Slammers Plan All-Star Parade For Monday, July 10

JOLIET, Ill.- The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy will host an All-Star parade on Monday, July 10 to kick-off the week’s events surrounding the 2017 Frontier League All-Star Game coming to Joliet.

The parade is set to begin at 6:30 p.m. Monday night and will travel downtown Joliet along Chicago Street. The exact parade route will be released closer to the event. All 60 Frontier League All-Stars, including those from Joliet, will be recognized in the parade.

The Joliet Slammers are inviting area businesses and organizations to participate in the parade.  A $100 registration fee is required to participate with a portion of all parade proceeds going back to United Way.

Parade registration forms and detailed information can be found on the Joliet Slammers website at under the All- Star Game tab. Organizations interested in participating can also call the Joliet Slammers at 815-722-2287 for more information.

The Joliet Slammers return home this week to take on the Normal CornBelters Tuesday and Wednesday with both games starting at 6:05 pm. Tuesday, June 12 is a $2 Tuesday with reserved tickets only two dollars, and Wednesday is PJ night. Fans can wear their pajamas to the game for a free small soda voucher. Kids can run the bases following each night presented by Andy’s Frozen Custard.

Tickets for the All- Star Game can be purchased at or at the Box Office located at 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive, Joliet, IL 60432.

About the Joliet Slammers: The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy play at the Slammers Stadium downtown Joliet, Illinois, and are members of the professional, independent Frontier League.  The Frontier League is a 12-team league entering its 25th season of play in 2017.  Visit the Slammers online at or call the ticket office at 815-722-2287 for more information! Don’t forget to “Like” the Slammers on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter at @jolietslammers!