Thursday, May 18, 2017

Joliet, IL —The Joliet Slammers presented by ATI Physical Therapy kick-off the second home series of the 2017 season with a Friday night matchup against the Schaumburg Boomers.

Friday's game is also Superhero Night.  Superheroes, provided by Magic, Music, and More, include Spiderman, Captain America, Wonder Woman, and Mrs. Incredible. Superheroes will be at the stadium for autographs and pictures. Fans are encouraged to dress up for the evening and any fans that participate will receive a free small drink voucher. The first post-game fireworks show of the season will follow.

Bike Night will be held on Thursday, May 25. A parade around the field with motorcycles from the Christian Motorcycle Association will occur pre-game.. Thursday will also feature $2 drink specials for the Slammers Thirsty Thursday promotion presented by Bud Light. Drink specials include $2 Budweiser, Bud Light, and Pepsi products.

Teacher Appreciation Night is set for Tuesday, May 30. Teachers can bring their school ID to enter into a teacher-only raffle and tickets are just $2 on Tuesday.

Tickets can be purchased online at or at the Box Office located at 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive, Joliet, IL 60432. Call (815) 722-2287 with questions.

 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!


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