The BlueClaws Extravaganza returns for a third year on Saturday, September 2nd at FirstEnergy Park. The event is a full day of family fun, starting at 3:30 pm and running through that night’s 7:05 pm BlueClaws game against Kannapolis (White Sox).
When the gates open at 3:30 pm, kids can enjoy free rides and a petting zoo along the outfield concourse. Rides include the Polar Extreme Obstacle Course, Giant Carousel Bouncer, Wild One Obstacle Course, and the Chaos Obstacle Course. Outside the park, there will be Touch-a-Truck and additional games as well.
A BlueClaws game ticket is all that is required for admission. To order, call 732-901-7000 option 2 or click here to order online.
Throughout the day, there will be special craft vendors as part of a Vendor Village. Those interested in becoming a craft vendor and selling items during the BlueClaws Extravaganza can call Jamie Stone at 732-901-7000 ext 110 or click here for more information.
The BlueClaws will have select food and drink specials, plus three food trucks – Empanada Guy, Jake’s Crab Shack, and Fork in the Road – will be there selling food as well.
Fans can watch the two teams take batting practice during the afternoon and beginning at 6:00 pm, the BlueClaws will have a special Team Autograph Signing on the field. A BlueClaws Team Poster will be available for purchase at the event.
BEATLES NIGHT – The BlueClaws will be celebrating Beatles Night at the game, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the release of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Britishmania, a Beatles tribute band, will be playing live from 5 pm – 7 pm as part of the TD Bank Summer Concert Series.
BlueClaws players will be wearing special Beatles-themed jerseys, modeled after the Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album. The jerseys will be auctioned off to benefit BlueClaws Charities and their Community Partners Program.
Dr. Kenneth Womack, author of Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, The Early Years, will be on hand to sign copies of his book.
After the game, Kids Run the Bases thanks to Investors Bank.
The BlueClaws are the Jersey Shore’s top stop for affordable, family entertainment. They have led the South Atlantic League in average or overall attendance in all 17 years of existence.
The 2017 season concludes on Monday, September 4th. For tickets to any remaining BlueClaws home game, call 732-901-7000 option 2 or visit BlueClaws.com.