LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Lincoln Saltdogs will be celebrating their 20th season with an anniversary weekend, Aug. 27-29, sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska.

The weekend is part of a four-game series with the Cleburne Railroaders and the start of an 11-game homestand to end the 2021 regular season.

The game on Aug. 27th will begin at 7:05 p.m. and end with the traditional Friday night fireworks show set to hit music.

On Saturday, Aug. 28th, BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska is sponsoring the official 20th anniversary game. The first 1,000 BlueCross BlueShield members to claim tickets at get free general admission.

The first 1,500 fans into the ballpark on Saturday evening will also receive a special 20th Anniversary Baseball Card Set, featuring all-time ‘Dogs greats, including photos and stats of their time in Lincoln.

The Saltdogs will welcome many players from all 20 years of baseball in Lincoln back to Haymarket Park throughout the weekend. Fans will be able to see familiar faces and various tributes will be played on the videoboard throughout the weekend.

Fans can see the upcoming schedule and purchase tickets at Tickets can also be purchased at the Haymarket Park ticket office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, or from 9 a.m. to the end of the game each night the Saltdogs are playing at home.

About the Lincoln Saltdogs

The Lincoln Saltdogs are celebrating their 20th season of independent professional baseball, operating in the American Association since 2006. The Saltdogs strive to create an affordable and memorable family-fun environment at beautiful Haymarket Park – voted playing surface of the year in every season of existence. The Saltdogs have made the playoffs eight times and won the league championship in 2009.

About Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® of Nebraska

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