Phillies: Top 5 Things to Know About Season Opener Events

Phillies: Top 5 Things to Know About Season Opener Events

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This weekend, the Phillies host the Washington Nationals (April 8-9) and the New York Mets (April 10-12) for the first homestand of the season. Below are the top 5 things to know.Pre-game festivities! Starting with a Free Phillies Opening Day Block Party, 2017 Phillies Leadoff Walk, Kane Kalas to sing National Anthem & Sylvia Green to throw out ceremonial first pitch Citizens Bank Park, PA - This weekend, the Phillies host the Washington Nationals (April 8-9) and the New York Mets (April 10-12) for the first homestand of the season. Below are the top 5 things to know.Pre-game festivities! Starting with a Free Phillies Opening Day Block Party, 2017 Phillies Leadoff Walk, Kane Kalas to sing National Anthem & Sylvia Green to throw out ceremonial first pitch

  1. McDonald's Opening Night A.K.A the first night game of the season. The Phillies first night game of 2017 is on Saturday, April 8. All fans 15 and over will receive a McDonald's Opening Night T-Shirt at the 7:05 p.m. Phillies-Nationals game.

 

  1. Calling all youngsters: Cavity Busters Kid's Opening Day is Sunday! On Sunday, April 9, kids are taking over the ballpark! As part of Cavity Busters Kid's Opening Day, there will be pre-game and in-game fun for kids at the 1:35 p.m. Phillies game against the Nationals. Fans can be on the lookout for kid-drawn player headshots, a special starting nine lineup, and more. All children 14 and under will receive a Cavity Busters Kid's Opening Day Hooded Sweatshirt. Plus, children can explore and take part in fun Philadelphia Science Festival Day activities being held at the Left Field Gate Plaza.

 

  1. Start the week right at the Phillies-Mets series, leading off with dollar dogs & @Phillies giveaway. Be sure to come to Monday's game hungry! During the 7:05 p.m. Phillies-Mets game, all fans can purchase a hot dog for $1.00 at any concession stand. On Tuesday, April 11, fans 15 and over will receive an @Phillies Cell Phone Wallet at the 7:05 p.m. Phillies game versus the Mets.

 

  1. Educational, philanthropic and fun: student promotions begin! During the month of April, the Phillies have a ton of promos for students, geared toward education, philanthropy and fun. The Phillies are offering a Student Steal - a $15 ticket, plus the first "jawn" of food or drink (up to $12). That's right - Chickie's & Pete's Crab Fries, Bull's BBQ, Tony Luke's, hot dog & soda, basically anything you can eat or drink in Ashburn Alley - is included with the Student Steal ticket deal. It's a special offer for all high school, college and graduate students during the entire month of April. Fans can visit Phillies.com/StudentSteal to order.
  1. Opening week post-game fun at XFINITY Live! After EVERY game, the fun continues with XFINITY Live! Post-Game Specials, available one hour immediately following the game.
  • Gate Openings: Ashburn Alley opens two hours prior to game time, all gates open one and a half hours prior to game time.
  • Broadcast: For the most up-to-date TV broadcast schedule, please go to Phillies.com. MLB.TV and SportsRadio 94WIP will host all games during the season.

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