Jumbo Shrimp Homestand Highlights August 7-11
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The 2019 Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp season presented by Community First Credit Union continues at 7:05 p.m. on Wednesday, August 7 from the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The Jumbo Shrimp will host the Mississippi Braves, Double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves, for a five-game series from August 7 through Sunday, August 11. The homestand features a promotional lineup that includes the following highlights:
Wednesday, August 7, 7:05 p.m. (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
Standard Feed & Seed Canines and Crustaceans Dog Day: The Jumbo Shrimp and Standard Feed & Seed are welcoming fans and their canine companion for the fifth and final Dog Day of the season. Canines get in free as long as their human companion buys a ticket. Dog-free seating is located in Sections 110 and 111, the WheelHouse Lounge and BDO Suite Level.
Publix Corks & Forks: Fans can purchase a $15 ticket package or upgrade their reserved seat for $6 to sample food and wine prepared by Chef Tony from Publix for each Wednesday night home game (except July 3) throughout the 2019 season. Use the promo code "publix19" when purchasing Publix Corks & Forks tickets online at www.jaxshrimp.com. Wine sampling begins at 6:15 p.m.
Nassau County Night: The Jumbo Shrimp will celebrate Nassau County throughout Wednesday’s game.
Thursday, August 8, 7:05 p.m. (Gate open at 6 p.m.)
Thirsty Thursday presented by Budweiser: Fans can purchase $1 12 oz. and $2 24 oz. Budweiser draft products at the canopy near the Jacksonville Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Arlington Trail Rated Territory, Oasis concession stand behind Section 115 and right field bleachers, respectively. DJ Swagg and DJ MoneyGud from Power 106.1 will also provide music at the Budweiser Tiki Terrace.
St. Johns County Night: The Jumbo Shrimp will celebrate St. Johns County throughout Thursday’s game.
Media Sponsor: Cox
Friday, August 9, 7:05 p.m. (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
NAPA AutoCare Family Fireworks: Fans may visit any participating NAPA AutoCare Center to receive a FREE general admission ticket (reserved seat upgrade available at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville box office) for the Friday night game. After every Friday home game, the Jumbo Shrimp will light up the sky with NAPA AutoCare Family Fireworks!
Red Shirt Friday: Fans are encouraged to wear red to support the military and save $1 per ticket at the box office, or donate that $1 to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. The Jumbo Shrimp will wear their red "Bold City" jerseys at every Friday home game this season.
Friday Night Lites spiced up by Tijuana Flats presented by Miller Lite and Coors Light: From 6-7:30 p.m., fans are welcome to enjoy specials for $1 12 oz. Miller Lite and Coors Light drafts, as well as $1 off all craft beer at the Craft Cave near the third-base gate.
Stein Mart Date Night: Bring a date and get a pair of tickets, two small hot dogs, two small drinks and one large popcorn for just $25 at the box office window on game day. Stein Mart is also giving away $50 gift cards throughout the game!
Family Game Night: The Jumbo Shrimp are celebrating all classic family games and board games for Family Game Night.
MiLB CommUNITY Initiative: For the third consecutive year, Minor League Baseball will be celebrating the communities we call home. Created in 2016, the initiative was developed to promote unity, understanding, acceptance and inclusion within MiLB ballparks and communities.
Media Sponsor: Renda (Gator/WEJZ)
Saturday, August 10, 6:35 p.m. (Gates open at 5:30 p.m.)
Family Faith Night presented by The Promise FM 100.7 & FM 94.1: Christian musical artist Jason Gray will perform a postgame concert at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Group ticket packages are available by calling (904) 358-2846. Tickets can be purchased at www.tinyurl.com/jaxshrimpportal (Password: familyfaith).
Lunch Bag Giveaway presented by Baptist Health & Wolfson Children’s Hospital: The first 2,000 fans through the gates will receive a Jumbo Shrimp lunch bag presented by Baptist Health & Wolfson Children’s Hospital for the club’s annual back-to-school game.
Wolfson Children’s Hospital & Baptist Health Care Superheroes Night: Wolfson Children’s Hospital is saluting the superheroes of the healthcare field.
National S’mores Day: The Jumbo Shrimp will have a s’more-themed dessert at the concession stand.
Florida Blue Night: Join Florida Blue for a fun night at the ballpark. Florida Blue will be on site with a face painter, character artist and photo booth.
A Better Jacksonville Series School Supplies Drive: Join the Jumbo Shrimp for part five of their A Better Jacksonville Series as the club collects school supplies to donate to Duval County Schools. Everyone who donates to all five of the A Better Jacksonville Series will be entered to throw out a first pitch on August 25.
Sunday, August 11, 3:05 p.m. (Gates open at 2 p.m.)
Superhero Day presented by Wolfson Children’s Hospital: At the Jumbo Shrimp’s annuel Superhero party, fans can meet their favorite Superheroes, provided by WasabiCon, in person at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville on Superhero Day presented by Wolfson Children’s Hospital.
Baptist Health Sunday Family FUNday: Kids can feel like the pros before each Sunday home game, as families can play catch on the field, plus Jumbo Shrimp players will be signing autographs. Each Sunday will feature FREE face painting, balloon animals and popular kids TV and movie characters roaming around the ballpark. Following the game, kids 12 and under can run the bases.
Corona Cans Special: Every Sunday, 24 oz. Corona cans will be available for $5.
Bowden Eye and Associates Character Series – Meet Spider-Man and Captain America: The Jumbo Shrimp are inviting fans for a special meet-and-greet with Spider-Man and Captain America from 2:15-4:15 p.m. in the Wheelhouse Lounge. Tickets must be purchased on www.tinyurl.com/jaxshrimpportal (Password: bowden). Please contact Ashley McCallen at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Season-long promotions include:
Tickets as low as $5: By purchasing in advance of game day, fans can secure general admission tickets for just $5!
Military tickets for $5: Any active military member or veteran may show an ID at the box office to purchase a reserved seat or general admission ticket for just $5 for any game of the season.
Hot dogs or French fries or fountain drinks for $2: These ballpark traditions are just $2 each at every game!
The Jumbo Shrimp debit card presented by Community First Credit Union: Benefits include 10% off merchandise from the Jumbo Shrimp team store, a free small fountain drink with purchase at every game, $2 off tickets on game day, 10% off all packing supplies at Atlantic Self Storage, 10% off your entire check when using the debit card at Bono’s Pit Bar-B-Q,10% off your entire check when using the debit card at Touchdown Grill (cannot be combined with any other discounts or offers) and 10% off purchases at CGC Water (cannot be combined with any other offer).