Annual Independence Day Fireworks Show Caps Seven-Game Homestand

Storm Chasers will welcome 1,000,000th Fan through the gates this weekend during series with rival I-Cubs

By Omaha Storm Chasers | June 24, 2013 12:54 PM ET

OMAHA, Neb. - YOUR Storm Chasers return home for a seven-game homestand, and division and I-80 rivals the Iowa Cubs, Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, will kick off the FUN with their final trip to Werner Park this season. During the series, the Storm Chasers are expected to welcome their 1,000,000th Fan through the gates! The New Orleans Zephyrs finish out the homestand with their first three appearances in Omaha, and that series will finish with a serious bang as July 2nd and 3rd feature the two largest fireworks shows of the 2013 season!

Thursday, June 27 (7:05 pm)

It's a Thirsty Thursday "WE Believe in Heroes" Night presented by NAPA. Fans of age can enjoy $2 Bud Light and Budweiser cans along with 16 oz. Bud Light draws prior to the sixth inning and anyone can grab $1 Pepsi products all night. Cannot make it to the game? Check your local listings as the Storm Chasers will be televised regionally on Time Warner Cable and locally on Cox 2 Channel 126. Quench your thirst with great beverages and take in an evening of America's Favorite Pasttime! Brought to you by: NAPA, KMTV Action 3, Z92.3, ESPN 590AM and The Reader

Friday, June 28 (7:05 pm)

It's Friday night and that can only mean one thing, FIREWORKS presented by American Family Insurance. If you have not done it, visit to sign up to be the American Family Insurance Family of the Game, and you might be called as the winner of FREE tickets to the game, a first pitch, jersey, and the starter of the postgame FIREWORKS. Put on your Storm Chasers blue, head to best baseball in the Omaha Metro, and stay for the FIREWORKS. Brought to you by: American Family Insurance, KETV, KOZN 1620 The Zone and The Reader

Saturday, June 29 (7:05 pm)

Ever wanted to show your Omaha Storm Chasers spirit on the way to the ballgame or in the parking lot? Now you can! Be sure to be at Werner Park for a special Car Flag Giveaway to the first 2,000 fans presented by the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety. Plus, join Werner Enterprises, the National Safety Council and the Storm Chasers for the inaugural "Community Safety Day and Werner Roadeo" in the Werner Park parking lot from 2pm to 5pm. This FREE event will highlight June as safety month, give every attendee a hot dog & drink, showcase some outstanding Werner Enterprises truck drivers and offer a Storm Chasers voucher for a future games ticket if you visit every booth that afternoon. Brought to you by: Nebraska Office of Highway Safety, KXKT KAT 103.7, KFFF The Wolf 93.3 and Omaha Magazine

Sunday, June 30 (2:05 pm)

Come out on U.S. Bank Family FUNday and Huerter Orthodontics Lil' Chasers Club Day to enjoy the Soby Travelling Ranch Petting Zoo. Huerter Orthodontics Lil' Chasers Club Members get in FREE and will have an exclusive pregame baseball dash with the mascots. Following the Cubs versus Storm Chasers game, all kids get to run the bases with Stormy presented by Hardees. Also, it's Sam's Club canned food day and everyone who brings a canned good item gets a free McDonald's grass berm ticket. All items collected benefit The Open Door Mission. Brought to you by: U.S. Bank, Huerter Orthodontics, Sam's Club, Hardees, and KGBI 100.7

Monday, July 1 (7:05 pm)

Head out to Werner Park and do not forget your dog! It's the second of four "Dog Days of Summer"; bring your dog to the ballpark. People tickets are $8 and dog tickets are FREE. Plus, want to see your dog on Werner Park's video board? Please send all photos and short videos to It's also $1 Hebrew National Hot Dog night presented by Rotella's. Come out and feed the entire family including everyone's best friend! Brought to you by: Rotellas and CD 105.9

Tuesday, July 2 (7:05 pm)

The prelude to Independence Day FIREWORKS kickoffs with a special Tuesday night spectacular presented by First National Bank! Enjoy an extended FIREWORKS show as we prepare for Wednesday's Grand Daddy of all FIREWORKS showcases. Plus, show your First National Bank card at the Werner Park Ticket Office and receive $2 OFF a box ticket or use the code "FNB" on for the same great deal. It's also ALS Association night at the ballpark. Come hear Lou Gehrig give his "Luckiest Man on the Face of the Earth" speech before FIREWORKS. Grab a blanket, help support the fight against ALS and enjoy the view of the FIREWORKS from the McDonald's grass berm. Brought to you by: First National Bank and KXKT KAT 103.7

Wednesday, July 3 (7:05 pm)

It's the First National Bank Independence Day FIREWORKS show at beautiful Werner Park! Come out and see the largest FIREWORKS show in the greater Omaha metro area. The music to this year's show will be simulcast on KAT 103.7. Celebrate your Independence with outstanding baseball and unbelievable FIREWORKS from the outfield at Werner Park! Brought to you by: First National Bank and KXKT KAT 103.7

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

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