The Madison Mallards will again host the Great Dane Easter Egg Hunt at the “Duck Pond” on April 4th. Gates for the event will open at 9:00 am, with the hunt starting at 9:30 am in the outfield grass. The free event is open to kids of all ages.
The hunt will be divided into three age groups; four and under, five and six, and seven and up. Kids can bring their own baskets for egg collecting. The Great Dane will provide age appropriate gift bags for all kids in attendance.
The Great Dane is a founding partner of the Madison Mallards and have been a valued partner since 2002.
The Mallards open the 2015 season at the “Duck Pond” on Tuesday, May 26th at 6:35 pm against the Kalamazoo Growlers. Mallards single game tickets go on-sale Saturday, April 25th at 9:00 am.
The Madison Mallards are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Playing its 22nd season of summer collegiate baseball in 2015, the Northwoods League is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 18 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 120 Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (CWS), Jordan Zimmermann (WAS), Curtis Granderson (NYM), Allen Craig (BOS) and Ben Zobrist (OAK). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League Website. For more information, visit www.MallardsBaseball.com.