11/15/2007 11:04 AM
The T-Bones mascot, Sizzle the Bull, will be making various appearances at local events between now and Thanksgiving weekend. Fans of the big, red bull can meet him at the following area events:
• Kansas City, Kansas mayor Joe Reardon’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony, 5th and Minnesota. Sizzle will appear from 5:30pm through 6:30pm.
• The Legends 3rd Annual Lighting Celebration. With the ceremony taking place at the fountain in front of the Legends 14 movie theater, Sizzle will appear from 6:30pm through 7:30pm.
• 18th Annual Thanksgiving Day 5K & Family Fun Stroll, taking place at Sprint World Headquarters (117th & Nall). Sizzle will appear from 9am through 10am.
• The T-Bones Team Store, located at The Legends shopping center on “Black Friday,” November 23rd, from 12:30pm through 1:30pm.
T-Bones Team Store hours are 10am to 9pm Monday through Saturday, and 11am to 6pm on Sunday. However, the store will open an hour early, at 9am, November 23rd, the day after Thanksgiving.
Also, from now until Christmas Eve, shoppers will receive a limited edition Buck O’Neil figurine with the purchase of $10 or more. Mr. O’Neil will be awarded with his own statue in the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2008 and now you have your very own statue to display in your own home. In addition, with every purchase over $25, you get entered to win a T-Bones prize package that includes four Select tickets, four T-Bones caps, $50 in food and drink vouchers and a person from your group will get to throw out the first pitch at a 2008 game! With any purchase of $100 or more you get entered into a drawing for an all-you-can eat suite for up to 25 people! A $1,350 VALUE!