The Fort Wayne Mad Ants announced their full promotional schedule for the 2017-18 season today which is headlined by 2 Halftime Fireworks Shows. You can view the entire schedule by clicking here.
Here are some highlights of this year’s promotional schedule:
FIREWORKS! The Mad Ants will feature a halftime fireworks show for the first time ever during their November 10th and December 30th home games.
This season the Mad Ants will incorporated some new theme nights into the schedule including Nickelodeon Night on December 30th, which will celebrate the 90’s kid and their favorite childhood shows and feature a Mad Ants Lunchbox Giveaway.
The Mad Ants will “Party On” March 16th as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of the movie Wayne’s World. The 1st 1,000 fans will receive a special “Fort” Wayne’s World Hat to commemorate the occasion and the game will feature some interactive elements from the film including a full crowd singing of “Bohemian Rhapsody”.
December 18th will feature the team’s first ever Cash Giveaway Night when the first 500 fans through the door will receive an envelope with a special cash prize.
Some of the fan favorite themes and promotions that will be returning this year are Military Night (Nov.10), Princess Night (Dec.2), Star Wars Night (Dec. 16), Hoops N Hounds (Jan.7), and Superhero Night (Feb.3).
Also returning will be School Day Out on February 1st. This 11:00am game is known as Fort Wayne’s Greatest Field Trip and boasts an educational theme and all students in attendance receive an exclusive Mad Ants workbook that will be featured throughout the game.
Again this year, the Mad Ants will be featuring a number of unique giveaway items during the season. Starting on opening night with a special “Mad About Blue” World Tour T-Shirt. Magnet Schedules, Winter Hats, Lunchboxes, Socks, and a Ron Howard Bobblehead are among the items to be had at the Coliseum this season.
All promotions are subject to change.