Slammers Increase to 100% Capacity and Announce Full Promotional Schedule

by Heather Mills

The Joliet Slammers are excited to announce that the allowed capacity at DuPage Medical Group Field will return to 100% starting with their next homestand on Tuesday, June 15th.  With that exciting news, the Slammers are happy to unveil a full promotional schedule for the remainder of the 2021 season.

The full promotional schedule can be found at  Highlights include:

Thursday, June 24-80s Night-fans dressing in 80s gear receive $8 tickets

Friday, June 25-Re-Re Opening Night. With restrictions being lifted we’re here to welcome you back… Again.

Friday, July 2nd-Hamilton Night.  Don’t throw away your shot!  Dress as your favorite Hamilton character for a chance to win a prize and stick around after the game for a Hamilton themed fireworks show.

Saturday, July 3rd-Military Appreciation.  Post game patriotic fireworks show.

Sunday, July 4th-4th of July.  Post game patriotic fireworks show.

Tuesday, July 13-Pet Day.  Fans can bring out their furry friends for a pawsome night at the ballpark.  Pets are free, but must be on a leash or in a carrier.

Friday, July 16-Irish Night.  Irish Dancers, Corned Beef & Cabbage picnic, and an Irish themed post game fireworks show.

Saturday, July 17-SlammerDay Night Live.  Live from Joliet, it’s Saturday Night!

Sunday, July 18-Pokemon Go Day.  Join the Slammers in a quest to Catch ‘Em All 

Friday, July 30-Christmas in Joliet.  Meet Santa, participate in the Ugly Sweater Contest, and enjoy a Christmas music themed fireworks show.

Saturday, July 31-Harry Potter Night-Fans dressing as their favorite Harry Potter character will receive a free fountain drink.  Fans can also participate in a costume contest and horcrux hunt.

Sunday, August 1-Pet Day

Tuesday, August 3-School Professionals Appreciation.  It’s been a rough year, let’s honor teachers, bus drivers, lunch monitors, and more!

Friday, August 13-Guns ‘n’ Hoses Game/Super Hero Night.  Come support Easterseals Joliet Region at the charity softball game between JFD and JPD before the Slammers game. Fans dressing as their favorite super hero will receive a free fountain drink.  Super Heroes will be available for photos on the concourse.  Enjoy a super hero themed fireworks show after the game.

Saturday, August 14-Scout Sleepover.  Scout groups can spend the night on the field after the game.

Friday, August 20-Princess Night.  Fans dressing as their favorite princess, prince, or villain will receive a free fountain drink.  Princesses will be available for photos on the concourse.  Stick around after the game for a princess themed fireworks show.

Friday, September 3-Military Appreciation Night.  Post game patriotic fireworks.

Saturday, September 4-Blues Brothers Night.  There’s 106 miles to Chicago, we’ve got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it’s dark out, and we’re wearing sunglasses.  Hit it!

Sunday, September 5-Fan Appreciation Night.  Fans can enter drawings to win prizes all night and stick around to catch a post game fireworks show!

Monday, September 6-Pet Day

Weekly promotions include $2 Tuesday presented by 1340 WJOL ($2 Reserved Seat Tickets), Thirsty Thursdays presented by Bud Light ($2 Draft Beer, $4 Mixed Drinks, and a FREE pint glass for the first 100 fans 21+), and Fireworks Fridays (post game fireworks shows) presented by DuPage Medical group.

For more information on tickets and for the most up to date promotions schedule, visit or call 815-722-2287.  Please note that all theme nights and games are subject to change.