Rat Trap To Undergo Name Change For 2015 Season

Rat Trap


Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Becomes New Title Sponsor For Popular Fan Venue At Witter Field

Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.- The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are proud to announce a new partnership with Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa that will include the naming rights to the Rat Trap, the elevated private deck venue for fans located down the 3rd base line at Witter Field.

“Both Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa and the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are dedicated to offering exceptional entertainment and fun. We are thrilled to be entering this partnership in 2015 which includes sponsorship of the Rat Trap,” Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Executive Manager Casey Fitzpatrick said. “We are also excited to partner with the Rafters this year to raise money for charity on our sponsorship night. 2015 is going to be a great year and a great season for the Rafters!”

The Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Rat Trap is a steel structure, lofted approximately ten feet above ground level. It serves as the perfect in-game entertainment venue for businesses looking to entertain employees or customers, bachelor/bachelorette parties, family picnics, and other group outings during Rafters games.

The Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Rat Trap can accommodate groups of up to 100 guests with a minimum of 20 guests required to secure a reservation. To receive exclusivity on the deck for an evening, a group of 70 or more must be booked. Tickets for the Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Rat Trap are $27, with children 5 and under admitted free.

Included in the $27 Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Rat Trap ticket price are the following:
-Ticket to enjoy Rafters baseball in an elevated, private deck area down the third baseline
-Adults 21+ will receive FREE $5 gaming voucher courtesy Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa
-All-you-can-eat burgers, brats, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, baked beans, scalloped cinnamon apples, and potato chips from one hour prior to the game through the end of the 5th inning.
– NEW FOR 2015*** A La Carte (main course, sides, desserts) menu items can be included for additional purchase.
-All-you-can-drink fountain Pepsi products and water from one hour prior to the game through the end of the 7th inning
-All-you-can-drink canned beer (Budweiser Products) for all of age deck goers from one hour prior to the game through the end of the 7th inning. Beer will be available for purchase for $3.50 per can after the 7th inning.

Call the Rafters Box Office at 715-424-5400 to book your group outing on the Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa Rat Trap today! Don't forget to ask about additional A La Carte menu offerings

Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa opened in 1993.  It provides 16,650 square feet of gaming space which includes: Blackjack, a Poker Room, iTable games, 650+ Slot Machines, The Grille Restaurant & Lounge, Banquet Center, Snack Bar, Convenience Store, Free Valet Parking and RV Parking. Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa is owned and operated by the Ho-Chunk Nation. The Ho-Chunk Nation also owns and operates Ho-Chunk Gaming Wittenberg, Ho-Chunk Gaming Black River Falls, Ho-Chunk Gaming Tomah, Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells and Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison.  


The Wisconsin Rapids Rafters are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 22nd season of summer collegiate baseball in 2015, 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 120 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 (BOS) and Ben Zobrist (TB). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League Website.  For more information, visit