Windy City Thunderbolts Announce 2018 Firework Theme Nigths

Friday, May 11th at 7:05 pm – Super Mega Fireworks Spectacular I:  It is our first fireworks night of the season and we are celebrating in style!  This show will be bigger, longer and a can’t miss event!  After the show kids can run the bases.

Saturday, May 12th at 6:05 pm – SouthSide Irish Night:  Everyone is Irish on this night!  Before the game the Irish band “Three Men in Kilt” will perform from 4:30 – 5:45 pm behind home plate.  We will continue the good times with Irish dancers, green beer, and more all night long!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, June 1st at 7:05 pm – Bolts Jr. Night:  Chase from Paw Patrol, Mickey Mouse, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, & Poppy from Trolls will be in the ballpark to meet their biggest fans provided by Suburban Party Characters!  Clips from your favorite children’s shows will be played and after the game is our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, June 2nd at 6:05 pm – Beatles Night:  Our annual Beatles Night features a pregame show by “Kaleidoscope Eyes” (4:30 – 5:45 pm).  Beatles music will be playing all game long with videoclips and after the game is our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, June 15th at 7:05 pm – Pokémon Night:  Come to the ballpark for our first ever Pokémon Night!  Word on the street is that there is a Pokémon GO gymnasium behind home plate so bring your phones, cards, and more as we celebrate everything that is Pokémon!  Ash, Squirtle, Charmander, & Pikachu will visit Crestwood for the first time ever to meet their biggest fans courtesy of Suburban Party Characters.  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, June 16th at 6:05 pm – Johnny Cash Night:  Johnny Cash tribute band “June’s Got the Cash” will be our pregame entertainment from 4:30 – 5:45 pm behind home plate.  You will hear Cash all night long with videoclips and after the game is our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, June 22nd at 7:05 pm:  To Be Announced!  Stay Tuned!

Saturday, June 23rd at 6:05 pm – Princess Night:  This night will be the most magical night of the season!  Belle, Elsa, Moana, & Snow White will be in attendance provided by Suburban Party Characters.  This night will include a pre-game costume parade, your favorite princesses throwing out ceremonial first pitches, meet and greets, & sing-a-longs!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, June 29th at 7:05 pm – Harry Potter Night:  Our second annual Harry Potter Night courtesy of Emagine Theatre – Frankfort is sure to be a hit!  We will have appearances by Harry Potter, Hermione, Professor Snape, & Ron provided by Suburban Party Characters!  Dress as your favorite movie character and be a part of the pregame parade on the field!  Parade kicks off at 5:30 pm sharp!  The best costume in the parade, chosen by Boomer, will throw out a first pitch!  At the concession stands we will have a special on Butterbeer.  $3 for both alcoholic and non-alcoholic versions of the movie treat.  We will have promotions centered around the movie and also we will invite fans to catch the Golden Snitch around the ballpark.  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, June 30th at 6:05 pm – Star Wars Night:  It is our third annual Star Wars Night courtesy of Emagine Theatre – Frankfort!  We will have various official Star Wars’ characters roaming around the ballpark and meeting fans!  Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character, take part in a Chewbacca Roar contest and enjoy Star Wars’ themed sights & sounds!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, July 13th at 7:05 pm – Fright Night:  Halloween comes early in what will be one of the scariest night of the season!  All kids get a free hot dog & soda that participate in our pregame Costume Parade and candy will be given away throughout the park for trick-or-treating.  Also watch out as scary characters will be roaming throughout the park to keep you on your toes.  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, July 14th at 6:05 pm – Jimmy Buffett Night:  We are bringing back Jimmy Buffett Night in 2018 with a pregame show by “Flip Flop Dave” (4:30 – 5:45 pm), cheeseburger & margarita specials, and Buffett music all night long!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, August 3rd at 7:05 pm: – Camp Out Night:   Any fan who buys a ticket to the game is invited to our annual Camp Out Night.  Fans can get their stake-less tents and head to the outfield where they can run around the field and enjoy the ballpark.  A late night movie will be shown courtesy of Emagine Theatre – Frankfort, snacks and refreshments will be handed out, and everyone can sleep under the stars on the field!  In the morning, a light breakfast will be served to all campers before leaving.  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, August 4th at 6:05 pm: – Country Night:   Country Night is back at the ballpark!  Kick it off with a pre-game concert at 4:30 pm by the “Scott Marek Band.”  We will have a mechanical bull on the concourse and will be jamming out to country tunes all night long!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, August 17th at 7:05 pm: – Superhero Night:   Calling all comic book fans…as it is our fourth annual Superhero Night!  Make sure to get here early, where gates open at 5 pm and anyone wearing a superhero costume can get on the field for a pregame parade led by some of the galaxy’s greatest heroes!  Batman, Captain America, Spiderman, & Wonder Women will be here courtesy of Suburban Party Characters meeting their fans and being on the lookout for the best costumes in the ballpark. Each Superhero will pick one costumed fan, and the finalist will head to the field where fans will decide who has the best costume in the stadium!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, August 18th at 6:05 pm: – Elvis Night:   Come on out to one of our most popular nights!  Memphis meets Vegas in a pre-game concert at 4:30 pm by John Elvis Lyons. Elvis music will be on-tap all game long as well!  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Friday, August 24th at 7:05 pm – Fan Appreciation Night:  Dozens of prizes will be given out from numerous businesses in the area!  All fans that enter our gates will be eligible for these raffles.  Check for more details as we get closer.  Stick around after the game for our world famous fireworks show and kids can run the bases!

Saturday, August 25th at 6:05 pm – Super Mega Fireworks Spectacular II:  It is our final fireworks night of the season and we are closing out 2018 with a bang!  This show will be bigger, longer and the best show of the year!  After the show kids can run the bases.

Executive Suites, Picnics, and #WinCity Party Patio ticket availability for ALL fireworks nights are selling fast!  Reserve your spot today!  Information on these areas can be found below.  To reserve your spot call us at 708-489-2255!