On April 6, 1979, The Oriole Bird hatched out of a giant egg at Memorial Stadium and became the official mascot of the Baltimore Orioles. Since then, this featherweight has entertained millions of baseball fans at Oriole Park at Camden Yards and has made thousands of special appearances throughout the Baltimore area and the United States.
POSITION: Official Team Mascot & Goodwill Ambassador
HEIGHT: Somewhere between tweety bird and big bird
WEIGHT: One Quarter ton of feathers
BATS: With both Wings!
HOBBIES: Greeting fans at the ballpark, sliding on dugouts and acting like a birdbrain
FAVORITE FOOD: Mostly bird seed, with the occasional crab cake
Request an Oriole Bird Appearance
The Bird is not only busy during the baseball season, but all year round, and would make a great addition to your next event. For more information about appearances by The Bird, please call Bird Headquarters at (410) 547-6140 or e-mail OrioleBird@orioles.com.
- Community, Non-Profit or Non-Commercial Organizations (Clubs, Little Leagues, Charities, Festivals, etc.): $190/Hour
- Private Family Functions: $175/Half Hour
- Elementary, Military and High Schools: $190/Hour
- Commercial Businesses: $350/Hour
The minimum booking time for a Bird appearance is one hour, except for private functions. We will notify you if there are any additional charges for mileage. (Additional travel charges may apply for events more than 75 miles from Oriole Park.)
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