The Gateway Grizzlies have announced their promotional schedule for the 2016 season. Single-game, group, and season tickets are now on sale for all 48 regular season games and two pre-season games at GCS Ballpark.
Highlights of the promotional schedule include four special appearances, nine fireworks shows including two “#HuntingHungry” fireworks spectaculars, special giveaway nights and much more.
An appearance by former St. Louis Cardinal Willie McGee will kick off the 2016 season at GCS Ballpark on Friday, May 13. Special VIP all-inclusive suite tickets with a meet and greet opportunity are available for $100.
On Friday, June 10th a crazy gameshow will take over GCS Ballpark. The night will include many prizes and a chance for one lucky fan to walk away with $10,000. The Grizzlies will wear special camo jerseys that will be auctioned off after the game.
GCS Credit Union will celebrate their 75th Anniversary on Friday, June 17th. The night will feature a special vintage jersey worn by the Grizzlies. Fans will be able to bid on the jerseys in a silent auction throughout the night.
The All-American weekend will kick off on July 1 with Olympic Gold Medalist and former WWE wrestler Kurt Angle. Special VIP all-inclusive suite tickets with a meet and greet opportunity are available for $75.
Sunday, July 3rd will feature the first of two “Hunting Hungry” spectacular fireworks shows. The game also features a cap giveaway presented by Edward Jones.
Miss America Betty Cantrell will be at GCS Ballpark on July 29 for Princess Night. Fans are encouraged to dress as their favorite princess. Special VIP tickets with meet and greet and a commemorative photo are available for $50.
Viewer discretion is advised on Saturday, Aug. 20 for the Bad Boys of Baseball. Former Major League Baseball players Jose Canseco and John Rocker will be appearing to talk about their experiences during their time in baseball. Special VIP all-inclusive suite tickets with a meet and greet opportunity are available for $100.
“We are proud to offer a loaded promotions schedule to our many fans in 2016. There is truly something for everyone in our schedule – fireworks, bobbleheads, appearances, giveaways and even Miss America,” said Grizzlies Assistant General Manager Alex Wilson. “Mix that with our famous food, and we think we have the best lineup on and off the field in minor league sports.”
The “Greatest Night in Baseball” presented by Dutch Hollow Supplies will take place on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Key dates are listed below and the entire promotional schedule can be seen here.
Friday, May 13 – Willie McGee
Friday, July 1 – Kurt Angle
Friday, July 29 – Miss America Betty Cantrell
Saturday, Aug. 20 – Jose Canseco and John Rocker
Friday, May 13
Friday, June 17
Friday, July 1
Saturday, July 2
Sunday, July 3 – “#HuntingHungry” Spectacular
Monday, July 4
Friday, July 29
Saturday, Aug. 20
Sunday, Sept. 4 – “#HuntingHungry” Spectacular
Friday, May 13 – GCS Credit Union Magnet Schedule
Saturday, May 14 – Scroll Pen presented by Quantum Vision
Thursday, May 26 – T-Shirt Koozie presented by Budweiser
Saturday, May 28 – Seat Cushion presented by Bott Radio
Wednesday, June 8 – Brock-a-Brella
Sunday, July 3 – Edward Jones Cap
Thursday, July 28 – Rally Towel
Thursday, Aug. 4 – Stan Musial Harmonica
Wednesday, Aug. 10 – Baseball Card Set
Wednesday, Aug. 24 – Dog Bowl
Thursday, Aug. 25 – 2003 Grizzlies Championship Replica Ring presented by US Bank
Thursday, Sept. 1 – Yogi Berra Bobblehead
Special Jersey Nights:
Friday, June 10 – Camo Jersey
Friday, June 17 – Vintage Jersey
Saturday, June 18 – Batman Jersey
Monday, July 4 – America Jersey
Saturday, July 16 – Hawaiian Jersey
Thursday, July 28 – Pink Jersey