There are several fun events scheduled for this weekend for the three game series showdown with the Arizona Diamondbacks. If you cannot make it to the park, take advantage of the free event on Saturday in town to meet some of the Nationals players.
"Get Your Red On" - During this series the Nats will be wearing the alternate red uniforms this weekend. Show support and wear red!
The Nats Host Fourth Annual Back-to-School Drive on Saturday and Sunday, August 14-15 at the Center Field Gate from the time gates open to the fourth inning. The materials collected will benefit District of Columbia Public Schools. This year’s recipients will be Browne and Wheatley Education Campuses. Last year's drive collected more than 5,000 supplies. Requested supplies include, but are not limited to: backpacks, calculators, composition and spiral notebooks, crayons, glue sticks, loose leaf binders, new lunchboxes, paper, pencils, pencil boxes, pocket folders and rulers. Please donate fans!
-Stephen Strasburg Autographed copy of Sports Illustrated with rookie on cover-Autographed Craig Stammen Jersey
-Autographed Wil Nieves Mother's Day Commemorative Pink Bat
-Game-Used Baseball thrown by Strasburg during his June 23 start v. KC Royals
-Autographed Josh Willingham Bat
-2010 Team Autographed Jersey
The Long Haul Bombers will be at Nationals Park on Sunday, August 15 at 12:30pm! The last time they were at Nats Park was September 2008. The Bombers are a group of professional softball players who travel the country competing in softball home run derbies, during which three hitters each get 15 swings to hit as many home runs as they can.
Family Fun Day on Sunday, August 15! Come early to enjoy pregame autographs from Nationals players and coaches with Signature Sundays (approx. 12:15-12:35pm) and stay late for Kids Run the Bases post-game. Fans may purchase either a $14 Upper Right Field Terrace ticket or $25 Outfield Reserved ticket that includes a hot dog, Coca-Cola/Dasani beverage and a bag of chips. Minimum of two tickets per purchase.