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Get Ready for Baseball Season!

🎉⚾ Baseball season is right around the corner and our CW partner and your local minor league baseball team, the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, is hosting two Open Houses (Thursday, Feb 8th or Feb 22nd) where you can learn more about the exciting ticket packages available at Atrium Health Ballpark for the 2024 season! During this event, you can view exclusive group and hospitality spaces, secure your seats for the 2024 season, and review all the VIP benefits of being part of the family with a member of the Cannon Ballers Sales Team. 📅🎟️ If you would like to attend, sign up online!   Planning...

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🎯🔫 Experience the Ultimate Nerf Adventure

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Created by possibly CabCo’s youngest entrepreneur, this Nerf Battlefield is a place to experience strategy, excitement, and, most importantly, fun! Carolina Dart Battles (Gibson Mill) 📍320 Sign Dr NW, Suite 20, Concord NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram Embark on an adrenaline-pumping adventure that combines strategy, excitement, and a whole lot of foam darts at Carolina Dart Battles, an indoor Nerf combat experience. Operating within the Core Athletics Indoor Training Facility, this 5600 sq. ft. battleground is the only one of its kind in Cabarrus...

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🥎 ⚾ New Softball and Baseball Training Facility Opens in Concord

D-BAT has opened a 22,580-square-foot facility in Cabarrus County for aspiring athletes seeking excellence in these sports. Concord 📍 1028 Central Dr NW Unit C, Concord, NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram Through a combination of state-of-the-art training equipment, expert coaching staff, and personalized instruction, D-Bat creates an environment where players not only refine their technical skills but also develop resilience, teamwork, and a deep appreciation for the values of dedication and perseverance. D-BAT is hosting its first Labor Day All Aspects Camp for Baseball and Softball. 📅...

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🌟 ⚾ Cannon Ballers Swing Big for a Special Cause

Partner Content   Starry Night is a full day of activities including a 5K, evening ballgame, silent auction, lantern ceremony, and fireworks! Saturday, August 19th is a big day at Atrium Health Ballpark as the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers offer a full lineup of activities to raise funds and awareness for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. Last year, this event brought together children, parents, families, and friends currently fighting the battle, while also raising over $30,000 of direct support for children across the nation. A One-of-a-Kind Community Event Starry Night is a one-of-a-kind...

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🇺🇸 Patriotism Flows Through Kannapolis This 4th of July

Team USA’s Collegiate National Team will be in Kannapolis in an exciting matchup with Chinese Taipei at Atrium Health Ballpark. This event not only showcases the talents of the nation’s most promising young baseball stars but also promises an unforgettable evening of entertainment with a grand finale of post-game fireworks. Fun Facts: ⚾ It is the first time in 14 years that the Stars and Stripes will pay a visit to Kannapolis, where they hold an all-time record of 4-1. ⚾ Team USA is composed of the top non-draft-eligible players from across the nation at the collegiate level. ⚾ It has featured...

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🐷 Get Jiggy at Kannapolis’ Award-Winning BBQ Festival May 4th-7th

On May 4th–7th, Jiggy with the Piggy comes to Downtown Kannapolis with over 50 BBQ competition teams as well as a festival featuring a People’s Choice Pork Tasting Contest, a 5K race, concerts, a kids zone, rides, and over 100 arts and crafts vendors. Started in 2013, this event has grown from an idea into one of the Southeast’s Top 20 Events. How Jiggy Got Started Jiggy with the Piggy has been growing in popularity for a decade, but the festival tradition in Downtown Kannapolis dates back even further than that. Deputy City Manager Eddie Smith played an integral role in bringing the idea...

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⚾ 🐖 Cannon Ballers to Become Kannapolis Q’s (during Jiggy with the Piggy)

In March, the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers announced that during the Jiggy with the Piggy festival, the team will officially become the Kannapolis Q’s for their weekend series. “We’re fired up because we believe the Q’s brand is smoked to pork-fection,” exclaimed Cannon Ballers General Manager Matt Millward. “Our organization takes pride in having fun and we feel this is the perfect way to celebrate the significance of barbecue in our region and our city’s renowned Jiggy with the Piggy Festival.” Complete with a full set of logos, the team has “cooked” up specialty uniforms that will be worn...

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⚾ 🐕 Bat Dog Kacey Returns from Baseball Training

Pictured: (left) Trevor Wilt introducing Kacey to Cannon Ballers fans at a home game; (right) Kacey back home after attending special “bat dog” training! Did You Know? Last summer the Cannon Ballers welcomed their new bat dog, Kacey Betty to their baseball family. She did basic obedience training last year with Stone Paw Dog Training and then the week before the Super Bowl she left to train with a lab-specific trainer. He has taught her how to retrieve a baseball bat, run the bases, and may even catch a flyball. Bring Your Dogs to Bark in the Park. Get your single game, mini-plan, or season...

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⚾ Partnering to Make a Difference: Eli Lilly & The Cannon Baller Foundation

Eli Lilly and the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers have announced that Lilly will be the presenting sponsor of the Cannon Baller Foundation, which is built upon five pillars identified by the team and stakeholders after three years of working in and giving back to the community at and around Atrium Health Ballpark. Some highlights… 🎓 Lilly will create a Cannon Ballers Scholarship Program with a direct gift to a graduate who has worked with the Cannon Ballers. They will also donate more than 1,500 meals to Title I students who attend one of the team’s three Education Games. 🌳 Break-A-Bat, Plant-A-Tree...

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⚾ New for 2023: 10 Game Mini-Plans

The Cannon Ballers first home game is just a few months away on April 18th. Now is the time to reserve your tickets to a great evening out at the ballpark. New this year are mini-plans that include a collection of 10 games covering the entire season (approximately 2 per month). Plan holders have the option to exchange up to three dates, but the exchange must be made 48 hours prior to the game, and may not have the exact same seats. Benefits include: ⚾ Best seat location ⚾ Savings on regular ticket pricing ⚾ Online account management ⚾ Exclusive member events ⚾ Priority access to playoff tickets Visit...

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