Ladies Night at Skylands Stadium, Aug. 25
Fan Appreciation Day, September1


Miss New Jersey USA 2018 Alexa Noone, who will throw out the first pitch on Aug. 25 at Skylands Stadium Photo provided

AUGUSTA — Come out to Skylands Stadium as the Sussex County Miners host a pair of promotion events that will enable everybody to celebrate the end of summer with a bang. On August 25, it's all about the ladies as the Miners host Ladies Night and Miss New Jersey USA 2018 Alexa Noone, who will throw the ceremonial first pitch. Plus the Miners will pay tribute to Miner Country on September 1 by holding Fan Appreciation Day which will feature a jam-packed slate of activities including a can't miss Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival.
Ladies, the evening is yours! From 4pm-6pm, Skylands Stadium will be a women's wonderland. Are you ready to blow off some steam? We got you covered! A professional DJ will spin loads of tunes while you can kick back and take advantage of our tasty lineup of drink specials. Looking to do a little shopping? Bargain hunters can cool off in the Event Center that will be transformed into a robust shopping village full of home, apparel, cosmetic and food vendors.
How would you like to get a pre-game cosmetic makeover and the chance to stand next to a Miner on the field for the national anthem? All you have to do is enter the Ladies Night Contest. As long as you're 18 or over, all you have to do is follow the Miners on Instagram (@sussexcountyminers), Facebook (@sussexcountyminers) or Twitter (@scminers) and post a photo of yourself showing your Miners pride with the hashtag #SCMinersPride. Six lucky winners will receive the following:
• Two free tickets to the Ladies Night game
• A pink Miners T-shirt
• A complimentary Mary Kay makeup session prior to the game
• A goodie bag
• The opportunity to stand next to a Miners player during the national anthem
The Miners plan to pay tribute to the best fans in the Can-Am League with a slew of cool activities. Everybody gets to double their pleasure by taking advantage of Miners' single-admission tickets to the day's doubleheader against the Trois-Riveres Aigles. The first 500 fans will receive a team picture. Plus all fans in attendance can visit the Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival free of charge! A gastronomical exhibition for everyone, this festival will feature a delicious assortment of foods -- including seafood, Greek, empanadas, BBQ, American (e.g. hot dogs, burgers, cheese steaks) and desserts (e.g. funnel cake, Oreos and cannolis) -- along with dozens of thirst-quenching craft beers.
Best of all, on both nights fans will be treated to the biggest fireworks show in Sussex County, courtesy of Garden State Fireworks. For more information, go to www.scminers.com or call 973.383.7644.
About the Sussex County Miners
The Sussex County Miners are New Jersey’s newest professional baseball team. The Miners are a proud member of the Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball and play a 100-game season from May through September. The Miners play their home games at Skylands Stadium, one of the premier sports and entertainment venues in North Jersey. The Skylands Stadium Sports Complex is conveniently located in the heart of Sussex County and includes a 4,200-seat stadium, 17,000-square foot Event Center, 3-acre play and party area, 80-seat full-service restaurant – the only of its kind in all minor league baseball -- and a spacious parking lot. In addition to baseball, Skylands Stadium also hosts numerous events including food truck festivals, beer festivals, comedy nights, boat shows, light shows, and holiday extravaganzas, as well as private and corporate functions. For more information or tickets, please call 973.383.7644.