R Biggest Nights, R Best Memories

The Tacoma Rainiers have put together a unique set of theme nights in hopes of bringing together the clubs, teams, groups and families who combine to make the South Sound so great. From STEM fans to college students to Scouts, there’s a night at Cheney Stadium built with you in mind.



Copa de la Diversión - 5 Game Promotion

¡Toma! In 2023, the Rainiers will once again play as La Familia de Tacoma as part of Minor League Baseball’s Copa de la Diversión initiative to celebrate Latin culture in the South Sound and worldwide. Indulge in Latin-inspired food, music and entertainment throughout the game and pick up exclusive La Familia gear at the Cheney Stadium Team Store. Specialty ticket packages, presented by BECU are available to all 5 La Familia games.


R Grateful Dead Experience

It’s time for one good ride from start to end, as the Tacoma Rainiers celebrate the music and message of the Grateful Dead. Join us for an evening of Grateful Dead music and psychedelic in-game entertainment.

Join us April 20th as we take on the El Paso Chihuahuas. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. and the gates will open at 5:30 p.m.

For all things Grateful Dead, visit www.dead.net


Throwback Weekend - April 22 and April 23

On Saturday, “Slammin’ Sam the South Sound Salmon” returns, as the Rainiers don their wildly popular “Faux-back” uniforms for the first of six times in 2023.

On Sunday, “A Blast from R Past” will take fans back to the early days of the “Rainiers” moniker and the beginning of the club’s affiliation with the Seattle Mariners (1995).


Teacher Appreciation Night - May 10, 2023

R Teacher Appreciation Night, presented by Commencement Bank, is the perfect way to celebrate the end your amazing school staff and the beginning of summer. Teachers and students, we salute you! Come celebrate with us. Dates and first-pitch time coming soon.


Nurses Night - May 11, 2023

Join hundreds of nurses and their families as we honor the women and men who dedicate their lives to caring for our community and ensuring we stay healthy and cared for. 

Ticket Package:

Party Deck Ticket: this $35.50 ticket grants you full access to the party deck where you can get unlimited BBQ, beer, wine, soda, and water. You will also receive a Nurses Night t-shirt.


Youth Baseball Night - May 28, 2023

Join us at Cheney Stadium for our Youth Baseball Day! This event is open to little league, recreation teams, softball teams, and more. All youth baseball players and families are invited down on the field pregame for a Pregame Parade.


Tacoma Public Schools Night- June 1, 2023

Join us for a night of food, fun and baseball for our annual Tacoma Public Schools Night at Cheney Stadium. All TPS students and children are invited to participate in our on-field pre-game parade. The Rainiers will be wearing jerseys inspired by the winning design from the TPS Jersey Design Competition. Find our auction table on the concourse to bid on the night’s game-worn jerseys.

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Girl Scout Night - June 16, 2023

Come enjoy a night of fun and baseball with our annual Girl Scout Night! A portion of ticket sales will go to support Girl Scouts of Western Washington. Join us June 16th as we take on the Albuquerque Isotopes. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM.


Salute to Armed Forces - June 18, 2023

It’s a day to salute all members of the United States Armed Forces and service veterans. Don’t miss pre-game celebrations as we honor all those who have served, presented by Kanon Electric. First pitch is scheduled for 1:35 against the Albuquerque Isotopes.  


July 3rd Extravaganza – July 3, 2023

Join us as we kick off the Independence Day celebrations early with our extravagant July 3rd Fireworks show.


R Pride Night - July 14, 2023

Pride Night at Cheney Stadium celebrates a night of love and inclusivity. Join us July 14th at 7:05 PM as we face Round Rock Express. Tickets and T-shirt packages are coming soon. 


Aces in the Outfield - July 16, 2023

How do you make baseball even more fun than it already is? With “Aces in the Outfield.” Join us for an afternoon of fun presented by Lucky Eagle Casino and Hotel. Come join us at 1:35 PM as we face Round Rock Express.


Cheney Foundation & South Sound YMCA Kids Day - July 27, 2023

Sponsored by The Ben B. Cheney Foundation, July 27 will be a day that is all about R Cheney Kids. We can’t wait for you to join us!

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Pink at the Park – July 31, 2023

Think pink! The Rainiers are again partnering with the Carol Milgard Breast Center to raise money and bring awareness to breast cancer research in the South Sound. The Rainiers will wear pink jerseys that will be auctioned off live on-field after the game. It’s a night of honor, support, and pride for the brave pink warriors in our community and around the world. First pitch is scheduled for 1:35 PM against the Salt Lake Bees. 


Scout Night - August 11, 2023

Enjoy the game as a troop or a family! Stay post game for Friday Night Fireworks. Join us August 11th as we compete against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM.


Color Cheney Crimson – August 11, 2023

We Always Find R Way Back Home! Join your fellow Cougs in turning R House crimson and gray. A portion of all ticket sales and all proceeds from the WSU-themed jersey auction will benefit the WSU Alumni Association. Think of our ballpark as The Coug for the night and let loose like a true Coug. Join us August 12th as we take on the Oklahoma City Dodgers. First pitch is scheduled for 6:05 PM. 


