Summer brings a new energy into our city that we as St. Louisans cherish, and you can bet your mystery hair Carlos Martinez bobble head giveaway from this weekend’s series that we attend every Cardinals game, whether rain or shine or unbearable humidity is involved.
Going to Cardinals games is considered a rite of passage for many future fans of the boys in red. Plus, having the Cardinals as our city’s major league baseball team is what makes many native St. Louisans proud to call The Lou their home.
It’s probably no surprise that if there are any stereotypes about these native St. Louisans, they are as follows:
But these are still stereotypes, only meant to make us chuckle about the culture we’ve created in our city. Here’s a more accurate statement:
You can feel their excited energy emanating throughout the stands at Busch Stadium, across the street at Ballpark Village, and in the packed seats of the Metro.
They’re not going to turn their backs on the Birds, even if they hit a losing streak. The Cardinals are a part of the heart of this city.
For this weekend’s series against the Atlanta Braves, the Cardinals want to give back to the fans that have supported their every milestone, from spring training scrimmages to World Series championships.
Margaritaville Night returns to Busch Stadium on Friday, June 29th! Fans purchasing a special theme ticket will receive a Margaritaville-inspired Cardinals t-shirt. And all fans can enjoy a pre-game concert by the Boat Drunks in the Budweiser Terrace.