enCourage Kids Night at Citi Field

June 25, 2018 @ 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 Pirates. 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 Kid 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 Giselle Miller at 212-354-2878 or email Giselle@encourage-kids.org!

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

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


Evening Details

  • New York Mets vs. Pittsburgh Pirates
  • 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 Monday, June 25th at noon. For any additional questions, please contact Giselle Miller, VP of Special Events at 212-354-2878 or giselle@encourage-kids.org.

For 33 years, enCourage Kids Foundation has empowered kids facing health challenges to lead their most awesome lives through cost free family outings and uplifting hospital programs. By bringing laughter, comfort and countless smiles to more than 400,000 children annually, our programs offer relief from the constant burden of treatment, hospital stays and doctor appointments.

Our programs reach kids facing a variety of health issues – from those receiving chemo treatments in a clinic to those who live with a chronic illness that may not be visible. What they all have in common is that they deserve the same opportunities to laugh, to play, and to have fun – whether they are being treated in the hospital or living with their struggles at home.

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

Event Location

Citi Field - Bullpen Gate on 126th Street
123-01 Roosevelt Ave
Queens, NY 11368

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