Tacoma Public Utilities Night – August 24, 2023

Power to the people! Snag the TPU Night Ticket Package for only $20 and receive a signature co-branded t-shirt, ballpark meal (hot dog and bottled water), and a reserved seat ticket. $5 of each package will be donated to a local charity. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM against the Las Vegas Aviators. 


Paint the Park Purple – August 25, 2023

Bow Down! Cheney Stadium will be transformed into a purple paradise to represent the University of Washington. Proceeds from ticket sales and our UW-themed jersey auction will benefit student scholarships for UW Tacoma students. It’s a night for full-on Husky love, so don your best gear and cheers a cold beer to your alma mater. Join us August 25th as we face the Las Vegas Aviators. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM. 


R Health and Wellness Day- August 26, 2023

Namaste Tacoma. Join us at Cheney as we take the field with pregame yoga to prepare for the 7th inning stretch. Let’s get R bodies and minds healthy for the remainder of the season.


First Responders Night – August 31, 2023

Join hundreds of Washington State First Responders and their families as we honor the men and women who protect our community each day and are the first to the scene when we need them most. Join us August 31st as we compete against the Sugar Land Space Cowboys. First pitch scheduled for 7:05 PM, doors open at 5:30 PM. 


K9 Innings- September 3, 2023

You and your furry companion are invited on September 3rd to enjoy an afternoon of Rainiers baseball at R House where we will celebrate a fan’s best friend. For dogs bringing their owners, please make sure all humans are on their best behavior. No biting. No barking. First pitch is scheduled for 1:35 PM against the Sugar Land Space Cowboys.


Law Enforcement Appreciation Night - September 19, 2023

Mark your calendars to come enjoy a night of baseball fun while supporting our local law enforcement on Tuesday, September 19th as the Rainiers take on Round Rock Express. First pitch is scheduled for 6:05 PM.


S.T.E.M Night - August 11, 2023

Presented by our friends at Infoblox, The Cheney Stadium concourse will be a buzz throughout the game with visitors from Tacoma S.T.E.M organizations. Join us for a night celebrating and experiencing S.T.E.M. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 PM against Round Rock Express. 



R City Kids Club Presented by Sound Credit Union

Calling all Rainiers Fans 12 and under! Time spent at Cheney Stadium is one of the best parts of growing up in the South Sound. With tons of tickets, prizes, and special schwag exclusively available to members, R City Kids Club, presented by Sound Credit Union, is the best way to be a part of the fun at the ballpark all season long. See all of the R City Kids Club benefits here.


BECU T-Town Tuesdays

Isn’t it time Tuesday changed its awful reputation? We’re doing our part to revive the worst best day of the week with this ticket package. For only $20, you will receive a Reserved Seat ticket, ballpark meal (hotdog and bottled water) and a signature Rainiers hat.


Craft Brew Wednesdays

Imbibe in style with us every Wednesday this season, as we feature one of the spectacular local breweries the Pacific Northwest is known for. For just $6 at the home plate portable you can lock down a cold brew companion for Hump Day delights at Cheney Stadium. Please drink responsibly.


Thirsty Thursday presented by Michelob Ultra

$3 beers and baseball. There hasn’t been a better duo since Abbott & Costello, and here at Cheney Stadium, we embrace it with open arms. Every Thursday home game, Tacoma’s party people gather at the R Bar and enjoy $3 Michelob Ultra in R Bar. Who’s on first? $3 beers, baby. Please drink responsibly.


Friday Night Fireworks

Stay after every Friday night home game as we light up the sky with a spectacular fireworks show. It’s a total pyro party that’ll shake Puget Sound and will end your week in the brightest way possible.


Fast Track Fridays

How quickly can you get out of the office and to a good time at Cheney Stadium? Get on the fast track to fun with this package and kick start your weekend in a good way. Purchase The Fast Track Friday ticket package for $15 and receive a general admission ticket in the R Bar and a signature cocktail (in R Bar). New and local liquor will be showcased at each Fast Track Friday home game. T.G.I.R.F.


Seltzer Saturdays

Cheney Stadium Saturdays are headed to the top of the charts with our new seltzer partners! Purchase a $22 ticket to R Bar and receive an exclusive Tacoma Rainiers t-shirt which will change each month. Making this deal ice cold? Your first Seltzer is included.


Rosé All Day

Chilled wine and good times await. Join the Rainiers every Sunday for Rosé All Day Ticket Package and drink special. For $22, you can purchase a ticket to R Bar, your first glass of Rosé and a signature tank top. Plus, there will be $7.50 glasses of Rosé All Day.


Smile Sundays

Join the Rainiers every Sunday home game for Smile Sundays, presented by Light Dental Studios, in the Mary Bridge Family Pavilion. A photo booth, face painter, and balloon artist will be there to provide a fun-day all Sunday.


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