Homestand Highlights: April 20-26

Wisconsin starts seven-game homestand on Thursday

By Chris Mehring / Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | April 18, 2017 10:28 AM ET

GRAND CHUTE, WI - The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers return to Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium this Thursday to begin a seven-game homestand. The Peoria Chiefs, Midwest League affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals are in from April 20 through April 23. Then, the Kane County Cougars play the Rattlers from April 24 through April 26.

There are a pair of giveaways scheduled on this homestand, including an Alex Rodriguez bobblehead. Also, PBS Kids' star Caillou has appearances planned during this homestand.

  • THURSDAY, April 20 at 6:35pm; Prospect Baseball Giveaway courtesy of SOAR Fox Cities; Craft Brews & Brats Thursday presented by Badger Club Amber, Wisconsin Brewing Company, and Fox River Brewing Company with Y100:  The first 1,000 fans to enter the stadium will receive a baseball with a picture of six Milwaukee Brewers prospects who were with the Timber Rattlers at the end last season. The prospects are Trent Clark, Isan Diaz, Lucas Erceg, Jake Gatewood, Monte Harrison, and Corey Ray and the baseball is courtesy of SOAR - Fox Cities. Fans of legal drinking age may enjoy 12-ounce craft beers for $2. Cher-Make brats are also just $2 and they are available for everyone. Badger Club Amber, beers from Fox River Brewing Company, and many, many more will be available. Present the ticket to this game at World of Beer after the game and receive a free beer there.
  • FRIDAY, April 21 at 6:35pm; Arty's Old Fashioned Friday with WIXX; Kids Run the Bases presented by Menasha Corporation:  Arty's Old Fashioned drinks will be available to fans over 21 for $3. Children 14 and under may participate in Kids Run the Bases thanks to Menasha Corporation after the game.
  • SATURDAY, April 22 at 1:05pm; Alex Rodriguez Bobblehead Giveaway presented by Country Financial; North Shore Bank Family Day with WIXX; Caillou Appearance; Kids Run the Bases presented by Tundraland:  The first 1,000 fans to attend this game will receive a bobblehead of Alex Rodriguez, who made his professional debut with the Appleton Foxes in 1994, courtesy of Country Financial. PBS Kids' star Caillou will be on hand to meet his fans before the game. After the game, children 14 and under may run the bases courtesy of Tundraland.
  • SUNDAY, April 23 at 1:05pm; Brewers Sunday with Rasmussen College & Star 98; Caillou Appearance; Catch on the Field; Player Autographs:  Caillou is back for the second day in a row in case you missed him on Saturday. Fans may play catch on-field courtesy of Rasmussen College starting at noon. Players will be available for a postgame autograph session sponsored by Tundraland.
  • MONDAY, April 24 at 6:35pm; Qdoba Q*Monday with NASH FM 99.5 & 104.9; Teen Night presented by Fox Valley Technical College: Purchase an entrée at any Qdoba location in Appleton, Neenah, or Oshkosh for lunch on Monday and receive a ticket to any Monday home game during the 2017 season. After the rainout last Monday this is the first Teen Night of the season! Teenagers may purchase a reserved seat for $4 or a $10 ticket that includes four of the following five food and beverage items: Hotdog, 10-ounce soda, Nachos with Cheese, Small Popcorn, and Cotton Candy. Teen Night presented by Fox Valley Technical College is for every Monday night home game during this season.
  • TUESDAY, April 25 at 6:35pm; Baker Tilly Business Person & Senior Citizens Special presented by WVBO and AM1280, WNAM:  Show your business card when you purchase a ticket and for $14.50 you will receive a box seat ticket, a beverage and your choice of brat or hot dog. The offer is also available to senior citizens (55 & older) courtesy of Baker Tilly, WVBO, and AM1280 WNAM.
  • WEDNESDAY, April 26 at 6:35pm; Bang for Your Buck Night with Y100:  All fans may enjoy Cher-Make hotdogs and Pepsi products for $1. Fans 21 and older may purchase 12-ounce domestic beers for $1. This is a part of Bang for Your Buck Night at the ballpark with Y100! One lucky fan will also win two charter airfare tickets courtesy of AAA Travel and Funjet Vacations.

Partial season and group ticket packages are currently available for the 2017 season. Tickets packages are available online, over the phone at (920) 733-4152 or (800) WI-TIMBER, and in person. Individual game tickets for this season are also on sale now.   Groups of 20 or more may order tickets over the phone or in person. The Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium Box Office is open from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm Monday through Friday and from 10:00am to 3:00pm on Saturdays.

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

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