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Bats Host Halloween Night, Mother's Day During Eight-Game Homestand

May 4, 2014 - International League (IL) Louisville Bats

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Louisville Bats begin an eight-game homestand Monday, May 5 at Louisville Slugger Field that will feature two Education Days, a black mesh cap giveaway, Mother's Day and Halloween Night.

The Norfolk Tides, Triple-A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, visit first for four games Monday through Thursday. The Bats' first of four regular-season cap giveaways will be on Thursday, May 8 as black mesh caps are given to the first 2,000 fans through the gate.

The Pawtucket Red Sox, Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, visit for the final four games of the homestand beginning Friday, May 9. Saturday, May 10 will be the Bats' third annual Halloween Night. There will be prizes for the best boy and best girl costumes and trick-or-treating will be on the concourse during the game.

On Mother's Day, the Bats will give away pink tote bags to the first 1,500 ladies 16-and-over through the gates. Kids can also play catch with mom and run the bases following the game.

Both of the Bats' 2014 Education Days will be during the homestand. First pitch on both Wednesday, May 7 and Monday, May 12 will be at 11:05 a.m.

The Bats have averaged 8,979 fans per game at Louisville Slugger Field since its opening in 2000 and have totaled over 8.8 million fans through 14 seasons. Tickets for all regular season games are available. The entire 2014 Bats schedule, including updated promotions and special events, can be found at batsbaseball.com . Single-game tickets may be purchased online, by calling 1-855-228-8497 or by visiting the Louisville Slugger Field box office. Full and partial season tickets along with group outings and suite rentals are available by calling the Bats front office at 502-212-2287.

Louisville Bats Homestand Highlights - May 5 - May 12, 2014

Monday, May 5 - Louisville Bats vs. Norfolk Tides, 6:35 p.m.

- Meijer Monday: Fans receive $3 off per field reserved seat when presenting any Meijer receipt to the box office window.

- Baseball Bingo: Winner receives a $50 Meijer gift card and 2nd place finisher(s) receive a gift certificate for a 1/2 gallon of Blue Bell Ice Cream.

- "Million Dollar Arm" Lucky Seat Movie Ticket Giveaways.

- White Castle Guarantee Win Monday: If the Bats win, fans can take their ticket stub to White Castle for a FREE classic slider (good either Monday night or all day Tuesday at area White Castles).

Tuesday, May 6 - Louisville Bats vs. Norfolk Tides, 6:35 p.m.

- $1 Hot Dogs and Pepsi Products.

- "Million Dollar Arm" Lucky Seat Movie Ticket Giveaways.

Wednesday, May 7 - Louisville Bats vs. Norfolk Tides, 11:05 a.m.

- Education Day.

- Ladies Night: Half-priced field reserved tickets for ladies 16 and over with a voucher from any Sun Tan City location, presented by Sun Tan City.

Thursday, May 8 - Louisville Bats vs. Norfolk Tides, 6:35 p.m.

- Black Mesh Hate Giveaway: First 2,000 fans, presented by McDonald's.

- Budweiser Beer Happy Hour: $1 Bud and Bud Light from 5:30-7 p.m. plus live music by David and Whitney on the Overlook Deck.

Friday, May 9 - Louisville Bats vs. Pawtucket Red Sox, 6:35 p.m.

- Appearance by the Zooperstars, presented by Protect the Harvest.

- Boy Scout Night, presented by White Castle.

- Postgame Fireworks, presented by Kentucky Farm Bureau.

Saturday, May 10 - Louisville Bats vs. Pawtucket Red Sox, 6:05 p.m.

- Halloween Night: Free admission to kids 12-and-under in costume, presented by Family Allergy & Asthma and Caufield's Novelty.

- Beanie Bat Giveaway: First 1,500 kids 12-and-under.

- Budweiser Backyard Bash: Cornhole from 5-7:30 p.m. and $3 AmberBock, Land Shark and Shock Top until the end of the 7th on the Overlook. Also, register to win 2014 World Series tickets (available to those 21-and-over).

- Brinly-Hardy 175th Anniversary Celebration.

- Appearance by Jake the Diamond Dog, presented by PNC Bank.

Sunday, May 11 - Louisville Bats vs. Pawtucket Red Sox, 2:05 p.m.

- Mother's Day.

- Free breast and cervical cancer screenings by Norton Healthcare.

- Mother's Day Pampering: Mom's may receive a mini massage and mini manicure at KFC Picnic Pavilion, presented by Gildan Activewear.

- Pink Tote Bag Giveaway: First 1,500 ladies 16-and-older, presented by Susan G. Komen for the Cure and Big O Tires.

- Postgame Play Catch with Mom, presented by Norton Healthcare and Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

- Inflatable KidsZone: Inflated from 1-4 p.m. in the West Hall of Fame Pavilion, presented by BracesBracesBraces and Kids Dentistree.

- Postgame Kids Run the Base, presented by the YMCA and Meijer.

Monday, May 12 - Louisville Bats vs. Pawtucket Red Sox, 11:05 a.m.

- Education Day.

- Meijer Monday: Fans receive $3 off per field reserved seat when presenting any Meijer receipt to the box office window.

- Appearance by Flying Houndz Frizbee Trick Dog Show, presented by Pepsi.

- White Castle Guarantee Win Monday: If the Bats win, fans can take their ticket stub to White Castle for a FREE classic slider (good either Monday night or all day Tuesday at area White Castles).

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