Game will be Wednesday, June 6, at Tulane’s Turchin Stadium
Join New Orleans Saints linebacker A.J. Klein and tight end Benjamin Watson as they host the Annual Black & Gold Celebrity Softball Game on Wednesday, June 6, at Tulane University’s Turchin Stadium. All proceeds will benefit Son of a Saint and Team Gleason.
Klein, Watson and Saints alum Zach Strief along with other teammates are among some of the big names taking part in the event. This family-friendly experience will include autograph opportunities, food, fun, competition and more. Anticipated attendance is estimated at more than 1,300 black and gold supporters.
Tickets for the softball game are on sale now, and cost $10 for adults while children age 10 and younger are able to attend for free. There will also be free admission for teachers, first responders and military when they present their ID upon gate entry. Fans who purchase tickets before game day will also have the chance to win prizes and participate in other special activities during the game.
On game day, gates at Turchin Stadium will open at 5:30 p.m. The Home Run Derby will start at promptly at 6:30 p.m. followed by the highly anticipated Offense vs. Defense softball game. Additionally, in support of the Black & Gold Celebrity Softball Game experience, supporters can donate $25 to be entered into a drawing for a chance to win two tickets and two pregame sideline passes to a 2018 Saints home game. Winner of the drawing need…