Cubs have announced their next homestand of the 2019 season. The South Bend Cubs will give away branded floppy hats at the Sunday, May 19th game. Also featured that day is Tyler Scheuer, a high-energy performer who wows crowds with his ability to balance anything on his face-including ironing boards, bicycles and 10-foot ladders.   


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.


Thursday, May 16, vs Dayton Dragons, 7:05 p.m.

-Gates open at 6 p.m.

-Thirsty Thursday: Enjoy $2 domestic 16-ounce draft beer and regular 24-ounce fountain sodas all game long


Friday, May 17, vs Dayton Dragons, 7:35 p.m. ET

-Gates open at 5:30 p.m.

-Reading Club: The South Bend Cubs welcome participants of our Stu and Swoop's Reading Program to Four Winds Field

-Home Run for Life: Kamarion Williams, a patient from Beacon Children's Hospital, will be honored and run the bases during the game

-Fantastic Friday Fireworks: Begin immediately following the game


Saturday, May 18, vs Dayton Dragons, 7:05 p.m. ET

-Gates open at 5 p.m.

-Reading Club: 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 55-inch flat screen TV


Sunday, May 19, vs. Dayton Dragons, 2:05 p.m. ET

-Gates open at noon

-Floppy Hat Giveaway: The first 1,000 fans through the gates will receive a South Bend Cubs floppy hat

-Tyler's Amazing Balancing Act: As seen on America's Got Talent and ESPN, Tyler Scheuer will bring his unique, high-energy performance to Four Winds Field. His act includes balancing wheelbarrows, bikes, ladders-and much more-on his face while at the same time dancing with the crowd

-Reading Club: The South Bend Cubs welcome participants of our Stu and Swoop's Reading Program to Four Winds Field

-Sundae FUNday: Play catch on the field before the game and meet your favorite South Bend Cubs player during the pre-game autograph session. (Note: All Sundae FUNday autograph sessions will now be held prior to first pitch.)


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.



2019 Midwest League All-Star Game

The 2019 Midwest League All-Star Game presented by Four Winds Casinos takes place Tuesday, June 18 and will feature some of the most promising players in professional baseball today. It is the first time in 30 years the Midwest League All-Star game will be held in South Bend, Indiana. The 2019 event will kick off with a concert on Sunday, June 16 at Four Winds Field featuring global superstar Pitbull, along with two additional acts. Fan Fest at Four Winds Field will take place on Monday, June 17 and will feature a home run derby with the top hitters in the Midwest League, an autograph session with several former Chicago Cubs players along with the 2019 Midwest League All-Star players. In addition, other family friendly activities include the Splash Pad, Toyota Fun Zone, catch on the field and running of the bases. On Tuesday at 11:30 a.m., Chicago Cubs Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg will headline an All-Star Luncheon at the Century Center in downtown South Bend, with proceeds benefitting Beacon Children's Hospital. For more information on the 2019 Midwest League All-Star Game and any of the events leading up to it, including tickets for the All-Star Luncheon, search online for All-Star Festivities.


About the South Bend Cubs

The South Bend Cubs are the Class A minor league affiliate of the 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs. Over the past 31 seasons, the team has won five Midwest League titles, most recently in 2005, and has captured 12 division titles. In 2019, the South Bend Cubs will host the Midwest League All-Star Game. In June 2017, Four Winds Field, home of the South Bend Cubs, was voted Best Class A ballpark in the country by Ballpark Digest. In 2015 the team was named Ballpark Digest's Team of the Year and received the John H. Johnson President's Award, the highest award in minor league baseball. The team is owned and operated by Swing-Batter-Swing, LLC whose principal shareholder is Andrew T. Berlin of Chicago, Ill.

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

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