TicketReturn.Com Field named top ballpark experience in South Carolina

Stadium Journey calls ballpark a "premier minor league venue"

By Scott Kornberg / Myrtle Beach Pelicans | July 20, 2018 2:41 PM

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (July 20, 2018) - TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark has been rated as the top ballpark experience in South Carolina, the publication Stadium Journey announced on Thursday.

"It's an honor to be named the top ballpark experience in South Carolina, which is such a rich state for Minor League Baseball," said Pelicans general manager Ryan Moore. "Our entire staff takes pride in this ranking because we know the experiences in Augusta, Charleston, Columbia and Greenville are some of the best in MiLB."

Stadium Journey ranked TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark with 4.67 stars out of five, placing the ballpark ahead of Columbia's Spirit Communications Park, Augusta's SRP Park, Charleston's Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park and Greenville's Fluor Field at the West End.

In its review of TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark, Stadium Journey stated that the "Pelicans have done an amazing job of catering to both local die-hards and casual tourists. With the massive variety of food options and many entertainment options, TicketReturn.com Field is easily a premier minor league venue."

The 2018 season is the 20th season for the Pelicans franchise and fourth as the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. For tickets visit MyrtleBeachPelicans.com/tickets, call (843) 918-6000, or visit the Pelicans Box Office.

ABOUT THE PELICANS: The Myrtle Beach Pelicans are the Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs and play their home games at TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Since being acquired by a group led by Chuck Greenberg during the 2006 season, the Pelicans have repeatedly set team attendance records and become known as one of Minor League Baseball's most innovative and creative franchises. The team and its employees have been dedicated to making a difference in the Myrtle Beach community, specifically giving back over $2 million in donations, fundraising proceeds, in-kind services and community service since launching the Pelicans Play It Forward Community Initiative in 2013. TicketReturn.Com Field at Pelicans Ballpark has ranked in the top eight in all of Minor League Baseball by Stadium Journey in six of the last seven seasons. The same publication also placed the Pelicans in the Top 100 Stadium Experiences and the best in the Carolina League for six of the past seven seasons. In June 2017, the Pelicans won the 2017 TripAdvisor.com Certificate of Excellence award. On the field, the team has won four Mills Cup Championships, including claims to back-to-back titles in 1999 and 2000, and again in 2015 and 2016. The Pelicans have made 11 postseason appearances behind 13 half-season Southern Division championships, including the first half of the 2015 season, second half of 2016 and first half of 2017. For more information on the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, please contact the Pelicans at (843) 918-6000 or email Info@MyrtleBeachPelicans.com.

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