The Champions start a six-game homestand this week with two three-game series, first against the Sussex County Miners from Tuesday, August 6 to Thursday, August 8. Then the Trois-Rivières Aigles visit RCGT Park from Friday, August 9 to Sunday, August 11.
There will be many exciting promotions at the stadium that you won't want to miss!
Every Tuesday is Bingo Night at RCGT Park! Every fan is provided with a bingo card upon entry to the stadium and, if you get bingo, you win a free half-pound of wings, courtesy of Gracie O'Malley's!
Thursday, August 8 is Pink Night at RCGT Park, presented by Storm Internet. Fans are encouraged to wear pink attire and, upon entry to the stadium, will be provided with pink ribbons to show their support for breast cancer awareness. There will also be a t-shirt toss at various times throughout the game, so make sure to come out for your chance to leave with a free shirt!
Friday is $5 Big Rig night at the ballpark, but this Friday is also Bitmoji night, presented by 104.7! Think you can guess which Bitmoji is your favourite Champions player? Only one way to find out! All player scorecards on the videoboard will be displayed with their respective Bitmoji, come out to RCGT Park to see if you can guess who is who!
Saturday is Local Heroes night at RCGT Park, presented by Comtech Fire Credit Union! Fans are encouraged to come out and show their support for the brave women and men that keep Ottawa safe. There will be emergency vehicles parked outside the main entrance before the game for fans of all ages to check out.
Additionally, in-game entertainment will be provided by Tyler's Amazing Balancing Act
. Tyler Scheuer balances all sorts of items, like ladders, bicycles and wheelbarrows on his face while dancing and engaging the crowd. You won't want to miss it!
Sunday is Champ's fifth birthday, sponsored by CHEO! Many of Champ's mascot friends, including Big Joe from the Ottawa Redblacks, Sparky from the Ottawa Fury and Spartacat from the Ottawa Senators, will be at RCGT Park to celebrate. But don't tell Champ, it's a surprise!
The Amazing Tyler will also be back on Sunday to help with birthday celebrations, so if you weren't able to catch his performance on Saturday, you'll have another chance! Don't miss this incredible balancing act!