HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. – The Coastal Plain League (CPL) announced the 2021 season schedule Tuesday afternoon. The Macon Bacon will play 53 games during the season, including 44 in the CPL slate. The Bacon also will face off in Breakfast Bowl Series against the Savannah Bananas at the end of the season. Click here to view the full schedule.
“With the schedule being released today, that means that the season is just around the corner,” team president Brandon Raphael said. “We are very excited for the upcoming year. We just finished up a year in front of fans so we are prepared for the 2021 season. We also have plans for theme nights and fireworks shows that are perfect for family entertainment options in the Macon area.”
Among Macon’s 53-game schedule, 26 games are scheduled to be played at Luther Williams Field. The first home game is scheduled for Friday, May 28 against Florence. The Bacon also will host their rivals, the Bananas, the following night to wrap up the season-opening home stand.
Macon has scheduled several theme nights at the ballpark, including Star Wars Night (June 12), Southern Rock Night (June 26), Military Appreciation Night (July 2), Essential Heroes Night (July 9), First Responders Night (July 17), Throwback Night (July 31), Bark in the Park (Aug. 21) and Fan Appreciation Night (Aug. 27).
In addition to the theme nights, the Bacon will have Happy Hour specials on each Thursday night game and Breakfast for Dinner on Sundays.
Ticket plans are currently on sale for the 2020 Southern Summer Ball Series Champions. Click here to learn more or call 478-803-1795.