Kalamazoo, Mich. – Single game tickets are now open to the general public for the Kalamazoo Growlers inaugural season. Today, the Growlers announced their individual tickets are on sale and unveiled their promotional schedule for the upcoming 2014 inaugural season.
The 2014 promotional schedule will feature nights packed with entertainment including Star Wars Night (June 14th), Cowboy Monkey Rodeo Night (June 19), Red, White & Boom 4th of July Fireworks Show (July 4th), Derek Jeter Appreciation Night (August 1st), Wrestle a LIVE Bear Night (August 7th), Fan Appreciation Night (August 10) and the nationally acclaimed Salute to Selfie Night on July 24th.
There are several season-long promotions on tap including Wal-Mart & Sam’s Club Fireworks & Flat Screen Fridays (post-game fireworks show along with Flat Screen TV giveaways each night) and Consumer’s Credit Union’s Super Saturdays with premium giveaway items such as bobbleheads and jerseys to a John Deere X300 riding lawn mower and surfboards.
Mondays will be known as Slice Nights, where fans can enjoy slices of pizza for 25 cents (June 2nd, June 30th and July 7th). Tuesday is Crafts BrewsDay where Bell’s Brewery craft beers are half off and Miller Lite’s Thirsty Thursday’s present fans with two-dollar draft beers on select Miller Products. Wacky Wednesday’s give fans a unique experience with crazy promotions like the Mascot Olympics (June 18th), Halfway to Christmas Night (June 25th) and Break a World Record Night (July 30th).
Sundays play host to Eaton’s Family Fundays where families can play catch on the field before the game, kids can run the bases after the game, and receive post-game autographs from the entire team.
Tickets for all regular season home games are $7 if purchased in advance and $8 the day of the game. Reserved stadium seating is $10 in advance and a dollar more the day of the game. The Family Fun Zone is $5 in advance and $6 day of the game however limited seating is available. A group grandstand outing is available for groups 20 or more for $12 and includes one hot dog, soda and chips or a Growler hat.
Premium seats are also available such as the Miller Lite Party Zone which is $25 in advance and $26 the day of the game. This includes its own concession stand and serving area along with an all-inclusive menu of hot dogs, hamburgers, pulled pork and chips. It will also be stocked with unlimited soda, water and multiple Miller draft beers.
The Bell’s Bear Cave is $40 per person and must be ordered in advance. This is an Indoor/Outdoor air conditioned private party place and meeting area. It will include a VIP Ballpark Buffet (Hot dogs, Pulled Pork, Sliders, Chicken Satays, Popcorn, Chips and Grand Traverse Pie). The Bear Cave will also be stocked with a variety of Bell’s Brewery Beer and select Miller Lite products.
The Home Plate Club is a newly renovated seating area equip with 8 four-person tabletops. This area is $50 per person with a minimum of 4 guests and must be ordered in advance. This area is behind home plate and hovers over general admission seating and provides an exclusive Home Plate Club menu along with all food and beverages being provided by wait-service.
Tickets for Opening Day and other big nights are booking quickly and fans are encouraged to book tickets in advance to ensure their seats. Fans can purchase individual tickets by calling the Kalamazoo Growlers offices at 269-492-9966, online by clicking the “Buy Tickets” tab and filling out the attached form, or by visiting our office at Homer Stryker Field (251 Mills Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49048).
The Growlers will take the field for their home-opener on Friday, May 30th against the cross-town rival Battle Creek Bombers. Make sure to be in touch with the Growlers anywhere you go by liking our page at facebook.com/kzoogrowlers or follow us on twitter @kzoogrowlers for any updates.
The Kalamazoo Growlers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 21st season of summer collegiate baseball, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 115 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (DET) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (STL) and Ben Zobrist (TB). All league games are viewable live and free of charge via the Northwoods League YouTube channel. For more information, visit http://www.growlersbaseball.com.
2014 Gameday Promotional Schedule