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Lawn Party and Other Great Promotions This Week

June 24, 2008 - National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) - New England Riptide News Release

Our season has been getting underway, so come out and support the home team! We have a lot of fun planned for this week's series against the Rockford Thunder. In addition to the great action on the field, enjoy some fun off the field too.

Wednesday June 25 -- Paddle Ball Night -- The first 500 fans will receive a paddle ball courtesy of Bonacorso Insurance Agency. Maybe you will get picked for a paddle ball contest!

Thursday June 26 -- Riptide Keychains -- Carry your keys in style! The first 250 fans will receive a limited edition Riptide keychain.

Friday June 27 -- Trade a Violent Toy for a Free Tangle Toy -- We will give a free Tangle toy to any child or parent who turns in a violent toy to be destroyed. We'll dispose of toy guns, violent video games, and other toys that promote violence. Tangles courtesy of Tangle Toys.

Saturday June 28 -- Lawn Party featuring In the House -- You're in for a treat as In the House entertains from 5-7pm. Gates open early at 4:15 so you can find your seats on the lawn--bring a blanket! Special picnic/BBQ foods will be available at concessions.

In the House performs your favorite music of the 60's, 70's, 80's and today, including tunes by Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, Prince, Earth Wind & Fire, Santana and many more! Patrice Williamson will be singing the Star Spangled Banner.

This show features:

It's Old Home Week with Special Guest

Patrice Williamson on Vocals

Maio Obregon - Guitar & Vox

Carol Namkoong - Keys and Vox

Leo Colon - bass, guitar and vox

Steve Bourassa - drums and vox


The House Horns with

Nate Goldstein (From our the ITH early days) - Trumpet

Some Dude Named Dan (he's really good) - Tenor Sax

And don't forget! You have a chance to win a Wii or an iTouch!

Be a frequent fan for the 2008 season and enter to win a brand new Wii or iTouch! The Riptide wishes to reward two lucky fans with these prizes at the end of the season. Here is all you have to do:

*Come to 15 different Riptide home games during the 2008 season

*Save your ticket stubs

*Staple the 15 stubs together and turn them in at merchandise

*Choose to enter either the Wii or the iTouch drawing

One name will be drawn per item. Prizes will be awarded at the last game of the 2008 season. Good luck!

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