Baldino's Lock & Key Keys to the Homestand: August 24th - August 30th

Features Two Nights of Fireworks, "The Godfather" Appearance, Fans' Choice Bobblehead, Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler, Cooler Bag Giveaway, Military Appreciation Jersey Auction, Team Autograph Signing, Dollar Monday and More!

By Potomac Nationals | August 17, 2018 6:16 PM

Join the Potomac Nationals at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium for the last homestand of the regular season! The seven-game homestand features a celebrity appearance from WWE Hall of Famer "The Godfather", the Fans' Choice Bobblehead giveaway, Mad Chad the Chainsaw Juggler, a pre-game team autograph signing, a cooler bag giveaway, the Military Appreciation Jersey Auction, Dollar Monday and more! The P-Nats face two Northern Division rivals during the homestand. They welcome the Lynchburg Hillcats (Cleveland Indians) for a three-game series, followed by the Frederick Keys (Baltimore Orioles) for the final four games.

Friday, August 24th
First pitch: 7:05pm                  Gates open: 6pm

  • -Charles "The Godfather" Wright Appearance, part of the Legends Autograph Series presented by Northwest Federal Credit Union: the WWE Hall of Famer will hold a meet-and-greet autograph session. The signing is free to fans on a first-come, first-served basis, with the line beginning as soon as gates open.
  • -Juan Soto Commemorative Card Giveaway, (First 750): this collectable card celebrates Juan Soto's meteoric rise to the majors
  • -Wing Fling: Help decide who has the best wings in town! Fans can sample wings from three local restaurants: Hooters, Buffalo Wild Wings and Nando's and vote for their favorite! The winner will be crowned at the end of the event. The Wing Fling will also feature an all-you-can-eat-picnic, including hamburgers, hot dogs, pasta salad, coleslaw and sides, and will take place in the Northwest Federal Bullpen Club. The event is a $10 add-on to any game ticket. More details here.
  • -Recycling Pays Night, presented by Prince William County Recycling Program
  • -George Mason Pride Night: any fan who wears George Mason gear can purchase a discounted grandstand ticket for $5
  • -4x4 Friday Family Ticket Package: for just $44, this ticket package includes four reserved section tickets for the night's game, four regular hot dogs, four 22 oz. sodas and four adjustable Potomac Nationals hats. This package is valued at $112, a 60% savings from the regular price.
  • -Post-game Fireworks, presented by Northwest Federal Credit Union and WTOP
  • -Post-game Kids Run the Bases, presented by Glory Days Grill
  • -Pre-game Band in the Café Area: J.P. Reali will be performing for fans


Saturday, August 25th
First pitch: 6:35pm                  Gates open: 5pm

  • -Fans' Choice Bobblehead: Tanner Roark & American Eagle Team USA Championship Clinch Giveaway presented by Loyal Hygiene Solutions (first 1,250 fans): Following fans' bobblehead submissions and a nail-biting social media voting frenzy in January, this one was named the winner of the P-Nats' fan vote!
  • -Mad Chad Taylor Appearance, presented by Northwest Federal Credit Union: Mad Chad Taylor, known as "The Evil Knievel of Comedy" and a comedic juggler, will be making an appearance at Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium. He is known for his comedy routine that features him juggling anything from running chainsaws, flaming tennis balls, live 100,000-volt stun guns, and more! He will perform both during and after the game.
  • -Booster Club Auction: stop by the concourse to support the organization that supports the P-Nats players! Auction items will include one-of-a-kind collectables.
  • -Post-game Fireworks, presented by WTOP
  • -Post-game Kids Run the Bases, presented by Glory Days Grill
  • -Pre-game Band in the Café Area: Just Wanna Play will be performing for fans


