Welcome back IronBirds fans! When restarting the blog back in October, one of my goals was always provide fans with more details and keep them informed on everything that is going on at Ripken Stadium. With the season starting next month, we are already very busy. We have tons of events going on over the next month and a half prior to the season starting. Here are the details on everything coming up!
IronFest is always a great event to really kick off the season. This year’s event will be on May 17th and we we are trying to make it better than ever. We are kicking the day off at 8 a.m. with a the Amanda Hichkad Walk presented by Upper Chesapeake Health Foundation. Proceeds from the walk will benefit the Chesapeake Cancer Alliance and Cancer LifeNet.
Also at 8 a.m. we will be kicking off our annual Out of the Park Yard Sale. This year the event will be FREE so grab your shopping bags and come on out and bargain hunt! We do still have booths available if you are interested. You can call Liz at 410-297-9292 to book your spot!
At 9 a.m. we will be kicking off the Family Fun Fest! This year the concourse will be filled with family friendly vendors such as Giant. We will have face painting and a caricature artist along with pony rides! Kids will be able to run the bases while families listen to live music. We will also be hosting a canned food drive benefitting the Harford Community Action Agency.
Also at 9 a.m. we will be having season ticket pick up and single game tickets will go on sale at the box office.
The event goes until 2 p.m. so make sure you stop out for some fun!
LGC Celebrity Kickball Classic
We are very excited this year to be hosting the first LGC Celebrity Kickball Classic presented by Marlon Brown and Matt Elam on Sunday, May 25. Brown and Elam will be joined by more Ravens players and local celebrities to play the school yard classic game of Kickball. The game starts at 4:30. Make sure to get your tickets fast to check out some of your favorite players at Ripken Stadium!
TNA Impact Wrestling
The TNA Impact Wrestling World Tour is coming back to Ripken Stadium again this year on Sunday, June 8th. For this exciting event, they put the ring on home plate. The talent for the night will not be know until the day of but could include names such James Storm, Gunner, Bully Ray, and EC3. We still have some great seats for the event available. Everyone that came two years ago had a great time.
If you have any questions or are interested in these events please give us a call at 410-297-9292. If you have any IronBirds related questions, make sure to keep sending them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Check back on Monday to see if you question was answered in the next addition of Mailbox Monday!
Until then.. Go IronBirds!