Rattlers host Peoria in a four-game series that starts Friday
By Chris Mehring / Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | July 3, 2018 4:26 PM
GRAND CHUTE, WI - The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers will finish a quick two-game road trip to Cedar Rapids on Thursday before returning home to begin a four-game series on Friday night against the Peoria Chiefs. It is a short stay at home, but the Rattlers have a lot planned for all. The Rattlers have giveaways, visits from some Storybook Princesses, and two fireworks nights in the works. Plus, Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium will become Margaritaville on Friday night.
FRIDAY, July 6 at 7:05pm; Margaritaville Night; Brew Pub Pizza Player Poster Giveaway; Arty's Old Fashioned Friday with WIXX; Kids Run the Bases presented by Menasha Corporation; Postgame Fireworks Display presented by FOX 11: Have a few boat drinks and cheeseburgers in paradise to celebrate Margaritaville Night with fellow Parrotheads and a special post-game performance by The Boat Drunks. The first 1,000 fans into the stadium will receive a poster of Timber Rattlers catcher KJ Harrison courtesy of Brew Pub Pizza. Arty's Old Fashioned drinks will be available to fans 21 and over for $3 on an Arty's Old Fashioned Friday presented by WIXX. Stick around after the game to enjoy a FOX11 postgame fireworks display. Children 14 and under may participate in Kids Run the Bases thanks to Menasha Corporationafter the fireworks display.
SATURDAY, July 7 at 6:35pm; Princess Night presented by Citgo with pregame tea party and Tiara Giveaway (First 500 children); North Shore Bank Family Night with WIXX; Kids Run the Bases presented by Meijer; Tundraland Postgame Fireworks: The Rattlers and Citgo have decreed this night to be Princess Night in the Kingdom of TRatNation! Come out to meet Elsa, Anna, Moana, Ariel, and Cinderella on this fairytale night at the ballpark. The first 500 fans under the age of twelve to attend this game will receive a tiara. Tundraland presents a royal postgame fireworks celebration. After the fireworks, princes and princesses aged 14 and under may run the bases courtesy of Meijer. It's all part of a North Shore Bank Family Night with WIXX.
SUNDAY, July 8 at 1:05pm; Ryan Braun Bobblehead Giveaway and Military Appreciation Day presented by American National Bank; Brewers Sunday with Rasmussen College & Star 98; Author Jim Cryns Appearance; Catch on the Field presented by Rasmussen College; Super WHY Appearance; Player Autographs with Tundraland: The first 1,000 fans to attend this game will receive a bobblehead featuring Ryan Braun wearing the 2017 Timber Rattlers Military Appreciation Jersey. Fans who show a military ID at the ticket window will receive a free reserved bleacher seat to this game. Timber Rattlers players and coaches will wear the 2018 Military Appreciation jersey during the game as part of Military Appreciation Day presented by American National Bank. The jerseys are being auctioned at timberrattlersauctions.com and the proceeds will go to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Charity Foundation to benefit the Fox Valley Veterans Council. PBS Kids' star Super WHY is planning to be at the game to meet with fans of the show. Everyone may play catch on-field courtesy of Rasmussen College starting at noon. Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Bull Durham with author Jim Cryns, who wrote The Church of Baseball; Making of Bull Durham. Jim will be available for a book signing and to meet with fans before the game. There is a Brewer Fan Makeover as part of Brewers Sunday with Rasmussen College and Star 98. Players will be available for a postgame autograph session sponsored by Tundraland.
MONDAY, July 9 at 12:05pm; Super WHY Appearance; Qdoba Q*Monday with NASH FM 99.5 & 104.9; Baker Tilly Business Person, Military, & Senior Citizens Special presented by WVBO and AM1280, WNAM: If you are a fan of Super WHY and missed him on Sunday, you can come out to the ballpark on Monday for another chance to meet and get your picture taken with him. 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 2018 season. Also, since this is a weekday afternoon game, show your business card when you purchase a ticket and for $15 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) and military personnel courtesy of Baker Tilly, WVBO, and AM1280 WNAM.