05/02/2019 12:24 PM -
Whiting, Ind. – May 2, 2019 – The excitement for the eighth season of Northwest Indiana Oilmen baseball continued to increase on Thursday as the Oilmen announce their promotional schedule for the 2019 season.
The fun begins on Thursday, June 6 as the Oilmen welcome the DuPage County Hounds for the home opener, Opening Night at Oil City Stadium. Home Fridays throughout the season will be “Miller Lite Pint Nights,” where fans can enjoy Miller Lite pints for the discounted price of $2. Those Miller Lite specials are slated for June 7, June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12 and Aug. 2.
Saturday, June 8 will provide fans with a chance to collect a souvenir early in the season on Oilmen T-Shirt Giveaway Night. Saturday, June 15 will bring a special night of fun as it’s Mascot Night featuring a bobble head giveaway. Then, Oilmen fans are encouraged to treat Dad to a day at the ballpark on Father’s Day, Sunday, July 16 as all dads will receive free admission.
Saturday, June 29 will be a great night to recognize a group that plays a vital role in our community and society on Police & Fire Appreciation Night. A week later, it’s a chance to celebrate our country’s independence on Saturday, July 6, USA Red, White & Blue Night at Oil City Stadium. An annual favorite returns on Sunday, July 7 with Bark in the Park Day at Oil City Stadium.
The first of two very special discount dates will occur on Tuesday, July 2 as all preferred seats will be available for the price of $2. A second “$2 Tuesday” will take place on July 23.
The league’s brightest stars will be on display on Saturday, July 13 as the MCL All-Star Game makes its way back to Oil City Stadium. The MCL has a strong tradition of producing professional talent, and the All-Star Game provides a showcase for that talent.
The U.S. Military All-Stars will come to Oil City Stadium on Monday, July 22 to take on the Oilmen on a special night to celebrate America’s heroes and America’s pastime. That will be Military Appreciation Night at the ballpark.
The zaniness of Whiting, Ind. will take center stage on Wednesday, July 24 on “Countdown to Pierogi Fest Night.” Another annual favorite will return on Saturday, Aug. 3, “Superhero Night” at the ballpark. The regular season home slate concludes with Fan Appreciation Day on Sunday, Aug. 4.
For more information, visit nwioilmen.com, email [email protected] or call 219-659-1000.