2022 Promotional Schedule


Homestand #1 

Friday, May 20th 
6:45 pm vs. Lincoln Salt Dogs 
Opening Day – Join us back at the Steel Yard as we kick off a summer of fun and the best baseball on this side of the Toll Road! 
Magnet Schedule Giveaway – Presented by Northwest Orthopedic and Spine Center at Methodist Hospitals  
Gary Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, May 21st 
4:00 pm vs. Lincoln Salt Dogs 
Hoosier Lottery Beneficiary Night – Presented by Hoosier Lottery – We’re partnering with Hoosier Lottery to honor local police, fire and education professionals!  
Magnet Schedule Giveaway – Presented by Northwest Orthopedic and Spine Center at Methodist Hospitals 
Valparaiso Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, May 22nd 
2:00 pm vs. Lincoln Salt Dogs 
Winter Beanie Giveaway – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Crown Point/Merrillville Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 

Monday, May 23rd 
6:45 pm vs. Kansas City Monarchs 
Schererville/Griffith/Highland Community Night– Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
AYCE Monday – Enjoy all you can eat hot dogs, popcorn and peanuts for $12 

Tuesday, May 24th 
11:00 am vs. Kansas City Monarchs 
School Day Game – Bring your class out to the ballpark for the ultimate field trip! 
Drawstring Backpack Giveaway – Presented by Alliance Steel 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, May 25th 
6:45 pm vs. Kansas City Monarchs 
Lake Station/Hobart Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game!  

Thursday, May 26th 
6:45 pm vs. Kansas City Monarchs 
Munster/Dyer/Saint John Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Thirsty Thursday – $3 Domestics (12oz) and $2 hot dogs 
Gerber Collision and Glass Thursday – Stop by any NWI Gerber Collision and Glass location for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game. 

 


 

Homestand #2 

Monday, May 30th 
4:00 pm Doubleheader vs. Lake Country Dock Hounds 
Memorial Day Double Header – Let’s play two! Join us for double the fun featuring an egg toss between games. 
Indiana Beach Day – Presented by Indiana Beach. We’re celebrating family fun and Indiana’s very own Amusement Park! 
Indiana Beach Jersey Auction– Presented by Indiana Beach 
Michigan City/La Porte Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Fireworks Super Show – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
AYCE Monday – Enjoy all you can eat hot dogs, popcorn and peanuts for $12. All you can eat wristband and ticket package available. 

Wednesday, June 1st 
6:45 pm vs. Lake Country Dock Hounds 
Portage/Chesterton Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

 


 

Homestand #3 

Friday, June 10th 
6:45 pm vs. Sioux City Explorers 
Parrot Head Night – It’s 5 o’clock somewhere! Join us for cheeseburgers in paradise featuring Jimmy Buffet’s greatest hits. 
Hawaiian Lei Giveaway – Presented by Gordon Food Service 
Rusty’s Camp Out – Join Rusty on the field for an overnight camp out – including a Q&A with the RailCats, movie on the jumbotron and s’mores! 
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, June 11th  
4:00 pm vs. Sioux City Explorers 
Sweet Home Indiana Corn Roast – There’s more than just corn in Indiana… There’s baseball too! Come out and enjoy both! 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, June 12th  
2:00 pm vs. Sioux City Explorers 
Bark in the Park – Presented by Arbor View Animal Hospital. Bring your furry friend to the ballpark!
Northshore Health Fair – Presented by Northshore Health.
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases

 


 

Homestand #4 

Friday, June 17th  
6:45 pm vs. Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks 
Return of the Blues Brothers Night – Shake your tailfeather! Blues Brothers Night is back! Come hang out with Jake and Elwood! 
Fedora Giveaway – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, June 18th  
4:00 pm vs. Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks 
Windy City Dueling PianosTwo pianos tickling the ivories all game long. From requests to sing-alongs, you’re sure to be entertained! 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, June 19th  
2:00 pm vs. Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks 
Father’s Day – Celebrate dad at the ballpark! 
Father’s Day Pre-Game Brunch on the Field – Bring the whole family to celebrate dad with a one-of-a-kind experience – brunch on the infield before the game!  
Lunchbox Giveaway – Presented by Berey Bros.  
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 

 


 

Homestand #5 

Tuesday, June 21st  
6:45 pm vs. Kane County Cougars 
Taco Tuesday – Enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas! 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, June 22nd  
12:00 pm vs. Kane County Cougars 
Youth and Senior Day – Presented by RCS Home Healthcare. Bring your youth groups, day camps and senior centers to the ballpark and take advantage of a special pre-sale ticket package! 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

Thursday, June 23rd  
6:45 pm vs. Kane County Cougars 
Thirsty Thursday – $3 Domestics (12oz) and $2 hot dogs 
Gerber Collision and Glass Thursday – Stop by any NWI Gerber Collision and Glass location for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game. 

