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Ports to Host Star Wars Weekend During Second Homestand

April 19, 2018 - California League (CalL) - Stockton Ports News Release

STOCKTON, Calif.- The Ports return home to Banner Island Ballpark today, Thursday, April 19th for a quick, but promotions loaded, four-game homestand versus the Visalia Rawhide.

Thursday, April 19th | 7:10pm | Cap Giveaway and Dollar Beer Night

Gate Times: Season Ticket Holder Gate opens at 5:45pm | Main Gates open at 6:00pm

The Ports first cap giveaway of the season is presented by Tuff Shed and the first 500 fans through the gates of Thursday's game will receive the specialized item to add to their collection. Thursday is also Dollar Beer Night, presented by The Deliberation Room, where select beers and sodas will be available for purchase for $1 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

Friday, April 20th | 7:10pm | Star Wars Weekend- Pink Light Saber Giveaway

Gate Times: Season Ticket Holder Gate opens at 5:45pm | Main Gates open at 6:00pm

Friday, the Ports are presenting the "Force for the Cure" with a Pink Light Saber Giveaway (for the first 1,000 fans through the gates) courtesy of Brookside Christian School. A portion of the proceeds from Friday's game will benefit Susan G. Komen of Northern and Central California for Breast Cancer research and awareness. Following the game fans will be able to participate in Splash 4 Cash.

Saturday, April 21st | 7:10pm | Star Wars Weekend- Post-game Fireworks and Jersey Auction

Gate Times: Season Ticket Holder Gate opens at 5:30pm | Main Gates open at 5:45pm

Night two of Star Wars Weekend will feature a player worn Star Wars jersey auction (proceeds benefitting United Way of San Joaquin County) and fireworks following the game, courtesy of Food 4 Less and Rancho San Miguel Markets. Star Wars characters will be roaming the ballpark all night long for photo opportunities and other festivities throughout the game will include costume contests, Star Wars Trivia, special in-game promotions, and more. Fans are encouraged to dress as their favorite Star Wars characters for a special $2 off at the box office.

Sunday, April 22nd | 2:09pm | Bark in the Ballpark

Gate Times: Season Ticket Holder Gate opens at 12:45pm | Main Gates open at 1:00pm

The Ports' annual Bark in the Ballpark is presented by Pet Supplies Plus and all dogs receive free admission with purchase of a ticket from their owner. Dog-friendly activities will include a pre-game dog parade, an on-site pet adoption area, dog costume contests, and dog -related giveaways at the gates (courtesy of Pet Supplies Plus). Also, if fans bring a pet food product to the ballpark, they will receive $2 off their ticket. The food drive will benefit the Stockton Animal Shelter.

Kids Run The Bases: Post-game Kids Run The Bases, presented by ScholarShare, invites children 15 years of age and younger onto the field to take a lap around the infield like the pros after all Sunday games. All parents/guardians of Kids Run The Bases participants are required to fill out a waiver at Guest Services prior to the end of the game in order to partake in the activity.

Gus's Gamers Kids' Club: Every Sunday at Banner Island Ballpark is also Gus's Gamers Kids' Club Day, presented by Amy L. Scriven, DDS. Fans 15 years of age and younger are able to sign up to become members of this new and improved kids' club. Members receive a ticket to every Sunday home game, access to exclusive club activities and items, special discounts, and more. For more information on the Gus's Gamers Club, please visit or pick up a registration form at the ballpark.

Ports' ticket memberships, group tickets, mini-plans, and individual game tickets are currently available for purchase online at, by calling the Ports front office at (209) 644-1900, or by visiting the Ports' Box Office.

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