2019 Waterloo Bucks Promotions & Theme Nights

Date Promotion
Tuesday
May 28
Bucks 25th Season Cap Giveaway – first 500 fans
Belly Buster on the Party Deck – $20 for tickets and access to Budweiser Party Deck, $15 for upgrades at the Ticket Window on the day of the game. All-You-Care-To-Eat & Drink starting 30 minutes prior to first pitch. Food & beverage service runs for 2 hours.
Thursday
May 30
Bark at the Ballpark – Owners can bring their dog to the game for $1 per dog with all dog ticket proceeds to benefit the Cedar Bend Humane Society
Promotional Poster Giveaway – first 500 fans receive a 2019 Bucks Promotional Poster, presented by Flashing Thunder Fireworks and JLL Extended Stay Inn
Friday
May 31

Progressive Quarter Beer Night, presented by 97.7 KCRR. 10 oz. regular draft beer starts at 25 cents when the gates open at 5:30 PM and goes up 25 cents every hour until the game ends.
2019 Bucks Magnet Schedule Giveaway – first 1,000 fans receive a 2019 Bucks Magnet Schedule, presented by Burger King, Hampton Inn of Waterloo and Jim Lind Service
Saturday
June 1

Bucks Youth Baseball Camp (Noon – 2 PM). Camp is open to children age 17 and under. Cost is $20 per person and camp participants will receive a ticket to the June 1st game. For more information, contact the Bucks office at (319) 232-0500 and individuals may sign up the day of the camp.
Educator Appreciation Night: The Bucks will recognize the All-Star Educator Team on the field prior to the start of the game.
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Texas Roadhouse
 Monday
June 3
Nurse Appreciation Night: The Bucks will recognize the All-Star Nurse Team on the field prior to the start of the game.
Tuesday
June 4
$3 Ticket Game: Tickets are $3 when purchased in advance and $4 the day of the game.
Wednesday
June 5

My Waterloo Days Kickoff – Fans with a My Waterloo Days button get $1 off their ticket.
My Waterloo Kayak to the Ballpark Night – Fans can kayak to the ballpark. For more information, contact Maxx Rentals at (319) 961-6232
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza
Thursday
June 6
$3 Ticket Game: Tickets are $3 when purchased in advance and $4 the day of the game.
High School Spirit Night
Sunday
June 9


First Responders Day – The Bucks will recognize the All-Star First Responders team on the field prior to the game. Discounted $5 Reserved Seat tickets for First Responders, if ordered by June 8.
Post-Game Wiffle Ball Home Run Derby – Boys & Girls age 12 and under can participate in the Post-Game Wiffle Ball Home Run Derby that will take place at Bucky’s Backyard Ballpark.
Friday
June 14
Flag Day – first 500 fans receive a FREE mini-American Flag
Brats & Hops Night, presented by 97.7 KCRR. Fans can get a bratwurst & 16 oz. regular Tall Boy beer at the concession stands for just $7!
Saturday
June 15

Star Wars Night: First 500 fans receive a free pair of Star Wars Character Socks. Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character as players from the 501st Central Garrison will be on hand for photos.
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Chad’s Pizza & Restaurant
Sunday
June 16
Belly Buster on the Party Deck – $20 for tickets and access to Budweiser Party Deck, $15 for upgrades at the Ticket Window on the day of the game. All-You-Care-To-Eat & Drink starting 30 minutes prior to first pitch. Food & beverage service runs for 2 hours.
Father’s Day – all families can go play catch in the outfield after the game
Monday
June 17
MLB Appreciation Night: Come dressed in your favorite MLB team jersey. First 500 fans receive a Bucks in MLB T-Shirt and one lucky fan will win a $250 StubHub gift card for tickets to a MLB game.
Thursday
June 20
We Will Rock You Night – Gates open at 5:00 pm for Happy Hour that runs until 6:00 PM, featuring $1 beer. Enjoy classic rock during the game.

Some lucky fans at the game will win tickets to a Rock Concert in Cedar Rapids at the Kernels Stadium! We will be giving away 4 field tickets to Hairball on July 6th AND 4 field tickets to The Pork Tornadoes on August 17th.

