This Week in EC – Final Homestand
Eau Claire, Wis. – The Eau Claire Express look to close out the 2018 season on a high note, as they host 5 in a row at Carson Park – Eau Claire’s Smile Zone! Fans can expect plenty of entertainment, free giveaways and interaction with the Express players!
Monday, August 6 | Gates open at 4:00 p.m. | Festivities begin at 4:30 p.m. | First pitch set for 5:05 p.m.
Two for one game day! Due to a rainout in Willmar on July 3, there will be a doubleheader taking place at Carson Park since the Express were not scheduled to return to Willmar after that day. Tickets to the game tonight will be good for both games of the doubleheader. The teams will play two seven inning games approximately one half hour between games.
August 6 is also the night to Win Bill’s Grill! Fans can enter to win Eau Claire Express owner – Bill Rowlett’s grill during Monday’s game! Fans are also able to receive a complimentary chair massage from Paradise Massage while taking in the game!
Wednesday, August 8 | Gates open at 5:30 p.m. | Festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. | First pitch set for 6:35 p.m.
On Wednesday, August 8th, the Eau Claire Express are the Eau Claire Bears as they Turn Back the Clock presented by Royal Credit Union. The Eau Claire Express will trade in their black and orange jerseys for blue and red Eau Claire Bears jerseys. It’s also Buck Night, featuring $1 hot dogs, $1 small sodas, $1 domestic beer for the first three innings and, $4 wine for the first three innings!
Thursday, August 9 | Gates open at 5:30 p.m. | Festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. | First pitch set for 6:35 p.m.
Silver Spring Foods is adding a new spin on their annual event… MUSTARD NIGHT! In partnership with the Eau Claire Express and Feed My People Food Bank, come join us for a night at the ballpark!
Purchase a general admission ticket for the Express baseball game that night and enjoy these included activities:
♦ Mustard Exchange!
→ Exchange a mustard bottle, get a FREE Silver Spring mustard!
♦ Games, Raffles & Prizes!
♦ Juggling, Balloons, & Face Painting!
♦ Entertainment between innings!
♦ Appearances by: Colonel Mustard, Trax & Trix!
♦ SO MUCH MORE!
Also available: ♦ LOADED TICKETS!
→ Purchase loaded tickets now at this ticket link OR:
→ Find the Silver Spring Food Truck outside the gate before the game that night and exchange your general admission ticket for a FREE loaded ticket! (limited supply available)
→ Includes: Admission, Brat, Sm Soda, Scoop of Ice Cream
►► $2.00 from each loaded ticket donated to Feed My People! ◄◄
Friday, August 10 | Gates open at 6:00 p.m. | Festivities begin at 6:30 p.m. | First pitch set for 7:05 p.m.
It’s the final Friends and Family package of the 2018 season! Fans can receive four Express tickets, four hot dogs, and four sodas – all for ONLY $35! You can purchase your Friends and Family Pack here!
The Eau Claire Express are proud to welcome back Scout Night on August 10! This event is open to all Scouts and their families; Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venture Scouts, Sea Scouts are all welcome to take part! Every Scout that participates in Scout Night will receive a special Boy Scout patch and Scouts that spend the night will receive a special certificate stating that they spent the night at Carson Park.
And what would a Friday night at Carson Park be without Fireworks! It’s a Fireworks Friday, so make sure you’re ready for a show you won’t soon forget!
Saturday, August 11 | Gates open at 5:30 p.m. | Festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. | First pitch set for 6:35 p.m.
Saturday, August 11 will see the return of the Saturday Concert Series presented by OakLeaf Clinics! Local Eau Claire Band, Pit Wagon will be gracing Carson Park with their musical style that is perfect for porch-sitters and sippers.
The Eau Claire Express have also partnered with Cheers Pablo! to bring fans a special edition painting class at Carson Park. Fans can choose between one of three Express themed wood sign designs to paint during batting practice. Purchase your painting tickets here!
Sunday, August 12 | Gates open at 1:00 p.m. | Festivities begin at 1:30 p.m. | First pitch set for 2:05 p.m.
Last game of the 2018 campaign will be played on Sunday, August 12. Eau Claire Express players will be available post-game, signing autographs and handing out special posters to bring the regular season to a close.