City of Goodyear, Arizona
For Immediate Release: Mar. 16, 2012
Goodyear Ballpark, "an experience like
GOODYEAR, ARIZ. (Mar. 16, 2012) Catch a night game at the Goodyear Ballpark and enjoy some post-game fireworks. Night games begin at 7:05 PM on the following dates:
· Thursday, March 22 Reds/Rangers
· Friday, March 23 Indians/Angels
· Saturday, March 31 Indians/TX
Pet owners, whose residences are located in close proximity of the Ballpark, should take special care in securing their animals during these night games, as they can be frightened by the loud explosions of the fireworks.
Goodyear Ballpark offers a variety of seating at all price levels, so there is something for everyone. Families can take advantage of half-priced child tickets every game from $4-$9 per ticket. The Premium Field Box seats feature in-seat wait service and make you feel like the 10th player on the field. The Right Field Pavilion, a $30 ticket, includes an all-you-can-eat buffet style meal and a relaxed patio style seating area with great views of the ballpark. A plush lawn is available for those fans wishing to spread out and enjoy a day basking in the spring sun or allow the little ones to roam. When our two Ohio teams play each other, you can buy a regular-priced lawn ticket and get another for $1. Luxury suites that feature both indoor/outdoor balconies are available each game and can hold 15-60 people per game. For the best seating locations, purchase early, however, our ticket office opens daily at 9 AM.
Goodyear Ballpark offers both traditional ballpark fare as well as unique and healthy freshly made items to satisfy a variety of tastes. Some unique food items include a Skyline Chili dog (a Cincinnati favorite) and a Cleveland dog with chipotle BBQ sauce, bacon, shredded cheese and diced onions. Cleveland's own Stadium Mustard is available throughout the ballpark. At the new Sandwich stations, wraps and sandwiches are fresh and made to order. These include a choice of ham, turkey and corned beef on an assortment of breads. Salads are also available.
New for 2012, Loyalty Souvenir Cups for soft-drinks may be purchased for $5, and refilled for $1 all season long.
In keeping with our commitment to being family friendly and affordable, kids' meals are available, which include hot dogs, chips and a drink.
What isn't kid-friendly about Goodyear Ballpark? The Estrella Falls Kids Zone is a free, interactive kid's area, the largest in the Cactus League. It features baseball related activities such as speed pitch and batting stations and a kid-sized waffle-ball field. In addition, kids can run the bases after every Saturday and Sunday game, play catch on the field after the game on March 18. All kids get coupons for free McDonald?s sundaes on Sundae Fun Days (every Sunday game).
Fans can get up close and personal views of their favorite players every day either at the practice facilities or main field. Practice fields are just south of the ballpark, are free and open to the public at 9:15 AM daily. Early fans to take advantage of several Autograph Days scheduled at the ballpark. The Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds provide a multitude of autographed team items for giveaways each inning during Fan Appreciation Day.
Call 623-882-3130 or visit www.goodyearaz.gov/ballpark for all your Spring Training information.
Purchase tickets in advance at Indians.com or Reds.com or at the Goodyear Ballpark Ticket Office, 1933 S. Ballpark Way.
The Goodyear Ballpark is located, just south of Yuma Road on Estrella Parkway, at 1933 S. Ballpark Way in Goodyear.