04/12/2017 8:31 AM
TICKETS FOR ALL 50 HOME GAMES ON THE 2017 SCHEDULE TO GO ON SALE ON TUESDAY, APRIL 18TH @ 9:00 AM.
The 2017 season marks 25 years of baseball in Siouxland for the Sioux City Explorers. The X’s, coming off of back to back Central Division championships, begin their silver anniversary season on Thursday, May 18th against the Sioux Falls Canaries for opening night of the 2017 American Association season at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park. Beginning Tuesday, April 18th, fans will get their first opportunity to purchase single game tickets for the 2017 home opener on Thursday, May 18, and all home games on the Explorers 2017 schedule. In 2017, all Monday – Saturday home games will start at 7:05 PM and all Sunday home games will return to a 6:05 PM start (exceptions: May 23 – 11:05 AM and September 4 – 2:05 PM). Ticket prices for the 2017 season will remain very affordable for fans to enjoy Explorers baseball all summer long with Box Seats being only $12.00 each, Reserved Seats $10.00 each and General Admission tickets are just $6.00 each. Now is the time to reserve your group outing, as group discounts are available for all 50 home games for groups of 20 or more people.
Single game tickets may be purchased one of three ways: on-line at www.xsbaseball.com, by telephone (712-277-9467), or in person at the Stadium Box Office - 3400 Line Drive, Sioux City, IA 51106. Seats are sure to go fast for the X’s May 18th home opener against the Sioux Falls Canaries.
Firework shows are scheduled following the Explorers July 3rd and July 4th games at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park. There are plenty of “25th Season in Siouxland” giveaway items planned for the 2017 season; including X’s replica jerseys, baseball caps, team posters, pennants, mini bats, logo baseballs, and baseball cards.
The Explorers will once again provide Siouxland with an array of great money saving season long promotions for every day of the week in 2017. Mini and Military Mondays will return in 2017; in which all fans 12 years of age and younger, current or retired military, and first responders (police, fire, EMS) will receive a FREE reserved seat game ticket to Monday home games (not valid on Monday, July 3rd) on the 2017 schedule!
Two-For-Tuesday returns: all box seat and reserved seat game tickets are BUY ONE GET ONE FREE! (not valid on Tuesday, July 4th). Wednesdays are now Wimmer’s $1 Dog Day! Fans will have the opportunity to BUY $1 HOTDOGS ALL GAME LONG at every Wednesday home game. The ever so popular Thirsty Thursday is back; ANY size draft beer or Pepsi fountain drink is BUY ONE GET ONE FREE! College Night will also return during all Thursday home games; at which all college students showing a student ID will receive a $5 reserved seat ticket!
All new for Fridays in 2017 is TGIF: Red Solo Cup Night when fans can enjoy $2 domestic draft beer and $2 Pepsi fountain soda all game long. Also back by popular demand are “FREE SHIRT FRIDAYS” with t-shirts featuring your favorite X’s players to be given away throughout the game at every Friday home game. Souvenir Saturdays return for a sixth consecutive season too -- the first 500 fans through the gates will receive a FREE giveaway item as they enter the gates at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park for all Saturday home game on the 2017 schedule! Family Fun Day- Sunday rounds out the week with all family members having the opportunity to purchase a family value package that includes 1 reserved seat ticket, 1 hot dog, and 1 Pepsi soft drink for ONLY $12 per family member. Sunday home games will also feature a special promotion for all youth baseball and softball participants; who will receive a FREE reserved seat ticket when wearing their youth baseball or softball jersey.
Reserve your tickets now to catch all the excitement of Sioux City Explorers baseball in 2017 by going online at www.xsbaseball.com, calling the X’s at 712-277-WINS (9467), or stopping down to the stadium box office - 3400 Line Drive, Sioux City, IA 51106.