PENSACOLA, Fla., - On Monday, August 21, 2017, America will be treated to its first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in almost 100 years, and to celebrate the Blue Wahoos are inviting the community to witness this historic event at Blue Wahoos Stadium.
Gates will open at noon for this special event that is free to the public. Limited quantities of solar eclipse glasses and moon pies will be distributed to visitors, and our concessions stand will be open for lunch. Children are encouraged to join in the fun in the Cox Clubhouse located on the concourse, and Blue Wahoos' mascot, Kazoo, will be available for pictures and hugs.
The highlight of the day? As the time approaches, guests of all ages are encouraged to hit the bases and race the eclipse, a once in a lifetime opportunity!
Tickets to the 2017 playoffs are now on sale! Purchase tickets online at bluewahoos.com, visiting the Box Office or calling 850-934-8444. The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are the Double-A Affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds and a member of the Southern League. Follow the Pensacola Blue Wahoos at BlueWahoos.com, facebook.com/PensacolaBlueWahoos and twitter.com/BlueWahoosBBall.
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