Fredericksburg Baseball Announces New Stadium Groundbreaking Event for Sunday, February 24th

By Potomac Nationals | February 7, 2019 5:48 PM

Fredericksburg, VA---Fredericksburg Baseball will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the organization's state-of-the-art new stadium on Sunday, February 24th, from 2:00pm-5:00pm.

The groundbreaking event, which is open to members of the Fredericksburg Baseball Founders Club, as well as the public, will take place at the Fredericksburg Expo & Convention Center ballroom and is free to all to attend. Fans of Fredericksburg Baseball can join the organization to celebrate a kickoff to baseball in the City of Fredericksburg.

In addition to putting the first shovel in the ground, the event will include light refreshments, an outdoor groundbreaking ceremony, and an indoor program, which will highlight the key players involved in bringing baseball to the City. Fredericksburg Baseball will have merchandise for sale, as well as information on both the Booster Club and corporate sponsorship opportunities.

Team owners Art Silber, Lani Weiss, and Seth Silber stated: "We are excited to take this next step towards opening our ballpark in April 2020. This is a great opportunity to share our excitement and plans for the new stadium with the community, and recognize the incredible support from the City, fans, and sponsors who have turned this dream into a reality." 

The groundbreaking event will also be the final chance for fans to join the Founders Club, which sets fans up for priority seat selection for full-season tickets, a special gift, and invitations to exclusive Founders Club events.

RSVP's are not required, but are appreciated. To RSVP for the groundbreaking event, or for more information on the event, the Founders Club, or Fredericksburg Baseball, visit FredericksburgBaseball.com.

Fredericksburg Baseball is set to begin Carolina League play in 2020 at a brand new, state-of-the-art stadium facility, located at Celebrate Virginia South on Carl D. Silver Parkway near the Fredericksburg Expo & Convention Center in Fredericksburg, VA. Celebrate baseball in The 'Burg and stay up to date with the progress of the new ballpark facility and the team online at Fredericksburgbaseball.com, and follow Fredericksburg Baseball on Facebook (@FredericksburgBaseball), on Twitter (@FXBGBaseball20), and on Instagram (@FredericksburgBaseball).

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 10 CL Northern Division Championships. Sponsorship opportunities for the P-Nats' 2019 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. 2019 Potomac Nationals season tickets are now on sale, while mini plans will be available soon. For more information on Potomac Nationals 2019 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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