BALTIMORE, MD (ANN) — The Orioles today released their 2019 promotional schedule highlighted by an extensive slate of unique items and events, as well as returning favorites, to appeal to Birdland’s diverse fanbase. The Orioles also announced that individual game tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 1, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Birdland Members will receive a special pre-sale opportunity on Thursday, February 28 at 10:00 a.m.
May the ‘fourth’ be with you on Saturday, May 4, as the Orioles celebrate _Star Wars_™ Night and the first 20,000 fans 15 and over receive a BB-8 beanie. Fans wishing to upgrade their experience can purchase a Star Wars Night Theme Night package which also includes a Trey Mancini and BB-8 bobblehead.
Elves will deck Oriole Park’s halls on Tuesday, June 25, for the Halfway to Christmas Celebration, and the first 20,000 fans 15 and over will receive an Oriole Bird Nutcracker.
The Orioles will honor Orioles Legend and Special Advisor & Community Liaison Brooks Robinson with a bobblehead for the first 25,000 fans 15 & over on July 16. The team will celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the 1989 “Why Not?” Orioles with a reunion and a t-shirt giveaway on August 9.
Returning this season are newly-designed items for two of the most popular promotions in recent seasons: the Maryland Flag Replica Jersey for the first 30,000 fans 15 and over on June 29, and the Birdland Hawaiian Shirt for the first 30,000 fans 15 and over on July 13.
Fans in attendance the Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend, May 11, can watch A League of Their Own on the video board following the game, presented by United Concordia. The first 20,000 fans 18 and over will also receive a “There’s No Crying in Baseball” t-shirt. A limited number of Theme Night ticket packages are also available that include a Rockford Peaches Orioles cap and the opportunity to watch the movie from the field. The season’s second movie night will feature _Field of Dreams_™ and will take place on the Saturday of Father’s Day weekend, June 15.
Orioles fans will see the return of popular Theme Nights including _Game of Thrones_® on May 21; Senior Day Ticket Package for fans 60-and-over on May 23; two Bark at Oriole Park events on May 29 and September 10; Yoga at the Yard on June 1; LGBT Pride Night on June 12; and O’stoberfest, presented by Raven Beer, on September 20.
New this season, the Orioles will host Margaritaville Night on June 11. Fans who purchase a ticket package to this Theme Night will receive an exclusive “It’s 7:05 Somewhere” t-shirt. More details on each Theme Night, and dates for additional events, including WWE Night, Nurse Appreciation Week, Lax Night, Brunch at the Ballpark, and the University Night series, will be announced at a later date.
The “Friday Fireworks & Music” series will take place every Friday from June through August, allowing fans the opportunity to enjoy the popular postgame activity following seven games this season. Kids Run the Bases, presented by Weis Markets, will take place after every Sunday home game in 2019, giving kids the opportunity to round the bases like their favorite players.