 


 

Homestand #6 

Tuesday, June 28th 
6:45 pm vs. Chicago Dogs 
Lowell/Cedar Lake/Hebron Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Taco Tuesday – Enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas! 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, June 29th 
6:45 pm vs. Chicago Dogs 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

Thursday, June 30th  
6:45 pm vs. Chicago Dogs  
First Responders Night – Presented by Koorsen Fire and Security. We’re honoring Northwest Indiana’s finest first responders that keep our communities safe every day. 
First Responders Jersey Auction – Presented by Reith Riley Construction 
First Independence Day Fireworks in the Region – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
East Chicago/Whiting/Hammond Community Night – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Thirsty Thursday – $3 Domestics (12oz) and $2 hot dogs 
Gerber Collision and Glass Thursday – Stop by any NWI Gerber Collision and Glass location for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game. 

 


 

Homestand #7 

Monday, July 4th 
6:45 pm vs. Lake County Dockhounds 
Independence Day – Celebrate America by taking in America’s past-time 
Independence Day Fireworks – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Tuesday, July 5th 
6:45 pm vs. Lake Country Dockhounds 
Taco Tuesday – Enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas! 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, July 6th  
6:45 pm vs. Lake Country Dockhounds 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

 


 

Homestand #8
Friday, July 8th 
6:45 pm vs. Chicago Dogs 
Replica Jersey Giveaway – Presented by Methodist Hospitals
Beacon Hill Dental Night
Methodist Hospitals Heart Health Night
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, July 9th 
4:00 pm vs. Chicago Dogs 
Gold Gloves Night – Presented by Gold Gloves Charities. Join us as we partner with Gold Gloves Charities to honor children battling pediatric cancer. 
Gold Gloves Jersey Auction – Presented by Gold Gloves Charities 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, July 10th 
2:00 pm vs. Chicago Dogs 
Bark in the Park – Presented by McAfee Animal Hospital. Bring your furry friend to the ballpark! 
Dog Bandana Giveaway – Presented by McAfee Animal Hospital 
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 

 


 

Homestand #9 

Tuesday, July 19th  
6:45 pm vs. Cleburne Railroaders 
Lake County/Crown Point Library Night – Presented by Anthem  
Taco Tuesday – Enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas! 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, July 20th  
6:45 pm vs. Cleburne Railroaders 
Lake County Library Night – Presented by Anthem 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

Thursday, July 21st  
12:00 pm vs. Cleburne Railroaders 
Youth and Senior Day – Presented by RCS Home Healthcare. Bring your youth groups, day camps and senior centers to the ballpark and take advantage of a special pre-sale ticket package! 
Lake County Library Day – Presented by Anthem 
Thirsty Thursday – $3 Domestics (12oz) and $2 hot dogs 
Gerber Collision and Glass Thursday – Stop by any NWI Gerber Collision and Glass location for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game. 

Friday, July 22nd  
6:45 pm – vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes 
Pirate and Princess Night – Presented by Tradewinds Serivces. You’ll find your favorite princesses at the ballpark and have the chance to see the Tradewinds pirate ship! 
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, July 23rd  
4:00 pm vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes 
Military Appreciation Night – Presented by Berey Brothers. We’ll salute those who have served or are currently serving in the nation’s armed forces 
Military Appreciation Jersey Auction – Presented by Berey Brothers 
East Chicago/Gary Library Night – Presented by Anthem 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, July 24th  
2:00 pm vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes 
Breast Cancer Awareness Night – Join us as we honor the men and women in our community that have been touched by breast cancer.   
Lowell/Hammond Library Day – Presented by Anthem 
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 

 


 

