LINCOLN, NE – The Lincoln Saltdogs are hosting Military Appreciation Weekend at Haymarket Park this Friday-Sunday as the team faces the Sioux Falls Canaries. The Saltdogs are excited to honor those who have served by offering a special discount and packing the weekend with fun promotions.
Military members will get free admission to games over the weekend with their military ID. Additionally, military family members will get half-price admission. Ticket information can be found at https://saltdogs.com/military.
The famous Fireworks Friday series sponsored by T-Mobile will continue with the music theme set to ‘Salute to the Military’ on Friday night.
Fans should get to Haymarket Park early on Saturday to secure our giveaway item and watch pregame festivities. The first 1,500 fans will receive a military baseball sponsored by Crete Carrier. The ballpark is also hosting the Lincoln Media Softball Challenge on Saturday. Local media personalities will square off in a softball game starting at 5:00 PM and lasting until 6:15 PM. First pitch for the Saltdogs game is at 7:05 PM.
The military discount and tributes will continue on Sunday with the 1:05 PM game. Regular fans can benefit from the $10 Triple Play Deal that extends for every Sunday-Tuesday home game in 2018. Fans that buy a $10 ticket will also receive vouchers for a hot dog and soda included in the ticket price.
The Saltdogs (31-35) start a six-game homestand with a series against the Winnipeg Goldeyes. First pitch on Tuesday is at 6:45 PM with coverage beginning at 6:15 PM on ESPN 101.5 FM 1480 AM and http://saltdogs.com/stream.
For more information on the Saltdogs, follow the team on Facebook and Twitter/Instagram @saltdogsball. For ticket information visit https://saltdogs.com/tickets/ or call (402) 474-2255.