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Opening Week 2018 kicks off Monday, April 2 as the Pirates battle the Minnesota Twins in the Home Opener.

Friday is the first Free Shirt Friday of the season, Saturday is a Zambelli Fireworks Night and Sunday is a Kids Day!

The Pirates will honor those who serve as First Responders on Saturday, April 7. Stop by Federal Street before the game to see vehicles from all branches of service, plus watch a special pregame ceremony to celebrate these brave men and women. Learn more at

Get the littlest Buccos to the game early on Sunday, April 8 to enjoy the Kids Fun Zone on Federal Street before the game. Kids ages 14 and younger will take home a Pirates Rally Towel and can stay after the game to run bases on the field!

Don't Miss Opening Week at PNC Park!