April 12, 2016



Kokomo, IN-April 4th, 2016 - The Jackrabbits today announced its promotions and theme schedule for its 2016 season. The promotions will include giveaways and jersey auctions which proved so popular last year, along with new appreciation nights.

Appreciation Games

The appreciation games will provide the Jackrabbits an opportunity to honor members and fans of the Kokomo and Howard County community. The following community games will feature $5 Jarrell Orthodontics Backyard tickets and $1 hot dogs to those honorees and fans. The following are the appreciation games:

-June 9th: Teachers (Show your current teacher id or badge)

-June 14th: Baseball Moms & Dads (Show a picture of your son or daughter in their current baseball uniform)

-June 23rd: IUK Night (must show your current student or staff IUK ID)

-June 28th: Military (show your military or veteran ID card)

-August 4th: Mustache/Beard (must have a beard or mustache)


Bobbleheads return with some new twists including:


Jax’s 90s Workout


The Jackrabbits will further feature jersey auctions which have proven to be popular throughout baseball. These special jerseys will be auctioned after games. Players will be generally be available to sign the jerseys once the game is completed. Featured jerseys will include:

TMNT (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)


Star Wars

Pirates of Kokomo

Daily Promotions:

Tuesday: 2 for 1 Backyard Seats

Wed: Kids 12 & Under Eat Free (Kids receive ONE hot dog, soda, and bag of chips combo)

Sunday: Thermodyn, Inc Keep Your Cool Sundays

Fans can expect to enjoy some fantastic gate giveaways and entertainment throughout the season including two bobblehead giveaways, two post-game fireworks nights (with a third night of fireworks during the All-Star Break), Friday flicks, a stadium camp out, guest Princesses & Superheroes appearances, birthday cake giveaway and more!

Full Theme Schedule:

May 26th and 27th- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT)

May 29th and 30th- The Greatest Show on Turf

June 3rd, 4th, and 5th- Jax’s 90’s Workout Party

June 9th, 10th, 11th, and 14th- Princesses & Superheroes

June 21st, 22nd, 23rd, and 24th- Way Down in Kokomo

June 28th, 29th, July 3rd, and 8th- America

July 15th, 16th, and 17th- Star Wars

July 19th, 20th, and 21st- HBD Indiana Celebrating 200 Years

July 30th and 31st- WWE

August 3rd, 4th, and 6th- Pirates of Kokomo

Please see www.kokomojackrabbits.com for more details on themes, promotions, and giveaways.

The Jackrabbits open their season May 26th as the new Prospect League team from Lisle, Illinois, the DuPage Drones visit Kokomo Municipal Stadium. For more information on the team or to buy season or 7 game pack tickets which are on sale now, please visit www.kokomojackrabbits.com or call 414-224-9283.

Prospect League

The Prospect League was founded in 1963 – known as The Central Illinois Collegiate League until merging in 2009 – and is one of the longest continuously operating, independent, summer collegiate baseball leagues in the country. With the addition of Lafayette, IN the Prospect League will have 12 teams competing in a six state region: Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. Visit ProspectLeague.com for more information.

MKE Sports & Entertainment MKE Sports & Entertainment owns and operates professional sports teams, sports complexes, and other

entertainment entities in the Midwest including The Rock Sports Complex in Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Wave Professional Soccer Team playing in the Major Arena Soccer League, the Kokomo Jackrabbits Baseball team (Kokomo, Indiana) and a to be named PDL soccer franchise in Kokomo, and the Jamestown Jammers of the Perfect Game League. For even more information about MKE Sports & Entertainment and everything we do visit MKESports.com


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