Promos and Appearances Galore for ‘Riders 2020

Marah Mason
Marah Mason 6 Min Read

The Frisco RoughRiders are starting their 2020 season off with a literal bang as they supply Thursday Night Fireworks for the home opener. In a schedule full of celebrity appearances, theme nights, giveaways and more fireworks than ever, they have something for everyone!

Oscar Nunez (Oscar Martinez from “The Office”) kicks off the celebrity appearances on May 15. Other stars include Chase from Nickelodeon’s “Paw Patrol”, George Wendt (Norm from “Cheers” and David Coulier (Joey from “Full House”).

Theme nights feature “Halfway to Halloween” night (April 26- get those costumes ready), “Wizarding Night” (June 26), and the ever popular “Star Wars night” (August 9).

There is no shortage of giveaways this year either. April 17 is a Shersey giveaway for the kids, June 13 finds a Camo Hat giveaway and August 7 will have a mystery player bobblehead.

Check the schedule below to get in on the fun!

Celebrity Appearances:
-May 15: Oscar Nunez (Oscar Martinez from the Office)
-May 29: Donny Most (Ralph Malph from Happy Days)
-June 14: Chase (Nickelodeon’s Paw Patrol)
-June 27: George Wendt (Norm Peterson from Cheers)
-July 17: Charlene Tilton (Lucy Ewing from Dallas)
-July 18: John O’Hurley (J. Peterman from Seinfeld)
-July 25: Scott Schwartz (Flick from A Christmas Story)
-July 31: Jason Hervey (Wayne Arnold from The Wonder Years)
-August 8: David Coulier (Joey from Full House)
Theme Nights:
April 17: Sports City USA Night, Frisco ISD Night presented by Whataburger
-April 18: #GirlDad Night, Girl Scout Night
-April 19: Zoo Day
-April 24: 90s Night
-April 25: Operation Duck Night
-April 26: Halfway to Halloween Night
-May 7: Siete de May Celebration
-May 15: An American Workplace Night (A Tribute to The Office)
-May 16: Military Appreciation Night presented by Warrior’s Agency
-May 17: Princess and Pirates Night
-May 29: Perfectamundo Night (A Tribute to Happy Days)
-May 30: Graduation Night
-May 31: Scooby-Doo Night
-June 9: Super Splash Day presented by SafeSplash Swim School
-June 12: First Responders Night
-June 13: Great Outdoors Night
-June 14: Nickelodeon Paw Patrol Day
-June 26: Wizarding Night
-June 27: Cheers to Cheers Night
-July 2: Stars & Stripes Celebration Pt. 1
-July 3: Stars & Stripes Celebration Pt. 2
-July 17: Texas Celebration Night
-July 18: A Night About Nothing (A Tribute to Seinfeld)
-July 19: Elite Sports Night
-July 25: A Christmas Story in July Night
-July 26: Girl Power Night
-July 31: Anytown, USA (A Throwback to The Wonder Years)
-August 2: Kids Runs the Show Night
-August 7: Whataburger Night, Players Night
-August 8: A Really Full House Night
-August 9: Star Wars Night
-August 28: Dallas Stars Night
-September 4: College Night
-September 5: State Fair Night
-September 6: E-Sports Night
-April 17: Sports City USA Youth Shirsey (first 500 kids, 12 and under)
-April 19: Kids Safari Bucket Hat presented by Children’s Health (first 500 kids, 12 and under)
-May 16: Military T-Shirt presented by Warrior’s Agency (first 1,500 fans)
-May 17: Pirates and Princess Giveaway presented by Children’s Health (first 500 kids, 12 and under)
-May 31: Scooby-Doo Lunch Box presented by Children’s Health (first 500 kids, 12 and under)
-June 13: Hunting Camo Hat (first 1,500 fans)
-July 19: TBD Giveaway presented by Children’s Health (first 500 kids, 12 and under)
-July 25: Teddy Leg Lamp Bobblehead (first 1,500 fans)
-August 2: Riders Youth Jersey presented by Children’s Health (first 500 kids, 12 and under)
-August 7: Mystery Player Bobblehead (first 1,500 fans)
-August 28: Teddy Hockey Bobblehead (first 1,500 fans)
Fireworks Nights:
Every Friday and Saturday Night, plus Thursday, April 16 and Thursday, July 2.
Other Special Nights:
-April 20: Education Day #1 presented by Dippin’ Dots
-April 21: Bark in the Park #1
-April 22: Education Day #2
-May 6: Education Day #3 presented by Dippin’ Dots
-May 17: Bark in the Park #2
-May 31: Bark in the Park #3
-September 2: Education Day #4/Business Person Special Day
Daily Promotions in 2020:
Margarita Monday: Mondays are tough – have a margarita! Join us on Mondays this season for margarita specials.
Half-Off for Hunger: Help us fight hunger every Tuesday! Donate a canned food item and receive half-off admission in select areas.
Wiener Wednesday presented by Texas Chili Company: Relish this: $1 hot dogs every Wednesday presented by Texas Chili Company!
Thirsty Thursday and Party @ the Yard: Weekends start on Thursday with Party @ the Yard and Thirsty Thursday drink specials!
Fireworks Friday: Celebrate the end of the week by watching fireworks from the field!
Sky-Lit Saturdays presented by Lexus: Enjoy fireworks from the field after each Saturday game presented by Lexus.
KIDS RULETM Sundays presented by Children’s Health: The kids are taking over on Sundays! KIDS RULETM Sundays presented by Children’s Health are back with pregame catch on the field and postgame kids run the bases EVERY. SINGLE. SUNDAY.


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Marah Mason started out in Michigan as a Tigers fan but came to Texas and her Rangers as fast as she could. You’ll find her in Little Elm with her family, when they aren’t all at RoughRiders games. Besides baseball, Star Wars and all things MCU are her love languages.