Four Fireworks Shows, Wildfire Pilot Bobbleheads & T-Shirts Top First Look at 2017 Osprey Promotiona

Missoula Osprey

April 17, 2017 - Pioneer League (PL) - Missoula Osprey

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Four Fireworks Shows, Wildfire Pilot Bobbleheads & T- Shirts top first look at 2017 Osprey Promotional Calendar

Home Opener - June 23; Four fireworks shows in 2017 - June 24; July 3, 29; Sept. 1.

MISSOULA, Mont.

- With the 19th Missoula Osprey Home Opener just a couple of months away, the club announced its first look at the 2017 Promotional Calendar that includes many customary staples including four low-level Fireworks Extravaganzas, a Wildfire Pilot Bobblehead Night and a T-Shirt Night.

Individual game tickets will go on sale Saturday, May 6 at 10 a.m. at the MSO Hub, online at MissoulaOsprey.com and by calling 406-543-3300.

The first Fireworks Extravaganza is slated for Saturday, June 24. The annual Independence Day fireworks show will be Monday, July 3. The final pair of fireworks shows will be July 29 and Sept. 1. All fireworks games start at 6:35 p.m.

" Our fans tell us that our fireworks shows are the best they have seen, " said Osprey Vice President/General Manager Jeff Griffin. "These nights are always the most popular at the ballpark."

Opening Night is Friday, June 23 and the first 1,500 fans will also take home a Missoula Osprey magnetic schedule.

Montana Fire Prevention and the Osprey have partnered for the past eleven seasons on a fire prevention themed bobblehead. On Friday, July 7, the first 750 people through the gates will get a Wildfire Pilot Bobblehead.

On Friday, July 21, the first 750 fans will receive an Osprey t-shirt, but it is also home to another popular promotion Photo Night. The gates will open at 6 p.m. and Mike Williams Photography will take each fans photo with their favorite player or Ollie Osprey up to 6:45 p.m. Mike will develop the photos and have them available for pick up FREE of charge.

Fans can bring their dogs to Ogren Park Allegiance Field for Bark in the Park on a pair of Saturday 's, July 1 and August 12.

The seventh annual Osprey Mega Brewfest is slated for Thursday, August 31, and is guaranteed to be a hit. Fans ages 21-and-over will be able to sample many local brews as well as be able to watch both teams take batting practice and pr epare for that night's action.

More Missoula Osprey Professional Baseball Club 140 N. Higgins Ave. Missoula, MT 59802 Ph (406) 543-3300 Fax (406) 543-9463

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The Osprey will take the field at home Monday-Saturday at 7:05 p.m. and Sunday at 5:05 p.m. with the following exceptions: June 24, July 3, July 29, and Sept. 1 - the four fireworks extravaganzas will start at 6:35 p.m.

Standard gate opening times are 6:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. There will be special gate times of 6 p.m. on June 23 - Opening Day, T-Shirt Night/Photo Night - July 21, for the Challenger Game on July 26 as well as for the Local Heroes Game, but that date is TBA. The gates will open at 5:30 on July 3.

More promotional nights including the weekly promotions will be announced at a later date.

Group, season and other packaged tickets, including the ever popular and flexible Any Game, Any Time Plan, are on sale now. Individual game tickets go on sale Saturday, May 6 and can be purchased at the MSO Hub, online at MissoulaOsprey.com, or by phone at (406) 543-3300.

All gate times, game times and promotions are subject to change without notice and the fireworks shows are subject to weather conditions. For more, visit MissoulaOsprey.com.

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