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Fort Myers Miracle reaches Major League with appearance by Corbin Bernsen

2019-05-13T12:06:15-04:00May 13th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Actor, director and baseball superfan Corbin Bernsen will be making a special appearance at Saturday’s Fort Myers Miracle game. Bernsen played one of the best-known baseball movie characters of all-time, Roger Dorn, in all three “Major League” movies. His acting career spans more than four decades and includes appearances in movies, sitcoms, dramas, soap operas [...]

Fort Myers Miracle postgame concerts to feature music stars Colton Dixon, Russell Dickerson and Uncle Kracker

2019-05-06T11:07:11-04:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Rising stars in baseball and the music industry will be performing at Hammond Stadium this weekend as the Fort Myers Miracle host back-to-back postgame concerts. Friday, May 10 is Faith and Family Night, an evening of faith and fellowship at Hammond Stadium capped by a performance from Colton Dixon. The singer-songwriter was a 2012 finalist [...]

Fort Myers Miracle go Hollywood with April 25-28 homestand

2019-04-24T10:48:34-04:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle hope to continue pushing toward first place with a four-game homestand filled with fun promotions for the whole family. Beginning Thursday, the Miracle will play four home games against the Palm Beach Cardinals, which currently have the best record across both divisions of the Florida State League. With several MLB prospects [...]

Fort Myers Miracle doubling number of ‘Bark in the Park’ dog-friendly events for 2019 season

2019-04-10T18:16:30-04:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , |

Hammond Stadium will become the official hangout for Southwest Florida dogs during 2019. The Fort Myers Miracle are doubling the number of Bark in the Park dog-friendly events this season, offering 10 dates where pooches can sit in the grandstands and take in a ballgame. “Bark in the Park is a three-hour social event for [...]

Free tickets, fireworks, beer specials and the Zooperstars highlight Fort Myers Miracle’s Opening Nights celebration on April 4-5

2019-04-02T18:07:55-04:00March 27th, 2019|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle, winner of the 2018 Florida State League championship, will return to Hammond Stadium in April to kick off a two-night celebration with baseball fans. On April 4 and 5, fans will be treated to giveaways, concession deals, family-friendly entertainment and a game-day experience among the best in minor league baseball. “Last [...]

Two concerts highlight Fort Myers Miracle promo schedule

2019-03-26T18:52:22-04:00March 12th, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Colton Dixon, Russell Dickerson, special guest to take stage at Hammond May 10, 11   The Florida State League Champion Fort Myers Miracle are excited to announce their 2019 Promotional Schedule, highlighted by back-to-back concerts on May 10 and 11 at Hammond Stadium. Christian rock icon and American Idol alum Colton Dixon will perform following [...]

Harry Potter Night brings Hogwarts, Butterbeer to Hammond Stadium

2018-08-17T00:12:32-04:00August 17th, 2018|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Final homestand of Fort Myers Miracle season features fireworks, two-for-one specials, Game of Thrones Night and other fan-centric promotions The Fort Myers Miracle are inviting all Harry Potter fans to the ballpark on Sept. 1 as Hammond Stadium turns into the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry Potter Night on Saturday, Sept. 1 will feature [...]

Fort Myers Miracle reschedule Independence Day fireworks celebration to tonight

2018-07-05T20:20:44-04:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle will host its annual Independence Day fireworks extravaganza tonight, offering fans an opportunity to keep the party going. Torrential rains and persistent lightning on Wednesday evening forced the postponement of the Miracle’s July 4th game and holiday celebration. The Miracle will play a doubleheader today against the Dunedin Blue Jays. The [...]

Fort Myers Miracle to celebrate strength, solidarity of armed forces at Military Appreciation Night on June 29

2018-06-22T00:44:35-04:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle are saluting all branches of the U.S. armed forces at a special Military Appreciation Night in advance of Independence Day. All active duty personnel and veterans, as well as their immediate families, will be admitted free to the Miracle baseball game on Friday, June 29. Military Appreciation Night features an extensive [...]

Bell Tower Shops presents ‘Take me out to the mall game,’ a baseball-themed Yappy Hour on April 13

2018-04-04T22:56:05-04:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Play ball! Bell Tower Shops, Southwest Florida’s dog-friendly shopping, dining and entertainment destination, will incorporate America’s pastime into its always-entertaining Yappy Hour event on April 13. The theme for April is “Take me out to the mall game,” and dogs can participate in a lively baseball-themed costume contest (but don’t expect anyone to buy them [...]

Achieva Credit Union offering 50 tickets to nonprofits for every Fort Myers Miracle home game this season

2018-03-26T18:57:32-04:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle have announced a partnership with Achieva Credit Union that will provide up to 50 free tickets per game to area nonprofit organizations. Achieva is inviting registered 501(c)(3) organizations to sit in its “Community Corner” at Hammond Stadium, offering up to 50 tickets so local groups can bring the whole team to [...]

