New Food Options At Waterfront Park

(PR) Fans of the Trenton Thunder, the Double A affiliate of the New York Yankees,  are encouraged to come to the ballpark hungry this season.  The team announced  many new additions to the Waterfront Park concession offerings on Tuesday including the return of Boomer’s BBQ to the Third Base concourse and the addition of hand-dipped ice cream from Goodnoe’s Dairy Farm of Newtown, PA. All new items are highlighted in bold below.

Boomer’s BBQ is located on the third base concourse near the picnic areas and will offer St. Louis Ribs, BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches, BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwiches, Brisket Sandwiches, Rib Sandwiches, Sandwich Sampler Combos and Rib & Sandwich Combos.  All platter orders will be served with the choice of side and corn bread.  

The Strike Zone Snack Express locations above sections E and N will continue to give fans an express food option. The First Base Strike Zone Snack Express will feature Hand-Dipped Ice Cream from Goodnoe’s Dairy Farm of Newtown, PA plus frozen novelty treats.  The Third Base Strike Zone Snack Express location will offer Philadelphia Water Ice, Mini Melts and Frozen Novelties.  Both locations continue to offer entree and snack items portioned and priced for kids including Kids Hot Dogs, Grilled Cheese , Uncrustable Peanut Butter and Jelly  sandwiches, Hershey’s Regular and Chocolate milk as well as  Fritos Chili Pie and a variety of chip, cookie and candy selections.     

The Thunder have added an additional dessert location called “The Frozen Zone” along the first base concourse that will feature Philadelphia Water Ice and Mini Melts.       

A fan favorite and Waterfront Park fixture, “The Grille”, located along the first base concourse will once again be home to Chickie’s and Pete’s and their world famous Crab Fries and Mozzarella sticks.  This season, Chickie’s and Pete’s will add “Crabby Sweets” Sweet Potato Fries to their already popular menu. The Grille will continue to be home to Dietz and Watson Italian Sausages, Cheese Steaks, California Burgers, Bratwursts, Case’s Pork Roll Sandwiches and more.

Ripken Power Shred is the exclusive beef jerky for the Trenton Thunder  and all three Ripken Power Shred flavors – original, sweet n’ spicy, and teriyaki will be available to fans at the Waterfront Park food courts and all beer portable locations. Snyder’s of Hanover will continue as the official snack provider at Waterfront Park.  Snyder’s will offer a variety of products including Sourdough Special Pretzels, Ripple Chips and Pretzel Thins to be served in our Luxury Suites, Yankee Club and Picnic Areas.  Yellow Corn Nacho Tortillas, Buttered Popcorn,  Mini Pretzels, Honey Mustard and Onion Nibblers, and a variety of potato chip products including Krunchers! Kettle cooked chips which will be available at most of the  concourse food and beverage locations.  SUPERPRETZEL Soft Pretzels are available at multiple locations on the concourse.
The Main Food Courts, identical on both the first and third base concourses, will continue to feature traditional ballpark fare including Dietz & Watson Thunder Dogs, French Fries, our fan favorite Chicken Tender & Fry Basket, DiGiorno Pizza and more.  Funnel Cakes and Fried Oreos are also available at the end of each food court.  The Main Food Courts are also home to the Healthy Choices Menu that features Roast Beef, Grilled Chicken Breast and a Gardenburger served with lettuce, tomato and Ripple Chips which boast to have 40% less fat than regular potato chips, 0 trans fat and no preservatives. To compliment these entrees, the Main Food Courts also offer a variety of Salads, Fruit Cups and Diet Decaffeinated Iced Tea from Rosenberger’s Dairy.

On the beverage side, the Thunder are pleased to serve Stewart’s famous Root Beer at the main food courts in addition to the full line up of Coca Cola sodas and Rosenberger’s Ice Teas and juices.     Waterfront Park favorite, Squeeze Play Lemonade, which is made with fresh squeezed lemons, is available at locations throughout the concourse and from vendors in the seating bowl.

Fans attending games on the Luxury Suite level will enjoy a revised catering menu revised “Pub Menu” that features a variety of appetizer and entrée items available in individual serving portions. Also, patrons will be able to order individual liquor drinks at our Kiosk bar location in the elevator lobby. Fans enjoying the view from our Luxury Suites will be able to take the Thunder Ghost Pepper Challenge, in which they have a eight minutes to eat eight of chef John Caiola’s  chicken wings made from the “hottest peppers on the planet”.  

The suite level is also home to the Diamond Club Restaurant on select nights providing fans a fresh new fine dining experience at Waterfront Park .  The first date, April 19 vs. Richmond, sold out in five days and additional dates will be announced soon.  

Tuesday Night games will once again feature $1 Hot Dogs but now our Kids Eat Free is on Tuesday Courtesy of On The Border.  All children ages 12 & under will receive a voucher for a free hot dog, bag of chips and small soda as well as a voucher for a free a free meal from the children’s menu at On The Border (drink and gooey sundae included) when they enter the ballpark!   Thirsty Thursdays™  presented by Budweiser and WPST will feature $2 Bud and Bud Light bottles from the time gates open until the middle of the 5th Inning.
The 2011 Trenton Thunder home opener is set for Thursday, April 14 versus Harrisburg.   All Trenton Thunder tickets are all on sale now at  All Thunder games can be heard at 91.3 FM and online at


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