Friday
June 21

Bucks 25th Season Baseball Card Set Giveaway – the first 500 fans receive a FREE baseball card set featuring top Bucks players from the past 25 season.
Burgers & Brew Night, presented by 97.7 KCRR. Fans can get a burger & 16 oz. regular Tall Boy beer at the concession stands for just $7!
Saturday
June 22

Bucks Youth Baseball Camp (Noon – 2 PM). Camp is open to children age 17 and under. Cost is $20 per person and camp participants will receive a ticket to the June 1st game. For more information, contact the Bucks office at (319) 232-0500 and individuals may sign up the day of the camp.
State Fair Night: Enjoy State Fair food and carnival games around the stadium during the game
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza
Sunday
June 23 

Hit for the Cycle Poker Bike Ride: Ride begins at Cost Cutters Field at Riverfront Stadium at 9:45 AM. The ride covers approximately 20 miles along the Cedar Valley Trails System with stops at four restaurant/bar locations. You must pre-register by June 14 to guarantee a t-shirt. For more information, contact Dan Corbin at (319) 232-0500
All-Star Manufacturers Day: The Bucks will recognize their All-Star Manufacturers on the field prior to the game.
Youth Home Run Derby: Boys and girls age 12 and under can take part in a Home Run Derby that will take place on the field after the game.
Tuesday
June 25

Day Game – Gates open at 10 AM, first pitch at 11:05 AM
Tip-A-Buck Night: The Waterloo Bucks are inviting fans to The Other Place on Ridgeway Avenue on Tuesday, June 25 for Tip-A-Buck.  Starting at 6:00 pm, Bucks players and coaches will act as waiters, serving customers drinks and dinner throughout the evening. Each table will have a “tip” envelope, where all tips for the Bucks wait staff will go to the Bucks Summer Reading Program.  Fans will also have chances to win autographed baseballs, an autographed bat, and other Bucks items through a raffle.
Wednesday
July 3
Progressive Quarter Beer Night, presented by 97.7 KCRR. 10 oz. regular draft beer starts at 25 cents when the gates open at 5:30 PM and goes up 25 cents every hour until the game ends.
Thursday
July 4

Bucks’ fifth annual “Independence Day Jersey Auction” to support Honor Flight. The Bucks will wear special Independence Day themed jerseys will be worn by Bucks players that night. The jerseys will be auctioned off during the game with all proceeds going to Honor Flight.  Jerseys are presented by The Screaming Eagle American Bar & Grill & BioLife Plasma Services
Military Heroes Night/Card Set: The first 500 fans will receive a Military Heroes Card set. This Card set recognizes Military members throughout the Cedar Valley. At 5:45 pm, we will recognize our Military Heroes in our Card set on the field.
Belly Buster on the Party Deck – $20 for tickets and access to Budweiser Party Deck, $15 for upgrades at the Ticket Window on the day of the game. All-You-Care-To-Eat & Drink starting 30 minutes prior to first pitch. Food & beverage service runs for 2 hours.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Christie Door Company
Friday
July 5
Family Fun Night featuring “Field of Dreams” – gates open at 5pm, movie starting at 7pm. Bring your own blankets & lawn chairs and enjoy the movie from the field.

Free activities:

  • Balloon artist
  • Run the bases
  • Play catch in the outfield
  • Wiffle ball at Bucky’s Backyard Ballpark

Pay-per activities:

  • inflatable games
  • carnival games
Sunday
July 7 
Post-Game On-Field Kids Candy Hunt: After the game, boys and girls 12 and under can come on the field and pick up candy that will be spread over the infield.
Monday
July 8


Summertime St. Paddy’s Day, presented by Veridian Credit Union and the Iowa Irish Fest. Enjoy green beer during the game and prizes all game long thanks to Veridian Credit Union.
Summertime St. Paddy’s Day Rally Towel Giveaway: First 1,000 fans receive a FREE green rally towel, thanks to Veridian Credit Union and the Iowa Irish Fest
Monday
July 15
Northwoods League All-Star Banquet – at the Cedar Valley SportsPlex. Doors open at 5:00 PM with the featured keynote speaker, Dan Gable. Tickets are $45 in advance with a limited number of tickets available at the door for $50.
Tuesday
July 16

 
 
