10/23/2017 10:00 AM
(New Britain, Conn., October 23, 2017) – New Britain Bees team officials today announced the release of their schedule for the 2018 season.
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The 2018 schedule will include 126 contests and features 72 home games at New Britain Stadium. The Bees will begin their season on the road on Friday, April 27 when they travel to Sugar Land to face the Skeeters. Following a six-game road trip, New Britain will play their home opener against the newly reformed Road Warriors on Friday, May 4.
“We’re very excited about this year’s schedule and celebrating the 2018 season at New Britain Stadium,” says Bees General Manager Brad Smith. “The organization is looking forward to putting together a competitive team, a great promotional schedule and continuing our tradition of affordable family entertainment, while providing our guests with the best Bees experience ever.”
For the majority of the season, Monday through Saturday contests will start at 6:35 p.m. Sunday tilts in May, June, and September will be played at 1:35 p.m., while Sunday games in July and August will begin at 5:05 p.m.
The Bees will host a pair of ever popular Baseball in Education Days on Wednesday, May 9 and Wednesday, May 16, with both games scheduled for 10:35 a.m. Two Summer Camp Days have been announced as well for Wednesday, July 25 and Tuesday, July 31, with both contests slated for 12:05 p.m.
New Britain also has a couple of single admission doubleheaders scheduled for Wednesday, June 20 and Tuesday, September 11. Game one of each doubleheader will begin at the normal 6:35 p.m. start time, and game two will commence a half hour following the conclusion of the first contest.
The Bees final homestand of the 2018 campaign will be a three game set with the Lancaster Barnstormers from September 10-12 at New Britain Stadium, while they wrap up the season on the road against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs from September 13-16.
Promotions for the 2018 season will be announced at a later date and game times are subject to change.
For ticket information call (860) 826-BEES or stop by the New Britain Stadium Box Office. To learn more about the Bees franchise and other ticketing options visit our webpage at www.nbbees.com.
About the New Britain Bees
The New Britain Bees are members of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, and play their home games at New Britain Stadium. For information on tickets packages, group outings and sponsorships call 860-826-BEES (2337) or visit NBBees.com.
About the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB)
The Atlantic League has been a leader in professional baseball and a gateway to Major League Baseball since 1998. Over 38 million fans have attended Atlantic League games and more than 900 players and 50 managers and coaches have joined MLB organizations directly from the ALPB. The Atlantic League emphasizes winning baseball games, showcasing the talent of top-caliber players and offering affordable family entertainment to metropolitan markets serving nearly 15% of the US population. For more information, please visit www.AtlanticLeague.com.