The Crawdads Open House is coming up on Sat., April 7! Come by for some Easter food, fun, and entertainment! The FREE Open House runs from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at L.P. Frans Stadium! This year's Open House will
feature many EGGstremely fun activities and a great ticket special. The first 200 fans at the Open House can get 4 tickets to any Opening Weekend game (April 12-15) and 2 parking passes redeemable anytime for only $20! After you take advantage of this great ticket special, enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt, an egg toss, a spoon and egg race, and more!
Also, don't miss your first chance to meet members from this year's team and get their autographs! Bring your family to chow down on FREE popcorn and $1 hot dogs and Pepsi products. Enjoy Soundstorm DJs' festive tunes while you hang out with Conrad the Crawdad, play in the Bounce House, test your arm at the Speed Pitch, and browse the special discounted Team Store table!
For more information on the Open House, visit Hickorycrawdads.com or call the Front Office at (828) 322-3000!
Countdown to Opening Night!
The Crawdads 2012 Home Opener is just 22 days away, coming up on Thurs., April 12 vs. the Asheville Tourists at 7 p.m. Don't miss Thirsty Thursday, presented by Buffalo Wild Wings and 1290 WHKY, featuring $1 can beers and Pepsis, as well as the Sneak Peek Night promotion. Gates open at 6 p.m.
All the Opening Weekend FUN continues on Fri., April 13 with Grand Opening Fireworks, presented by Crowne Plaza, Mister Tuxedo and The Big Dawg 92.1FM, and a 7 p.m. first pitch. Then, on Sat., April 14, it's Eric Church Bobblehead Giveaway for the first 1,000 fans with a paid admission, courtesy of Galaxy, Ragu and KICKS 103.3FM. First pitch will be 6 p.m. that Saturday, with gates opening at 5 p.m.
High School Doubleheader at L.P. Frans this Saturday
Pennsylvania High School baseball will be coming to L.P. Frans Stadium this Saturday when three teams from the Keystone state battle it out in a doubleheader. The doubleheader will feature the Southpark Eagles, Hickory Hornets, and Saegertown Panthers.
Game 1 of the doubleheader will start at 1 p.m. and feature the Southpark Eagles vs. the Hickory Hornets. The second game of the day will start at 4 p.m. and feature the Southpark Eagles vs. the Saegertown Panthers. Tickets are just $5 for both games and are available now by calling the Front Office at (828) 322-3000! Don't miss your chance to see some great high school baseball this Saturday at L.P. Frans.
Brand-new Ticket Book Special available NOW!
Crawdads Ticket Books for the 20th Anniversay Season in 2012 combine convenience, flexibility and value, and are available NOW at the Crawdads Front Office or by calling (828) 322-3000!
With a Crawdads Ticket Book, you will receive 10 undated tickets that can be used in any quantity at any Crawdads home game during the 2012 season, excluding the 4th of July and Christian Concert game. Order yours by Wed., April 11, and receive 2 FREE tickets to the 2012 Home Opener on Thurs., April 12 at 7 p.m.!
For more information on Crawdads Ticket Books, click here or call the Group Sales Department at (828) 322-3000.
Media Day and Open Workout scheduled for Tues., April 3
Tues., April 3 will be the Crawdads Media Day and Open Workout at L.P. Frans Stadium. Media Day will run from 4 - 5 p.m. in the Home Clubhouse and is only open to members of the media. Please RSVP to Media Relations and Community Outreach Assistant Jeff Dunlap at
or call (828) 322-3000.
Following the Media Day event, all fans will have their first chance to catch this year's team in action during the Open Workout on the field at L.P. Frans Stadium. The Open Workout will start at approximately 5:30 p.m. and is FREE to attend. Call the Front Office at (828) 322-3000 for more info.
Craft a caption, win free stuff!
Every Tuesday, be sure to check the Crawdads Facebook and Twitter pages to take part in the Crawdads Caption Contest! Each week will feature a new picture for fans to describe with a short caption. Winners are picked on Fridays and will receive a great Crawdads prize! Click here to add a caption in this week's contest!