The Padres will recognize their "Honorary Bat Girl", Wendy Shurelds, on Monday as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Day for her commitment to "going to bat" in the fight against breast cancer. Shurelds will be accompanied by family and loved ones in a pregame ceremony before joining 100 survivors and co-survivors in center field to form a pink ribbon in honor of those battling the disease. She will also receive a custom Padres jersey, a personalized pink Louisville Slugger bat and a goodie bag from Major League Baseball.
San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers - Tuesday, May 16 @ 7:10 p.m.
The Padres Estrellas program presented by Arco returns in 2017, continuing its partnership with local school districts and non-profits to support the effort to reduce high school dropout rates and improve health and fitness behaviors within the Hispanic youth population. Prior to Tuesday's game, students from Logan Elementary School will be treated to tickets to the game and have the opportunity to watch batting practice from the field before taking a tour of the Jerry Coleman Broadcast Center.
Taco Tuesday presented by Cholula Hot Sauce is back and improved in 2017. New this season, every Tuesday home game features Petco Park's favorite tacos at a special price. For only $2.50, fans can choose from a variety of taco options at Carnitas' Snack Shack, Wonderland Ocean Pub, Lucha Libre, Miguel's, Seaside Market, Rimel's and Brigantine.
Prior to Tuesday night's game, Padres first baseman Wil Myers will be honored by the Hall of Champions as their April Star of the Month during the pregame ceremonies.
San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers - Wednesday, May 17 @ 7:10 p.m.
Wednesday, the USA Softball Long Hall Bombers will take the field to begin their 15th annual Stadium Power Tour. The display of power is expected to begin at approximately 6:10 p.m.
San Diego Padres vs. Milwaukee Brewers - Thursday, May 18 @ 12:40 p.m.
The Padres wrap up the four-game series against the Brewers on Thursday with a 12:40 p.m. game.
San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - Friday, May 19 @ 7:10 p.m.
Friday will feature an American Red Cross Salute presented by Qualcomm. Elements of the day include:
Henry and Sue Zebick, who between them have volunteered 100 years for the Red Cross, will ring the Ceremonial Game Bell.
A member of the American Red Cross will throw the night's Ceremonial First Pitch.
The Padres, along with representatives from Qualcomm, will present the American Red Cross with a check in the amount of $10,000 as part of the pregame ceremonies.
Representatives from the American Red Cross will line the baselines during the pregame ceremony.
As part of Teacher Appreciation Night presented by National University, 44 District Teachers of the Year and five reigning Teachers of the Year will be honored during a special homeplate pregame ceremony prior to Friday's game. Shaun Bunn, a 2016-2017 California State Teacher of the Year, will deliver the night's Honorary First Pitch.
A Catholic School Night All-Star Choir, comprised of 50 Catholic school students, will perform the night's National Anthem. Students will also line the warning track during the pregame ceremony.
Friday night will also feature WineFest presented by Southwest Airlines. Elements include:
Live entertainment and a wide selection of wine from a variety of local and regional wineries at Park at the Park.
First pour is at 4:30 p.m. with all wine specially priced and available for purchase with Friar Funds exclusively.
The second College Night of the season will also take place on Friday with elements including:
A DJ spinning at the Budweiser Patio in Right Field from 5:00 p.m. to the conclusion of the game.
College students receive a special ticket discount with a valid student ID (advance price of $10 in a Right Field Upper Reserved College Night section; prices increase day-of-game).
San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - Saturday, May 20 @ 7:10 p.m.
As part of Baseball Night in San Diego, all fans in attendance on Saturday will receive a Padres Fedora presented by COX. Continuing in 2017, fedoras will be available in two sizes.
A representative from each branch of the Armed Forces (USMC, Navy, Coast Guard, Army and Air Force) will be on hand to participate in a pregame Homeplate Ceremony as part of Armed Forces Day prior to Saturday's game.
Safety Night will take place Saturday, where hundreds of safety patrol members will participate in a pregame salute on the warning track.
Also Saturday, the Padres will honor approximately 100 Champions - children and young adults battling cancer, as well as long-term survivors of the disease - who earlier Saturday participated in the 22nd Annual Rady Children's Hospital Celebration of Champions, benefiting Rady Children's Hospital cancer center. Padres players and coaches have been supporters of the event since its inception in 1996.
San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - Sunday, May 21 @ 1:40 p.m.
Sunday will serve as a Military Salute: U.S. Coast Guard Appreciation Day presented by USAA. Elements of the day include:
United States Coast Guard and WWII veteran Bernie Trifoso will be honored at homeplate during the pregame ceremony.
Joey Buzzella, son of U.S. Coast Guard Captain Joseph Buzzella, will ring the Ceremonial Mission Bell.
Commander Eric Cooper, Executive Officer of USCG Sector San Diego will throw the Ceremonial First Pitch.
Over 75 representatives from the U.S. Coast Guard will line the bases during the pregame ceremony.
Petty Officer Mike Dalager will perform Sunday's National Anthem and God Bless America during the 7th inning break.
A U.S. Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter will conduct a flyover prior to the game.
Nine members of the U.S. Coast Guard will take the field to greet Padres starters at each position as part of "Military Take the Field."
As part of Little League Day on Sunday, thousands of local little leaguers will participate in a pregame parade around the warning track.
KidsFest, Compadres Kids Sunday Signings and Compadres Kids Run the Bases are back this season and include:
KidsFest features bounce houses and other inflatables, games, face painters, balloon artists and more kid-friendly activities at Park at the Park beginning at 11:00 a.m.
From 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., two Padres players will sign autographs at the Park at the Park for Compadres Kids Sunday Signings. A Compadres Kids membership is required to participate. Membership is free, and kids can sign up online or in-person on the day of the event.
Following Sunday's game, kids 14 and under are invited to run the bases on the field. Kids and their families can begin lining up following the conclusion of the eighth inning at the top of the ramp leading to the Sun Diego Beach on K Street. Compadres Kids members will receive front-of-the-line privileges by lining up at the Park Blvd gate.