Tigers Announce Promotional Giveaways & Special Events

The Detroit Tigers today announced, in a continued effort to enhance the gameday experience for fans, the lineup of free promotional giveaways and special events for the 2012 season. The Tigers have planned 31 giveaways and 15 special events. Additionally, 19 postgame fireworks extravaganzas will compliment Friday and Saturday night baseball in Detroit.

"Every Kid, Every Sunday" will return and includes a free giveaway guarantee, with all kids 14-and-younger receiving a promotional item on Sundays.

A complete list of 2012 giveaways and special events is available on tigers.com prior to the individual ticket on-sale date of March 3. For ticket information, visit tigers.com/tickets.

Some Highlighted Giveaways:

  • Justin Verlander No-Hitter DVD - Thursday, April 5 (1st 20,000 fans courtesy of FOX Sports Detroit)
  • 2012 Magnet Schedule featuring Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander, Jose Valverde and Prince Fielder – Saturday, April 7 (1st 10,000 Fans courtesy of Comerica Bank)
  • 2012-13 Detroit Tigers Wall Calendar – Saturday, April 21 (1st 10,000 fans courtesy of Red Robin)
  • Miguel Cabrera 2011 American League Batting Champion Banner – Monday, April 30 (1st 10,000 fans courtesy of Pepsi)
  • Austin Jackson Detroit Stars Bobblehead – Saturday, May 19 (1st 10,000 fans courtesy of Comerica Bank)
  • “Every Kid, Every Sunday” Doug Fister Growth Chart – Sunday, May 20 (All kids 14-and-under courtesy of Frito-Lay)
  • Detroit Tigers PAWS Mask – Thursday, June 7 (All kids 14-and-under courtesy of Health Plus)
  • “Every Kid, Every Sunday” Replica Jose Valverde Glasses – Sunday, August 5 (All kids 14-and-under courtesy of DMC)
  • Prince Fielder Bobblehead – Sunday, August 5 (1st 10,000 fans courtesy of Belle Tire)
  • Detroit Tigers All-Star Poster – Tuesday, August 21 (1st 10,000 fans courtesy of Valvoline Instant Oil Change)
  • 2013 Magnet Schedule – Saturday, September 22 (1st 10,000 fans courtesy of Medical Weight Loss)
  • 2012 Detroit Tigers Team Photo – Thursday, September 27 (1st 10,000 fans 18-and-over courtesy of the Michigan Lottery)

Some Highlighted Events:

  • Kids Opening Day - Sunday, April 8
    All kids 14-and-younger will receive a Building Block Calendar courtesy of Little Caesars
  • 18th Annual Negro Leagues Tribute Game presented by Comerica Bank - Saturday, May 19
    1st 10,000 fans will receive an Austin Jackson Detroit Stars Bobblehead courtesy of Comerica Bank
  • Special Independence Day fireworks show following the game – Wednesday, July 4
  • 2nd Annual Classic Car Show presented by MotorCity Casino Hotel and Total Lubricants – Saturday, July 7
  • 7th Annual ¡Fiesta Tigres! Celebration presented by Miller Lite - Saturday, Aug. 4
    First 10,000 fans 21-and-over will receive a ¡Fiesta Tigres! Acrylic Mug courtesy of Miller Lite
  • Fan Appreciation Weekend presented by Comerica Bank - Friday, Sept. 21-Sunday, Sept. 23
  • Sunday Kids Days - All Sunday home games at Comerica Park

All Sunday home games are Kids Days at Comerica Park. In addition to every child receiving a free promotional item, children can enjoy free rides on the Comerica Bank Carousel or the Fly Ball Ferris Wheel, courtesy of Kroger, free face painting at Gates A and B and free hair spray painting. Additionally, there is a chance for all kids to win a bicycle. After the game all children are invited down to the field for Kids Run the Bases courtesy of Pepsi.

2012 Theme Nights:

  • Star Wars Night - Saturday, June 2
  • Country Night - Friday, July 6
  • Christmas in July - Wednesday, July 18
  • Elvis Night - Saturday, August 18

Tigers Season and Group Tickets on Sale Now:

Season ticket packages start as low as $220 and are available in 81-game, 41-game, 28-Friday Game, 28-Saturday Game and 27-Sunday game and 15-game plans. Opening Day tickets are included in the 81, 41, 28 & 27 game packages. tigers.com/tickets.