Baby Cakes celebrating Apollo 11 anniversary

Ticket giveaway promotion for 50th anniversary of lunar landing

July 16, 2019 12:05 PM

To recognize the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing of Apollo 11, the New Orleans Baby Cakes are offering a unique ticket giveaway for the Saturday, July 20 game against the Round Rock Express, Triple-A affiliate of the Houston Astros.

Free tickets will be available at the box office for the 6 p.m. game for anyone sharing the names of the astronauts who participated in the mission 50 years ago, including: Neil, Armstrong, Edwin, Buzz, Aldrin, Michael, and Collins, or anyone named Apollo, Eagle, or Houston.

Tickets will also be given to anyone with a NASA identification, or with ID displaying they are from Houston or were born in 1969 or July of any year.

In case fans do not meet any of these qualifiers, anyone wearing an Astros jersey or who can perform a "moonwalk" dance will also be granted free admission.

The Baby Cakes return home on Friday at 7 p.m. for a three-game series against Round Rock. For more information, contact the 'Cakes at (504) 734-5155.

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