Star Wars Night and Fireworks on April 22

By Clearwater Threshers | April 15, 2017 7:56 PM ET

The Force is strong at Spectrum Field on Saturday, April 22, for Star Wars Night. Stay after for a spectacular fireworks show. The evening is presented by Holiday Inn Express Clearwater Central. Dozens of members from the Tampa Bay squad of the 501st Legion bring the world of Star Wars to the ballpark in their meticulously crafted costumes. Dress up the entire family as your own favorite Star Wars heroes and villains and join in on the fun. Arrive early for photo opportunities on the concourse with familiar characters. 

Pregame festivities will include on-field appearances by the Tampa Bay squad of the 501st Legion. The night also serves as a fundraiser for the group, benefitting the Make-A-Wish Foundation.  

Enjoy Star Wars-themed graphics and music during the game, stay after for a huge fireworks display set to music from the Star Wars-movie universe. On Star Wars Night, the gates will open at 5 p.m. for the 6:15 p.m. game vs. the Florida Fire Frogs, who are making their first visit to Clearwater.


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