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St. Louis (KSDK) - Pep rallies will be held this week before the National League Championship series games in St. Louis.

The St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants series is tied 1-1, and Game 3 will be played Wednesday.

For ticket availability to the games Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, visit the St. Louis Cardinals' website.

The schedule for pep rallies and events for fans for each home game is listed below.

Wednesday, October 17 - NLCS Game 3
12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. - Pre-game pep rally in Ballpark Village at Clark & Broadway. There will be live music from Cosmic Cow, appearances by Fredbird and Cardinals alumni, and opportunities to take photos with the 2011 World Series trophy.

1 p.m. - Gates to Bush Stadium will open, and 42,000 fans will receive a Rally Towel from Purina.

2:40 p.m. - Pre-game ceremony begins, including an introduction of Cardinals Hall of Famers, singing of the National Anthem by Joe Nichols, ceremonial first pitch by former Cardinals pitcher Danny Cos, and "God Bless America" performed by Retired Navy Petty Officer 1st Class and recording artist Generald Wilson.

3:07 p.m. - Game begins.

Thursday, October 18 - NLCS Game 4
4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. - Pre-game pep rally in Ballpark Village at Clark & Broadway. There will be live music from Dr. Zhivegas, appearances by Fredbird and Cardinals alumni, and opportunities to take photos with the 2011 World Series trophy.

5 p.m. - Gates to Busch Stadium will open, and 42,000 fans will receive a Rally Towel from US Cellular and Missouri Lottery.

6:30 p.m. - Pre-game ceremony begins, including the Budweiser Clydesdales, a Major League Baseball Ceremony, singing of the National Anthem by former American Idol contestant Nikko Smith, and the ceremonial first pitch by Cardinals Hall of Famers Ozzie Smith.

7:07 p.m. - Game begins.

Friday, October 19 - NLCS Game 5
4:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. - Pre-game pep rally in Ballpark Village at Clark & Broadway. There will be live music, appearances by Fredbird and Cardinals alumni, and opportunities to take photos with the 2011 World Series trophy.

5 p.m. - Gates to Busch Stadium will open, and 42,000 fans will receive a Rally Towel from Edward Jones.

6:30 p.m. - Pre-game ceremony begins, including the Budweiser Clydesdales and singing of the National Anthem by Glee star Matthew Morrison.

The game will be broadcast on Fox, KMOX (1120 AM), and ESPN Radio (101.1 FM).

Fans can also follow the games for free on Cardinals.com with the Gameday app.

Be sure to follow the Cardinals onFacebook (facebook.com/Cardinals),Instagram (@Cardinals), andTwitter(@Cardinals). Twitter hashtags in place include #12in12, #STLCards, #RED4kids, #Postseason, #NLCS, and #WorldSeries.

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