“The Mayor, Common Council and other political leaders in the City of New Britain have been incredibly supportive of the Rock Cats” said Rock Cats’ President Bill Dowling. “We wanted to recognize and acknowledge that support by allowing city residents to attend any one or all three of our upcoming games between July 1st and 3rd.”
“This is a wonderful opportunity for families and people of all ages to experience excellent entertainment in a positive environment. The Rock Cats are a vital asset to our community and we are grateful for their generous gesture,” stated New Britain Mayor Tim O’Brien.
The Rock Cats will be taking on the New Hampshire Fisher Cats, AA Eastern League affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays, during this pre-4th of July homestand.
Monday, July 1st is the annual “Bark in the Park” night sponsored by Uberdog, a special occasion when Rock Cats fans can bring their “best friends” to the ballpark.
Tuesday, July 2nd is “Power of Ability” night sponsored by Rideshare.
Wednesday, July 3rd is sponsored by the Kocian Law Group and will feature the annual pregame Naturalization ceremony as well as a special 4th of July Postgame Fireworks Show. Game time for the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday night contests is 7:05 PM.
The Rock Cats will be hosting the 2013 Eastern League All-Star Game presented by Dunkin’ Donuts on Wednesday, July 10, at 7:00 PM at New Britain Stadium. This is the third time New Britain has hosted the Mid-Summer Classic and the first time since 2003. A Home Run Derby and Autograph Session will be held on Tuesday, July 9, starting at 4:00 PM. For further information, please contact the Rock Cats Box Office at (860) 224-8383.