With Royals players and coaches set to report for Spring Training next week, the Omaha Storm Chasers are excited to announce their daily promotions for the upcoming 2017 season. All of the Storm Chasers' popular promotions, including Hy-Vee Friday Fireworks, Wiener Wednesdays and RTG Medical Bark in the Park will return to Werner Park. In addition, Thirsty Thursdays, Tallboy Tuesdays and U.S. Bank Family FUNdays will also be back for the forthcoming season.
After a solid 2016 debut, Tallboy Tuesdays return to Werner Park for the upcoming campaign, featuring drink specials on 25 ounce "Tallboy" Bud Light, Busch Light and Lime-A-Rita cans for the low price of only $5. In addition, select 24 ounce domestic draft beers will also be available for $5. The season features seven Tallboy Tuesday dates at Werner Park, including Opening Night on Tuesday, April 11.
Dogs and more dogs rule on Wednesday nights at Werner Park with Wiener Wednesdays and RTG Medical Bark in the Park. The Storm Chasers will once again be offering 25-cent hot dogs at every Wednesday evening home contest, while every dog has its day. Man's best friends are welcome to join their owners at the ballpark to sit on the outfield berm and take in an evening of baseball. Five Wiener Wednesdays and RTG Medical Bark in the Park dates are currently set for this season, including April 12, May 17, June 7, July 19 and August 16.
The weekend starts early with ten Thirsty Thursday dates at Werner Park in 2017. Fans can enjoy Bud, Bud Light and Busch Light cans for the low price of just $2, in addition to select $2 draft beers and $1 Pepsi fountain drinks. The ten Thirsty Thursday dates in 2017 include April 13 & 27, May 4 & 18, June 8 & 22, July 13 & 20, and August 3 & 17. The Storm Chasers are also currently offering a Thirsty Thursday Mini Plan, which includes baseline box seats to all ten Thirsty Thursday dates for just $100 ($10 per game). The Mini Plan is available online by clicking here.
The skies above Werner Park will ignite on 12 Friday nights in 2017 with Hy-Vee Friday Fireworks. Five additional fireworks nights have been scheduled throughout the season for a total of 17 post-game fireworks shows planned at Werner Park, topping the 16 planned shows last season. The Hy-Vee Friday Fireworks Mini Plan is also now on sale, which includes baseline box seats to ten Hy-Vee Friday Fireworks nights in 2017 for just $100 ($10 per game). The Mini Plan is available online by clicking here.
U.S. Bank Family FUNdays return as well for the 2017 season, which will include live animals from Wildlife Encounter, as well as face painting, clowns and balloon artists. Select Sunday dates will also feature Hardee's Kids Run The Bases and Hy-Vee Canned Food Sundays. Three Post-Game Fireworks shows are also planned for Sunday night contests, including on May 28, July 2 and September 3.
Single-game promotions for the Storm Chasers' 2017 campaign at Werner Park, which will include giveaways, celebrity appearances, concerts, and special theme nights, will be announced in the near future.
The Omaha Storm Chasers are the Triple-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals and play at Werner Park in Papillion, Sarpy County, Nebraska. For more information please visit www.omahastormchasers.com and follow us on Twitter @OmaStormChasers and "like" us at www.facebook.com/omahastormchasers.
The Storm Chasers return to Werner Park for Opening Night 2017 on Tuesday, April 11.
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