One of the many great advantages to visiting Myrtle Beach is the variety of attractions offered. And in 1999, city leaders hit a home run when they brought professional baseball in the form of the Myrtle Beach Pelicans to town. The former affiliate of the Atlanta Braves has brought America’s national pastime to thousands of fans. In 2011 the Pelicans became the single-A affiliate of Texas Rangers. Year after year, fans enjoy seeing some of Major League Baseball’s future stars at Pelicans Ballpark.
As of 2012, single game ticket prices range from $8.00 -$13.00 and there is not a bad seat in the house at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark. Different ticket packages, such as the Flex Book (12 undated tickets for the price of 10), Weekender Plan (22 games—all the weekend home games), Pilsner Plan (12-games, including all Thirsty Thursdays), Buds & Boom Plan (24 games—every Thursday home game and Fireworks Night), are available. Step up to the plate and contact the Myrtle Beach Pelicans today for all ticketing needs.
What’s minor league baseball without fun promotions every night? Come join the daily season standards as well as special events throughout the season. On Kids Eat Free Mondays, children aged 12 and under receive a hotdog, chips and a drink with the cost of a ticket. Fans are able to take home Pelican posters on Team Tuesday. Wiener Wednesdays are popular as well, with $1.00 Hebrew National hotdogs all game long. Thirsty Thursdays bring fans $1 Budweisers and Bud Lights from 6-8pm. For Sunday Pregame Catch, families are invited to play catch on TicketReturn.com Field. Don’t miss out on Halloween in July Night, G.I. Joe Night, Pirate Night and many more theme nights to add that extra excitement to games. The Myrtle Pelicans light up the east coast sky with one of the best firework shows in baseball every Sunday night as well as July 3rd, 12th, 14th, 19th, Aug 9th, and Sep 3rd.
There is nary a better venue for special outings or birthday bashes than catching a Pelicans game. A field-level beach down the left field line, Contact Data Beach, is available for groups of up to 120 celebrating a special occasion. Birthdays can be celebrated with special packages designed for all your party needs. Make sure and call ahead for special pricing prepared just for you.
All kinds of fun can also be found in the Fan Zone. Children ages 3-12 can sign up for the Pelicans Kid Club which includes free admission to selected games, 10 % off merchandise and an exclusive autograph session with Pelican players. This year the Myrtle Beach Pelicans are also offering a Youth Baseball Clinic for players aged 7-14 on June 12th-14th from 9:00am -12:00pm.
The Pro Shop has hats, t-shirts, jerseys and more for the Myrtle Beach Pelican fan in everyone. There are plenty of food and drink concession stands to fulfill appetite and. Buffet-style picnics are also available for groups of up to 300.
Located at 1251 21st Ave N. (right next to Broadway at the Beach), the Myrtle Beach Pelicans are already helping fans satisfy their summer baseball fix and cheer on their “ home away from home” team to victory. For more info, visit myrtlebeach.pelicans.milb.com or call (843) 918-6000.