GARY, IN 3-7-2011 – Group ticket packages in addition to tickets for Opening Night of the tenth season of Gary SouthShore RailCats Baseball are on sale now by calling 219.882.2255 or by visiting www.railcatsbaseball.com. The RailCats open at home on Friday, May 20th against the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks at 7:10 p.m. and the first 100 fans to purchase at least four tickets to Opening Night will receive a free RailCats player hat.
Opening Night 2011 will set the stage for the Tenth Anniversary Season and there are a number of surprises in store for fans on May 20. Ted “Burning Man” Batchelor will bring his unique brand of entertainment to U. S. Steel Yard courtesy of McDaniel Fire Systems. It’s gonna be a hot day of anticipation and excitement as The “Burning Man” will be set ablaze after the game, run around the bases completely engulfed in flames and slide into home plate.
Every fan through the gates on Opening Night will also receive a free RailCats rally towel courtesy NIEMI Associates and a free RailCats magnet schedule courtesy Gary Public Transportation. Tickets start as low as $7 and can be purchased Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at U. S. Steel Yard or via telephone at 219.882.2255. Tickets are also available online anytime at www.railcatsbaseball.com.
Group outings are also on sale for the 2011 season, but the best dates and premium locations are going fast. To reserve space for your next night out in an open-air party deck, lavish luxury suite, extra-large Diamond Club or in any of the RailCats other great group areas, call 219.882.2255 and ask to speak with a group sales specialist.
Two of your favorite RailCats nightly promotions are back in 2011 and mini-plans to Fireworks Fridays presented by First Midwest Bank and the Post-Tribune and Souvenir Saturdays are on sale now. Starting at only $72 per seat for nine games, mini-plans fit any budget, and the more you buy the more you will save. Every game, you will be saving one dollar off the regular price, per ticket!
The RailCats are looking to take the fun-filled, family entertainment you have come to expect to an entirely new level with an especially aggressive promotional schedule to be released in waves over the next few weeks, so be sure to check www.railcatsbaseball.com every Tuesday for the latest additions to the promo schedule. RailCats Baseball: Redefining Fun!