Utah Baseball

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The Raptors kicked off their 2016 season on June 17 in Idaho Falls. They had their first home game on June 20 against the Grand Junction Rockies where they unfortunately lost 5-2.
The Lindquist Field offers nightly promotions. Monday is Giveaway Night that offers freebies to the first 500 fans. Taco Tuesday provides $1 tacos all night long. Wiener Wednesday offers patrons $1 hot dogs. Looking for half-priced drinks or $2 12-ounce beers? Look no further Thirsty Thursday has got you covered. Every Friday lights up after the game with a spectacular fireworks show. Saturday is date night. Buy your ticket and get your date’s ticket for free! Kid’s 12 and under are free on Sundays and don’t forget to wear your Hawaiian shirts.
The Raptors offer various ticket options including season tickets, group tickets for parties of 20 or more and a pre-game picnic package. Tickets go fast and the Lindquist Field is often sold out. So reserve your seat today with the picnic package that comes with a reserved box seat and an all-you-can-buffet consisting of jumbo hot dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, chicken, potato salad, baked beans, chips, cookies and bottomless drinks. The package is $22 for adults and $15 for children ages three to 12. Season tickets range from $100 or $2.63 per ticket to $250 or $6.58 per ticket.
Get in on the family-friendly summer fun and attend one of these upcoming home games:



July 13
MISSOULA
7 p.m.
July 14
MISSOULA
7 p.m.
July 15
MISSOULA
7 p.m.
July 16
HELENA
7 p.m.
July 17
HELENA
4 p.m.
July 18
HELENA
7 p.m.
July 19
HELENA
7 p.m.
July 28
OREM
7 p.m.
July 29
OREM
7 p.m.

July 30
OREM
5 p.m.
Aug 2 ALL-STAR GAME
OGDEN
TBD
Aug 12
BILLINGS
7 p.m.
Aug 13
BILLINGS
7 p.m.
Aug 14
BILLINGS
4 p.m.
Aug 15
GREAT FALLS
7 p.m.
Aug 16
GREAT FALLS
7 p.m.
Aug 17
GREAT FALLS
7 p.m.
Aug 18
GREAT FALLS
7 p.m.

Aug 24
GRAND JUNCTION
6:30 p.m.
Aug 25
GRAND JUNCTION
6:30 p.m.
Aug 26
GRAND JUNCTION
7 p.m.
Aug 27
GRAND JUNCTION
7 p.m.
Sept 1
IDAHO FALLS
6:30 p.m.
Sept 2
IDAHO FALLS
7 p.m.
Sept 3
IDAHO FALLS
7 p.m.
Sept 4
IDAHO FALLS
4 p.m.


Salt Lake Bees

The Bees kicked off their 2016 season in April. They won their first home game on April 7 versus Sacramento 5 to 2.
Smith’s Ballpark is home to The Bees and opened in 1994. The ballpark seats more than 15,000 fans. This season offers a variety of exciting promotional nights including themes, fireworks, giveaways and throwbacks. For a full schedule of their promotions this season click here.
The Bees provide abundant ticket options including season tickets, group tickets for parties of 20 or more and a range of options from diamond seats that are $27 on the day of to general admission tickets that are $11 on the day of. There aren’t any online ticket ordering fees and seats sellout fast. You can reserve your seats here.
There are still lots of home games to catch this season:



July 22
TACOMA
6:30 p.m.
July 23
TACOMA
6:30 p.m.
July 24
TACOMA
7 p.m.
July 25
TACOMA
7 p.m.
August 3
RENO
7 p.m.
August 4
RENO
5 p.m.
August 5
RENO
7 p.m.
August 6
RENO
7 p.m.

August 12
ROUND ROCK
7 p.m.
August 13
ROUND ROCK
6:30 p.m.
August 14
ROUND ROCK
7 p.m.
August 15
ROUND ROCK
7 p.m.
August 16
NEW ORLEANS
7 p.m.
August 17
NEW ORLEANS
7 p.m.
August 18
NEW ORLEANS
7 p.m.
August 19
NEW ORLEANS
7 p.m.

August 29
ALBUQUERQUE
7 p.m.
August 30
ALBUQUERQUE
7 p.m.
August 31
ALBUQUERQUE
7 p.m.
September 1
ALBUQUERQUE
7 p.m.
September 2
LAS VEGAS
6:30 p.m.
September 3
LAS VEGAS
7 p.m.
September 4
LAS VEGAS
7 p.m.
September 5
LAS VEGAS
1 p.m.


Happenings Around Ogden

cinema-179743_640With the warm summer nights (and days), there is nothing like exploring Ogden, taking in the sights, and enjoying time with your friends and family. Some fun things going on around town worth checking out:

Movie Night at the Ogden Amphitheatre: Monday, August 3, 2015 at 7 PM. From now until August 10th, grab your blankets, chairs, and family and settle down for a free movie.

Try something new with Middle Eastern Dance with Candace Baker (Zuhra) on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 7 PM (Eccles Community Art Center (dance studio)). This class is perfect for all ages; tuition: $42. For more details call 801-392-6935 or check out their website.

Explore the Ogden Valley Open Market, Thursday, August 6, 2015 from 5:30 – 8:30 PM. Located at 2405 N Hwy 158, Eden Utah, this market runs from July until September. With great produce, art, live music, food, and so much more. For more information call 801-686-8483 or the website.

There are a lot of great events taking place around Ogden so grab your family, pack your sunscreen and create those family memories you’ll remember the rest of your life…and don’t forget your camera!

6 Things to Explore on Historic 25th Street

5_union-station-ogdenOne of my favorite spots in Ogden is the Historic 25th Street. There are so many awesome shops and restaurants that line the street and entice people into their stores. While you are strolling the streets here are 6 things you should check out:

1. Tour the Historic Union Station

2. Take in the scenery of the entire street from the rooftop bar from Alleged

3. Enjoy a night of concerts and movies at the Ogden Amphitheater

4. Get in touch with you artistic side at the Liquid Canvas

5. Seek out the infamous painted horses. Be sure to download the One Ogden app for the walking tour.

6. Explore the Municipal Gardens

Get more ideas of things to do on 25th Street and let us know what is your favorite part of Ogden.