HOMESTAND HIGHLIGHTS 9/28-10/3
Homestand Highlights ? Sept. 28 – Oct 3, 2010
Tuesday, September 28, 2010 – Cincinnati Reds vs. Houston Astros, 7:10 pm
? Tweet Up: More than 400 fans who regularly use the social networking site Twitter will be sitting in the Sun/Moon Deck for tonight’s game. Fans can interact with several of Cincinnati’s favorite sports bloggers and “celebrity” tweeters. There will be contests and giveaways throughout the game. @CincinnatiReds is the official Twitter handle of the Reds.
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 – Cincinnati Reds vs. Houston Astros, 7:10 pm
? Ball Delivery: Jarrod Skalde, the new head coach of the Cincinnati Cyclones, will deliver the official game ball.
? Walk off Wednesday: At every Wednesday home game this season, fans can receive $5 off your favorite slugger’s name and number t-shirt through the fifth inning. Then, if that player hits a walk-off home run during the game, you receive a free replica jersey.
Thursday, September 30, 2010 – Cincinnati Reds vs. Houston Astros, 7:10 pm
? Tri-State Centers for Sight Senior Citizen Specials: Fans 60 and older may purchase select non-premium tickets at half-price in advance of game day only. Excludes Outer View Level and Kroger Bleachers.
Friday, October 1, 2010 – Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 7:10 pm
? Scout Night: Over 1,000 Scouts will be in attendance for the annual Scout Night at GABP.
? National Anthem: Grammy and Emmy Award-winning soprano Kathleen Battle will sing the National Anthem. Ms. Battle is an Ohio native and CCM graduate. She’s performing for the opening of Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s 2010-11 season at Music Hall on Saturday evening
Saturday, October 2, 2010 – Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 1:10 pm
? Hispanic Heritage Day: Come early to watch the pregame festivities on the field which will feature a Parade of Flags from Spanish-speaking nations, dancing groups and a special ceremony with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Plenty of action will be going on off the field as well, with salsa dancing and a performance from the band Tropicoso in the Fan Zone prior to the game.
? Leo Cardenas at the HOF: Reds Hall of Famer Leo Cardenas will meet and greet with fans at the Reds Hall of Fame & Museum from 11:30 am to 1pm. Free with museum admission.
Sunday, October 3, 2010 – Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 1:10 pm
? Fan Appreciation Day: Prizes will be given away to lucky fans throughout the game. Presented by Walgreens.
? God Bless America: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra violinist Scott Mozlin will perform God Bless America during the 7th inning stretch.
? Meijer Family Days: One member of the family pays full price and the rest of the immediate family may purchase select non-premium tickets at half-price in advance of game day only. Excludes Outer View Level and Kroger Bleachers.
? Aaron’s Aces: For the fourth year in a row, Reds ace Aaron Harang hosts a free ticket program for military families.
Reds Hall of Fame and Museum
? Pete Rose Print Giveaway: Throughout September and the first weekend in October, the first 5,000 purchasers of full-price museum admission tickets on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays will receive a limited edition print that commemorates the 25th anniversary of Pete Rose’s 4192nd hit. Pete has personally signed 500 prints which will be distributed randomly throughout the promotion period. There is a strict limit of one print per person per day. The collectable gift is made possible by Cincinnati Bell Technology Solutions.
Reds Community Fund’s Split The Pot
? Support the Reds Community Fund by purchasing a “Split The Pot” ticket at every Reds home game this season. The $2 tickets are available at the Community Corner presented by Coldwell Banker West Shell, located near section 120. One lucky fan each game will win 50% of the net proceeds, with the remainder of the proceeds benefiting the baseball-themed outreach initiatives of the Reds Community Fund. Ticket prices: 1 for $2, 3 for $5, 7 for $10 and 15 for $20.
Item of the Homestand
? Each homestand this season will feature one or more of your favorite items at 10% off to help fans show their Reds pride. The item of this homestand: Thermabase Premier Jacket.
Kroger Meal Deal
? $7 Kroger Meal Deal this homestand: Hot dog, 16 oz. Coke, bag of Mike-sell’s chips, a pack of David Sunflower Seeds and an Orville Redenbacher popcorn coupon.