This Week in Rocky Town
Cory Morrow to Perform at Citibank, RockHounds Blankets to be Given Out–April 22
Join the RockHounds at Citibank Ballpark for 2011’s first “Pride of Texas Night.” Country singer and songwriter Cory Morrow will perform the national anthem and sign autographs on the concourse during the game. Additionally, the first 1,000 fans will receive a RockHounds blanket. Gates open at 6 p.m.; first pitch at 7 p.m.
United Blood Services Blood Drive–April 23
The RockHounds will be hosting a blood drive to benefit United Blood Services on Saturday from 5-8 p.m. at Citibank Ballpark. Register online (www.midlandrockhounds.org) in advance to set your appointment. All fans who register through the ‘Hounds website will be entered into a drawing to win one of ten $20 gift certificates to the Sidewalk Souvenir Store, as well as a ticket to a future RockHounds game.
Post-game Fireworks–April 23
It’s been a long week; you deserve a fun night out. And, boy, what a night the ‘Hounds have planned for you! Once you have given blood, there is no better way to recover than a RockHounds victory with fireworks after the game. Be one of the first 500 fans and receive a ‘Hounds seat cushion, so you can enjoy your show from the most comfortable seat in Rocky Town. Gates open at 6 p.m., and the game begins at 7 p.m., with the fireworks immediately following.
Celebrate Easter at Citibank–April 24
Every Sunday is “Family Fun Day” at Citibank Ballpark. With the coupon in that day’s Midland Reporter-Telegram, fans can purchase five reserved sears for $15, or five box seats for $30. The Golf Course Road Church of Christ is hosting an Easter “Sunrise” service…and the entire community is invited. At 9:30 a.m., the gates will open for the service, and the first 2,000 people to arrive will receive a ticket to that afternoon’s RockHounds’ game AND a free BBQ lunch! The service begins at 10:30 with lunch following. Already have morning plans? Join us for Easter afternoon baseball: gates open at 1:30 p.m.; first pitch at 2 p.m.
Monday $2 Ticket Night at Citibank Ballpark–April 25
Every Monday night, fans can purchase $2 reserved seats or $4 box seats when they mention Basic Energy Services at the box office. Gates open at 6 p.m.; first pitch is at 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday 2-for-1 Tickets at Citibank Ballpark–April 26
Baseball is meant to be enjoyed with family and friends, and there is no better day for that than Tuesday in Rocky Town. Fans can get two tickets for the price of one with the wrapper from any Kraft Singles product or a coupon from Buffalo Wild Wings in Midland. Gates open at 6 p.m.; first pitch is at 6:30 p.m.
We Win, You Win Wednesday at Citibank Ballpark–April 27
How can ‘Hounds victory make the night even better? When you win, too! If the RockHounds beat the Corpus Christi Hooks tonight, every fan will receive a voucher for a free ticket to, or concession item at, a future Wednesday game. Gates open at 6 p.m.; first pitch is at 6:30 p.m.
Thirsty Thursday–April 21
Baseball is a game of symmetry…and so is this homestand. Just like they started it, the ‘Hounds end the week with Thirsty Thursday in Rocky Town. Fountain soda and draft and domestic bottled beer are half-price. Come early, come thirsty. Gates open at 6 p.m.; first pitch at 7 p.m.
Chevy and the ‘Hounds Host FREE Baseball Clinics–May 14 and June 11
Learn the game from ‘Hounds player s and coaches! The Permian Basin Chevy Dealers and the RockHounds will be hosting two FREE youth baseball instructional clinics for boys and girls ages 7-13. Find more information and register online at www.midlandrockhounds.org. A post-clinic snack and goodie bag will be provided for all participants. Children have the option to sign up for one of two days:
Saturday, May 14, 2011: 9:00AM-12:00PM
Monahans Baseball Park
808 West 8th St.
Monahans, TX 79756
Saturday, June 11, 2011: 9:00AM-12:00PM
RockHounds Citibank Ballpark
5514 Champions Dr.
Midland, TX 79706
Timeline for both clinics:
8:00AM – 8:45AM Check In
9:00AM – 12:00PM Clinic
12:00PM – Post Clinic Snack
Participants will need to wear and bring their own baseball gear and water bottle. Practice apparel or team uniforms are acceptable, as are cleats or tennis shoes. Each child should have a personal glove, and may bring a bat.
Each child is required to RSVP and bring a signed clinic waiver form (available online) to the registration table on the day of the clinic.
Family members are encouraged to attend the clinics, but we recommend that you bring a cooler with refreshments as concessions may not be available. A post-clinic snack will be provided for all participants.