The minor leagues are bringing major low-cost fun to Hartford this spring. Individual tickets for Hartford Yard Goat home games start at just $6 — and admission includes a full count of firework shows, giveaways, promo and theme nights and entertainment.
“These games are affordable outings for families,” says Josh Montinieri, executive director of tickets. “We’re expecting a good season.”
Most Friday and Saturday night tickets will include a post-game fireworks display. Fans can pick up posters, caps, sweat bands, salt-and-pepper shakers, bobble heads, sunglasses and lunch boxes at Giveaway Nights. “Kids Run the Bases” promotions will take place at each Sunday game, and Tuesday night games will include “Baseball Bingo.”
The Yard Goats will also have Theme Nights, including Star Wars Night, Christmas in July and Princess & Pirates Night.
In July, the Yard Goats will devote an entire weekend to the memory of Hartford’s long-departed NHL team with a “Whalers Alumni Weekend.” The weekend features Whalers alumni appearances on July 15.
Tickets for the opening game at Dunkin’ Donuts Park on April 13 sold out within 30 minutes of going on sale, but tickets are available for the home games of April 14, 15 and 17.
Depending on where you sit, individual ticket prices range from $6 to $19, with many in the $12 range. High Top Swivel seats are $16 to $19; Field Box tickets are $12 to $15; The Hartford Terrace section seats are $15 to $18; Right Field Porch seats are $10 to $13; Outfield Premium Swivel seats are $12 to $15; and Left Field Grandstand seats are $6 to $9.
Active military members and veterans get a $2 discount on tickets and lap kids ages 3 and under are admitted free.
Season Field Box tickets range from $700 to $805, depending on the location in the stadium and whether you buy a one-, two- or four-year package. A one-year season pass is $805, a two-year pass is $770 per year and a four-year…