ROYALS RETURN FOR SIX-GAME HOMESTAND

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The Royals open their August home schedule on Tuesday with visits from the Mariners and Athletics.  Here is a partial list of promotions and events for this week.  For a complete list, check out the homestand release or the promotions schedule.

Wednesday, August 5 – Seattle Mariners vs. Royals, 7:10 p.m.

Promotions: 

* Buck Night presented by Independence Honda:  Hot dogs, small Pepsis, peanuts and Royals Gameday Magazines are just $1 each, all night long!

*   ’80s Retro Night:  The Royals salute the ’80s with $10 Lower Level seats. A pregame party in the Outfield Experience will feature The Zeroes, an ’80s cover band, as well as a costume contest and games.  Wear your fanny pack to the park for a special ticketing offer.   Please note:  The $3 “GA” tickets for ’80s Retro Night have sold out.

*   Ink College Night Happy Hour:  Come out to “The K” for Ink College Night!  On Wednesday, the Royals offer $7 Outfield Box or Field Plaza tickets for high school and college students with a valid ID shown at the Box Office.  Food and beverage specials are available at Outfield Experience concession areas.

Thursday, August 6 – Seattle Mariners vs. Royals, 7:10 p.m.

Promotions:

*   Hostess “Steeerike It Rich” Million Dollar Event:  Prior to the game, Jeff Faust from Noblesville, Ind., winner of the Hostess Cupcakes national promotion, will try to win a million dollars by throwing three consecutive strikes through a target on the Kauffman Stadium field.  Jeff was randomly chosen after entering the Hostess “Streerike It Rich Sweepstakes” on a cupcake box earlier this summer.  

Events:

*   Royals Back to School Drive (August 6-7):  Royals Wives and volunteers host the fifth annual Back to School Drive to benefit Primitivo Garcia Elementary School.  Royals pitcher Gil Meche and his wife Stacy have been named co-chairs of this year’s drive.  Royals Wives will collect school supplies behind section 232 on the Plaza Concourse level of Kauffman Stadium from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on August 6 and from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on August 7.  Additional drop-off sites for the two-day drive will be outside Gates B and D of Kauffman Stadium.  

Friday, August 7 – Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals, 7:10 p.m.

Promotions:

*   Hy-Vee/Pepsi Fireworks Friday:  Fans get treated to a fireworks spectacular courtesy of Hy-Vee and Pepsi following the Royals contest with the Oakland Athletics.

*   Bob Evans Bases Loaded 4-Pack: Fans can score big with the Bob Evans Bases Loaded 4-Pack. Get four (4) View Level Infield tickets and $10 of loaded value per ticket for concessions and merchandise – over a $100 value – all for just $60!  Additional tickets may be purchased for just $15 each which includes a game ticket and $10 of loaded value.

*   Salute to Uniformed Heroes Weekend (August 7-9):  Active duty and retired military, police and firefighters can purchase half price tickets to all three weekend games by showing a valid ID at the box office.  Presented by Farmers Insurance.

Saturday, August 8 – Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals, 6:10 p.m.

Promotions:

*   Frank White Hall of Fame Figurine:  The first 20,000 fans will receive replica figurine of Frank White’s retired number statue.

Events:

*   Salute to Uniformed Heroes Weekend:  Saturday’s events will honor military members, with a special FOX Sports Kansas City simulcast to Afghanistan where members of the Missouri National Guard are deployed.  Military equipment from Fort Riley will be on display prior to the game in Lot A.  Presented by Farmers Insurance.

*   Baseball Night in Kansas City:  610 Saturday:  Celebrate 40 years of Royals baseball with special activities in the Outfield Experience!  This 610 Saturday pre-game party includes a remote from KCSP, live music, activities for fans of all ages and food and drink specials.

Sunday, August 9 – Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals, 1:10 p.m.

Promotions:

*   Back to School Chest Protector Backpack:  First 10,000 fans, 14 and under.

*   Sprint Fun Run:  Fans of all ages can head to the field following the Royals series finale with the Oakland Athletics to run the bases in the Sprint Fun Run.

*   Bob Evans Bases Loaded 4-Pack: Fans can score big with the Bob Evans Bases Loaded 4-Pack. Get four (4) View Level Infield tickets and $10 of loaded value per ticket for concessions and merchandise – over a $100 value – all for just $60!  Additional tickets may be purchased for just $15 each which includes a game ticket and $10 of loaded value.

Events:

*   Salute to Uniformed Heroes:  The Royals will honor police and firefighting personnel throughout the day.  Police and fire equipment will be on display prior to the game on the access road in front of Lot J.  Presented by Farmers Insurance.

The complete homestand schedule is listed below:

Tuesday, August 4                 Seattle Mariners vs. Kansas City Royals                               7:10 p.m.
Wednesday, August 5            Seattle Mariners vs. Kansas City Royals                               7:10 p.m.
Thursday, August 6                Seattle Mariners vs. Kansas City Royals                               7:10 p.m.
Friday, August 7                     Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals                            7:10 p.m.
Saturday, August 8                 Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals                            6:10 p.m.
Sunday, August 9                   Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals                            1:10 p.m.

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