Homestand Highlights: June 28-July 3

Wisconsin starts second half of schedule with six-game homestand

By Chris Mehring / Wisconsin Timber Rattlers | June 26, 2018 11:56 AM

GRAND CHUTE, WI - The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have already started the second half of the season and are in the midst of a seven-game road trip. The Midwest League affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers returns home this Thursday for the first time since June 11 to start a six-game homestand that features three fireworks displays, theme nights based on popular book and movie series, and a pair of first-ever promotions at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium.

The Rattlers are also announcing a special ticket offer for the Miller High Life Home Run Porch for July 1st, 2nd, & 3rd. It's just $20 for adults and $16 for children 10 & under.
This offer includes a ticket to the game and a Lead Off Hitter picnic.


  • THURSDAY, June 28 at 7:05pm; Peanut Free Night #1; Dinosaur Night; Special Memories Petting Zoo outside the stadium; Craft Brews & Brats Thursday presented by Badger Club Amber, Wisconsin Brewing Company, and Fox River Brewing Company with WAPL; Timber Rattlers Concert Series:  No peanuts will be allowed into the stadium for the second half opener to allow fans with peanut allergies to attend this game. Dinosaur Night has an appearance by a "Live" dinosaur and vehicles from the Jurassic Park movies in front of the stadium. Additionally, the first 1,000 fans to attend this game will receive a Dinosaur T-Shirt from the Eric Soda Insurance Agency and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. This night is also a Craft Brews and Brats Thursday presented by Wisconsin Brewing Company, Badger Club Amber, Fox River Brewing Company, and 105.7, WAPL with 12-ounce craft beers and Cher-Make brats available for $2.   Stage Hoggs Acoustic is the next musical act in the Timber Rattlers Concert Series and they will be performing in the Fox Communities Credit Union Fox Club starting at the end of the seventh inning.
  • FRIDAY, June 29 at 7:05pm; Peanut Free Night #2; Harry Potter Night presented by Neuroscience Group with Harry Potter-themed socks giveaway; Strike Out Stroke Night; Special Memories Petting Zoo outside the stadium; Arty's Old Fashioned Friday with WIXX; Kids Run the Bases presented by Menasha Corporation; Postgame Fireworks Display presented by FOX 11:  It's the final Peanut-Free Night at the ballpark of the season and it will be a magical night. Neuroscience Group presents Harry Potter Night with characters from the movies, butter beer, and more fun from the books and movies. Plus, the first 1,000 fans to attend the game will receive a pair of Harry Potter-themed Timber Rattlers socks. Neuroscience Group also is bringing Strike Out Stroke Night to the stadium with ways to recognize the signs of and prevent strokes. After the game there will be a fireworks display courtesy of FOX 11 and after the fireworks children 14 and under may participate in Kids Run the Bases presented by Menasha Corporation. This night is also an Arty's Old Fashioned Friday presented by WIXX with Arty's Old Fashion drinks available for $3.
  • SATURDAY, June 30 at 6:35pm; Star Wars™ Night presented by Stacey Hennessey; North Shore Bank Family Night with WIXX; Special Memories Petting Zoo outside the stadium; Kids Run the Bases presented by Meijer; Tundraland Postgame Fireworks:  Stacey Hennessey presents our annual Star Wars™ Night and there is no need to go rogue to attend this game. Players and coaches will wear Star Wars-themed jerseys during the game. The jerseys are being auctioned at and the proceeds will go to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Charity Foundation to benefit Make-A-Wish© Wisconsin. There will also be plenty of characters from the movies for you to meet before and during the game. Tundraland presents the postgame fireworks celebration. After the fireworks, children 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 1 at 1:05pm; Lorenzo Cain Magnet Giveaway from Lamers Bus Lines; Brewers Sunday with Rasmussen College & Star 98; Catch on the Field; Player Autographs:  It's a Brewers Sunday with Rasmussen College and Star 98 for the first home Sunday of the second half. The first 500 fans to attend this game will receive a magnet of 2009 Rattler and current Brewer Lorenzo Cain from Lamers Bus Lines. This is magnet #2 in a series of four that are being given away this season. Timber Rattlers players and coaches will wear their Brewers-inspired jerseys for the game.  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, July 2 at 7:05pm; Dime Dogs Day; Inaugural Wiener Dog Races presented by Fox Communities Credit Union; Qdoba Q*Monday with NASH FM 99.5 & 104.9:  Hotdogs will be available for ten cents for fans on this night. So, bring a stack of dimes and cheer on the Rattlers and the first-ever Wiener Dog Races to be held at Neuroscience Group Field. The races are presented by Fox Communities Credit Union. 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.
  • TUESDAY, July 3 at 6:35pm; Patriotic Timber Rattlers Hat Giveaway and Postgame Fireworks courtesy of Bergstrom Automotive; Baker Tilly Business Person, Military, & Senior Citizens Special presented by WVBO and AM1280, WNAM:  The first 1,000 fans to attend this game will receive a patriotic Timber Rattlers baseball hat courtesy of Bergstrom Automotive. 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. Then, get ready for Independence Day with postgame fireworks from Bergstrom Automotive.

Partial season, group ticket packages, and individual game tickets for the 2018 season are on sale now. Tickets are available online, over the phone at (920) 733-4152 or (800) WI-TIMBER and in person. 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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