Jumbo Shrimp Homestand Highlights April 25-29

  • by Joseph Cartolano
  • April 23, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fl. – The 2019 Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp season presented by Community First Credit Union continues at 7:05 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 from the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The Jumbo Shrimp will host the Tennessee Smokies, Double-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, for a five-game series from April 25 through Monday, April 29 with a promotional lineup that includes the following highlights:


Thursday, April 25, 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.

Seagram's 7 At The Tiki: Fans who are at least 21 years of age can visit the Seagram's 7 camper at the Tiki Terrace for a tasting sample of America's spirit and an interactive game of chance.

Police Night: The Jumbo Shrimp are proud to honor all local police and sheriff officers for Police Night at the Baseball Grounds. Special police vehicles and trucks will be on display. The Police Athletic League of Jacksonville (JaxPAL) will also be in attendance.

Media Sponsor: Cox


Friday, April 26, 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.

Military Appreciation Day presented by Navy Mutual: All active and retired military, veterans and their immediate families receive free general admission or reserved tickets to Friday’s game.

A Better Jacksonville Series Greeting Card Drive: Join the Jumbo Shrimp for part one of their A Better Jacksonville Series as the club collects greeting cards to write and send to active military personnel. Everyone who donates to all five of the A Better Jacksonville Series will be entered to throw out a first pitch on August 25.

Media Sponsor: Renda (Gator/WEJZ)

Saturday, April 27, 6:35 p.m. (Gates open at 5:30 p.m.)

Halfway To Pumpkin Spice Night presented by 121 Financial: From Pumpkin Spice Shrimp to Pumpkin Spice prizes that may or may not have been purchased last October when they were still in the store, the Jumbo Shrimp are inviting fans for a night of Pumpkin Spice fun. The first 2,000 fans through the gates will receive a special Jumbo Shrimp coffee tumbler presented by 121 Financial in honor of Halfway To Pumpkin Spice Night.

Saturday Night Fireworks presented by 121 Financial: The first seven Saturdays of the 2019 season (through June 22) feature postgame fireworks! Don’t miss a single fireworks show by purchasing the Jumbo Shrimp’s Fireworks+Plus ticket package.

Boy Scout Night: The Jumbo Shrimp are hosting their annual Scout Night Sleepover on the field after the game. For $16 (with $3 going back to the Boy Scouts of America North Florida Council), each Scout will get a reserved seat, hot dog and 12 oz. fountain drink, as well as participate in a pregame Scout March on the field with a PA-Video Board welcome. Email Peter Ercey at [email protected] for information and to sign up.


Sunday, April 28, 3:05 p.m. (Gates open at 2 p.m.)

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 show and movie characters roaming the park. The Minions from will be around on April 28 at the Baseball Grounds and following the game, kids 12 and under can run the bases.

Youth Sports Day: The Jumbo Shrimp are welcoming youth sports groups from all over North Florida for a fun day of baseball and pregame parade on the field. To get your team in on the action, email James Abbatinozzi at [email protected].

TEACH Day presented by WJCT: Join the Jumbo Shrimp for TEACH Day presented by WJCT and meet Clifford the Big Red Dog.


Monday, April 29, 12:05 p.m. (Gates open at 11 a.m.) Offers cannot be combined

VyStar Credit Union Members Buy-One, Get-One-Free: VyStar Credit Union members can get a buy-one, get-one free ticket special by showing their VyStar credit or debit card at the box office.

Yuengling Business Person Special: A package of a reserved seat, jumbo hot dog and 16 oz. Yuengling can (or small fountain soda) is just $15 at the Jumbo Shrimp box office.

Half-price 16 oz. Yuengling cans: Fans can enjoy 16 oz. cans of Yuengling for just $3.

National Shrimp Scampi Day: The Jumbo Shrimp will have shrimp scampi on special at the Wheelhouse Lounge.

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 for $2: A ballpark tradition is just $2 at every game!

The Jumbo Shrimp debit card presented by Community First Credit Union: Benefits include 10% 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).


Tickets are available at www.jaxshrimp.com, by calling (904) 358-2846 or by visiting the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville box office. The Jumbo Shrimp's in-season box office hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays, as well as 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday. On Monday through Saturday game days, the box office is open at 9 a.m. through the end of the game. On Sunday game days, the box office will be open from 11 a.m. through the end of the game.


ABOUT THE JUMBO SHRIMP: The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp offer affordable family fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Their inaugural season garnered the Southern League’s Don Mincher Organization of the Year, Promotional Trophy and Jimmy Bragan Executive of the Year, won by General Manager Harold Craw. To experience the excitement with the terrific value of ticket and group options, call the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358-2846 or visit www.jaxshrimp.com.


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