In celebration of America’s birthday the Chihuahuas announce the unveiling of the New Era Stars and Stripes cap and matching Stars and Stripes jersey to be worn during the July 2nd and July 3rd GECU Independence Day Celebration games.
The unveiling comes in addition to the best postgame fireworks in El Paso on July 3rd and a Fireworks Spectacular presented by KVIA and KISS FM on July 2nd.
Season Seat Holders will be granted early entry into the Friday, July 1stChihuahuas game with the option to purchase the cap beginning at 5 p.m. at the Chihuahuas Team Shop on Durango. The cap will be made available to ticketed fans at 6 p.m. Sales will open to the general public on Saturday, July 2nd at 10 a.m. Limited quantities are available.
In addition to the cap, men’s and women’s patriotic-themed shirts as well as other merchandise will also be available.
The team will wear the Stars and Stripes jerseys on July 2nd and July 3rd. Made by OT Sports, the jerseys are red, white & blue with a red striped gradient across the upper part of the bodice and features blue side panels with white stars from underneath the arm to the waist. The sleeves are white and red with a blue trim.
Gates for the GECU Independence Day Celebration open at 6 p.m. with first pitch at 7:05 p.m. Fans are encouraged to arrive early for the pregame festivities.
The homestand against the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks affiliate) kicks-off with the new Thrifty Thursday (presented by KLAQ, What’s Up Weekly, Univision 26, TriColor, and KFOX TV). In addition to the popular $2 specials (including the new $2 wine-based margaritas) the Chihuahuas have added a Yappy Hour from 6 p.m.-7 p.m. featuring $1 8oz Budweiser or Bud Light as well as a $5 special featuring a burger, fries and the choice of an 8oz Budweiser or Bud Light or water.
Friday brings back a popular theme night – Salute to Selena (Quintanilla-Pérez), the popular deceased Tejano star.
Advanced purchase for the home series is encouraged as limited seating remains. Purchasing early also gives fans a savings versus walk-up prices.
Fans can buy tickets at EPChihuahuas.com or in person at the Durango or Santa Fe Box Offices. The box office is open Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday 10- a.m.-4 p.m.