The New Britain Rock Cats Baseball Club, the Double-A Eastern League Affiliate of the Minnesota Twins, begin a series of unveiling the 2013 Promotional Calendar with the announcement of 13 Fireworks Extravaganzas to take place at New Britain Stadium following the Rock Cats game. The first Fireworks Show will take place at the home opener on Thursday, April 11 against the Red Sox affiliate, Portland. The Rock Cats added two Fireworks Shows on Sunday nights (July 21 vs B-Mets & September 1 vs Reading) for the first time in club history. Fans will also get to celebrate Independence Day with a special Fireworks Show on Wednesday, July 3. Most Friday home game will feature a Fireworks Show or Pyrotechnics display at New Britain Stadium.
The Rock Cats have also announced the "Day of the Week" promotions. These promotions will give fans the opportunity to take advantage of the great values offered this season. Families have the opportunity to come to the ballpark and have their Kids Eat Free on Tuesdays. Also returning is the very popular "Vantis Life Family 4 Pack" for each Wednesday game where fans can receive 4 tickets, 4 hot dogs, 4 popcorns, 4 Aquafina waters for $40. Thursday and Saturday's feature happy hours, celebrity appearances and premium giveaways. There will be a block party prior to each Saturday home game with events for the entire family. Sunday's are Family Fun Day where the kids get to run the bases after the game.
Rock Cats Themed Days of the Week
Tuesday: Kids Eat Free -presented by Ballpark Brand
(kids 12 and under receive hot dog and bottled water)
Wednesday: Family Four Pack -presented by Vantis Life
(4 tickets, 4 hot dogs, 4 popcorns, 4 bottled waters for $40)
Thursday: Happy Hour at the ballpark
(Happy Hour Drink Specials)
Friday: Fireworks and Pyrotechnics Shows
(Great seats as the skies light up after Friday night home game)
Saturday: Block Parties
(Bring the family out to the ballpark early and enjoy free games and activities outside the main gate)
Sunday: Family Fun Day
(kids get the opportunity to run the bases after the game)
Rock Cats Fireworks Lineup
Thursday April 11 6:05 PM vs Portland (Red Sox)
Friday April 26 6:35 PM vs Richmond (Giants)
Friday May 10 6:35 PM vs Portland (Red Sox)
Friday May 17 6:35 PM vs New Hampshire (Blue Jays)
Friday May 31 6:35 PM vs Bowie (Orioles)
Friday June 14 6:35 PM vs Harrisburg (Nationals)
Friday June 28 6:35 PM vs Reading (Phillies)
Wednesday July 3 7:05 PM vs New Hampshire (Blue Jays)
Friday July 12 7:05 PM vs Trenton (Yankees)
Sunday July 21 6:35 PM vs Binghamton (Mets)
Friday August 2 7:05 PM vs Erie (Tigers)
Friday August 30 7:05 PM vs Reading (Phillies)
Sunday September 1 6:35 PM vs Reading (Phillies)
Individual Tickets for all home games, including the Eastern League All-Star Game go on sale at Fanfest this Saturday beginning at 10AM at New Britain Stadium. Fans can purchase tickets at the event or call 860-224-8383. Fanfest is free and open to the public.
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