Homestand #10 

Friday, August 5th  
6:45 pm vs. Sioux Falls Canaries 
Union Night – We’re celebrating the strong union presence across Northwest Indiana!
Methodist Hospitals Strike Out Stroke Night

Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, August 6th  
4:00 pm vs. Sioux Falls Canaries 
MADD Night – Presented by Mothers Against Drunk Driving. We’re partnering with MADD to end drunk driving and support the victims of these crimes. 
Porter County Library Day – Presented by Anthem 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, August 7th  
2:00 pm vs. Sioux Falls Canaries 
Sensory Game – Presented by AccessAbilities, Inc. We’re turning down the volume for a sensory-friendly game! 
Sensory Jersey Auction – Presented by AccessAbilities, Inc. 
INFEAT Autism Raffles – Presented by INFEAT 
Newton County/Michigan City Library Day – Presented by Anthem 
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 

 


 

Homestand #11 

Friday, August 12th  
6:45 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
Star Wars Night – The force is strong with this one! Sharpen your jedi skills and hang out with Darth Vader and the rest of the 501st Legion! 
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, August 13th  
4:00 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
Back to School Night – Presented by Trinity Christian College. Get ready for the school year with a little help from Trinity Christian College
Backpack Giveaway – Presented by Trinity Christian College 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, August 14th  
2:00 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
Clean Air Day – Presented by Partners for Clean Air. Learn how you can improve overall air quality and public health through voluntary actions! 
Bike-an-Inning Giveaway – Presented by Partners for Clean Air 
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 


Homestand #12 

Tuesday, August 16th  
6:45 pm vs. Cleburne Railroaders 
Thornton Library Day – Presented by Anthem 
Taco Tuesday – Enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas! 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, August 17th  
6:45 pm vs. Cleburne Railroaders 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

Thursday, August 18th  
6:45 pm vs. Cleburne Railroaders 
Thirsty Thursday – $3 Domestics (12oz) and $2 hot dogs 
Gerber Collision and Glass Thursday – Stop by any NWI Gerber Collision and Glass location for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game. 

 


 

Homestand #13 

Tuesday, August 30th  
6:45 pm vs. Kane County Cougars 
Taco Tuesday – Enjoy $3 tacos and $5 margaritas! 
Community HealthNet Tuesday – Stop by any Northwest Indiana CHN location for a complimentary ticket to today’s game! 

Wednesday, August 31st  
6:45 pm vs. Kane County Cougars 
Win Big Wednesday – Ballpark Bingo and $5 Craft Beer (12oz) 
Northshore Health Centers Wednesday – Stop by NWI Northshore location in LaPorte, Chesterton, Portage, Hammond, Lake Station or Merrillville for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game! 

Thursday, September 1st 
6:45 pm vs. Kane County Cougars 
Thirsty Thursday – $3 Domestics (12oz) and $2 hot dogs 
Gerber Collision and Glass Thursday – Stop by any NWI Gerber Collision and Glass location for a complimentary ticket to tonight’s game. 

Friday, September 2nd  
6:45 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
Haunt Night – Presented by Haunted Hills Hospital. It’s a preview to Halloween! Break out your best costumes and check out what our friends from Haunted Hills Hospitals have in store for the 2022 Halloween season! 
Fireworks Friday – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 

Saturday, September 3rd  
4:00 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
Team Card Set Giveaway – Commemorate the 2022 RailCats season! 
Saturday Steal Deal – Ticket to the game, Chick-fil-A coupon and RailCats Cap for $15 
Signature Saturday – Pre-game autographs and post-game kids run the bases 

Sunday, September 4th  
6:00 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
70’s Night – Presented by Methodist Hospitals. Break out your rollerblades and groovy gear and head to the ballpark. We’ll be enjoying 70’s tunes all game long. 
Tie Dye T-Shirt Giveaway – Presented by Methodist Hospitals 
Final Fireworks of the Season – Presented by Fifth Third Bank 
Times Family Sunday – Present the Times Family Sunday ad (digital or print) at the box office and receive tickets for 2 adults and up to 4 children for $20 
Sunday Fun-Day – $5 signature cocktails, pre-game catch on the field and post-game kids run the bases 

Monday, September 5th  
1:00 pm vs. Milwaukee Milkmen 
Fan Appreciation Day – We believe every game should be fan appreciation day, but we’re making this one extra special!