Thanks for considering the Rockford RiverHawks in your 2011 marketing campaign. Our sponsors have found our venue to be a great way to get exposure to people who have discretionary income.

About the RiverHawks
  • The RiverHawks, Rockford's only professional baseball team, play at Road Ranger Stadium, located near the I-90/Riverside Blvd. interchange. The stadium has a seating capacity of 3,279, including suites, terrace boxes and picnic areas. Road Ranger Stadium was built in 2006.
  • The stadium features wide, open-air concourses, a team souvenir store, children's play area, outfield grill and beer garden with a 300-person capacity, and a state-of-the-art scoreboard with full video capabilities.
  • Every seat is a full box seat, with chairbacks, armrests and cupholders.
  • Road Ranger Stadium was voted to have Rockford's best concessions by readers of the Rockford Register Star.
  • The RiverHawks drew more than 100,000 fans for the seventh year in a row in 2010 and sold out nearly one third of their games.
  • Our fan base is families with children 18 and under, homeowners, people with annual household incomes averaging more than $75,000, according to our fan surveys. These are people with discretionary spending power who are making a decision to entertain their families and get the best value for the dollar.
  • The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, a 12-team independent professional baseball league for players 27 years old and younger. The league has been running strong since 1993, and has franchises in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania.
  • In addition to our home schedule, we hosted more than 320 games and events in 2010:
    o Rockford College’s home schedule
    o Northwestern and Northern Illinois University baseball
    o NAC Conference Tournament
    o IHSA Super Sectionals A, AA
    o High school tournaments
    o Taste of Rockford
    o Concerts and much more.
  • More than 200,000 came to Road Ranger Stadium in 2010.
  • More than a quarter million live in the core cities of Rockford, Loves Park, Machesney Park, Cherry Valley and Belvidere. More than 2 million live within an hour’s drive, including the following communities.
    o Less than 30 minutes: Beloit, Janesville, Clinton, Delavan
    o Less than 60 minutes: Elgin, DeKalb, Sycamore, Freeport, Crystal Lake.

      Who comes to RiverHawks games?

      • Road Ranger Stadium is an affordable, family-friendly environment. All ages have enjoyed the RiverHawks' brand of fun.
      • Among the celebrities seen at RiverHawks games are racing star Danica Patrick, Hall of Famer Ferguson Jenkins, former major-leaguer Tim Raines and local radio personalities Stone and Double-T.

      Frontier League
      The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, an independent minor league for players 27 years of age and younger. Teams are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

      Let us help your business grow
      Great advertising opportunities are available for the 2011 season at Road Ranger Stadium. RiverHawks baseball has a proven, eight-year track record of helping small, medium and large businesses, both locally and nationally based, attract new customers, promote their business and enhance their reputation as good corporate members of the Rock River Valley.

      Contact the RiverHawks at (815) 885-2255 and ask for a sales representative to schedule your visit to Road Ranger Stadium. Upon request, we can email you links to information regarding specific advertising, such as the outfield wall, radio and the scoreboard. Limited opportunities remain.

      Click here for the basics about advertising with the RiverHawks (Microsoft Powerpoint required).
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