Sunday, August 26th
First pitch: 1:05pm                  Gates open: Noon

  • -Second-Half Team Photo Giveaway, presented by Floor & Decor (first 1,000 fans)
  • -Pre-game Team Autograph Signing, presented by Floor & Decor: meet the P-Nats during a pre-game on-field autograph session running from just after gates open, 12:05pm, until approximately 12:30pm
  • -Cooler Bag Giveaway, presented by Northwest Federal Credit Union (first 1,000 fans): Keep your food and drinks cool with this P-Nats cooler bag!
  • -Military Appreciation Jersey Auction, presented by Reality Realty: the P-Nats have worn these on select games throughout the season to recognize local military members and to thank them for all that they do for our country. The jerseys will be auctioned off today via a silent auction during the game. The auction begins once gates open and will run through the last out of the sixth inning. Winners will be able to take a photo post-game with the player or coach who wore and autographed the jersey.
  • -The Home Stretch: Join the Potomac Nationals for Yoga in the Outfield! The 45-minute yoga class will take place post-game, led by Stevie McKulsky of Beloved Yoga, in the outfield grass. The class will begin shortly after the conclusion of the game. Fans can take part in the event with a $20 loaded ticket package! It includes a grandstand ticket, a food voucher, and the yoga class. All participants must bring their own yoga mat, and meet at the third base gate after the conclusion of the game. Purchase here.
  • -The Best Summer Ever, presented by Cartoon Network: check out the video board both before and after the game to catch your favorite Cartoon Network shows
  • -Uncle Slam's Belated Birthday Celebration: everyone's favorite mascot, Uncle Slam, will be celebrating- his birthday with some of his mascot friends!
  • -Kids Day Sunday:
    • Post-game Kids Run the Bases, presented by Glory Days Grill
    • Kids Eat Free: the first 250 kids 12 & under will receive a free hot dog
    • Face Painting: kids can have their face painted by Facing Angels in the concourse (charge applies)
    • Caricature Artist: fans can stop by the concourse, where an artist from Manis Creative will be setup (charge applies)
  • -Virginia529 Super Saver Sunday: show your Virginia529 Smart Savers Club Card at the ticket office to receive two free grandstand tickets to the game


Monday, August 27th
First pitch: 7:05pm                  Gates open: 6pm

  • -Dollar Monday, presented by The Washington Post: Dollar grandstand tickets and dollar hot dogs, while supplies last
  • -Dollar grandstand tickets can only be purchased on the day of the game


Tuesday, August 28th
First pitch: 7:05pm                  Gates open: 6pm

  • -Deuces Wild Tuesday: $2 grandstand tickets, $2 player-performance based concessions specials and $2 Wild Card concessions specials, all while supplies last
  • -Taco Tuesday: $3 tacos from Sweeto Burrito will be on sale at Café Cantina in the Extreme Custom Collision Café Area
  • -Peanut Free Night, presented by AUVI-Q: Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium will be free of any peanut products


Wednesday, August 29th
First pitch: 7:05pm                  Gates open: 6pm

  • -Winning Wednesday: Nine Innings of Winning: one lucky fan will win a prize each inning; if the P-Nats win, fans can redeem their ticket for one of equal value to a P-Nats playoff game
  • -Cash Dogs: a select number of hot dogs will be wrapped with cash; purchase one (or several) for an opportunity to win
  • -Baseball Bingo: fans can pick up a card at Fan Assistance on their way in for a chance to get a bingo and win a prize
  • -Night at the Roxbury 20th Anniversary Night: The Party Zone will feature 90's music, décor, party games, and a photo booth, while any fan who shows up wearing a blue, green, purple, or maroon suit can purchase a discounted $5 grandstand ticket. In-game contests will include a "Fluffy Whip" eating contest, a "finish the lyrics" 90's music contest, and a Dance Inning, which will feature a full stadium head shake to the left, set to "What is Love,".


Thursday, August 30th
First pitch: 7:05pm                  Gates open: 6pm

  • -(Almost) Halfway to St. Patrick's Day: Paint the park green! From green drinks, leprechauns, Irish music, a pot of baseball gold and more, fans are sure to have a great night at the ballpark. There will also be a photo booth and a "guess how many gold coins are in a jar" competition at Fan Assistance. Plus. any fan who shows up wearing two different green items (hat, shirt, pants), dresses as a leprechaun, or brings a real four leaf clover, can purchase a $5 grandstand ticket. Additionally, 12 leprechaun relics will be hidden around Northwest Federal Field, and whoever finds them will take home a special P-Nats prize!
  • -Thursday Cheers: dollar drink specials during the game
  • -College Night Pfitz Parties: cornhole, water pong and trivia in the brand-new Northwest Federal Field at Pfitzner Stadium Party Zone
  • -Ladies Night/Dating App Night: the P-Nats Party Zone will become the "Flirt Zone." Singles amongst the ballpark can leave his or her phone number at a specified area with instruction on what seat you would like it to be delivered to. A P-Nats staff member will help coordinate the introduction. Tables in the "Flirt Zone" will feature typical "get to know you" questions to help facilitate conversations. If fans at the ballpark match with another fan at the park on any of the various dating apps, they can head on down to Fan Assistance and receive a free Date Night prize. Also, couples who meet on dating apps during the game can compete in an on-field competition to get to know one another better.

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 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

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

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, 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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