Bradenton, Fla. - The 10th Annual Pirates Pep Rally in downtown Bradenton will take place on Saturday, February 16 on Old Main Street between 3rd Avenue and Manatee Avenue. The Pep Rally, presented by ABC 7, will run from 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. There is no cost to attend the event.
Activities at the Pep Rally include a photo booth, autograph sessions with current and former Pirates players, and games operated by the Pirates, team sponsors, and community organizations. 1960's cover band Yesterdayze headlines the live entertainment at the event.
Pirates VIPs will address the Pep Rally from the main stage during the event. The Pep Rally serves as an annual launch of Spring Training festivities in Bradenton.
The LECOM Park box office hours are 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on weekdays when there is not a Pirates home game. The box office is open on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. when there is not a home game and closed on Sundays when there is no home game. Day of game box office hours will be 9:00 a.m. until 30 minutes after the final out.
For more information about Pirates Spring Training or the Bradenton Marauders, please call 941-747-3031, visit www.Pirates.com/SpringTraining, or email MaraudersInfo@pirates.com.
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