The Bristol Blues are entering their third season in the FCBL and they have just released a portion of their 2017 promotional calendar. There are numerous promotions throughout the season and here are just a few.
Saturday June 10, 7PM, Breathalyzer Night
Come to the game, pass a breathalyzer test in the 7th inning, and receive a free beer. Presented by Anheuser-Busch.
Wednesday June 28, 7PM, No Cheering Night
Fans in attendance are encouraged to sit silently and not cheer. Text, read and shut-up!
Saturday July 8, Medication Night
Meds anyone? Bring your empty medication bottles and have them filled by a pharmacist.
Tuesday July 25, Survey Night
Come on down to historic Muzzy Field and take a survey. Take your pick from the Memorial Boulevard, Route 6 Corridor, Downtown Vision, Centre Square, or 2017 Election, Surveys.
Representatives from Milone & MacBroom, Fitzgerald and Halliday, Inc., the Chamber of Commerce and the Forestville consulting firm of Landry, Issel and Escalanté will tally the results.
Thursday August 3, 7PM, Running of the Bulls
A bull run or “encierros” as it is referred to in Spanish will be held following the top part of the 5th inning.
Starting near Bristol Pizza the bulls will chase the runners down Jacobs Street, to Muzzy Street and through the entrance to the stadium along the right field line and onto the field to a cheering bloodthirsty crowd.
The game will resume with the bulls staying on the field to graze.
Chaos, danger and fun for the entire family!
Events and Giveaways
The 2017 season will also feature some fun events and giveaways too.
Thursday June 15
Pre-melted Ice Night. The first 100 fans receive a bag of pre-melted ice.
Tuesday July 4
The first 50 fans through the gates receive renderings of the City Council as STAR WARS™ characters by Forestville students.
Freedom Of Information Night
Suspicious of the guy sitting next to you? FOIA forms for everybody!
Friday August 4, Empty Stadium Night
No game scheduled. The first 100 spectators not to attend will receive nothing, which can be redeemed at the team store.
The Bristol Blues play in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL). It is a wood bat collegiate summer baseball league. Each team plays 56 regular season games (28 home and 28 away) and the Blues play at historic Muzzy Field.