If you've got the snowy day blues, we've got the antidote.
The St. Louis Cardinals have just unveiled their set of special theme days for 2016 — and so whether you suffer from a peanut allergy and are looking for seats that won't kill you, you've been holding your breath for a Jason Isringhausen bobblehead, or you just really, really want to celebrate Star Wars
from a seat at Busch Stadium, you might want to hop on getting those tickets ASAP
Among this year's highlights? A series of bobbleheads celebrating the 2006 championship team, a night celebrating the Beatles one-and-only concert at St. Louis, and a host of opportunities to tie one on — from Christmas in July to "Halfway to St. Patrick's Day." (Is this a fun town, or what?)
Here's some nights you might want to hop on getting tickets for ASAP, complete with the Cardinals' description of what they're up to.
May 19 vs. the Rockies: Cardinals Scrub Top Night
"All nurses in Cardinal Nation need to report to Busch Stadium STAT for Nurses Theme Night! Purchase a special Nurses Theme Ticket and receive a limited edition Cardinals scrub top!"
May 24 vs. the Cubs: David Eckstein Bobblehead Night
"Join the Budweiser Bash this season as we celebrate the 2006 World Championship team! All fans who purchase this special Budweiser Bash Theme Ticket will receive a David Eckstein Bobblehead. Fans can also purchase VIP tickets to an exclusive pre-game event with Eckstein at the Budweiser Bowtie Bar, located on level 2."
June 14 vs. the Astros: Cardinals Superhero Night
"It’s a bird…it’s a plane…it’s Superhero Night at Busch Stadium! Come down and see all your favorite superheroes as they roam the stadium for photo ops! A Cardinals Superhero t-shirt comes with the purchase of your Superhero Theme Ticket."
June 14 vs. the Astros: Jason Isringhausen Bobblehead Night
See the details for David Eckstein above, only sub in Isringhausen.
June 15 vs. the Astros: Teachers Theme Night
"Calling all teachers! Enjoy your summer break by spending a night at the ballpark! All teachers who purchase this special Teachers Theme Night ticket will receive an exclusive Cardinals/Teacher t-shirt."
July 5 vs the Pirates: Tony Larussa Bobblehead Night
You know the drill.
July 5 vs. the Pirates: Cancer Awareness Night
"Fans purchasing this special ticket will receive a Cardinals Cancer Awareness hat – the color of the STL logo on the front of the hat corresponds to the awareness colors of the most prevalent cancers in the St. Louis area. A portion of each ticket sold will also be donated back to cancer research right here in St. Louis."
July 17 vs. the Marlins: Peanut Controlled Day
Fans with peanut allergies can enjoy Peanut Controlled Days featuring tickets in a peanut-free section. This area will be thoroughly cleaned before the game and the sale and consumption of peanuts will not be allowed.
July 18 vs. the Padres: American Girl Night
"With the purchase of your special Theme Night ticket you will receive an exclusive doll-sized Cardinals t-shirt for your American Girl doll."
July 19 vs. the Padres: Brad Thompson Bobblehead
Yep. More bobbleheads.
July 20 vs. the Padres: Star Wars Night
"Join the fun on Star Wars Theme Night as the ballpark is transformed with Star Wars-themed sights and sounds. Meet your favorite Star Wars characters and fans that purchase this special theme night ticket will receive an exclusive Star Wars/Cardinals t-shirt."
July 21 vs. the Padres: Christmas in July
"It doesn't matter if you have been naughty or nice, all fans who purchase the Christmas in July Theme Ticket will receive an exclusive Cardinals Stocking Cap. Santa Fredbird will be on hand for photo ops as well!"
August 23 vs. the Mets: Chris Carpenter Bobblehead
August 23: vs. the Mets: Beatles Night
"Join the Cardinals in commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Fab Four’s only concert in St. Louis, which was August 21, 1966 at Busch Stadium II. Fans who purchase this special Beatles Theme Night Ticket will receive a one-of-a-kind Beatles and Cardinals t-shirt and enjoy a pre-game mini-concert by a Beatles tribute band."
September 13 vs. the Cubs: Jim Edmonds Bobblehead
Party like a Real Housewife of St. Louis!
September 26 vs. the Reds: Grateful Dead Night
"Pull out the tie dye and peace signs, Grateful Dead Night is back! All fans who purchase this special Grateful Dead Theme Ticket will receive an exclusive Cardinals/Grateful Dead t-shirt. Fans can also enjoy a pre-game mini concert featuring Grateful Dead tribute band, Jake’s Leg!"
September 27 vs. the Reds: Randy Flores Bobblehead
Another 2006 Championship player to celebrate!
September 27 vs. the Reds: Halfway to St. Patrick's Day
The Cardinals will have the luck of the Irish on Halfway to St. Patrick's Day at Busch Stadium! All fans who purchase this special Theme Tickets will receive a limited edition St. Patrick’s-themed Cardinals Jersey. There will be Irish music, dancers and plenty of pre-game Irish fun!"
September 28 vs. the Reds: Blues Theme Night
"Back by popular demand! All fans that purchase this Blues Theme Ticket will receive a Cardinals/Blues hat as well as enjoy pre-game activities and photos with Louie and the Blue Crew. The St. Louis Blues will be honored in a pre-game ceremony."