17th Annual enCourage Kids Night at Citi Field

June 13, 2019 @ 5:40PM — 10:00PM

Join 850 enCourage Kids supporters and families for a great night of fun, food and baseball as the Mets take on the Cardinals. Guests will enjoy a pre-game barbeque in the Bullpen Gate Plaza with face painters, clowns, a special visit by Mr. Met, Mets Alumni, and the Mets’ wives. Watch the game from your seats in the Big Apple section and cheer on one of our very own enCourage Kids as he or she throws out the first pitch! To place a bid for your child to throw out the first pitch in tandem with our enCourage Kid, please call Sophie Lesser at 212-354-2878 or email slesser@encourage-kids.org!

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A great night full of fun, food and baseball to support the enCourage Kids Foundation.

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Evening Details

  • New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals
  • Gates open at 5:40pm
  • Game begins at 7:10pm
  • Includes field level game day ticket(s) with access to pregame barbeque in the Bullpen Plaza with unlimited food and soft drinks, courtesy of ARAMARK
  • Special visit by Mr. Met before the game

*Ticket pick up and entrance to the game is at the Bullpen Gate on 126th Street. Wristbands will only be distributed at the Bullpen Gate where the pregame BBQ will take place. Tickets will only be sold online until Thursday, June 13th at noon. For any additional questions, please contact Sophie Lesser, Development Manager, at 212-354-2878 or slesser@encourage-kids.org.

Be sure to review the Citi Field Bag Policy prior to your arrival.

Since 1985, enCourage Kids Foundation has helped humanize healthcare for children and their families by resourcing impact-driven pediatric programs and supporting the Child Life Community. Serving more than 400,000 children annually, our programs offer relief from the constant burden of treatment, hospital stays, and doctor appointments, while also helping pediatric facilities to meet the unique needs of their patients.

For more information, please call enCourage Kids at 212-354-2878 or visit www.encourage-kids.org.