2020 Ballpark Events

July 2019

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball ::

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball Date: Monday July 01, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM

Village of Crestwood's "Sparks in the Park" Movie & Fireworks ::

Village of Crestwood's Date: Wednesday July 03, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM

Watch the night sky light up on Wednesday, July 3rd at Ozinga Field as the Village of Crestwood and the Crestwood Rec Commission presents the 5th annual “Sparks at the Park!”  Fans are welcome to walk onto the field and enjoy a picnic in the park as we show a movie on the stadium videoboard!  The family flick "The Princess and the Frog is our feature film.  After the film, an Independence Day Fireworks show will be put on that is sure to amaze!  This event is FREE to the public!

WHAT:  Crestwood's "Sparks in the Park" Movie & Fireworks

WHEN:  Monday, July 3rd.  Gates open at 6 PM.  Movie is at 7 PM.

MOVIE:  The Princess and the Frog (Fireworks to follow) 

WHERE:  Ozinga Field, Crestwood

COST:  Free

MORE DETAILS:

- Lawn chairs are allowed on the synthetic turf however they must have rubber flat bottoms.  Nothing sharp that can dig into the ground.  This will be strictly enforced!
 
- Food & Drink is allowed on the field as well.  We NEED your help in keeping our turf clean.  PLEASE throw out all food and drink (even spilled popcorn) in cans located throughout the facility.
 
- Peanuts and seeds will NOT be for sale and they are NOT allowed in the ballpark under any circumstances.
 
- The Grill behind home plate will be open and alcohol will be available.  We will have a mostly full menu.  Outside food and drink is allowed in the ballpark for this event, but keep our ballpark clean!
 
Please call the Windy City ThunderBolts with any other questions at 708-489-2255.

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic Date: Thursday July 04, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic Date: Friday July 05, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic Date: Saturday July 06, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Freedom Classic Date: Sunday July 07, 2019

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USA Baseball National Team Identification Series Midwest Region Tryouts ::

USA Baseball National Team Identification Series Midwest Region Tryouts Date: Wednesday July 10, 2019

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball ::

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball Date: Wednesday July 10, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball ::

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball Date: Thursday July 11, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Racals ::

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Racals Date: Friday July 12, 2019
Time: 7:05 PM

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Rascals:  Halloween comes early in what will be one of the scariest night of the season!  Get here early to participate in our pregame Costume Parade that kicks off at 6:30 pm sharp!  Candy will be given away throughout the park for trick-or-treating.  Also watch out as lots of 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 courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood!

Finally do not forget about our 20th Anniversary Special for Friday games only!  Party like its 1999 and get 2 upper level seats, 2 hot dogs, and 2 beer/soda/waters for JUST $19.99!  THIS DEAL MUST BE PURCHASED BEFORE THE DAY-OF-THE-GAME!  Purchase your tickets by calling 708-489-2255, on-line (instructions below), or in-person at the Ozinga Field box office.   

Purchase 20th Anniversary Special On-line HERE:  Once you come up to the "Confirm" page while you are going through the process of purchasing tickets on-line, type the word Anniversary in the box down below and click "APPLY PROMOTIONS" 

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Racals ::

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Racals Date: Saturday July 13, 2019
Time: 6:05 PM

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Rascals:  Country Night is back at the ballpark in 2019.  Kick it off with pre-game entertainment by the "Scott Marek Band" in a 75 minute act starting at 4:15 pm.  The first 500 fans will receive a Can Koozie courtesy of JULIE, Inc.  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 courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood!

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Racals ::

ThunderBolts -vs- River City Racals Date: Sunday July 14, 2019
Time: 2:05 PM

Windy City ThunderBolts -vs- River City Rascals:  JULIE, Inc. Family Sundays is back with new in-game activities and pricing! Get 4 Tickets, 4 Hot Dogs, 4 Bags of Chips, 4 Soda/Bottled Waters and 4 ThunderBolts' Hats for ONLY $39! Additional tickets can be purchased for $9.75 each. This deal is available in-advance or on the day-of-the-game.  Tickets go on-sale Monday, April 1st and you can purchase your tickets by calling 708-489-2255, on-line (instructions below), or in-person at the Ozinga Field box office. There is no option to get the package without hats in 2019. Also every JULIE, Inc. Family Sunday features in-game family activities and entertainment! Take a look at the activities schedule below.  Finally all fans are invited down on the field every Sunday to get run the bases courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood, get autographs from their favorite ThunderBolts, and play catch in the outfield!

Purchase Family Pack On-line HERE:  Once you come up to the "Confirm" page while you are going through the process of purchasing tickets on-line, type the word Family in the box down below and click "APPLY PROMOTIONS" 

2019 JULIE, Inc. Family Sundays Activites Schedule

May 26th at 2:05 pm:  Wildlife Presentation from Big Run Wolf Ranch (from 2:30 - 3:45 pm)

June 2nd at 2:05 pm:  Mr. D's Magic & Illusion Show (from 2:30 - 3:45 pm)

June 9th at 2:05 pm:  Boomer's Mascot Mania Day

June 23rd at 2:05 pm:  Petting Zoo courtesy of Animals for Awareness (from 2:30 - 3:45 pm)

June 30th at 2:05 pm:  Chicago Bubble Show by Anastasia Filippova (from 2:30 - 3:30 pm)

July 14th at 2:05 pm:  Dave DiNaso's Traveling World of Reptiles (from 2:30 - 3:45 pm)

August 4th:  The time of this game, family activity, and ticket status is to be determined.

