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2015 Special Events at the Arcata Ball Park

If you'd like to be a part of our special events schedule or have your organization or company sponsor a game on the schedule, contact us at info@humboldtcrabs.com

If you'd like to sponsor the Crabs, go to the Support the Crabs page. For a printable Crabs game schedule, click here.

EVERY SUNDAY!  |  Little Crabbies get to run the bases after the game and high-five the players as they line up down the third base side.

EVERY TUESDAY!  |  Kids will receive FREE MLB baseball cards from Sports Cards and More in Eureka.

Special Events schedule and details subject to change, so keep checking this page for updates.

What's coming up:

Chamber of Commerce Night: July 8
Our longtime Crabs partners ... the Arcata Chamber of Commerce and the Eureka Chamber of Commerce have been selling our Crabs gear for us for a number of years and we say thank you to them on this night for one giant Crabs & Chamber mixer! All Chamber members welcome.

• Sponsor Appreciation Night: July 10
All our 2015 Crabs sponsors and partners are invited to a BBQ in right field. Contact CrabsSpecialEvents@gmail.com for tickets.

• Mustache Night: July 11
The best facial hair in the park on this night will win a special prize from Panache! and Kalos Hair Salons in Arcata. Enter to win at the souvenir stand. Crabs players are eligible to win too.

• Big Brothers Big Sisters of the North Coast: July 14
Win a signed bat from the 2015 Crabs Baseball Team!

• Pirate Night & Mystery Giveaway Night: July 17
Aaargghh! It's one of our favorite nights to just be a pirate. Dress up in your pirate attire and the best looking pirate will win some loot and booty! Enter to win at the souvenir stand. Fans will win a mystery prize from the Crabs and Dead Reckoning Tavern, while supplies last.

• Crabs Hall of Fame and Alumni Night (weekend): July 18
The Crabs will induct several former Crabs players and a historic Crabs team into the HOF. All the Crabs Alumni will be invited, honored and celebrated. Alumni will be treated to a BBQ in right field. Crabs OF Tyler Keil's 20th birthday!

• Crabs Mystery Giveaway Day: July 19
Sponsored by Cher-ae Heights Casino. Free stuff for you Crabs fans! Get to the ballpark early to receive a special prize while supplies last. Have you been to the new Sunset Restaurant yet? Crabs pitcher, Drew Weston's 19th birthday!

• SF Giants Orange & Black Day: July 22
Wear your S.F. Giants gear or orange & black to honor the World Champion Giants, the Boys & Girls Club of the Redwoods and Junior Giants. We'll be highlighting the Junior Giants Round the Bases Reading Program and the Decade of Difference program and the Humboldt County Library will be hosting a Literacy & Activity Night in left field. A's fans ... you can come too.

• Free Box of Raisins and Roller Derby Night: July 24
One of our favorite opponents, the Healdsburg Prune Packers are in town again and everyone will get a free box of raisins. Also, Humboldt Roller Derby will be in the park signing autographs for the kids.

• Fireworks & Pepsi Night: July 25
Get your tickets now! This game will sell out. Fireworks will be shot off from center field a half hour after the game ends so you can really hear and feel the bombs bursting in air! Our longtime Crabs supporters, Pepsi will be in the right field picnic area, so bring a chair or picnic blanket to sit in the left field grass for a better view.

• Hawaiian Shirt Day & Crabs Mystery Giveaway: July 26
Wear your favorite hawaiian or surf attire. Hopefully it will be a HOT Sunday at the park. Crabs Mystery Giveaway sponsored by United Food and Commercial Workers Local 5 (UFCW5).

• Crabs Super Fan Appreciation Night: July 29
Crabs gear and souvenirs will be discounted for all our fans who have supported the Crabs for 71 consecutive years!



We'd like to partner with you on some free stuff to giveaway to our fans! If your business is interested in partnering with the Crabs on these special Crabs Mystery Giveaway days/nights, let us know. Get your businesses logo on a giveaway item like these listed below or create your own. The Crabs average 32,000 fans every summer!

• Crusty Bobblehead, Crabs Rally Towels, Crabs Tote Bags, Crabs Coffee Tumblers, Crabs Pennants, Crabs Water Bottles, Cowbells, Crabs Key Chains, Crabs Sunglasses, Crabs Blankets ... u name it.

We also have giveaways from local businesses at every game. If you have a gift certificate, prize, basket of goodies you'd like us to giveaway at the ballpark, send it to P.O. Box 4422, Arcata, CA 95518 and our radio booth will give your organization a live shout out during the game to all our fans.