The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home for a three-game series beginning Friday, September 2 at Joker Marchant Stadium. Lakeland will host the Tampa Yankees September 2 (doubleheader) and September 4. Games against the Yankees on September 1 and 3 will be played in Tampa. Tickets for all home games are available by calling the Flying Tigers at (863) 686-8075. Box seats are $6 and reserved seats are $5 and seniors 55 and over and children 14 and under receive a $1.00 discount. Saturday tickets are an additional $1. Wednesday All-You-Can-Eat tickets are $10. Parking is FREE.
Friday, Sept. 2 Doubleheader vs. Tampa Yankees @ 5:00 p.m. (Gates open at 4:30 p.m.)
“Grab Bag” Promotional Item Giveaway
The first 300 paid fans will have their choice of a Flying Tigers promotional item including bobbleheads, ponchos, baseball cards, thunder stix and many more. Items are limited in quantity and sizes. Gates will open at 4:30 p.m.
Florida Department of Transportation Night
The Florida Department of Transportation will be promoting its “Over the Limit, Under Arrest” campaign and encouraging fans to be responsible this holiday weekend. FDOT will have a display in the main concourse, provide giveaways to fans, promotions during the game and will recognizing local law enforcement.
South McKeel Academy Spirit Night
South McKeel Academy students, teachers and parents will be participating in fun promotions throughout the game as part of Back to School Night. They will also be holding a raffle with cool prizes.
ConKerr Cancer Night
The ConKerr Cancer Center will be holding a fundraiser for their “A Case for Smiles” campaign, which has volunteers making pillow cases for cancer kid patients in area and national children’s hospitals. They will be giving away 4 raffle prizes – 2 baskets with gift cards to local restaurants, 1 set of Flying Tiger pillowcases, and 1 Flying Tiger pillow.
Multiple Sclerosis Society will be raising money and awareness for MS. They will have a table display in the main concourse.
Sunday, Sept. 4 vs. Tampa Yankees @ 11:00 a.m. (Gates open at 10:00 a.m.)
Sunday is Kids Day. All kids 14 and under will receive free admission to the game. Kids can play catch on the field beginning at 10 a.m. (weather permitting). Kids can also run the bases just like the Flying Tigers following the game (weather permitting). All fans will receive a voucher for a free sundae, compliments of Dairy Queen – North Lakeland.