August 25th at 2:05 pm:  Petting Zoo from Animals for Awareness (from 2:30 - 3:45 pm)

Also new for 2019 is the Medix Military Appreciation Games program! Two tickets will be provided for any veteran or active military member on all Wednesday and Sunday home games during the 2019 season. Any veteran or active military members just have to walk up to the ballpark box office on the day of any Wednesday or Sunday home game and show their military ID. Finally, after the game all fans are allowed on the field to run the bases, get autographs, and play catch in the outfield!

JULIE, Inc reminds you to "Know What's Below...Call 811 Before You Dig" or e-request them on-line at Illinois1call.com

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball ::

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball Date: Wednesday July 17, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament Date: Thursday July 18, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament Date: Friday July 19, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament Date: Saturday July 20, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes All-Prospect Wood Bat Tournament Date: Sunday July 21, 2019

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USA Baseball National Team Identification Series Midwest Region Tryouts ::

USA Baseball National Team Identification Series Midwest Region Tryouts Date: Monday July 22, 2019

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom ::

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom Date: Tuesday July 23, 2019
Time: 10:35 AM

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom: Splash Days presented by Pirate's Cay Indoor Water Park in Sheridan, Illinois!  Attention all day camps and summer camps!  Get ready to get wet as Standard Bank Stadium gets turned into a giant water park!  Water balloons, dunk tanks, and more!  Tickets start as low as $5!  Bring your own lunch or have a hot dog, chips, and soda delivered to you seats for an additional $4.  As always kids run the bases after every home game courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood.  Please contact Johnny Sole at 708-489-2255 or [email protected] for more information or reserve tickets!  NOTICE: $2 Ticket Tuesday is for Tuesday NIGHT games ONLY.

Click HERE for the 2019 Splash Day Flyer

Ahoy Matey! Head out to Pirate’s Cay Water Park at Fox River Resort for year-round water fun! Our 31,000-square-foot, indoor water amusement venue is a local attraction where summertime never ends. The completely glass-enclosed recreational area is climate controlled and features a retractable roof for pleasant summer days.  CLICK HERE for more information!

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom ::

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom Date: Wednesday July 24, 2019
Time: 10:35 AM

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom: Splash Days presented by Pirate's Cay Indoor Water Park in Sheridan, Illinois!  Attention all day camps and summer camps!  Get ready to get wet as Ozinga Field gets turned into a giant water park!  Water balloons, dunk tanks, and more!  Tickets start as low as $5!  Bring your own lunch or have a hot dog, chips, and soda delivered to you seats for an additional $4.  As always kids run the bases after every home game courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood.  Please contact Johnny Sole at 708-489-2255 or [email protected] for more information or reserve tickets!  NOTICE: Senior Ticket Specials and "Win it Wednesday" Promotion is for NIGHT games ONLY.

Also new for 2019 is the Medix Military Appreciation Games program! Two tickets will be provided for any veteran or active military member on all Wednesday and Sunday home games during the 2019 season. Any veteran or active military members just have to walk up to the ballpark box office on the day of any Wednesday or Sunday home game and show their military ID.

Click HERE for the 2019 Splash Day Flyer

Ahoy Matey! Head out to Pirate’s Cay Water Park at Fox River Resort for year-round water fun! Our 31,000-square-foot, indoor water amusement venue is a local attraction where summertime never ends. The completely glass-enclosed recreational area is climate controlled and features a retractable roof for pleasant summer days.  CLICK HERE for more information!

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom ::

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom Date: Thursday July 25, 2019
Time: 10:35 AM

NOTE: This promotion is for the 10:35 am game ONLY.

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom: Splash Days presented by Pirate's Cay Indoor Water Park in Sheridan, Illinois!  Attention all day camps and summer camps!  Get ready to get wet as Standard Bank Stadium gets turned into a giant water park!  Water balloons, dunk tanks, and more!  Tickets start as low as $5!  Bring your own lunch or have a hot dog, chips, and soda delivered to you seats for an additional $4.  As always kids run the bases after every home game courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood.  Please contact Johnny Sole at 708-489-2255 or [email protected] for more information or reserve tickets!  NOTICE: $2 Ticket Tuesday is for Tuesday NIGHT games ONLY.

Click HERE for the 2019 Splash Day Flyer

Ahoy Matey! Head out to Pirate’s Cay Water Park at Fox River Resort for year-round water fun! Our 31,000-square-foot, indoor water amusement venue is a local attraction where summertime never ends. The completely glass-enclosed recreational area is climate controlled and features a retractable roof for pleasant summer days.  CLICK HERE for more information!

