Hickory, NC- The Crawdads will host their second annual Dinner and a Movie Night at the Ballpark on Friday, April 5th at LP Frans Stadium. The free event will get underway at 5pm and will wrap up around 8pm.
The family-friendly movie will begin at 5:45pm on the stadium's videoboard. Following the movie, kids can run the bases. The Crawdads will give away prizes every half hour starting at 5:30pm. The festivities will also include a bounce house, speed pitch, carousel, and an arts and crafts table. Fans are welcome to bring their dogs to the stadium.
The Catawba Farms Crawdads Café and the first base concession stand will be open throughout the event to serve food and refreshments. The 'Dads will be offering Thirsty Thursday pricing on beer and Pepsi products. There will also be $1 hot dogs and free popcorn.
Throughout the evening, the 'Dads will have a ticket special for Opening Weekend for the games on Thursday, April 11th to Sunday, April 14th. The price of tickets for Opening Weekend will be determined by the temperature displayed on the time & temp board in left field at the start of the event. For example, if the board reads 53 degrees, tickets for the games Thursday to Sunday will be $5.30 each.
Claw Club, Silver Slugger and season ticket holders will be able to pick up their packets during the event.
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