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FresnoGrizzlies.com - The Fresno Grizzlies will host the Colorado Springs Sky Sox, Triple-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, during Memorial Day weekend (May 25-28) for a four-game series at Chukchansi Park. All weekend long, the Grizzlies will be honoring heroes in the fields of educators, first responders, agricultural and military. Heroes from each category will be able to receive a free ticket for each game designated for their respective field. Heroes can also purchase additional Field Level Reserve tickets (up to 4) for $7 each.
The first game of the homestand is Friday, May 25th for a 7:05 pm first pitch. The "Salute To Teachers" will honor the educators that play a central role in each person's development by providing them a free Field Level Reserve ticket. The Grizzlies will be wearing 15 Seasons theme jerseys during the game with a live postgame auction of the game-worn jerseys, benefitting the Kremen School of Education at Fresno State. There will also be Friday Night Fireworks, presented by PG&E, as well as a performance by the Drag Kings.
Saturday, May 26th, is "Salute To First Responders," where paramedics, firefighters and police officers will be able to receive a free Field Level Reserve ticket to the game. The first 2,000 fans to the 7:05 pm game will receive a Heroes Weekend t-shirt. Gates open at 5:35 pm for season ticket holders and 6:05 pm for general admission.
On Sunday, May 27th, the Grizzlies will salute the Farm Grown and agricultural heroes that have helped shape the Central San Joaquin Valley's identity for many years. The heroes will be able to receive a free Field Level Reserve ticket to the 2:05 pm contest. It is also Save Mart Sunday, presented by Save Mart Supermarkets. There will be a pregame Future Giants and Parker Autograph Session and kids can run the bases after the game.
The four-game series wraps up on Monday, May 28th for a "Salute To Military Personnel" on Memorial Day, presented by PG&E. All military, active and retired, will be able to receive a free Field Level Reserve ticket to the 7:05 pm game. Also, it is Monday Madness, presented by ABC 30 and Wild Water Adventure Park. Fans can have the opportunity to purchase two Field Level Reserve tickets and receive two hot dogs, two sodas, two Wild Water Adventure Park passes, two Blackbeard's Mini Gold passes and two Rotary Storyland & Playland Fantasy Day passes, all for just $32.
Tickets for all games can be purchased at the Chukchansi Park Box office, by calling 559.320.TIXS or online at www.FresnoGrizzlies.com.