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Celebrate Autism Awareness Day and Dr. Seuss Day on Sunday, May 27th at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium

Autism Awareness Jersey Auction, Presented by Extreme Custom Collision, to Benefit Autism Speaks
May 22, 2018

Woodbridge, VA- The Potomac Nationals are excited to host Autism Awareness Day at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium on Sunday, May 27th, the third game of a four-game series against the Winston-Salem Dash (Chicago White Sox).Autism Awareness will be at the forefront of Sunday's game, as the players will

Woodbridge, VA- The Potomac Nationals are excited to host Autism Awareness Day at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium on Sunday, May 27th, the third game of a four-game series against the Winston-Salem Dash (Chicago White Sox).
Autism Awareness will be at the forefront of Sunday's game, as the players will don Autism Awareness jerseys, presented by Extreme Custom Collision. A silent auction for these puzzle piece themed jerseys will begin as soon as gates open at noon and will continue through the final out of the sixth inning. Fans who ultimately win the auction can take a photo after the game with the player or coach who wore the jersey during the game. All proceeds for the Autism Awareness jerseys benefit Autism Speaks. Also, fans will have a chance to win a Potomac Nationals team photo puzzle that will be raffled off during the game.

Sunday, May 27th is also Dr. Seuss Day at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium. In honor of the legendary children's book author, the ballpark will be divided up into nine of his most famous books, each one representing a player in the P-Nats' batting order. The first P-Nats player to hit a home run will win a free ticket, excluding July 4th, for the section that corresponds to that player.
Throughout the game, Dr. Seuss books will serve as prizes for fans to win, including the "guess how many Swedish Fish are in a jar" competition at Fan Assistance.
Dr. Seuss Day is also another Reading Program Day hosted by the Potomac Nationals. Students from local schools who have participated in Uncle Slam's Reading program will be invited out to the game to be recognized for their achievements in a pre-game parade.
The Potomac Nationals will celebrate Sun Safety Day, presented by American Cancer Society. While sun and skin cancer information will be presented to fans in attendance, the first 1,000 fans through the gates will receive a free sunscreen sample courtesy of Blue Lizard.
Sunday will be another Kids Day Sunday at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium. On Sunday home games throughout the season, kids can enjoy perks during the game, which include premium giveaways on select Sundays, post-game Kids Run the Bases by Glory Days Grill every Sunday, and post-game player autograph signings. This Sunday, the first 250 kids 12 and under will receive a free drink and hot dog, while all kids can have their face painted by Facing Angels in the concourse throughout the game.
Finally, fans can take advantage of Virginia529 Super Saver Sunday. If fans show their Virginia529 Smart Savers Club Card at the Ticket Office, they can receive two free grandstand tickets to the game.
First pitch between the P-Nats and the Winston-Salem Dash is at 1:05pm. Gates to the ballpark will open at 12:00pm.
For more information on 2018 Potomac Nationals single game tickets, please contact Director of Season Ticket and Group Ticket Sales, Alec Manriquez, by phone at 703-590-2311, ext. 221, or via e-mail at [email protected]. Fans with questions may also contact Potomac Nationals' Ticket Operations Manager, Matt LeBlanc, by phone at 703-590-2311, ext. 225, or via e-mail at [email protected].
P-Nats' 2018 ticket plans and group outings are currently available for purchase. For more information, or to purchase any of these plans, contact Potomac Nationals Director of Season Ticket and Group Ticket Sales, Alec Manriquez, by phone at 703-590-2311, ext. 221, or via e-mail at [email protected].
The Potomac Nationals of the Carolina League play at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium in Woodbridge, Virginia, and are the Carolina League affiliate of the Washington Nationals. The Potomac Nationals have claimed five Carolina League Championship titles (1982, 1989, 2008, 2010, and 2014) and nine CL Northern Division Championships. Sponsorship opportunities for the P-Nats' 2018 season and beyond are available, as well as all-inclusive corporate picnic outings to watch the future stars of the Washington Nationals at The Pfitz. 2018 Potomac Nationals season tickets and mini plans are now on sale. For more information on Potomac Nationals 2018 season tickets, mini plans, group outings, picnic packages, fundraisers, and all things Red, White, and Blue, visit the P-Nats online at www.potomacnationals.com, follow the P-Nats on Facebook (@PotomacNationals), Twitter (@PNats42), and Instagram (@pnats42), or call the Potomac Nationals' Extreme Custom Collision Ticket Office at 703-590-2311.
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