Chiefs Homestand Highlights - August 21st-27th
The Syracuse Chiefs return home to NBT Bank Stadium on Tuesday, August 21st for a seven-day homestand. The Chiefs will host the Lehigh Valley IronPigs (AAA-Phillies) for three games before hosting the Rochester Red Wings (AAA-Twins) in a four-game series. This homestand features SU Athletics Night, two nights of fireworks extravaganzas, and the return of the Syracuse Salt Potatoes from a Thursday-Sunday!
Tuesday, August 21st @ 6:35 p.m. (Syracuse Chiefs vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs) - Tuesday is the perfect night for tacos at NBT Bank Stadium. On Taco Tuesday, choose from ground beef or mojito lime chicken tacos from our Taco Cart. You get three tacos for $8. Fans 21 and older can add a Corona to their order and make it a real fiesta!
Wednesday, August 22nd @ 6:35 p.m. (Syracuse Chiefs vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs) - The Syracuse Chiefs are excited to welcome Syracuse University Athletics back to NBT Bank Stadium for the fourth annual SU Athletics Night. Syracuse University head football coach Dino Babers and Syracuse Director of Athletics John Wildhack will both throw ceremonial first pitches before the game. Otto the Orange, the University Dance Team, and the SU Spirit Squad will all be at the ballpark, performing and interacting with fans at the stadium throughout the game. SU Athletics will have a table on the concourse during the game with a prize wheel, posters, and more. Fans can check out the table to win prizes while learning about SU Athletics.
In addition, former Syracuse University basketball player and Jamesville-Dewitt graduate Dajuan Coleman will also be at the game and will sign autographs. Coleman was recently added to the Syracuse Stallions, a semi-pro basketball team in Central New York that is part of the American Basketball Association (ABA).
SU Athletics Night is also a Winning Wednesday, presented by The Score 1260. If the Chiefs win, you win. All fans can exchange their ticket for any remaining home game in the 2018 season if the Chiefs beat the IronPigs on Wednesday. Plus, come out to NBT Bank Stadium for Baseball Bingo, presented by Turning Stone Resort Casino. Fans play to win glamourous prizes throughout the game and win big at the ballpark!
Thursday, August 23rd @ 6:35 p.m. (Syracuse Salt Potatoes vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs) -On this salty $1 Thursday, presented by 95X and NewsChannel 9, fans can enjoy $1 Hofmann hot dogs, $1 medium fountain Coca-Cola products, $1 select souvenir and $2 draft Saranac, Labatt, Coors & 1911 hard ciders. Thursday is also Salute to Tipp Hill night, brought to you by Visit Syracuse and Destiny USA. The 1st 1000 fans through the gates will receive an Upside-down traffic light/Salt Potato snow globe, courtesy of Visit Syracuse.
Friday, August 24th @ 7:05 p.m. (Syracuse Salt Potatoes vs. Rochester Red Wings) - Join the Salt Potatoes for Craft Beer Friday! Potato-lovers 21 & older can enjoy our craft beer package, only $20 for a 200-level ticket to the game and (2) vouchers for craft beers from the Now & Later Craft Corner. The first 1000 fans 21 & older through the gates that night will receive a Salt Potatoes jersey, presented by Labatt. After the game, stay salty and enjoy a post-game fireworks show, courtesy of Labatt and our media co-sponsor: 93Q!
Saturday, August 25th @ 7:05 p.m. (Syracuse Salt Potatoes vs. Rochester Plates) - #SackUp for another epic showdown in the Duel of the Dishes as the Salt Potatoes take on the Plates at NBT Bank Stadium. The prize is an 8-foot tall golden fork, so come out to support your Salt Potatoes! In addition, the first 1000 fans through the gates on Saturday will receive a Salt Potato standing on a garbage plate bobblehead, courtesy of Embassy Suites. Then, after the game, fans can enjoy another spectacular fireworks extravaganza!
Sunday, August 26th @ 1:05 p.m. (Syracuse Salt Potatoes vs. Rochester Red Wings) - Families come out to enjoy the last day of Salt Potatoes Power Move Weekend on Tater Tot day and Kids Eat Free Sunday, presented by NBT Bank and The Rebel 105.9! Kids 12 & under will receive vouchers when they arrive for a free kids popcorn and 12 oz. Coca-Cola drink in the 1st inning, a kids Hofmann hot dog and a 12 oz. Coca-Cola fountain drink in the 3rd inning and a kids Perry's ice cream cup in the 6th inning. Specialty tater tots will be on sale all game long for your enjoyment. After the game, fans can run the bases, courtesy of East Syracuse Chevrolet!
Monday, August 27th @ 6:35 p.m. (Syracuse Chiefs vs. Rochester Red Wings) - The Chiefs wrap up the homestand with Mangia Monday and Bark in the Park with a Doggie Bag Giveaway, sponsored by Melvin & Melvin Law Firm. Bring your pooch to the park to celebrate the Syracuse Chiefs Bark in the Park game. The first 500 fans in attendance will receive a doggie waste bag dispenser. Dog tickets are $5 with all dog ticket proceeds going to the local participating rescue groups! Plus, on Mangia Monday, for just $20, you'll receive a ticket to the game plus an all-you-can-eat buffet for seven innings in the Hank Sauer Room of Legends. Be sure to ask for the Mangia Monday ticket package when ordering your tickets!
With the season winding down, don't miss your opportunity to experience all of these fun promotions! For tickets to this upcoming homestand or any remaining Chiefs home game in 2018, visit the NBT Bank Stadium Ticket Office or call 315-474-7833 during regular office hours (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or visit www.syracusechiefs.com anytime.
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