Greenville, SC - The 2017 season at Fluor Field gets underway three weeks from today, and it marks the beginning of a new era at Fluor Field. This offseason, the home of the Drive underwent a $14 million enhancement project, which included the installation of new Green Monster seats, new hospitality venues in The Champions Club presented by Hubbell Lighting and The Rooftop at Fluor Field, new chairback seats in the Pesky's Porch sections down the right-field line, an expanded team store, upgraded plaza entrances and much more.
Drive fans will be able to get a head start on their preparation for the 2017 season at Fluor Field when single-game tickets go on sale on Friday morning at 10:00 AM.
All seats in the seating bowl (sections 101-120) for all 70 home games will be available for purchase at the Main Street Box Office, by calling (864) 240-4528 or by visiting greenvilledrive.com.
Fans who are interested in purchasing Green Monster seats for the 2017 season can CLICK HERE to enter their information, and the Drive will be personally reaching out to each person who enters their information to set them up with games on the Green Monster this season. When fans receive their call back from the Drive, they will have the opportunity to purchase up to four seats for up to four games on the Green Monster.
"The demand for Green Monster seats has exceeded even our highest expectations, and we couldn't be happier that the addition of these seats has fans excited for our 12th season at Fluor Field," said Drive General Manager Eric Jarinko. "We are looking forward to personally connecting with each of our fans who are interested in Green Monster seats this season. We view these seats as a completely unique setting that we want as many fans as possible to experience first-hand."
Ticket prices start at $8 for the new Pesky's Porch seats in sections 116-120, and Infield Reserved seats (sections 101-102, 114-115) can be purchased for $9. Dugout Box seats (sections 103-106, 110-113) are $10, while Home Plate Box seats (sections 107-109) are $12. The new Green Monster seats will be available for $16.
The Main Street Box Office is currently open between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM Monday through Friday. The Box Office will be open at 10:00 AM on Saturday in conjunction with the St. Paddy's Day Dash and Bash and the 4:00 PM Lexington-Wren high school game at Fluor Field. Once the season begins, the box office opens at 10:00 AM Monday-Saturday and remains open through the end of the game on gamedays, and it will open at 12:00 PM on Sunday gamedays as well. Regular box office hours apply on non-gamedays during the season.
The Drive's 2017 schedule features a wide variety of promotions and theme nights. Dollar Drink Night returns on Thursdays, and the Drive will continue to host Friday Night Fireworks shows throughout the season with accompanying musical themes. With the schedule also including entertainment acts such as the ZOOperstars as well as community-centric days such as Green Day, Reading All-Stars, Little League Day and more, the Drive will host affordable, family-friendly entertainment all season long.
The 2017 season at the all-new Fluor Field begins on Thursday, April 6th as the Drive host the Delmarva Shorebirds, affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. The Drive will play seven home games during the opening homestand as part of Opening Week presented by TD Bank, which continues on Monday, April 10th when the Drive play the Lexington Legends, affiliate of the Kansas City Royals.
To purchase single-game tickets or gather more information, stop by the Main Street Box Office during its operating hours, call (864) 240-4528 or log on to GreenvilleDrive.com. CLICK HERE to enter your information and sit on the Green Monster for a Drive game in 2017.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.