Articles from April 2014
Opening Day for the 2014 Brooklyn Cyclones isn’t until June 14th, but that doesn’t mean that there won’t be any baseball at MCU Park before the Home Opener. In fact, May is “Baseball Month” on Coney Island with nearly 50 games to be played at MCU Park even before the Cyclones throw their first pitch.
We recently had a suite cancellation for our July 5th "Salute to Seinfeld Night" (Something about an illness from licking too many envelopes). But their loss is your gain. We've put together an all-inclusive package including guaranteed bobbleheads, t-shirts, steak, drinks and more for 40 people! THERE IS ONLY ONE AVAILABLE SO ACT QUICKLY.
Baseball is more than just a game. It's a way to make learning fun for children. On May 14th, the Cyclones will host their 2nd Annual Education Through Baseball Day, where kids can learn about science, math and english. This year, they can also see living history with an exhibition explaining the evolution of baseball from the Brooklyn Atlantics Base Ball Club.
Every game at MCU Park is filled with fun from the start to finish. But on Sundays, we add a special twist with the amazingly talented and unbelievably enthusiastic Pee Wee's Dance Crew. This group of boys and girls between the ages of 8-12 perform in front of thousands at various games throughout the summer. Auditions will be held on Saturday, May 3rd at MCU Park with registration starting at 10 AM.
Can’t wait to be part of our Seinfeld 25th Anniversary Party on July 5th? Well now you don’t have to! Starting Monday, at 10 AM, fans will be able to purchase our “These Pretzels are Making Me Thirsty” Package including tickets on the Del Boca Brooklyn Rooftop for the July 5th game.
If you haven't renewed your full-season or partial season package for the 2014 season yet, we would like to remind you that in order to receive your personalized ticket book - rather than single game ticket stock - you must renew your tickets by Friday, April 18th. For season ticket holders, you must also renew your plan by that date to receive tickets to Brooklyn Cyclones Night at Citi Field on May 27th.
MCU Park, which has been the home of the Brooklyn Cyclones since 2001, will have a new home team starting on April 13th when the New York Empire, a professional Ultimate Frisbee team and member of the AUDL, start their 2014 campaign against the Toronto Rush. This will mark the first of three home games played at MCU Park for the Empire.
The Cyclones have completely revamped their kids club and are proud to introduce the all-new Tykeclones for the 2014 season. This group offers unparalleled access to Cyclones players, exclusive events, tickets to every Sunday home game and more. Check it out and join the club!
Spring is finally here, and that means baseball season can’t be far behind. After the winter we’ve had, little leaguers throughout the city are chomping at the bit to get back on the field and throw baseballs instead of snow balls. With that in mind, the Brooklyn Cyclones have introduced the all-new “Little Kids, Big Stars” Program to highlight the best and brightest in youth baseball and softball from the five boroughs and Long Island.
MCU Park has been called "The Most Fun Ballpark in America" and the Brooklyn Cyclones Beach Bums are a key factor in making the ballpark come to life. The Cyclones are looking for dancers who would like to perform in front of thousands every night, while also joining the team for promotional and community out reach. Auditions will be held on Saturday, April 12th at 10:00 AM.
How easy is it to find eight games that you could include in a “Domino’s Slice of the Season Flex Plan”? We had eight front office members pick one game that they are excited about this summer. We call it the Front Office Flex Plan. To get your five or eight game plan, call 718-37-BKLYN.
For the first time in franchise history, every Opening Day starting pitcher at every level of the Mets organization is a former Brooklyn Cyclone. From Dillon Gee at Citi Field on down to 2013 Brooklyn Cyclones Sterling Award Winner Rob Gsellman at Savannah, every opening day hurler is a Cyclones alum. Check it out here to see where your other favorite Cyclones from the past are Opening the 2014 season.
While some players take vacations or spend time with their families during the off season, Brandon Nimmo was training with National League MVP Andrew McCutchen, All-Star third baseman Pedro Alvarez and soon-to-be first round NFL Selection Teddy Bridgwater at the IMG Academy in hopes of taking a big step towards achieving his Major League goal during the 2014 season.
The Brooklyn Rooftop offers an unparalleled setting for your summer party. From atop MCU Park, you and your guests have access to unobstructed panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, the lights of the Coney Island Amusements and even the Manhattan Skyline in the distance. Enjoy the million dollar view without breaking the bank.
Kids love to be the center of attention, and at MCU Park we guarantee that they will receive the red carpet treatment that comes along with our special Birthday Party Packages. Tickets start at just $18 and include food, beverage, party favors, invitations and more. Celebrate your child's birthday party without the stress. Just sit back, relax, and watch your son or daughter have the time of their life!
There are few people who are more beloved in the borough of Brooklyn than the great Gil Hodges. Friday, April 4th would have been the former Brooklyn Dodger first baseman and New York Mets manager's 90th birthday. To celebrate this occasion, we are offering a special "Happy Birthday Gil" ticket offer featuring two tickets and a limited edition t-shirt for just $32.