The Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance, revealed the first wave of giveaways and promotions for the 25th Season of Thunder baseball at ARM & HAMMER Park.
It all starts on Opening Day, Thursday April 5, when the first 2,025 fans, ages six and up, will receive a special 25th Season Card Set, presented by ARM & HAMMER. This special baseball card set will feature 25 of the most impactful players in franchise history and fans can vote for which players will be included in the set by clicking here.
The Opening Week Giveaways continue on Friday, April 6 and Monday, April 9, when the first 2,025 fans, ages six and up, will receive a 2018 Magnetic Schedule, presented by the Mercer County Improvement Authority.
Kid-friendly giveaways return on Sunday, May 20 when the Thunder celebrate Boomer's Birthday. The first 1,025 fans, ages 5-13, will receive a special Boomer's Birthday T-Shirt, presented by Aztec Graphics, when the Thunder host the Bowie Baysox at 1pm.Sunday, June 10 will feature another special kids giveaway with the first 1,025 fans, ages 5-13, receiving a special Greg Bird Replica Jersey, presented by St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center. Sunday, July 29 will feature another kid-friendly giveaway with the first 1,025 fans, ages 5-13, receiving an Aaron Judge Mini Bat.
The Thunder's special Hometown Heroes Night returns on Thursday, June 21. The first 1,025 fans, ages 18 and up, will receive a Hometown Hero Baseball Card Set featuring heroes from our local community. Fans interested in nominating a hometown hero to be included in the set can click here for more information.
Christmas arrives early on Friday, July 27 when the team celebrates Christmas in July. The first 1,025 fans, ages 18 and up, will receive a 25th Anniversary Thunder Christmas Ornament, presented by NJM Insurance.
2018 will feature an exciting set of bobbleheads, one of the most popular promotions on an annual basis at ARM & HAMMER Park. To celebrate the 25th season of Thunder baseball, the team will be giving away a starting nine of some of the best players in franchise history. Bobblehead giveaways are for the first 1,525 fans, ages 14 and up, and fans can gain early entry to games with the purchase of the Bobblehead Mini Plan. To reserve your mini plan today, click here.
- Thursday, April 20 - 1B Tony Clark Bobblehead, presented by ARM & HAMMER
- Friday, May 4 - 2B Robinson Cano Bobblehead, presented by NJM Insurance
- Tuesday, May 15 - SS Nomar Garciaparra Bobblehead, presented by Capital Health
- Friday, June 8 - 3B Kevin Youkilis Bobblehead
- Friday, June 15 - C Gary Sanchez Bobblehead
- Friday, June 29 - P David Robertson Bobblehead
- Friday, July 13 - LF Brett Gardner Bobblehead, presented by Murphy Hearing Services
- Tuesday, July 24 - CF Austin Jackson Bobblehead
- Tuesday, August 7 - RF Aaron Judge Bobblehead
The Thunder are also pleased to announce the return of the two games in which fans will be able to bring their dog to the dog-friendliest park in Minor League Baseball. Monday, July 2 will be the team's Bat Dog Celebration, and Sunday, August 19 will be Bark at the Park, presented by Dogs and Cats Rule. On both days fans will be able to bring their well-behaved dog to the game free of charge and meet pet-friendly companies on the concourse.
Yankees fans won't want to miss Monday, August 20 at ARM & HAMMER Park when the first 1,025 fans, ages six and up, receive the latest issue ofYankees Magazine as part of Yankees Magazine Night.
Thursday, August 9 will be NHL Night, presented by the New Jersey Devils and NHL Network. Fans are encouraged to wear their favorite hockey sweaters and can enter-to-win great prizes from the Devils, NHL Network and other hockey teams. Tuesday, August 21 will be NFL Night as the Thunder help celebrate the return of football and encourage all fans to wear the jersey of their favorite football team.
The 2018 season will feature 23fireworksshows at ARM & HAMMER Park including post-game fireworks after each day of the Eastern League All-Star Classic on Tuesday, July 10 and Wednesday, July 11. The first show of the season takes place on Thursday, May 3 when the Thunder host the Harrisburg Senators.
Distribution of promotional items is for guests in attendance only, while supplies last. All promotions, dates and giveaways are subject to change and/or cancellation.
Your Thunder, presented by NJM Insurance, will begin the 2018 season, the 25th in franchise history, on Thursday, April 5 when they host the Richmond Flying Squirrels (San Francisco Giants). Season tickets, Pic-A-Plans, Mini Plans and Group Tickets are on sale now at www.TrentonThunder.com and by phone at 609-394-3300.