The Gateway Grizzlies Opening Day will be on Friday, May 12th at GCS Credit Union Ballpark and will be a night that all fans will want to be at as usual.

Along with the always entertaining professional baseball being played, the Grizzlies will also have two big giveaways to the first 1,000 fans in the ballpark. One will be a foam finger courtesy of longtime partner GCS Credit Union and the other will be the 2017 Grizzlies magnet schedule!

Following the game, the Grizzlies will kick off the season with an even bigger BANG as they will show off the first of nine total firework shows during the 2017 season. The Grizzlies official fireworks provider is Pyrotecnico, the official fireworks provider of Superbowl 51. You won't want to miss this incredible show!


Don't forget about the other fun activities that will be going on during the game such as the interactive in-between inning promotions, concourse activities like the prize wheel and facepainting and of course the state-of-the-art playground in the Kids Zone area!

The Grizzlies will take on the Florence Freedom on Friday, May 12 in the first of the three game series. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m.

For tickets and more information call the Grizzlies box office at (618) 337-3000.

ABOUT THE GATEWAY GRIZZLIES: The Gateway Grizzlies are a professional baseball team, located a mere 100-yards from I-255 (10 minutes from downtown St. Louis). The Grizzlies offer baseball fans entertainment, the likes of which are difficult to find - affordable, family, fun in the comfortable GCS Credit Union Ballpark with a great view of the St. Louis skyline. For tickets or general information please visit or call 618.337.3000. 
ABOUT THE FRONTIER LEAGUE: The Frontier League is celebrating its 25th season as a professional, independent baseball organization. Since its inception, the Frontier League has provided millions of fans to a fun and exciting baseball experience within the American Midwest. Consisting of 12 teams in two divisions and 96 game schedules, the league is recognized for the amount of talented athletes that are picked up by various MLB teams every year.