Preseason Party presented by Raley's & Bel Air Set for March 10

February 25, 2013 2:23 PM ET

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Round Table Pizza Ticket Office at Raley Field will open for the season on Sunday, March 10, and the River Cats are celebrating with a preseason party presented by Raley's and Bel Air, featuring free food, a live band, two photo booths, free stadium tours, and balloon artists for children.

The festivities will kick-off at noon and will last until 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 10. The party will mark the first time this season that Raley Field's Round Table Pizza Ticket Office will open to the public for single-game ticket purchases.

At the party-which is free and open to the public-fans will get an all-access, inside look at Raley Field in advance of this season's Opening Night, scheduled for Thursday, April 4. Free stadium tours will be available throughout the event, and will include photo opportunities in the clubhouse and a special stop at the On Deck Shop, where fans can catch an early glimpse of this season's River Cats gear. A live band will also be on-hand to entertain Cats fans of all ages.

There will be plenty of entertainment for young River Cats fans as well. In addition to an appearance by the River Cats' beloved mascot Dinger, balloon artists will have a station set up. The Coca-Cola Kids Corner will be open-including Raley Field's popular bounce houses-and there will be two photo booths on-site.

Round Table Pizza will be distributing free pizza samples, while free hot dogs and soda will also be available. Raley's will provide food samples of different items throughout the concourse area.  

While March 10 is the first day that the ticket office will be open, single-game tickets officially go on sale with an online presale, which runs from 10 a.m. on Monday, March 4, until 10 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5. Online sales for single-game tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 6, at


River Cats Season Tickets, Mini-Plans, Flex Plans and group outings are on sale now, and can be purchased by calling the River Cats Ticket Hotline at (916) 371-HITS (4487). Individual game tickets, starting at just $8, will be available in March at and at Raley Field's Round Table Pizza Ticket Office. For more information about the River Cats, visit For information on other events at Raley Field, visit


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