Northwoods League All-Star Game, presented by Experience Waterloo and the Cedar Valley Sports Commission – Gates open at 5:00 PM with first pitch at 7:05 PM
Northwoods League All-Star Home Run Derby, presented by Coca-Cola Atlantic Bottling Company and BodyArmor – 5:30 PM
Kayak to the Ballpark Night – Fans can kayak to the ballpark. For more information, contact Maxx Rentals at (319) 961-6232
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Experience Waterloo, Cedar Valley Sports Commission and Flashing Thunder Fireworks
Saturday
July 20 
Bucks Youth Baseball Camp (Noon – 2 PM). Camp is open to children age 17 and under. Cost is $20 per person and camp participants will receive a ticket to the June 1st game. For more information, contact the Bucks office at (319) 232-0500 and individuals may sign up the day of the camp.
UNI Panther Pride Night: U-N-I Fight! U-N-I Fight! Come dressed in your UNI gear as the first 500 fans receive a free UNI Rally Towel
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza
Sunday
July 21
Kids Quarter Dash: Boys and girls 10 and under will dash to pick up 1,000 quarters spread over the infield
Tuesday
July 23
Belly Buster on the Party Deck – $20 for tickets and access to Budweiser Party Deck, $15 for upgrades at the Ticket Window on the day of the game. All-You-Care-To-Eat & Drink starting 30 minutes prior to first pitch. Food & beverage service runs for 2 hours.
Friday
July 26
Family Movie Night featuring “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince”

Gates open at 6:30 PM and the movie starts at 7:00 PM. Free admission to fans – concession stands will be open, so no outside food or drink allowed, please. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and watch the movie from the field.

Saturday
July 27
 
Pink Out / Breast Cancer Awareness Night: The Bucks will wear special Pink Jerseys, presented by The Brass Tap and Great Clips that will be sold via an auction. Proceeds from the jersey auction will benefit the MercyOne Waterloo Foundation for the Women’s First Fund
2019 Bucks Baseball Card Set Giveaway: First 500 fans receive a 2019 Bucks Baseball Card Set, presented by Bill’s Pizza and Smokehouse and Fox Ridge Golf Club 
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza
Sunday
July 28
Post-Game On-Field Kids Candy Hunt: Boys and girls age 12 and under can come onto the field after the game and pick up candy that has been spread through the infield grass
Monday
July 29
Day Game – Gates open at 10 AM with first pitch at 11:05 AM
Night Game – Bark at the Ballpark. Fans can bring their dogs to the game for $1 per dog. All dog ticket proceeds benefit the Cedar Bend Humane Society
Saturday
August 3
 
Harry Potter Night: Come dressed as your favorite character from the Harry Potter movies. The first 500 fans receive a free Vial of Liquid Luck
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Chad’s Pizza & Restaurant
Sunday
August 4
 
Team Photo Giveaway: The first 500 fans receive a 2019 Bucks Team Photo, presented by Burger King and Great Clips
Kayak to the Ballpark Day – Fans can kayak to the ballpark. For more information, contact Maxx Rentals at (319) 961-6232
Monday
August 5
NFL Appreciation Night: Come to the game wearing your favorite NFL jersey. One lucky fan will win a $250 StubHub Gift Card for tickets to an NFL game
Wednesday
August 7
Progressive Quarter Beer Night, presented by 97.7 KCRR. 10 oz. regular draft beer starts at 25 cents when the gates open at 5:30 PM and goes up 25 cents every hour until the game ends.
Wrestling Night – the Bucks will honor local wrestlers
Friday
August 9
Family Movie Night featuring “Incredibles 2”
Gates open at 6:30 PM and the movie starts at 7:00 PM. Free admission to fans – concession stands will be open, so no outside food or drink allowed, please. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and watch the movie from the field.
Saturday
August 10

   


Bucks 25th Anniversary T-Shirt Giveaway – first 500 fans
Reader Recognition Night: The Bucks will recognize all the boys and girls that read 1,000 minutes, as part of the Bucks Summer Reading Program, in a parade on the field before the game.
Bucks Yellow Jersey Auction: The Bucks will auction off their yellow alternate jerseys that they have worn during the season. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the Bucks Summer Reading Program
Roth Jewelers Gift Certificate Giveaway: One lucky fan will receive a $100 gift certificate, thanks to Roth Jewelers.
Post-Game Fireworks Extravaganza – presented by Dupaco Community Credit Union
Sunday
August 11

Last Regular Season Home Game!
Belly Buster on the Party Deck – $20 for tickets and access to Budweiser Party Deck, $15 for upgrades at the Ticket Window on the day of the game. All-You-Care-To-Eat & Drink starting 30 minutes prior to first pitch. Food & beverage service runs for 2 hours.
Fan Appreciation Day – prizes will be given away all game long
Saturday
August 31
UNI vs Iowa State Football Watch Party – Watch the game on the LED board, admission is free, concession stands will be open, bring your own blankets & lawn chairs and enjoy the movie from the field. No outside food or beverage, please!
 Saturday
September 14
Iowa vs Iowa State Football Watch Party – Watch the game on the LED board, admission is free, concession stands will be open, bring your own blankets & lawn chairs and enjoy the movie from the field. No outside food or beverage, please!