2019 Intimidators promotional schedule

KANNAPOLIS - To celebrate the historic final season at Intimidators Stadium supported by Atrium Health, the Kannapolis Intimidators plan to thank their fans with its most robust, action-packed promotions schedule in years chocked full of fireworks shows, premium giveaways, theme nights and plenty of on and off-the-field entertainment.

The Intimidators open the season at home on Thursday, April 4 with a 7 p.m. game vs. the Rome Braves featuring a post-game fireworks display, the first of 16 slated for 2019.

In addition to spectacular fireworks shows, the 70-game home schedule showcases 11 premium giveaways commemorating the 25-year history of professional baseball in Kannapolis, including a six-game return of the Piedmont Boll Weevils.

Single-game tickets for the upcoming season went on sale to the general public in person at the F&M Box Office, www.intimidatorsbaseball.com or by phone (704) 932-3267 beginning Monday, Feb. 18.

Opening Weekend kicks off with a 2019 Magnet Schedule giveaway presented by Carolinas Pizza Hut, Thirsty Thursday and post-game fireworks on April 4. The celebration of baseball continues with the first "Salute to the Boll Weevils" Night on April 5, Bark in the Park and post-game fireworks on April 6 and post-game Kids Run the Bases on Sunday, April 7.

The team pays tribute to its Kannapolis timeline with Intimidators, Boll Weevils and even Piedmont Phillies promotions throughout the season.

The Intimidators will wear throwback uniforms and take the field as the Piedmont Boll Weevils six times during the season 2019 Season, the name the Kannapolis team was known as from 1996 to 2000. The "Salute to the Boll Weevils" series includes three different Boll Weevils-themed giveaways, a Baseball Card Strip giveaway on May 3, a Tin Lunch Box giveaway presented by Sunbelt Rentals on May 31 and a Boll Weevils Baseball giveaway on June 16.

The 2019 campaign also features a four-game Faith & Family Night series presented by Christian Tours, and the team honors baseball's strong connection to the Latino community by playing as the Los Rápidos de Kannapolis for three different games.

Other notable theme games include Star Wars Night featuring never before seen 'Darth Maul' Jerseys on May 4 and Wizards & Wands Night presented by Charlotte Eye Ears Nose & Throat Associates on July 13, and an appearance by classic kids' favorite, Thomas the Tank Engine, on August 4.

Weekly, fan-favorite promotions such as Tuesday Night Bingo, Thirsty Thursday, Saturday Night Fireworks and Sunday post-game Kids Run the Bases return in 2019. In addition, the team debuts Wieners and Wags Wednesdays that, along with three other Bark in the Park games, provides opportunities throughout the summer for fans to bring their dogs to the ballpark.

2019 Promotional Schedule

April

Thursday, April 4: Opening Night Celebration | Magnet Schedule presented by Carolinas Pizza Hut Giveaway | Post-Game Fireworks | Thirsty Thursday

Friday, April 5: Salute to the Boll Weevils Game #1

Saturday, April 6: Bark in the Park | Post-Game Fireworks

Sunday, April 7: Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Tuesday, April 9: Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, April 10: Education Day presented by Atrium Health

Thursday, April 18: Piedmont Phillies Baseball giveaway to first 1,000 fans | Thirsty Thursday

Friday, April 19: Faith & Family Night presented by Christian Tours | Post-Game Fireworks | Good Deed Day

Saturday, April 20: Post-Game Fireworks

Tuesday, April 30: Baseball Bingo

May

Wednesday, May 1: Education Day presented by Atrium Health

Thursday, May 2: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, May 3: Baseball Card Strip giveaway to first 1,000 fans | Salute to the Boll Weevils Game #2

Saturday, May 4 Star Wars Night with Specialty Jersey | Post-Game Fireworks | Girl Scout Night

Sunday, May 5: Cinco De Mayo | Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Tuesday, May 14: Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, May 15: Education Day presented by Atrium Health

Thursday, May 16: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, May 17: Faith & Family Night presented by Christian Tours

Saturday, May 18: Post-Game Fireworks

Sunday, May 19: Bark in the Park presented by Camp Bow Bow | Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Thursday, May 30: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, May 31: Boll Weevils Tin Lunch Box giveaway to first 1,000 fans presented by Sunbelt Rentals | Salute to the Boll Weevils Game #3

June

Saturday, June 1: Post-Game Fireworks

Sunday, June 2: Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Tuesday, June 4: Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, June 5: Wieners and Wags Wednesday

Thursday, June 13: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, June 14: Rápidos de Kannapolis Youth T-Shirt Giveaway | Los Rápidos de Kannapolis Game #1

Saturday, June 15: Post-Game Fireworks

Sunday, June 16: Boll Weevils Baseball giveaway to first 1,000 fans | Salute to the Boll Weevils Game #4 | Post-Game Kids Run the Bases | Father's Day

Thursday, June 20: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, June 21: Bobblehead Giveaway to first 1,000 fans

Saturday, June 22: Faith & Family Night presented by Christian Tours | Post-Game Fireworks

| Boy Scout Night

July

Tuesday, July 2: Post-Game Fireworks | Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, July 3: Independence Eve Celebration & Post-Game Fireworks presented by Cabarrus Eye Center

Tuesday, July 9: Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, July 10: Camp Day

Thursday, July 11: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, July 12: Baseball Card Strip giveaway to first 1,000 fans

Saturday, July 13: Wizards and Wands Night presented by CEENTA | Post-Game Fireworks

Sunday, July 14: Bark in the Park | Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Thursday, July 18: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, July 19: 2005 Championship Canvas giveaway to first 1,000 fans

Saturday, July 20: Salute to the Boll Weevils Game #5 | Post-Game Fireworks

Sunday, July 21: Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Wednesday, July 31: Wieners and Wags Wednesday

August

Thursday, August 1: Thirsty Thursday | Los Rápidos de Kannapolis Game #2

Friday, August 2: Intimidators "I" Baseball giveaway to first 1,000 fans

Saturday, August 3: Faith & Family Night presented by Christian Tours | Post-Game Fireworks | Boy Scout Night

Sunday, August 4: Thomas the Tank Engine Character Appearance | Post-Game Kids Run the Bases

Tuesday, August 6: Camp Day | Baseball Bingo

Tuesday, August 13: Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, August 14: Wieners and Wags Wednesday

Thursday, August 15: Thirsty Thursday

Friday, August 16: Stadium Seat Replica giveaway to first 1,000 fans

Saturday, August 17: Salute to the Boll Weevils Game #6 | Post- Game Fireworks | Girl Scout Night

Sunday, August 18: Post-Game Kids Run the Bases | Los Rápidos de Kannapolis Game #3

Monday, August 26: National Dog Day featuring $1 Hot Dogs

Tuesday, August 27: Baseball Bingo

Wednesday, August 28: Wieners and Wags Wednesday

Thursday, August 29: Final Game Played at Intimidators Stadium supported by Atrium Health | Commemorative Rally Towel giveaway to first 1,000 fans | Post-Game Fireworks

All promotions are subject to change at the Intimidators discretion.

Season tickets for the 2019 season, including Founders Club memberships ensuring priority season seat selection at the team's new ballpark in 2020, are on sale now at IntimidatorsBaseball.com.

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