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Support the Crabs

Humboldt Crabs Baseball, Inc is a 501(c)(4) community-owned organization. A volunteer board of directors rely on the support of community members & sponsors to keep the Humboldt Crabs Baseball operation functioning. There are many ways community members can get involved with the Crabs, just a few of which are listed below. Call our voice mail at (707) 840-5665 and leave us a detailed message or e-mail humboldtcrabs@gmail.com for more information. Watch these Crabby videos by A Nutter Production, click here or here. Last year's commercial, Click for Video.

The Humboldt Crabs baseball team plays every summer in the months of June, July and the first week of August at the Arcata ball park in downtown Arcata near 800 F Street and 8th Street.

2017 will be the Crabs 73rd season! 

Outfield signs, Program, Radio and Web Ads, etc.
There are many different options to fit any advertising budget. Sponsor foul balls, homeruns, a special themed night at the park and more. To partner with the Crabs, shoot us an email to humboldtcrabs@gmail.com. 

CLICK HERE to find your ad or to view the 2016 Annual Crabs Program. If you'd like to sponsor the Crabs, click the link below:

=== Download the 2017 Sponsorship Brochure ===

All Crabs Annual Program Ads and Sponsorship Forms must be in no later than May 22. First game is June 2nd. Outfield fence signs will go up inside the ballpark May 14th on Mother's Day. Please turn in your signs a week prior to May 14th and give to a Crabs representative. (Note: the Crabs rent the ballpark from the City of Arcata). Web ads, radio ads, live radio reads and special promotions can be done throughout the season.

Listen to the Crabs on KGOE 1480 AM. KGOE will stream all the Crabs games online so parents, family, friends and fans can listen at home! To purchase a radio ad, contact KGOE at (707) 442-2000.

OR watch all the Crabs games on our YouTube channel. They are streamed live and archived so you won't miss any of the action. You can get your business mentioned live on air during the broadcast by Crabs radio announcers: Benjamin and Hoke.

See a full list of our sponsors.

Also, visit our promotions & special events page if your company would like to sponsor a giveaway at the ballpark. 

Group Tickets, Right Field BBQ Area, Birthday Parties in Left Field, Bat Boy, National Anthem
If your business would just like to be a part of the Humboldt Crabs baseball season somehow, whether it be a large group of people who need tickets, or if you want to rent our exclusive right field BBQ area or our non-exclusive left field picnic area, or if you'd like to be involved with any of our special events like sing the national anthem or throw out the first pitch or have your child become a bat boy/girl, contact our staff at CrabsSpecialEvents@gmail.com or click on this link to: Reservations website.

Donate Gift Certificates, Prizes or Swag for our fans
Donating gift certificates, baskets, products or services of any value is a great way to support the Crabs as well as getting your business recognized at a Crabs game. Donations are tax deductable. Giveaway your donated item or gift certificate during any game on the schedule and your business will be promoted live (and on the radio) to our 800+ fans. Contact us at (707) 840-5665 or mail in your gift certificates to PO BOX 4422 Arcata, CA 95518. Download our Donation Form, click here.

Donate a Box of Balls, Sponsor a Camper or Donate Tix
A large portion of our expenses every year comes from equipment. You can help out by pledging to buy a box of baseballs or you can sponsor a camper who wishes to go to Crabs Camps, but can't afford it ($90). You can also sponsor the Junior Giants program so that all the kids enrolled can come to a Crabs game during the summer ($250-500). Donate tickets to a Little League team and send them to a Crabs game. Shoot us an email at humboldtcrabs@gmail.com for more info.

Become a Crabs Volunteer
Do you like baseball? Be a part of the Crabs' tradition by becoming a volunteer. Call our voice mail at (707) 840-5665 and let us know that you'd like to be considered for a volunteer job or email us at humboldtcrabs@gmail.com. Interns welcome!

Crabs Alumni & Hall of Fame
Did you ever play for the Crabs or do you know someone who did? Contact Crabs Board President Vikki Rossi at vikki@reninet.com to find out how you can get involved with all our Crabs Alumni events. Alumni weekend will be July 14-July 16, 2017 weekend. Get signed up!

Hire a Crab for the Summer
Our collegiate baseball players are available for light yard work or light office work or can even work part-time for your business. Please contact board member Larry Zerlang at (707) 496-4802 for more info.

Testimonials or Submit Article for the Program
If you'd like to submit a testimonial regarding your experience with the Humboldt Crabs organization or write a article to be included in the annual Crabs program, please send us a short paragraph with your contact information to humboldtcrabs@gmail.com