The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will honor all Military Veterans at the baseball game in Boshamer Stadium on Saturday, March 26 at 2 pm. The Heels will be facing Georgia Tech in a major ACC series.
Any military veteran will be admitted at no charge and should go to the ticket office at the stadium to get a free ticket. Tickets will also be available there for the veteran’s family members and friends attending with her or him at a price of $4 (regular price is $7 or $10).
There is NO RESTRICTION on where a veteran lives or comes from. All district posts are invited as are veterans of the American Legion, DAV, and unaffiliated vets.
Here is a list of what besides the game will happen at the stadium that day:
- Heart Of Carolina chorus will be singing a medley of military songs pre-game, the national anthem and God Bless America
- The head of the UNC Army ROTC will be throwing out the first pitch
- Paws 4 People is inviting veterans with service dogs to the game who will be on the field for the anthem.
- $5 All-You-Can-Eat Pre-Game buffet behind the 3rd base grandstands
- Kids can take the field for the anthem with the team.
- Trading card sheets for the first 500 fans