The Illinois State University Alumni Association, the Department of Agriculture, and the Office of the Provost/Summer Session invites you and your family out to a Normal CornBelters baseball game this summer! Join fellow alumni, friends, faculty, staff, summer session students, Reggie Redbird, and Corny for fun and socializing on Thursday, June 30! The pregame cookout is from 4:30–6 p.m. at the Horticultural Center, located on Raab Road, and admission is just $5 per person. The CornBelters game starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Corn Crib and tickets are $10 each.

Pregame cookout

Enjoy the pregame cookout at the Illinois State University Horticulture Center located on Raab Road directly across from the Corn Crib. The event fee of $5 includes a burger/hotdog/veggie burger/brats, chips, cookies, ice cream, and beverages. Each guest will receive one drink ticket and one ice cream ticket with each paid registration. A cash bar will also be available. Register for the pregame cookout by June 1.

CornBelters game

At 6:35 p.m. the CornBelters will take on the Traverse City Beach Bums at the Corn Crib on Raab Road. Game tickets are $10 per person. Register for game tickets by 4 p.m. June 20. For tickets after 4 p.m. June 20, please contact Brendan at the CornBelters directly at (309) 451-3433 and mention you would like to be seated in the Illinois State alumni section. These tickets can then be picked up from the Corn Crib will call window the night of the game.

Register at or by calling Alumni Relations at (309) 438-2586 or (800) 366-4478.