Naturals will host Travelers for a six-game series

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) – The Northwestern Arkansas Naturals will host their in-state rivals, the Arkansas Travelers (Double-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners), for a six-game series at Arvest Ballpark starting Tuesday, June 14.

According to a press release, the homestand includes daily food and drink deals and is highlighted by Growlin’ Chickens weekend on Friday and Saturday nights, while the homestand finale will include a t-shirt giveaway. for Father’s Day during a free family Sunday for children with a post – Game Catch on the ground.

Tuesday, June 14 – Naturals vs. Arkansas Travelers, 7:05 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)

Enjoy $1 Brats courtesy of Johnsonville at every Tuesday night home game. $5 Dugout Premium tickets are available for Arvest customers, who must show proof of being an Arvest customer at the box office. The discount is for immediate family and a maximum of six tickets per purchase.

The Second Most Improved Student Game includes pre-game recognition and is presented by Crowder College. Each student who has been nominated by their teacher receives two free game tickets and a Kansas City Royals Kids Zone pass to one of three designated games during the 2022 season along with a certificate to recognize their achievement.

Wednesday, June 15 – Naturals vs. Arkansas Travelers, 7:05 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)

Fans can enjoy BBQ Sliders for just $1.50 or six specials for $6 at The Bullpen Concession booth on Wednesday night courtesy of Patina Restaurant Group. Grab a bingo card and watch the action as the Naturals bat for a chance to win a prize from Indigo Sky Casino (limited number of winners).

Thursday, June 16 – Naturals vs. Arkansas Travelers, 7:05 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)

Thirsty Thursday at Arvest Ballpark on Thursday, June 16 is presented by Schuber Mitchell Homes, including $2 16 oz. Drafts of Keystone Light courtesy of premium brands at specific lobby locations, $2 bags of peanuts, $1 Farm Rich mozzarella sticks, and small Coca-Cola fountain drinks at $1.

The Most Improved Student’s Final Game includes pre-game recognition and is presented by Crowder College. Each student who has been nominated by their teacher receives two free game tickets and a Kansas City Royals Kids Zone pass to one of three designated games during the 2022 season along with a certificate to recognize their achievement.

Any unused tickets from the 2022 season can be exchanged in person at the Arvest Ballpark ticket office for a ticket of the same value for Thursday night’s game against the travelers.

Friday, June 17 – Growlin’ Chickens vs. Arkansas Travelers, 7:05 p.m. (Doors open at 5:45 p.m.)

For two games this season, the Northwest Arkansas Naturals will reprise their role as the Growlin’ Chickens. The first night of this transformation will take place at Arvest Ballpark on Friday, June 17 when the Growlin’ Chickens take on the Arkansas Travelers. The event includes new Growlin’ Chickens jerseys and caps for the team as well as brand new merchandise in the Naturals Team Store. Fans will also notice new signage and flags located around Arvest Ballpark as we celebrate Growlin’ Chickens Weekend. Features include:

  • Special appearances by Rooster and Hen, the stars of the new Poultry Derby Race at Arvest Ballpark.
  • Smoked Chicken Wings will be featured at the Bullpen Concession Stand down the first base line.
  • Fans will be treated to a spectacular post-game fireworks display presented by Farm Rich.
  • Start your weekend off right with a Bullpen Party presented by Choctaw Casino & Resort – Pocola.
  • Come to Arvest Ballpark before every Friday home game from 5:45-6:45 p.m. and take advantage of “Happy Hour” specials at The Bullpen Concession booth and BBQ Sliders for $1.50 or a six-for-$6 deal. BBQ Sliders are only served during the Bullpen Party.
  • All Northwest Arkansas Growlin’ Chickens products will be available to fans in the Team Store. Fans are invited to check out all Growlin’ gear, including caps, t-shirts and jerseys.

Saturday, June 18 – Growlin’ Chickens vs. Arkansas Travelers, 6:05 p.m. (Doors open at 4:30 p.m.)

The Growlin’ Chickens fun continues Saturday night as the Northwest Arkansas Naturals play as the Northwest Arkansas Growlin’ Chickens for one last time this summer. The final Growlin’ Chickens event of the 2022 season is presented by the Arkansas Air National Guard and features the team’s new jerseys and caps along with a slew of new merchandise in the Naturals Team Store.

  • Special appearances by Rooster and Hen, the stars of the new Poultry Derby Race at Arvest Ballpark.
  • Smoked Chicken Wings will be featured at the Bullpen Concession Stand down the first base line.
  • Fans will be treated to a spectacular post-game fireworks display presented by Farm Rich.
  • Start your weekend off right with a Bullpen Party presented by Choctaw Casino & Resort – Pocola.
  • Come to Arvest Ballpark before every Friday home game from 5:45-6:45 p.m. and take advantage of “Happy Hour” specials at The Bullpen Concession booth and BBQ Sliders for $1.50 or a six-for-$6 deal. BBQ Sliders are only served during the Bullpen Party.
  • All Northwest Arkansas Growlin’ Chickens products will be available to fans in the Team Store. Fans are invited to check out all Growlin’ gear, including caps, t-shirts and jerseys.

Sunday, June 19 – Naturals vs. Arkansas Travelers, 2:05 p.m. (Doors open at 1 p.m.)

The first 500 dads in attendance will receive a Naturals Father’s Day t-shirt presented by the Arkansas Beef Council when they walk through the doors. Naturals’ policy for fan gifts during the 2022 season will be one item per ticketed fan. If you hold multiple tickets, you will need to collect your item and exit the park to rejoin the line. Items will not be given in multiples or in bulk.

Children 12 and under eat free on Sundays. They will receive a coupon for a free Hot Dog from Tyson Foods, Inc., a 12 oz. Coca-Cola Fountain Drink and Oreo Cookies and Teddy Grahams from Mondelēz International, Inc. Fans can enjoy Hot Dogs for just $1 on Sundays thanks to Tyson Foods, Inc.

Families are invited to play catch in the outfield of Arvest Ballpark after the game is over. Fans are encouraged to bring their gloves while the Naturals will provide 300 baseballs for fans courtesy of Academy Sports + Outdoors for post-game pick up.

The Naturals are in the middle of a six-game road trip to Tulsa. They swept a double-header against the Drillers on June 9, winning 5-3, 3-0.