Free admission to active military and veterans on Friday

Game vs. Clearwater at 6:30 p.m.

By St. Lucie Mets | May 20, 2014 4:18 PM

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (May 20, 2014) - In celebration of Memorial Day weekend, the St. Lucie Mets would like to pay tribute to the service men and women of our country by offering all current military personnel and veterans free admission into Friday's game.

The Mets host the Clearwater Threshers at 6:30 p.m. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.

Veterans and active military just need to show proof of ID at the Tradition Field box office to get into the game free of charge.

Prior to first pitch there will be a color guard, the performing of the National Anthem and ceremonial first pitches delivered by members of the American Gold Star Mothers. The American Gold Star Mothers are an organization of mothers who have lost a son or daughter in the service of our country.

For more information, visit www.stluciemets.com or call 772-871-2115.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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