Another fun season of Charlotte Knights baseball is upon us. Opening Day is April 4th and this year’s home schedule is loaded with celebrity appearances. Legendary ballplayers, Hollywood stars, and even a couple of comic book super heroes will be visiting BB&T Ballpark in 2019:
4/24: Andre Dawson – Montreal Expos (1976–1986), Chicago Cubs (1987–1992), Boston Red Sox (1993–1994), Florida Marlins (1995–1996)
4/30: Andruw Jones – Atlanta Braves (1996–2007), Los Angeles Dodgers (2008), Texas Rangers (2009), Chicago White Sox (2010), New York Yankees (2011–2012)
6/5: Pro wrestling legend Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat
6/6: Tribute to “Parks and Recreation” with Shauna Malwae-Tweep (Alison Becker) and free t-shirts for first 2,000 fans.
6/8: Field of Dreams Night with John Kinsella (Dwier Brown) and pre-game catch on the field.
6/19: Mookie Wilson – New York Mets (1980–1989), Toronto Blue Jays (1989–1991)
7/7: Major League Night with Roger Dorn (Corbin Bernsen)
7/14: Marvel Super Hero™ Day with Spider-Man and Black Panther
7/25: The Sandlot Night with Smalls (Tom Guiry)
7/26: Jim Rice – Boston Red Sox (1974-1989)
8/1: Tribute to “Seinfeld” with J. Peterman (John O’Hurley) and free t-shirts for first 2,000 fans.
The Knights are also inviting your dogs to four games this season. Their annual Bark in the Ballpark events will be on 4/8, 6/3, 7/28, and 8/26.
Single-game tickets go on sale to the general public in person at the BB&T Ballpark Ticket Office at 10:00 AM on Saturday, February 9th. Two hours later (12:00 PM), single-game tickets will go on sale online at CharlotteKnights.com and by phone at 704-274-8282.