SYRACUSE, NY - Today the Syracuse Chiefs announce their promotional schedule for the 2017 season. Continuing the tradition of bringing affordable, family, fun to Central New York, the Chiefs have stuffed their schedule full of amazing promotions for all ages!
The 2017 season kicks off on Opening Day, Thursday, April 6th, with a 53° or FREE Guarantee. General Manager Jason Smorol guarantees that it will be AT LEAST 53 on Opening Day or fans can exchange their ticket stub for a ticket to any game in April or May.
This year's promotional schedule continues with 20 post-game fireworks spectaculars including the biggest fireworks show to ever to be held at NBT Bank Stadium on July 4th! The Chiefs will also feature 23 incredible giveaways, including bobbleheads and replica jerseys. In addition, 2017 will feature the return of fan-favorite national entertainment acts like the Washington Nationals Racing Presidents and the world famous ZOOperstars!
One of the highlights of the season will be the Syracuse Chiefs "Generations Bobblehead Series". The "Generations Bobblehead Series" will be given away over five games and feature 5 former Chiefs including Trea Turner (4/22), Deion Sanders (5/13), Stephen Strasburg (6/24), Bobby Cox (7/29), and Thurman Munson (8/19). The Chiefs amazing giveaways continue with five replica jerseys! This year, the replica jerseys to be featured include the Chiefs Road Jersey (1 adult Day & 1 youth Day), a military themed jersey (adult), a Stars & Stripes themed jersey (adult), as well as a mystery jersey (adult) to be announced on Re-Opening Day (6/24).
As in years past, the Chiefs will also have special day-of-the-week promotions with some new exciting additions. The day-of-the-week promotions begin with an all new NBT Bank Family Sunday featuring Kids Eat Free and a postgame kids run the bases. Another new addition to this year is 25¢ Hot Dog Mondays. The Chiefs follow up Monday with a Taco Tuesday, the only day to get Tacos at NBT Bank Stadium. The fun continues with the return of Winning Wednesdays, $1 Thursdays, Fireworks Fridays, and Super Saturdays!
An explanation of the daily promotions and a complete list of the promotions this year are listed below.
Sundays (Presented by NBT Bank with Media partner - REBEL 105.9): On each of the 11 NBT Bank Family Sundays on the Chiefs schedule kids 12 & under will receive vouchers for free food including a popcorn and Coca-Cola fountain drink (1st inning), a Hofmann Hot Dog and Coca-Cola fountain drink (3rd inning), and a Perry's Ice Cream cup (7th inning). Also on Sundays, the Chiefs will once again feature a kids run the bases after the game.
Mondays (Presented by Metro Matress): On each of the 5 Mondays this season, Chiefs fans can enjoy a Hofmann Hot Dog for ONLY 25¢ courtesy of Metro Mattress.
Tuesdays: It's time for a fiesta! Tuesdays are the only day of the week where fans can get Taco's at NBT Bank Stadium.
Wednesdays (Media partner - The SCORE 1260): If the Chiefs win on any of the 10 Winning Wednesdays this season fans can exchange their ticket stub for any future regular season home game in 2017.
Thursdays (Media partner - 95X): $1 Thursday returns for 13 games this season. Fans can enjoy $1 Hofmann Hot Dogs, $1 Coca-Cola fountain drinks, and $2 Saranac, Coors, Labatt products & 1911 Hard Cider.
Fridays (Media partner - 93Q): Enjoy post-game fireworks spectacular after all 11 Friday home games!
Saturdays: With giveaways EVERY Saturday and postgame fireworks beginning in June, each of the 11 Saturdays this season is a Super Saturday with the Chiefs!
