BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots will host a drive-In fireworks display at TD Bank Ballpark on Friday, June 19th to celebrate Dads 'n' Grads.
All ticket sales will be online at somersetpatriots.com beginning at 10 a.m, Tuesday, June 9. Admission for the fireworks show will be $15 a car and is limited to 350 total tickets
Tickets will be sold on a first come, first served basis. Individuals will be allowed to purchase one ticket each for the event, which are expected to go very quickly.
The team is encouraging interested individuals to create ticket accounts on the website to make the experience of purchasing tickets a little smoother. Proceeds for the Drive-In Fireworks event will benefit the RWJBarnabas Health Emergency Response Fund.
The event is scheduled to take place in the Red Lot on the first base side of the ballpark at 9 p.m. The lot opens at 7:30 pm for arrivals.
“As we continue to look for ways to use the ballpark to safely bring our community together until our season can begin, we decided to host a fireworks show,” said Patrick McVerry, Patriots president/general manager. “It’s always something our fans look forward to during our season. The fireworks nights have steadily been our most popular attraction around our games, and we wanted to bring a little of that fun to our community now in a time of need.”
The drive-In fireworks event is scheduled to be a 20-minute show set to music that fans will be able to download while sitting in their cars.
Spectators will be asked to stay in their vehicles at all times as per New Jersey Executive Order 142, with the exception of restroom needs. Patrons are asked to bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitizing wipes with them.
More safety and event information is available at www.somersetpatriots.com.