Jumbo Shrimp open registration for Feb. 23 National Anthem Auditions

Team seeking talented individuals and groups to perform before each of 70 home games

By Marco LaNave / Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp | February 2, 2017 11:38 AM

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp prepare to open their schedule of 70 home games on April 12, the team is inviting the talent of Northeast Florida to audition to perform the National Anthem before a Jumbo Shrimp home game this season. Individuals and groups can now register for the Feb. 23 National Anthem auditions, to be held at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville.

National Anthem Auditions will be Thursday, Feb. 23, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. - rain or shine - at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Interested individuals and groups may schedule an audition time by completing a registration form - available at www.jaxshrimp.com - and emailing it to Promotions Manager David Ratz at david@jaxshrimp.com or faxing to 904-358-2845.

"We are eager to hear local individuals and groups perform, and have a chance to open each Jumbo Shrimp game this season," said Jumbo Shrimp General Manager Harold Craw. "Jumbo Shrimp games are community events, and we are excited to build a lineup of local talent that will be among the first highlights of each night of affordable family fun!"

A new selection of individual and group outing ticket packages with the Jumbo Shrimp are on sale by calling (904) 358-2846.

ABOUT THE JUMBO SHRIMP: With their home opener Wednesday, April 12, at 7:05 p.m., the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are beginning a new era of affordable family fun at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. With a new lineup of ticket and group options for 2017, there is a reason for everyone to get part of the action by calling the Jumbo Shrimp at (904) 358-2846 or visiting www.jaxshrimp.com.

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