Shuckers, BayBears homestand and promotions begin Sunday

By: Garrett Greene, Biloxi Shuckers

As the calendar turns to July, the Biloxi Shuckers return to MGM Park for a four-game series against the Mobile BayBears from June 30 to July 3. The homestand will include an Independence Day Fireworks Extravaganza, another T-Shirt Tuesday and a late afternoon start time on Sunday.

Salute Sunday presented by Keelser Federal Credit Union: Sunday, June 30 at 4:35 p.m.

Biloxi starts the homestand with a late afternoon game against the Mobile BayBears. Active and retired military personnel can purchase $8 Reserved Level tickets and $10 Dugout Box ticket with a valid military ID. Arrive early for pregame player autographs from 3:45 to 4:15 p.m. presented by Allegiant Air and bring a glove and ball for postgame catch on the field!

Fans can purchase Family Four Packs for Sunday, which include four Reserved Level tickets, four hot dogs, four chips and four drinks for $60. Gates open at 3:30 p.m. for a 4:35 p.m. first pitch.

Barks & Brews Monday presented by Raising Cane’s and F.E.B. Distributing: Monday, July 1 at 6:35 p.m.

The start of the work week got easier with a great beer special and dogs at the ballpark on Barks & Brews Monday. Receive $3 craft beer refills with the purchase of a Shuckers Monday Mug (20 oz.), which includes your first beer, for just $10 at the Buena Vista Beer Garden. Taps include Lazy Magnolia, Biloxi Brewing, Parish Brewing and more.

Dogs are not just welcome, they’re encouraged on Mondays. Purchase a $7 berm ticket to take in the game with your pup. Arrive early to participate in our pregame dog parade on the warning track at 6:05 p.m. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. for a 6:35 p.m. first pitch. 

T-Shirt Tuesday presented by Kloud7: Tuesday, July 2 at 6:35 p.m.

Be one of the first 250 people through the gates to receive a special Shuckers-themed ‘Forest Gump’ T-shirt presented by Kloud7. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. but arrive early to secure your spot in line with a limited quantity available!

Take in the Shuckers Tuesday night matchup with Mobile from the Beer Garden Bullpen seats, located at the top of Section 114 right in front of the Buena Vista Beer Garden. Tickets to the Beer Garden Bullpen seats are $15 and include three, 4 oz. samples of select craft beers from the Beer Garden.

Independence Day Fireworks Extravaganza presented by Merit Health Biloxi: Wednesday, July 3 at 6:35 p.m.

Kick off your Independence Day celebration early with the Shuckers! Biloxi finishes their four-game set against the BayBears with the longest fireworks show of the season, set to Patriotic music. Stars and striped themed gear will be available for purchase at the Shuckers Shop throughout the night. Tickets are available for purchase at the MGM Park box office, online at or over the phone at 1-800-745-3000.

Half-Season Shuck Nation Memberships, Flex Plans and Group Outings for the 2019 Biloxi Shuckers season are on sale now and are available for purchase by calling 228-233-3465, online at or by visiting the MGM Park front office.
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News & notes: Weekend preview, splash pad, city council

Weekend preview: Tours continue on the Biloxi Shrimping Trip, cruises sail on the Betsy Ann Riverboat and Ship Island Excursion, and The Pride celebration, hosted by the Gulf Coast Association of Pride, takes place at the Point Cadet Plaza. Over at the casinos, Rick Springfield will be at the IP, Bret Michaels rocks at the Beau Rivage and TLC will perform at the Hard Rock. To see the Biloxi Community Calendar, click here. To see a complete lineup of events, click here.

Point Cadet splash pad: The splash pad at the Point Cadet Plaza has reopened to the public. It closed on Thursday for worked in the area on the new boardwalk. The splash pad is open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Council: The Biloxi City Council will hold is first meeting of July on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Biloxi City Hall, 140 Lameuse St. To see the agenda and supporting documents, click here.