Canaries Gear Up For Exhibition Schedule

Posted: 5/8/2018


Published May 8, 2018

The 2018 American Association season is right around the corner, and the Sioux Falls Canaries are getting ready for opening night with a five-game preseason slate.

The Canaries' preseason trip starts with a stop in Moville, Iowa on Wednesday May 9, before heading back to South Dakota for games in Vermillion, Huron and Yankton. The Birds will be back at the Birdcage in Sioux Falls for their last exhibition game on May 15. That game will be free and open to the public. It's less than a week away from their Opening Night game against Chicago on Friday, May 18 at 7 p.m.

The Birds will renew their rivalry with their I-29 neighbors, the Sioux City Explorers, for the first four games of their preseason slate. Their fifth and final game is against the Black Sox, a traveling team.

The full schedule is below.

Wednesday May 9 - Moville, Iowa 
Canaries vs. Sioux City Explorers
7 p.m. first pitch

Thursday May 10 - Vermillion, S.D.
Canaries vs. Explorers
6 p.m. first pitch

Sunday May 13th - Huron, S.D.
Canaries vs. Explorers
6 p.m. first pitch

Monday May 14th - Yankton, S.D.
Canaries vs. Explorers
6 p.m. first pitch

Tuesday May 15th - Sioux Falls Stadium
Canaries vs. Black Sox
5 p.m. first pitch

The Canaries open the 2018 season on Friday, May 18 with a Fireworks Night game against the Chicago Dogs. For more information on season tickets, suites, group outings, and corporate opportunities, call the Canaries Front Office at (605) 336-6060, or visit the Canaries' official website at