Sounds Announce Opening Day and First Homestand Festivities

Two Fireworks Shows and Multiple Giveaways Highlight Opening Homestand

Nashville Sounds

NASHVILLE - The 2019 season for the Nashville Sounds begins Thursday, April 4 when they host the Iowa Cubs at 6:35 p.m. at First Tennessee Park. It's the first official game as the Triple-A affiliate of the Texas Rangers and with the Sounds sporting their Remastered uniforms.  

"Opening Day is always a special day in baseball," said Sounds General Manager Adam Nuse. "This year is unique for the Nashville Sounds with the official beginning of our relationship with the Texas Rangers. We're excited for our fans to see the talented group of players and thrilled for the Remastered design to finally be on full display" 

Opening Weekend presented by First Tennessee begins when the gates to First Tennessee Park open at 5:30 p.m. The Sounds will keep the Throwback Thursday tradition going with discounted Budweiser and Pepsi products on Opening Day.  

Following the game fans will be treated to the first post-game fireworks show of the season.  

The opening homestand continues Friday night as the Sounds and Cubs start the 2019 campaign with a five-game series. Below is a preview for the Friday-Monday games of the homestand:  

Friday, April 5 vs. Iowa - 6:35 p.m.

  • Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
  • 2019 Magnet Schedule Giveaway presented by FOX 17 News to the first 4,000 fans.
  • FOX 17 News postgame fireworks presented by Koorsen Fire & Security.

Saturday, April 6 vs. Iowa - 6:35 p.m.

  • Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
  • Enjoy Saturday at the Park with visits to The Band Box and our Family Fun Zone in the right field corner.

Sunday, April 7 vs. Iowa - 2:05 p.m.

  • Gates open at 1:00 p.m.
  • Team Photo Giveaway presented by Middle Tennessee Hyundai Dealers to the first 1,000 fans.
  • Middle Tennessee Hyundai Dealers pre-game autograph session with select Sounds players from 1:00 to 1:15 p.m. 
  • Post-Game Kids Run the Bases (12 & under) presented by First Tennessee.

Monday, April 8 vs. Iowa - 6:35 p.m.

  • Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
  • Kroger Plus Monday - Score a "Family 4-Pack" that includes 4 Select section tickets, 4 hot dogs & 4 fountain sodas for $44 when fans show their Kroger Plus card at the Sounds Ticket Office. Offer is subject to availability.

Seniors and Military families can enjoy a $2.00 discount on single-game ticket prices at First Tennessee Park. The offer is valid for any reserved seat section on Sunday through Wednesday games ? subject to availability. Offer valid for up to four (4) tickets per I.D. (Seniors 55 +, government-issued military I.D. required at ticket office; no phone orders).

The Nashville Sounds' media partners for weekly promotions include Nash FM 103.3, 104.5 The Zone, iHeartRadio WSMV News 4 and FOX 17 News.

The 42nd season of Nashville Sounds baseball officially begins on Thursday, April 4, when the Sounds host the Iowa Cubs at 6:35 p.m. Season ticket memberships for the 2019 season are available now by calling (615) 690-4487 or by visiting