Sun Conference Baseball Championships returns to Lee County May 5-8

2017-05-04T15:08:08-04:00May 4th, 2017|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Lee County will again host the Sun Conference Baseball Championships from Friday, May 5, through Monday, May 8. The top six baseball teams from The Sun Conference will compete in the annual event. The double-elimination championship will feature 10 games at City of Palms Park, 2201 Edison Ave., Fort Myers. Keiser University, Southeastern University, St. [...]

Lee County hosts 27th annual Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic Feb. 25 – March 25

2017-02-07T14:57:47-04:00February 7th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Baseball and softball players from across the nation will assemble in Lee County Feb. 25 through March 25 for the 27th Annual Lee County Parks & Recreation Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic. Men’s and women’s NCAA Division III baseball and softball teams, as well as NAIA softball teams, will have the opportunity to compete in “spring [...]

Beer, Baseball & Boom returns to Hammond Stadium on Aug. 13

2016-11-08T14:59:06-04:00August 10th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Craft Beer Fest with over 40 beers begins at 5 p.m. and lasts two hours Beer aficionados, baseball fanatics and fireworks lovers, the Fort Myers Miracle have expertly crafted the perfect evening for you… Beer, Baseball and Boom! The sixth annual Craft Beer Festival is set for Saturday, Aug. 13 at Hammond Stadium. From 5-7 [...]

Miracle set for patriotic celebration on Sunday, July 3

2016-11-08T14:59:15-04:00May 31st, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The perfect recipe for patriotism includes delicious fried and specialty foods, fireworks and baseball. The Fort Myers Miracle have all three! The Miracle will be unleashing a spectacular red, white and blue fireworks display in the Southwest Florida sky on Sunday, July 3 after a 6:05 p.m. game with the Jupiter Hammerheads. Fans are invited [...]

Miracle to host 55th FSL All-Star Game at Hammond Stadium

2016-11-08T14:59:16-04:00May 26th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Miracle are pleased to host the 2016 Florida State League All-Star Game at Hammond Stadium at the CenturyLink Sports Complex presented by CenturyLink, Coors Light, Priority Marketing, Zambelli Fireworks and Lee County Sports Development. The 55th All-Star Game in league history will be played for a sixth time in Fort Myers since [...]

Lee County to host Perfect Game Memorial Day Classic events May 27-30

2016-11-08T14:59:16-04:00May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

One of baseball’s biggest scouting events, the Perfect Game Memorial Day Classic, returns to Lee County May 27-30. Lee County will host tournaments for 14-and-under, 16-and-under and 18-and-under teams. Approximately 160 baseball teams from across the nation will hit the fields in Lee County to compete in the WWBA classic, which is part of the [...]

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida and Fort Myers Miracle partner to bring the business of baseball to students May 24

2016-11-08T14:59:17-04:00May 20th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida has partnered with Fort Myers Miracle to bring a day of education and baseball to Southwest Florida students on Tuesday, May 24. The day will include a “JA in a Day” program for students of Franklin Park Elementary School and a job shadow opportunity for a select 40 students to [...]

Lee County hosts 2016 FHSAA Baseball State Championships at JetBlue Park May 11-14 and May 18-21

2016-11-08T14:59:18-04:00May 4th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The 2016 Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Baseball State Championships will return to JetBlue Park May 11-14 and May 18-21 for the fourth consecutive year. The 27-game series is expected to draw fans from around the state as 36 teams face off, competing in the semifinal and championship games. Lee County and JetBlue Park [...]

Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic returns to Lee County Feb. 26 – March 28

2016-11-08T14:59:26-04:00February 9th, 2016|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Baseball and softball players from around the U.S. will converge in Lee County Feb. 26 through March 28 for the 26th Annual Lee County Parks & Recreation Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic. The event offers men’s and women’s NCAA Division III baseball and softball teams, as well as NAIA softball teams, an opportunity to participate in [...]

Lee County to host Roy Hobbs 2016 President’s Day Sunshine Classic

2016-11-08T14:59:26-04:00February 5th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lee County is hosting the 2016 Roy Hobbs Sunshine Classic at the Lee County Player Development Complex and historic Terry Park. The President’s Day 50+ and 60+ Divisions will take place Feb. 11 through Feb. 15, followed by Family Ties, Veterans 35+ and Masters 45+ Divisions Feb. 18 through Feb. 21. Nearly 200 players and [...]

Second annual NubAbility #DontNeed2 Florida Camp for kids with limb-loss in partnership with the Minnesota Twins

2016-11-08T14:59:31-04:00December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Hot Tips, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The NubAbility Athletic Foundation will host the second annual #DontNeed2 Florida Camp in partnership with the Minnesota Twins Jan. 1 through Jan. 2 for children ages 4 to 16 with congenital or traumatic limb-loss involving one or more limbs. NubAbility will hold a STRONG Camp, Jan. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the [...]