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Gear Up For Pelican’s Baseball!
Stock up on your peanuts and cracker jacks and prepare for a summer full of base-running fun at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans games! This local minor league team always draws a crowd and presents the perfect opportunity to spend some time with family and friends and enjoy the Myrtle Beach weather. Ideal for guests of all ages, a trip to a Pelicans game is fun for the whole family!
The season kicks off on Thursday, April 3rd with a weekend long home series against the Salem Red Sox and runs through the beginning of September, giving guests to the Grand Strand plenty of opportunities to see this talented team play. The Pelicans are pulling out all the stops to make sure the season opener is one to remember! There will be a pre-game autograph session and a special giveaway for the first 5,000 fans, in addition to an extravagant post-game fireworks fiesta!
The fun doesn’t stop after opening weekend, however. Each week the Pelicans host a wide array of promotions, including:
• Mondays – Backpack Buddies Drive: Donate a Backpack Buddy approved item and receive ½ price admission
• $2sdays - $2 Craft Beer Drafts from 6pm – 8pm during the game
• Weiner Wednesday - $1 Hebrew National hot dogs all night long
• Thirsty Thursdays - $1 Bud and Bud Light drafts from 6pm – 8pm during the game
• Saturdays – Post-Game fireworks
• Other theme nights, giveaways, and more!
Though the games are certainly entertaining on their own, the Pelicans staff goes above and beyond to ensure that even the little ones stay tuned in and have plenty to do throughout the evening. There is on-field entertainment in between innings in addition to giveaways and games to keep the crowd involved. There are also several food stands serving up your favorite treats, like hotdogs, burgers, popcorn, drinks and more in case you get hit by a surprise snack attack.
Do you have a group? The more the merrier! The Myrtle Beach Pelicans welcome groups of any size and even have special packages for different group sizes:
• 10-30 guests: $1 off tickets; name on video board
• 31-60 Guests: $2 off tickets; name on video board and first pitch
• 61+ Guests: $3 off tickets; name on video board, first pitch, and on-field game.
There are also special packages for special occasions, like the Picnic Zone. Guests who purchase this package have seating options of the field box, reserved box, and the Budweiser Thirsty Inning Deck (package prices vary by seating arrangement). The Picnic Zone includes a full picnic spread of grilled chicken, burgers with all the fixin’s, hot dogs, cole slaw, chips, cookies, and drinks. Kids in the group will also get free Kids Zone Tickets and the group will be featured on the first pitch video board. The stadium also features several luxury suite options ideal for larger groups looking for the most comfortable seats in the house.
It’s not really summertime without a trip to the ball field! Make your Myrtle Beach vacation memorable with a trip to a Pelicans game. This minor league team offers family friendly entertainment at an affordable price. Be sure to check out this popular team during your next stay in Myrtle Beach!