Final preparations are wrapping up at Dehler Park as baseball fans eagerly await opening day for our hometown minor league team.

The Billings Mustangs will have their home opener this Friday, June 14 against Idaho Falls. Gates open at 5:35pm with the first 2,500 fans receiving a 2019 Mustangs magnetic schedule.

The Mustangs, who finished first in the Pioneer League North last year, will start the season playing nine of their first 15 games at Dehler Park. The weekend series with the Idaho Falls Chukars will feature Tucker Barnhart bobblehead night Saturday (6/15). Great Falls comes to town for three games from June 18-20 before the Missoula Osprey visit Dehler Park to play three from June 27-29.

Here are some highlights of 2019 promotional nights with the Billings Mustangs:

June 28: ZOOperstars!
July 2: Pups In The Park
July 19: Ugly Christmas T-Shirt Giveaway
August 8: U.S. Armed Forces Night
August 25: Mega-Candy Drop
September 7: Fan Appreciation Night

The 12th season of baseball at Dehler Park will feature a spectacular new video board that will be ready to go for opening night.

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