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Skeeters to Host Inaugural Holiday Ball Saturday

December 5, 2012 - Atlantic League (AtL) - Sugar Land Skeeters News Release

SUGAR LAND, TX - In celebration of the upcoming holiday season, the Sugar Land Skeeters will host their inaugural Holiday Ball this Saturday, December 8 from 2-4 p.m. at Constellation Field.

During the two-hour event, the club will provide interactive and fun-filled activities for children including cookie decorating, face painting, ornament decorating and an inflatable bounce house located in the outfield. Kids can move from station to station while adults are welcomed to enjoy live music and complimentary hot chocolate.

Along with the fun and action, Skeeters Manager Gary Gaetti and right-handed pitcher Gary Majewski will make special appearances to sign autographs and take pictures. Santa Claus will also be on-hand at Constellation Field to visit with young fans, take pictures and spread the holiday spirit.

Opening Day Ticket Opportunity

On Saturday, from 2-4 p.m. and in-person only at the Skeeters ticket office, the club will release 500 general admission tickets for purchase to Opening Day on Thursday, April 18, 2013 against the incumbent League Champion Long Island Ducks. The tickets are first come, first served and orders are limited to four tickets per person. Fans won't want to miss this exclusive opportunity and secure their tickets early for Season 2 with the Sugar Land Skeeters.

Fans may also take the opportunity to book full-season and eight-game ticket plans while visiting the ballpark. Sugar Land Skeeters representatives will be on-site to assist with any ticket-related inquiries or to help create the perfect gift just in time for the holidays.

Special Store Discounts

Fans attending the Holiday Ball are invited to take advantage of huge savings in the Skeeters team store, The Buzzzz Stop. Select items are 40% off, including jerseys, t-shirts and polos. Skeeters gift cards are also available and if purchased, include a 40% off discount toward a next store purchase.

Skeeters fans can also take home a piece of team history this holiday season, as the club will begin selling game-worn Skeeters jerseys in the team store on Saturday at Constellation Field. The jerseys include the club's home white, road gray and alternate blue styles and are available only while supplies last.

The last day to guarantee shipping for online orders is Monday, December 10. Fans are encouraged to act fast, come by and snag those discounted Skeeters items!

For more information on the Holiday Ball, merchandise sales and how to get tickets for the Skeeters 2013 season, visit the team's website at www.sugarlandskeeters.com or call the Skeeters ticket office at 281.240.HITS.

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