During this season’s Media Open House, the San Francisco Giants revealed “what’s new” in the ballpark, including the 2016 promotional giveaways. The presentation included descriptions of bobbleheads, speakers, t-shirts, and backpacks. Keep reading for a list of some of the special event giveaways for the season.
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Golf Night, presented by Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic, will be held on April 22. The San Francisco Giants will take on the Miami Marlins. Those with Special Event tickets will receive a ticket to the game and a Juli Inkster bobblehead.
Irish Heritage Night 1
On April 25, the San Francisco Giants, in partnership with the Irish Immigration Pastoral Center and Irish-American Crossroads, will hold Irish Heritage Night. The night’s giveaway will be an Irish-themed Giants t-shirt.
Chinese Heritage Night
In community partnership with SF Hep B Free, a project of Community Initiatives, the San Francisco Giants will host Chinese Heritage Night on April 26. Special event ticket holders will receive a Giants-themed “Year of the Monkey” figurine in addition to admission to the the night’s game against the San Diego Padres.
Cinco de Mayo
In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, the Los Gigantes de San Francisco will host a celebration that includes a special event giveway and pre-game festivities. Special event ticket holders will receive a collector’s edition Lou Seal Cinco de Mayo bobblehead and a ticket to the night’s game against the Colorado Rockies.
4th Annual Metallica Night
The 4th Annual Metallica Night will be held on May 6th. The evening’s giveaway will be a Metallica/Giants collectible desktop item. The band will be present for pregame festivities. The Giants play the Colorado Rockies at 7:15 p.m.
Filipino Heritage Night 1
In partnership with the Filipina Women’s Network, Filipino American Arts Exposition, Manilatown Heritage Foundation, and 600 Hands, the San Francisco Giants will host Filipino Heritage Night 1 on May 23. A Special Event ticket includes admission to the game and a Filipino/Giants snapback hat.
Bruce Lee Tribute Night
On May 24, the San Francisco Giants will be hosting “Bruce Lee Tribute Night.” Special Event tickets include admission to the evening’s game against the San Diego Padres, as well as a limited-edition Bruce Lee/Giants t-shirt.
Portuguese Heritage Night
The San Francisco Giants, in partnership with Portuguese Organization for Social Services and Opportunities, will hold Portuguese Heritage Night on June 13. That evening, the Giants take on the Milwaukee Brewers at 7:15. Those with Special Event tickets will be admitted to the game and will receive a Portuguese-themed Giants blanket.
Autism Awareness Night
In partnership with Autism Speaks and Anova, as well as other organizations in the community, the Giants will hold Autism Awareness Night on June 14. The San Francisco Giants will take on the Milwaukee Brewers that evening. Each special event ticket includes a Will Clark-themed long-sleeved shirt.
Hello Kitty Day
The San Francisco Giants will host Hello Kitty Day for the third consecutive season on July 10. A Special Event ticket includes a Hello Kitty/Giants tote bag, as well as admission to the night’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Firefighter Appreciation Night
The San Francisco Giants, in community partnership with the California Fire Foundation, California Professional Firefighters, and the SFFD Toy Program, will host “Firefighter Appreciation Night” on July 25. Following pre-game festivities, the Giants will take on the Cincinnati Reds at 7:15 p.m.
The Giants will host tokidoki Night for the second consecutive year on July 26. A Special Event ticket will include admission to the night’s game against the Cincinnati Reds and a Giants-edition vinyl figure of “Adios.”
Law Enforcement Appreciation Night
This year’s Law Enforcement Appreciation Night will be held on July 28. A Special Event ticket will include admission to the night’s game against the Washington Nationals and a Law-Enforcement-themed belt buckle.
Irish Heritage Night 2
In community partnership with the Irish Immigration Pastoral Center, Irish Heritage Night 2 will be held on August 15 as the San Francisco Giants take on the Pittsburgh Pirates. The evening’s giveaway is a Irish-themed SF Giants scarf.