BLUE CRABS PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE STARTING TO TAKE SHAPE
Wednesday, November 14, 2012

New Daily Promotions Announced

    
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As we gather around the table to give thanks this holiday season, don’t let the Blue Crabs venture too far from your memory! The Blue Crabs front office staff is working harder than ever on the 2013 promotional schedule that is taking shape more and more everyday! We can promise one thing, the Blue Crabs will continue to offer full family entertainment beyond just baseball in 2013! Be sure to check back as more fun events will be added!

Throw away those 2012 calendar’s and start marking up your 2013 calendar’s because we have added game times to our schedule! Monday through Friday games will begin at 7:05pm as they have for the previous five seasons, while Saturdays will continue to begin at 6:35pm, and Sundays will begin at 2:05pm. Five day games have also been added to the schedule. The five day games will be: May 8 (10:35am start time), May 9 (10:35am start time), July 24 (11:05am start time), August 7 (11:05am start time), and September 2 (1:05pm start time.)

Some of the staple events of the Blue Crabs promotional schedule through the years are taking shape as well:

•Wednesday, April 24 vs. York (7:05pm): The franchise’s 6th season will kick off on a Wednesday this season, Wednesday, April 24th vs. the York Revolution. Get your Spring started off right with your first visit to Regency Furniture Stadium. A spectacular post-game fireworks show will top off this joyous occasion.

•Wednesday, May 8 vs. Sugar Land (10:35am) will be Baseball in Education Day #1 with a morning first pitch, which is also great for seniors. The between-inning promotions throughout the game will be education themed—allowing Regency Furniture Stadium to become the classroom for a special field trip. Students will also be handed workbooks upon entering the stadium to be completed during the game, covering math, science, english, and geography with a Southern Maryland Blue Crabs theme. Any school administrator looking to purchase tickets at a discounted group rate for a class, which includes lunch at the ballpark, should contact a Group Sales Executive at grouptickets@somdbluecrabs.com. Someone will reach out to you within one day of your inquiry.

•Thursday, May 9 vs. Sugar Land (10:35am) will be Baseball in Education Day #2 with a morning first pitch, which is also great for seniors. The between-inning promotions throughout the game will be education themed—allowing Regency Furniture Stadium to become the classroom for a special field trip. Students will also be handed workbooks upon entering the stadium to be completed during the game, covering math, science, english, and geography with a Southern Maryland Blue Crabs theme. Any school administrator looking to purchase tickets at a discounted group rate for a class, which includes lunch at the ballpark, should contact should contact a Group Sales Executive at grouptickets@somdbluecrabs.com. Someone will reach out to you within one day of your inquiry.

•Saturday, June 1 vs. Camden (6:35pm) will be the first of our 2013 Scout Sleepover Nights. This one will be for Girl Scouts only. After the game all the scouts can set up their tents on the Regency Furniture Stadium outfield. The night will include popcorn and soda and a late-night movie on the video board once everyone has their tent set up after the game. In the morning, the Blue Crabs will provide breakfast to all the scouts and parents. To reserve your tickets for this memorable event, please contact Group Sales Executive, Sara Naar. (snaar@somdbluecrabs.com)

•Friday, June 14 vs. York (7:05pm) will be the Boy Scout Sleepover Night. After the game all the scouts can set up their tents on the Regency Furniture Stadium outfield. The night will include popcorn and soda and a late-night movie on the video board once everyone has their tent set up after the game. In the morning, the Blue Crabs will provide breakfast to all the scouts and parents. To reserve your tickets for this memorable event, please contact Group Sales Executive, Matt Ammerman. (mammerman@somdbluecrabs.com)

•Thursday, July 4 vs. Camden (7:05pm): For the fourth time in franchise history the Blue Crabs will be home on Independence Day. The game will begin at 7:05pm, and will feature a spectacular post-game fireworks show.

•Wednesday, July 10 (7:05pm): Regency Furniture Stadium will host the 2013 Atlantic League All-Star Game. Some of professional baseball's most accomplished stars, will descend upon Regency Furniture Stadium on July 10, 2013, as the Liberty Division and the Freedom Division matchup in the 2013 Atlantic League All-Star Game.

•Wednesday, July 24 vs. Bridgeport (11:05am): The Crabs will play a rare day-game during the week during the summer, perfect for not only summer camps but seniors as well. It’s officially “Camp Day” at Regency Furniture Stadium, and any group of campers are invited to attend at a discouted group rate that includes lunch at the ballpark. To reserve tickets for the game, please contact a Group Sales Executive at grouptickets@somdbluecrabs.com. Someone will reach out to you within one day of your inquiry.

