Mohawks announce 2013 promo slate

AMSTERDAM – The Amsterdam Mohawks have announced their action packed 2013 promotional schedule.

The schedule will be highlighted by four spectacular post-games fireworks shows spread out throughout the season, as well as some different promotions that will keep fans entertained throughout the summer.

The four scheduled fireworks nights are June 21, July 3, 5 and 26.

In addition, on July 5, the seventh annual ParkFest will take place and as usual will include countless rides and great entertainment.

Some new promotions added for 2013 include Chocolate Night, a night to indulge in some tasty treats.

On both June 12 and July 30, Cich’s Bike Night, will host their monthly event at Mohawks games.

On July 1, the Mohawks will hold a salute to head coach Keith Griffin for his years of service to the team and Amsterdam area.

Students of the Year from each area school district will be honored on the field on different community nights throughout the summer as well, celebrating academic achievement in the local elementary schools.

Other promotions are a pre-game 5k race June 23, a $10,000 Car Giveaway from Brown’s Ford on July 19, Chamber Night and Craft Fair Night on June 28, Scout Sleepover Night on June 14, MCT Credit Union Scavenger Hunt on June 21, Heroes Night on June 28, and Amsterdam Idol with cash prizes on July 9.

Also in 2013, the Mohawks will hold multiple adult softball league all-star games on the field prior to the start of the Mohawks games. Thus far, four different leagues have signed up for their games. In addition, the third annual Chamber All-Star Classic will be held June 28.

For the complete Mohawks promotional schedule, visit the Mohawks website,