By: Kennedy Miller By: Kennedy Miller | March 9, 2023 | Lifestyle Community
The Atlanta Braves aren’t short of bobblehead giveaways this year.
The team has released its promotional calendar for the 2023 season, featuring more than 20 gate giveaways.
Mark your calendars for the Braves’ home game on Thursday, May 25 to snag a bobblehead that’s sure to transport you back to the beloved hip hop tunes of the 2000s.
The Braves have partnered with hip hop duo Big Boi and André 3000 of Outkast to design a bobblehead inspired by the duo’s music video for “Two Dope Boyz.”
The bobblehead features the iconic Atlanta artists in Braves jerseys riding in a red convertible. The first 15,000 fans through the gates of Truist Park on May 25 will receive the exclusive offer.
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The Braves’ season commences with a faceoff against the San Diego Padres on April 6. Celebrate opening day by receiving a magnetic schedule presented by Georgia Power.
Gather the girls on April 22 as the Braves take on the Houston Astros to celebrate Girl's Night Out at the ballpark.
The specialty ticket package includes a game ticket and a 14 oz ‘Girls' Night Out Tumbler’, engraved with the team’s logo. Make sure to stop by the Park Bench dueling piano bar before or after the game for live entertainment and drink specials.
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Other promotional highlights include a Fred McGriff ‘Hall of Fame’ bobblehead on Aug. 1, commemorating his upcoming induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, an A.J. Minster ‘Cowboy’ bobblehead on Sept. 26, and a specialty Michael Harris II bobblehead, recognizing the 2022 Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year, on Aug. 22.
The Braves are unveiling a three-part chain series on May 10, June 27, and July 18. Throughout the season, fans will receive specialty medallion necklaces paying homage to beloved Braves players Ozzie Albie, Ronald Acuña Jr. and Spencer Strider.
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The team is also introducing a three-part ‘Hometown’ bobblehead series featuring Matt Olson of Georgia, Kyle Wright of Alabama and Austin Riley of Mississippi. Snag the ‘Hometown’ collection to see how all the state-shaped bases fit together and complete the set.
Atlantans voted on Twitter and the Braves listened. The fan-favorite Ronald Acuña Jr. ‘Bat Flip’ bobblehead will return this year after winning the ‘Best of’ bobblehead bracket featuring giveaways from previous years. The first 15,000 fans on Sept. 19 will receive the special bobblehead.
Relive the ‘94 Press Box Fire’ with a limited edition Ron Gant ’'93 Pressbox Fire’ bobblehead on July 19. The figurine recreates the iconic photo of Gant in front of the pressbox fire at the Atlanta Fulton County Stadium in July 1993.
Following every Friday night game, watch as the sky above Truist Park lights up with a fireworks display. Enjoy live music on the Georgia Power Pavillion Stage before every Saturday home game.
The Braves hit it out of the park with the 2023 promotional schedule, the most robust in the team’s history.
The Atlanta Braves play at Truist Park at 755 Battery Ave SE, Atlanta, GA.
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