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Posted: Friday, May 24, 2013 8:50 am

The Tucson Padres return home for an exciting eight-game homestand against the top two teams in the Southern Division – the Sacramento River Cats (A’s affiliate) and the Fresno Grizzlies (Giants affiliate). The Padres are tied for second place, ½ game out of first in the standings. Below is a game-by-game preview of the upcoming promotions and specials at Kino Stadium.

FRIDAY, MAY 24 - 7:05 pm FROSTY FRIDAY, presented by Golden Eagle / WESTERN LITTLE LEAGUE NIGHT - Enjoy $2.00 Budweiser products and $3.00 margaritas until 9:00 pm. The Western Little League will also have a fundraiser to raise much needed funds for their program.

SATURDAY, MAY 25 - 7:05 pm GIANT FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR presented by Western Refining & GIANT, Chase and KOLD NEWS 13 NOW - This is the second of seven fireworks shows in 2013. Fans can bring the family as the skies light up above Kino Stadium. Fans can stop by their favorite GIANT Convenience store all season long to pick up a coupon good for $2.00 off General Admission or Box Seat tickets to any of the post-game fireworks shows this season (excluding July 4th).

SUNDAY, MAY 26 - 7:05 pm CHASE MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT / BARK IN THE PARK presented by KIIM FM – All military personnel (active, retired and veterans) and a guest will be admitted for two FREE box seats with Military ID compliments of Chase and the Jim Click Automotive Group. The military ID should be presented at the Padres Box Office. Dogs will also be admitted free with their owners, with the first 200 dogs receiving a free Frisbee ring, courtesy of Fans may sit on the berm or in their seats with their four-legged friends. The Bark in the Park offer will apply at all Padres Sunday home games.

MONDAY, MAY 27 - 7:05 pm MEMORIAL DAY SPECIAL – The Tucson Padres are planning a special day to remember the fine men and women that have served our country and are extending their military appreciation offer for the game on Memorial Day. All Active Duty, Reserve and Military Retirees receive TWO FREE box seat tickets with valid military ID.

TUESDAY, MAY 28 - 7:05 pm EEGEE’S FREE TICKET NIGHT - Stop by your favorite eegee’s restaurant in the Tucson area and get your FREE tickets to this game.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 29 - 7:05 pm WIENER WEDNESDAY presented by WIENERSCHNITZEL & KVOI – Fans can enjoy one dollar hot dogs all night long! It’s also Social Media Night. Go to the Tucson Padres Facebook page to see this week’s great offer!

It’s also Tucson Parks Foundation Day: Join the Tucson Parks Foundation for their 3rd Annual Fundraiser Night at the Ballpark with the Tucson Padres. Discounted tickets are available from the Tucson Parks Foundation at All fundraising from this event helps to support Tucson Parks and Recreation KIDCO programs.

THURSDAY, MAY 30 - 7:05 pm BUDWEISER THIRSTY THURSDAY presented by KMSB Fox 11, K-HIT, La Poderosa, and the Tucson Weekly - The 12oz Budweiser, Bud Light and Coca-Cola products will go on sale for only $1.00 when the gates open at 6:00 pm. It is only $2.50 for 16oz craft beers from Odell and Barrio Breweries. All college students will be admitted for $4.00 with a school ID.

It’s also a fundraising night for the Father’s Day Council: Every year, the community is invited to participate in fun and family-centered events that raise proceeds to help improve the health of children. These events raise money and awareness about the research being done at the Steele Center. More details will be available in mid-May.

FRIDAY, MAY 31 - 7:05 pm TUCSON PADRES KIDS T-SHIRT GIVEAWAY, presented by Diamond Children’s Medical Center - The first 2,000 kids, 16 and under with paid admission will receive a FREE Tucson Padres t-shirt jersey; gates open at 6:00.

For Tucson Padres tickets, fans can visit the Kino Stadium box office each weekday starting at 10:00 am, call (520) 434-1367 or visit

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