BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have added another baseball movie to their drive-in movies "home stand,"
Back by popular demand, the Patriots will feature "The Sandlot" as part of the team’s Drive-In Movies series on Thursday, June 25th.
The show will begin at 9 p.m. in the Red Lot located on the first base side of the ballpark. The lot will open at 7:30 p.m.
In addition to "The Sandlot," the Somerset Patriots have scheduled "Rookie Of The Year" at the Ballpark Drive-In on Friday, June 26th and Saturday, June 27th at 9 p.m. both days. Tickets for all three dates go on sale on Friday, June 19th at 10 a.m. online only at www.somersetpatriots.com.
The first two showings of "The Sandlot" June 12th and 13th sold out within minutes.
Admission will be $25 per car and limited to the first 125 callers. Tickets once again are limited for the event and are first come first served. Individuals will be allowed to purchase one ticket each for the event. The team is encouraging those interested to create ticket accounts on the website to facilitate the process.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit the RWJBarnabas Health Emergency Response Fund to help our local health care workers.
Concession packages can be pre-ordered with tickets so they can be safely picked up in time for the start of the movie. The Basic Package is $20 and includes a bag of popcorn, two bottles of soda or water, two soft pretzels and two boxes of candy. The Ultra Package is $35 and includes two bags of popcorn, four bottles of soda or water, four soft pretzels and four boxes of candy.
An order form to choose candy and bottled drink flavors will be emailed within 24 hours and a second email confirming that the order was placed and received will also be be sent. No food orders will be taken the day of the movie. Upon arrival in the lot, you will notify the parking attendant that you ordered food and you will be directed to the food pickup lane where your order will be passed to the driver of the car.
To follow recommendations of health experts and government officials, movie-goers will be asked to remain in their cars during the event. Should anyone need to exit their vehicles for any reason, a mask will need to be worn if within six feet of others.
Portable restrooms will be on-site. Patrons are asked to bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitizing wipes.
More safety details about the event are available at somersetpatriots.com.
The RWJBarnabas Health Emergency Response fund helps address the growing needs arising as a result of this unprecedented global health crisis and will be used to support our frontline healthcare workers and our comprehensive emergency care efforts.
RWJBarnabas Health is the largest, most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, with a service area covering nine counties with five million people. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital with a network of outpatient centers (Children’s Specialized Hospital) with its multiple outpatient centers, a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, two trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a large medical group, multi-site imaging centers and an accountable care organization.