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom ::

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom Date: Thursday July 25, 2019
Time: 7:05 PM

NOTE: This promotion is for the 7:05 pm game ONLY.

ThunderBolts -vs- Florence Freedom:  To commemorate our 20th anniversary we are bringing back $1 beer for Bud Light Thirsty Thursdays!  We will have beer specials on domestics and craft including $1 Retro Beers!  The first 500 fans 21-years of age and older will receive a 20th anniversary Pint Glass courtesy of Lakeshore Beverage.  Also, White Castle returns as our presenting sponsor for the fantastic 1-hour postgame wrestling show presented by Zelo Pro Wrestling!  In 2019, the focus of our wrestling will be the in-ring entertainment. Guest superstar appearances will not be a part of this year’s events.  As always kids run the bases after every home game courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood.

2019 Bud Light Thirsty Thursday Beer Specials

$1.00 Retro Beers (Busch, Colt 45, Genesee Cream Ale, Natural Light, Old Milwaukee)

$2.00 Bud Light & Mic Ultra 16 oz Draft (don't worry...same cost per ounce as last year)

$2.25 Bud, Bud Light, Mic Ultra, PBR, Old Style 16 oz Cans

$3 Craft Beer

(beer specials not valid for 10:35 am games)

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Super Select Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Super Select Tournament Date: Friday July 26, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Super Select Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Super Select Tournament Date: Saturday July 27, 2019

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Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Super Select Tournament ::

Pastime Tournaments Great Lakes Super Select Tournament Date: Sunday July 28, 2019

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Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball ::

Chicago Roy Hobbs - Woodpeckers Baseball Date: Monday July 29, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM

ThunderBolts Baseball Camp ::

ThunderBolts Baseball Camp Date: Tuesday July 30, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM

The Windy City ThunderBolts will be hosting a baseball camp for children ages 6-14 years old. The camp runs from 9AM to 11:30AM each day and will be broken up into stations instructed by Windy City ThunderBolts players and coaches. The fee for each participant is $50, and anyone who signs up by our opening day May 14 will receive one free ThunderBolts hat. Everyone must be signed up by JULY 26th. Each camper will receive: lunch after camp on both days, two free reserved game tickets for the ThunderBolts’ July 31st game and recognition on the field before the ThunderBolts’ game. Absolutely NO REFUNDS.

Contact JOHNNY SOLE at (708)489-2255 or email him at [email protected] with questions.

Click HERE for the 2019 ThunderBolts Baseball Camp flyer!

ThunderBolts -vs- Washington Wild Things ::

ThunderBolts -vs- Washington Wild Things Date: Tuesday July 30, 2019
Time: 7:05 PM

ThunderBolts -vs- Washington Wild Things:  All box seats in the ballpark are just $2 including group and individual sales in advance or on the day-of-the-game. (Note: 10:35 am games are NOT $2 Tickets)  As always kids run the bases after every home game courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood.

ThunderBolts Baseball Camp ::

ThunderBolts Baseball Camp Date: Wednesday July 31, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM

The Windy City ThunderBolts will be hosting a baseball camp for children ages 6-14 years old. The camp runs from 9AM to 11:30AM each day and will be broken up into stations instructed by Windy City ThunderBolts players and coaches. The fee for each participant is $50, and anyone who signs up by our opening day May 14 will receive one free ThunderBolts hat. Everyone must be signed up by JULY 26th. Each camper will receive: lunch after camp on both days, two free reserved game tickets for the ThunderBolts’ July 31st game and recognition on the field before the ThunderBolts’ game. Absolutely NO REFUNDS.

Contact JOHNNY SOLE at (708)489-2255 or email him at [email protected] with questions.

Click HERE for the 2019 ThunderBolts Baseball Camp flyer!

ThunderBolts -vs- Washington Wild Things ::

ThunderBolts -vs- Washington Wild Things Date: Wednesday July 31, 2019
Time: 7:05 PM

ThunderBolts -vs- Washington Wild Things:  It the first of three $1 Hot Dog Nights!  Wednesdays July 31st, August 14th & 28th our concession stands will be serving delicious hot dogs for just one dollar!  Also, Wednesday nights are Senior Night where person's 55-years of age and older get a free ticket to Wednesday night home games!  Free tickets are available ONLY on the day-of-the-game at the box office...just walk up!  Also, when the ThunderBolts win on a Wednesday night, the fans win too!  If the ThunderBolts win, your game ticket becomes a voucher that can be exchanged for a ticket to any other 2019 ThunderBolts home game!  As always kids run the bases after every home game courtesy of In The Game - Hollywood Park, Crestwood.

Also new for 2019 is the Medix Military Appreciation Games program! Two tickets will be provided for any veteran or active military member on all Wednesday and Sunday home games during the 2019 season. Any veteran or active military members just have to walk up to the ballpark box office on the day of any Wednesday or Sunday home game and show their military ID.

NOTICE:  Senior specials and the Win It Wednesday promotion are for night games ONLY.  Not 10:35 AM games.  Senior Night redemption only on day-of-game and in-person at the ballpark box office.

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