•Wednesday, August 7 vs. York (11:05am): The Crabs will once again play a rare day-game during the week during the summer, perfect for not only summer camps but seniors as well. It’s officially “Camp Day #2” at Regency Furniture Stadium, and any group of campers are invited to attend at a discounted group rate that includes lunch at the ballpark. To reserve tickets for the game, please contact a Group Sales Executive at grouptickets@somdbluecrabs.com. Someone will reach out to you within one day of your inquiry.

•Saturday, July 20 vs. York (6:35pm): This evening marks one of the landmark and most successful promotional events at Regency Furniture Stadium each season. “Paint the Park Pink Night” presented by Civista raises both awareness and funds for the Southern Maryland Community and The Pink Ribbon Fund. The Blue Crabs will again be donning pink jerseys for the game, which will be bid on in a silent acution during the game for fans. The high bidders will get their jersey literally right off the player’s back after the game, with the proceeds going to the Civista Health Pink Ribbon Fund.


2013 Daily Promotions:

Bark In The Park Monday: Up from just one “Bark in the Park” event from previous seasons, all six Monday home games this season (May 6, June 3, June 24, July 22, August 19, September 2) will be Bark In The Park nights. On these nights one well-mannered dog per fan will be admitted to the game at no additional charge.

Silver Slugger Tuesday: The Blue Crabs and Hearing Professionals are once again teaming up in 2013 to bring a great time at Regency Furniture Stadium to our most experienced and passionate fans. The Blue Crabs “Silver Sluggers Club,” is an exclusive, year-round fan club for adults age 50 and older. It’s the perfect opportunity for folks who like to be active, enjoy baseball, and meet new people. Each Silver Sluggers member will also receive a ticket to every Tuesday home game (May 7, May 21, June 11, June 25, July 2, July 23, August 6, August 20, September 3, September 10). To purchase a Silver Sluggers membership, fans can contact Community Relations Manager, Amanda McComas. (amccomas@somdbluecrabs.com)

Season Ticket Holder Wednesday: New for the 2013 season, each Wednesday will be known as Season Ticket Holder Wednesdays (April 24, May 8, May 22, June 12, June 26, July 3, July 24, August 7, August 21, September 4, September 11)! Season Ticket Holders can bring a friend free of charge on each Wednesday. All Season Ticket Holders will also have the opportunity to enjoy discounted food options, featuring $6.00 value meals. To purchase a season ticket package, fans can contact Plans Sales and Service Specialist, Christina Kingsbury. (ckingsbury@somdbluecrabs.com)

Wings and Beer Thursday: Having a craving for some good hearty wings? Well then come to one of the Blue Crabs Wings and Beer Thursday Nights (April 25, June 13, June 27, July 4, July 18, August 8, August 22, September 5, September 12). For one and a half hours of fun, fans can enjoy as many wings as they want washed down with a delicious cold one. New for the 2013 season, the Blue Crabs will be offering half season and full season Wings and Beer packages. For more information contact Group Sales Executive, Sara Naar. (snaar@somdbluecrabs.com)

Fireworks Friday: A spectacular fireworks show will follow each Friday home game (April 26, May 17, May 31, June 14, June 21, July 5, July 19, August 9, August 23, August 30, September 13), as well as Opening Night (April 24), Independence Day (July 4), The 2013 All-Star Game (July 10), and Fan Appreciation Night (September 15).

Spectacular Saturday: A fireworks spectacle will follow each Saturday home game (April 27, May 18, June 1, June 15, June 22, July 6, July 20, August 10, August 24, August 31, and September 14.)

Chick-fil-A Backfin Buddies Sunday: The Blue Crabs and Chick-fil-A have once again teamed up in 2013 to bring a great time at Regency Furniture Stadium to our most youthful of fans. The Blue Crabs “Backfin Buddies Club,” is an exclusive, year-round fan club for children 12 and under. Children can cap off their weekend at Regency Furniture Stadium enjoying a baseball game and playing in Pinch’s Playground for FREE. Each Backfin Buddies member will also receive a ticket to every Sunday home game (April 28, May 19, June 2, June 16, June 23, July 7, July 21, August 11, August 25, September 1, September 15). To purchase a Backfin Buddies membership, fans can contact Community Relations Manager, Amanda McComas. (amccomas@somdbluecrabs.com)

Sundays will also be known as Signature Sunday, as each Sunday will feature an autograph session featuring the ENTIRE Blue Crabs Baseball Team. Each Sunday will also be capped off with all children being able to run the bases immediatley following the game.

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