Hockey Night at the Ballpark is Back & More Reasons to Visit Sahlen Field in August

Family Friendly, For Kids, Sports, Things to Do


Written by SOB Creative

Published on August 8, 2022

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable info with our readers.

Photo courtesy of the Buffalo Bisons

If you’re a Buffalo sports fan through and through, you’re happiest when you’re cheering on our city’s team. 

Sahlen Field is the place to be this summer if you’re a proud member of the Herd. But even if you’re not super into baseball, there are plenty of reasons to add going to the ballpark to your summer bucket list.


Photo courtesy of the Buffalo Bisons

1. Hockey Night at the Ballpark

Saturday, August 20

Bisons Hockey Night is returning to the ballpark on Saturday, August 20. This event is a collaboration between the Buffalo Bisons and the Buffalo Sabres. 

In other words, it’s time to lace up your sneakers, tap up your mitts, and head to the ballpark. The Bisons players will once again wear Custom Hockey Night Sweaters….er Jerseys during the game, that will be autographed and raffled off during the game, with net proceeds to benefit the Sabres Foundation!

Sabres Forward Jeff Skinner will have the Hockey Night Ceremonial First Pitch and Buster’s friend, Sabretooth, will also be at the ballpark to meet with fans. There will also be a pregame Autograph Session with select players from both the Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Beauts (players TBA) from 5-6 p.m.

Tickets are just $16 each when purchased before the day of the game and are available online

Photo courtesy of the Buffalo Bisons

2. Marvel’s Defender’s of the Diamond Night 

Saturday, August 27

The Bisons have teamed up with Marvel for an all new super-powered event, Defender’s of the Diamond Night, on Saturday, August 27. Along with character appearances by Captain America and Captain Marvel, the Bisons will wear specialized Marvel-themed jerseys that will once again be autographed and raffled off during the game. There will also be an all-new postgame Laser Show for fans to enjoy.

Check out the Marvel Family Pack that includes tickets, food for four plus a merchandise item for only $91 (SAVE 25%). The ticket pack can also be customized for larger families and can be purchased online now! 


Photo courtesy of the Buffalo Bisons

3. Honda fridaynightbash! 

Fridays (August 19 and 26, September 9 and 23)

When 5 o’clock rolls on a Friday, it’s time to start drinking and Sahlen Field is home for the best deal on craft beers in the city! Each of the Bisons four remaining Honda fridaynightbash! games feature a Resurgence Brewing Happy Hour from 5 to 6:30 pm with 12 oz. craft beer for $4 each as well as select $4 concession items. Plus, if you stay for the game, there’s an award-winning postgame fireworks show to see! 

Photo courtesy of the Buffalo Bisons

4. Tops Dog Day at the Park

Tuesday, August 23 and September 6

Bring your best friend to the ballpark for this special dog-friendly event! Your dog(s) enter for free with your ticket purchase. If you want to add a little something special to your gameday experience, you can purchase a Treat Ticket which includes a special treat for you and your pup at the game. 

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