Sea Dogs to Wear R2-D2 Jerseys which will be Auctioned Off to Benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation
By Portland Sea Dogs | July 31, 2015 1:13 PM ET
Hmm! Adventure. Hmmpf! Excitement. A Jedi craves not these things, but Sea Dogs fans do! Help us unleash the force Saturday, August 15th when the Sea Dogs host the Akron Rubber DUcks at 6:00 PM at Hadlock Field for Star Wars Night.
It's not a trap! The team will be wearing specially designed R2-D2 jerseys. The autographed game worn jerseys will be auctioned off online to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Maine.
Whether you side with the Jedi or the Sith all fans are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite Star Wars characters. Fans in costume will be able to participate in a pre-game parade around the field.
Several Star Wars characters will be at the ballpark to meet fans that evening thanks to the501st New England and the Maine chapter of the Mandalorian Mercs. R2-D2 himeself will even be making an appearance, thans to Paul's R2-D2.
The night will include Star Wars trivia, where you could win a tauntaun sleeping bag.
Ticket prices start at $5.00 for kids and $8.00 for adults. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Sea Dogs Ticket Office at 207-879-9500 or order online at www.seadogs.com.
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