2017 Syracuse Chiefs Promotional Schedule Highlights
4/6 OPENING DAY 53° or FREE Guarantee and $1 Thursday
4/7 FIREWORKS & FOAM Fireworks 2-4-1 drafts
4/8 Magnet Schedule Giveaway, Catch on the field, Meet the Chiefs
4/9 KIDS EAT FREE SUNDAY
4/20 LUMBERJACK NIGHT, $1 Thursday
4/21 FLAT SCREEN & FIREWORKS, Poster Schedule Giveaway
4/22 Trea Turner Bobblehead Giveaway - Super Pack #1
4/23 CSEA WORKPLACE SAFETY DAY, Koozie Giveaway, Kids Eat Free Sunday
5/4 DERBY DAY, $1 Thursday
5/8 25¢ HOT DOG MONDAY
5/10 EDUCATION DAY
5/11 UGLY SWEATER NIGHT, $1 Thursday
5/12 STRIKE OUT STROKE, Replica Road Jersey Giveaway, FIREWORKS - Super Pack #2
5/13 Deion Sanders Bobblehead Giveaway - Super Pack #3
5/14 MOTHER'S DAY, Catch on the field, Kids Eat Free Sunday
5/19 NYS Stop DWI Night, FIREWORKS
5/20 ARMED FORCES DAY, Military Replica Jersey Giveaway - Super Pack #4
5/21 BARK IN THE PARK #1, Kids Eat Free Sunday
6/1 ZOMBIE NIGHT, $1 Thursday
6/2 FAITH & FAMILY NIGHT, Team Photo Giveaway, Fireworks
6/3 LITTLE LEAGUE NIGHT, Youth Jersey Giveaway, Fireworks
6/4 PIRATES & PRINCESSES DAY, Kids Eat Free Sunday
6/14 PRIDE DAY, Hat Giveaway
6/15 SARANAC NIGHT, Pint Glass Giveaway (21 & up), $1 Thursday
6/22 THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, NFL Player Appearance, $1 Thursday
6/24 RE-OPENING DAY, Strasburg Bobblehead Giveaway, Fireworks - Super Pack #5
6/25 Catch on the field, Kids Eat Free Sunday
7/4 4TH OF JULY, Stars & Stripes Replica Jersey Giveaway, Fireworks - Super Pack #6
7/6 THROWBACK THURSDAY (DISCO NIGHT), $1 Thursday
7/13 ZOOPERSTARS! $1 Thursday
7/14 DONATE LIFE NIGHT W/ BIRDZERK, Fireworks
7/15 STAR WARS NIGHT, Light Sword Giveaway, Fireworks - Super Pack #7
7/27 TODAY'S OPTIONS CHAMPIONS, $1 Thursday
7/29 Bobby Cox Bobblehead Giveaway, Fireworks - Super Pack #8
7/30 WALL OF FAME DAY, MacArthur Stadium Replica Giveaway, Kids Eat Free Sunday
8/4 FIREMEN/FIRST RESPONDERS NIGHT, Fireworks
8/5 "WHAT IF…" NIGHT, Jersey Giveaway - Super Pack #9
8/18 LOCKHEED MARTIN FAMILY NIGHT, Nationals Racing Presidents, Fireworks
8/19 Thurman Munson Bobblehead Giveaway, Nationals Racing Presidents - Super Pack #10
8/30 BARK IN THE PARK #2
8/31 COUNTRY NIGHT, $1 Thursday
9/2 MYSTERY BOBBLEHEAD GIVEAWAY (Qty. TBD)
9/3 BACK TO SCHOOL DAY, Kids Eat Free Sunday
9/4 FAN APPRECIATION DAY, 25¢ Hot Dogs
To purchase tickets for any upcoming Syracuse Chiefs game, please visit syracusechiefs.com, call (315) 474-7833 or stop by NBT Bank stadium during normal business hours (Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.).
Groups of 15 or more guests can purchase discounted tickets through the Chiefs group sales team. If you are interested in a group outing, please contact Arnold Malloy at (315) 474-7833 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Season tickets, half-season ticket plans, Flex Plans and the Flex Plan Plus are also available for purchase.
For more information about our promotions please contact Director of Community Relations & Social Media, Jeff Irizarry, at (315) 474-7833 or email email@example.com.
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