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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. E-mail the Crabs for more info: humboldtcrabs@gmail.com

The Humboldt Crabs baseball team plays every summer in the months of June, July and the first week of August at the rented City of Arcata ball park in downtown Arcata near 800 F Street and 8th Street. The ballpark is not owned by the Crabs. Please visit the City of Arcata's website for more information on the ballpark.

Watch these Crabby videos by A Nutter Production, click here or here.

For last year's commercial, Click for Video.


2017 will be the Crabs 73rd season! SPONSOR the Crabs and keep the legacy alive!

Outfield signs, Program, Radio and Web Ads, etc.
There are many different options to fit any advertising budget. Sponsor foul balls, homeruns, get a live read or mention on the Crabs radio during the games, sponsor 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 view last year's 2016 Annual Crabs Program. If you'd like to sponsor the Crabs, click the link below:

=== Download the 2017 Sponsorship Brochure ===

Ad Program Deadline: The Program has been printed and available for sale at the ballpark in the souvenir stand.

You can still sponsor an outfield sign! Call Crabs Volunteer, Tracy for more info: 707-442-5703 or email humboldtcrabs@gmail.com.

Web ads, radio ads, live radio reads and special promotions can be purchased throughout the season. Please download our sponsorship form above for more info. 

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.

Sponsor Crabs Corner on KIEM, News Ch. 3, watch it every Sunday at 6pm. Visit their website for more info: http://kiem-tv.com/sports  
Check out KIEM's Crabs PenAir Sweepstakes giveaway and win a pair of airline tickets! CLICK HERE

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.  It's free. All you have to do is pick a game date and giveaway some free stuff to our fans!

For Crabs game schedule or camp dates under SCHEDULE/CAMPS tab.


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 items or gift certificates during a designated game on the schedule and your business will be promoted live (and on the radio) to our 800+ fans. Mail in your gift certificates to PO BOX 4422 Arcata, CA 95518. 

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 ($45 or $95). You can also sponsor a Little League team to send them to a Crabs game. Shoot us an email at humboldtcrabs@gmail.com for more info.

Become a Crabs Volunteer or Join the Crabs Green Team
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 Volunteer 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 Crabs volunteer Larry Zerlang at (707) 496-4802 for more info.