Homestand Highlights: September 13 – 19

The Royals return to Kansas City on Monday, September 13 for a six-game homestand.  The Oakland Athletics visit Kauffman Stadium for a three-game series, September 13-15, which opens with a special 2:10 p.m. matinee on Monday prior to the Monday Night Football game at Arrowhead Stadium.  Following an off day on September 16, the Royals host the Cleveland Indians for a three-game weekend set, September 17-19.

The homestand is packed with great giveaways and special events, including a Joakim Soria T-Shirt Tuesday, a Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day celebration, the second Girls Night Out event of the season, and more.

Monday, September 13 – Oakland Athletics vs. Royals, 2:10 p.m.

         Hy-Vee Royal “Nite” – All Hy-Vee Level tickets (excluding Hy-Vee Reserved Box) are just $5.

         PARKING NOTE FOR ROYALS/CHIEFS DOUBLEHEADER – Fans will be asked to exit the Truman Sports Complex at the conclusion of the Royals game unless they have purchased two-pack parking for both the Royals and Chiefs games.  Two-pack parking may be purchased for $32 (cash only) as fans enter the tollgates.  Fans attending the Royals game only may enter the complex using a Royals parking pass, parking purchased in advance at or by paying $10 (cash only) at the tollgates. 

Soria_t-shirt.jpgTuesday, September 14 – Oakland Athletics vs. Royals, 7:10 p.m.

         Viva Los Royals presented by Sprint – The pregame celebration begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Outfield Experience.  Fans can enjoy dance performances from el Grupo Atotonilco, as well as live music from Gustavo Cornejo, Kontrolando Show and MRM courtesy of La Super X-1250 AM.

         Joakim Soria T-Shirt Tuesday – In conjunction with the Viva Los Royals celebration, the first 20,000 fans receive a t-shirt featuring two-time All-Star Joakim Soria courtesy of Sprint.

Wednesday, September 15 – Oakland Athletics vs. Royals, 7:10 p.m.

         Elvis Night – Break out your blue suede shoes and join us for Elvis Night!  The pregame party starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Outfield Experience with Elvis impersonator E-Rock taking the stage at 6:00 p.m.  A costume contest will follow at 6:50 p.m. with the chance to win a Royals prize pack.  KCMO 94.9 FM morning show host Dick Wilson will also be on hand for a live remote throughout the pregame event.

         Buck Night – Hot dogs, small Pepsi products, peanuts, Twinkies, Gameday Magazines and scorecards for just $1 each all night long.

         INK College Night –

Green&WhiteKCcap.jpgFriday, September 17 – Cleveland Indians vs. Royals, 7:10 p.m.

         Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day – The annual Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day celebration begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Outfield Experience.  The festivities will feature a performance by local Irish band Flannigan’s Right Hook and green draft beer.  Ticket packages, which include a game ticket, $6 in loaded value for concessions or retail purchases, and a green and white Royals cap, are available at note that the pictured cap is exclusive to the Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day ticket package.

         Hy-Vee/Pepsi Fireworks Fridays – A spectacular fireworks show after every Friday home game.

         Bases Loaded 4-Pack –

Saturday, September 18 – Cleveland Indians vs. Royals, 6:10 p.m.

GNO_shirt.jpg         Girls Night Out presented by Chevy – A special pregame happy hour is set to begin at 3:30 p.m. in the Outfield Experience for those with Girls Night Out VIP ticket packages and will open up to all ladies at 4:30 p.m.  The event will feature mini spa services, product sampling from Hy-Vee and Pepsi, entertainment from Howl at the Moon dueling pianos, and a fall fashion show from Macy’s.  Girls Night Out media partner 98.1 KUDL will be on hand, and NBC Action News anchor Christa Dubill is scheduled to emcee the event.  Fans can purchase a Girls Night Out package, which includes a game ticket with $6 in loaded value, a specially-designed Royals t-shirt and a $5 donation to the American Heart Association, online at or by phone at 1-800-6ROYALS.  Please note that the shirt is exclusive to the Girls Night Out ticket package. 

GNO2_knitcap_002.jpg         Royals Cap – In conjunction with the Girls Night Out event, the first 10,000 ladies through the gates will receive a Royals knit cap courtesy of Chevy. 

         610 Saturday – Enjoy great food, live music and activities for fans of all ages prior to the game in the Outfield Experience.

Sunday, September 19 – Cleveland Indians vs. Royals, 1:10 p.m.

Silly_Bandz.jpg         Silly Bandz Day – The first 8,000 kids age 14 and under receive a pack of Silly Bandz featuring Royals-themed designs.

         Fun Run presented by Sprint.  All fans can run the bases after the game (conditions permitting).

         Bases Loaded 4-Pack –

TRAFFIC REMINDER:  The Royals remind fans that Stadium Drive is currently closed at Raytown Road.  To access parking on the west side of Kauffman Stadium, fans may proceed on Raytown Road past Stadium Drive and enter the Truman Sports Complex through Gate 5.  To access parking on the east side of Kauffman Stadium, fans may continue on Raytown Road approximately one mile past Gate 5 and enter the complex through Gate 4.


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