By PR Dept, bowlinggreen.hotrods.milb.com
Thursday, March 14th, 2013 12:00 PM CST
The Bowling Green Hot Rods, Class A Affiliates of the Tampa Bay Rays, announce that Fan Fest 2013 will be held on Saturday, March 16, at Bowling Green Ballpark from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The event will be highlighted by the launch of 2013 single-game ticket sales, including Citizens First Opening Night on April 8, and the release of the 2013 promotional calendar. Over $1,000 in prizes will be given away at Fan Fest 2013, including a 32-inch television from McGown TV.
Fan Fest 2013 is a free and open to the public and will also feature behind-the-scenes ballpark tours, mascots Axle and Roscoe, food and drinks, and inflatables for the kids. 2013 Season Ticket and Mini Plan holders can pick-up their ticket packages at Fan Fest.
“This year’s Fan Fest will be extra-special as we officially kick-off our fifth season of baseball,” said Hot Rods Team President Brad Taylor. “We want to reward all of our great fans with a fun day at the park as we look forward to another fantastic season in downtown Bowling Green.”
The 2013 promotional calendar is highlighted by 13 fireworks displays, including 11 Saturdays, Citizens First Opening Night and Crossroads IGA Fireworks on July 3. New in 2013, the Hot Rods are introducing Free TV Fridays on June 21 and August 2. Each night, lucky fans will win 32-inch televisions courtesy of McGown TV.
All home night games Monday through Saturday will start at 7:05 PM. The 2013 home schedule also features nine weekday day games. Following Education Days on April 9 and April 23, Bowling Green Ballpark will host the WKU Hilltopper baseball team as they take on the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky, respectively, at 6:00 PM.
Lock in your seats now for six, ten, and 17-game Mini Plan and Pick-A-Plan Ticket Packages. All plans include a FREE Citizens First Opening Night ticket, a FREE hot dog at each game, a $10 gift card to a local business, and behind-the-scenes access with the Hot Rods team.
The fifth season of Hot Rods baseball starts with Citizens First Opening Night on Monday April 8. The Hot Rods take on the Lansing Lugnuts (Future Blue Jays) at 7:05 PM. Visit BGHotRods.com or call (270) 901-2121 to order Citizens First Opening Night tickets, single-game tickets to any game in 2013, or Mini Plan/Pick-A-Plan ticket packages.