Star Trek Nights at the Ballgame
Tomorrow night, Wednesday, August 21st, it’s Star Trek night with the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in downtown St. Louis. First pitch is at 6:45pm, when the Cardinals take on the Milwaukee Brewers.
Star Trek fans attending the game can purchase a special Theme Ticket, which comes with a voucher for a free, exclusive baseball hat. The navy blue hat comes with a Star Trek command delta on the front, embroidered in Cardinals colors, and the Cardinals’ iconic STL logo on the side.
Look out next week for another similar event in San Francisco, California, home of Starfleet Academy. The Giants are hosting a Star Trek night as well, on Monday, August 26th. First pitch for that game is also 6:45pm, when the Giants take on the Arizona Diamondbacks. Special event tickets come with a voucher that you can redeem for a special messenger bag in Giants colors, with a large command delta and the SF logo embroidered on the front.
Additionally, the Giants have partnered with Star Trek Online to offer a special VIP experience. The VIP experience includes a club-level ticket to the game, access to the premium event space, a complimentary photo in the Captain’s Chair, and a collectable Jean-Lou Picard bobblehead. All in addition to the aforementioned messenger bag.
Tickets for the VIP experience are limited. Visit dailystartreknews.com for links to both events.
This article was written for the podcast Daily Star Trek News.
Alison Pitt is the writer, producer, and host of Daily Star Trek News, on the Roddenberry Podcast Network. A veteran Star Trek podcaster, she started her career on the weekly show Priority One: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast in 2015. She has appeared on panels at Star Trek Las Vegas, WonderCon, and San Diego Comic Con.