The Bowie Baysox have announced the 17th annual Free Family FunFest at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The event occurs rain or shine and features free rides and games in Louie’s Kids Park, music and activities on the concourse and displays from local businesses and organizations.
Single game tickets for the Baysox 2016 season go on sale for the first time at FunFest and the box office is open throughout the day. This is the first time single game tickets may also be purchased online at www.baysox.com. Season ticket holders can pick up their ticket plans at the event and are invited to an exclusive season ticket holders’ luncheon in the Diamond View Restaurant.
Baysox Marketing Director Brandan Kaiser is excited for this year’s event. “We are really excited to unofficially kick off the 2016 season after the unforgettable 2015 championship season! FunFest is a great annual event that showcases what family friendly fun the Baysox are all about.”
Throughout the event, fans can hang out with the Baysox fun-loving mascots Louie and Rocko. There will also be live music performed by Terry Glaze and several carnival style games on the concourse for kids. Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department will have fire engines in the parking lot along with cruisers and McGruff the Crime Dog from Bowie Police. Other activities include a Baysox scavenger hunt for all ages and an appearance by two horses from the Maryland National Capital Park Police Mounted Unit. Fans will also be able to meet the Easter Bunny and the Oriole Bird during the event.
The 2016 Bowie Baysox season is presented by Money One Federal Credit Union. The Baysox are the 2015 Eastern League Champions! Bowie opens its 24th season as the Class AA affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles at home Thursday, April 7 against the Akron RubberDucks at 6:35 p.m. To order a 2016 season ticket plan or to stay up-to-date on Baysox news during the offseason, visit www.baysox.com.