One Millionth Fan statue to be revealed on opening day!

Madison, WI – May 23, 2008. A statue commemorating the Mallards One Millionth Fan will be revealed in a special ceremony on opening day, Thursday, May 29.

The team passed the remarkable One Million mark in franchise attendance when now 11-year old Elkhorn resident John Olsen entered the “Duck Pond” on August 10, 2007. Olsen was showered with confetti & awarded a customized jersey, along with the opportunity to throw out the first pitch.

The ceremony will take place after gates open at 5:30 p.m.
You will not want to miss this very important moment in Mallards team history!

Great seats are still available!

Fans, riding your bicycle to the “Duck Pond” this summer will save you money & the Wisconsin DOT encourages you to wear a bike helmet. Show your bike helmet when purchasing seats & the Mallards will knock $ 1 off a bleacher ticket!

The Mallards open their eighth season on Thursday, May 29 at 7:05 p.m. against the rival La Crosse Loggers. Come celebrate the grand opening of Maynard’s locally-sourced burger joint & watch the One Millionth Fan statue be revealed! Gates will open at 5:30 p.m. to begin the festivities! All tickets are now on sale & can be purchased online at, over the phone at 246.4277, or in-person at the “Duck Pond.”