2016 Baseball Canada Cup single game passes and day passes available for purchase July 22
The organizing committee of the 2016 Baseball Canada Cup is pleased to announce single game passes and day passes are available for purchase on Friday, July 22.
The 2016 Baseball Canada Cup Organizing Committee is a partnership between the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) and the Fort McMurray Minor Baseball Association (FMMBA). Since 1989, the Baseball Canada Cup has attracted some of the best baseball talent from across the country. The 2016 Baseball Canada Cup will see ten teams of under-17 baseball players visit Fort McMurray to participate in the event. The national tournament serves to assist in the selection of Junior National Team players for future training camps and the National Team for the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup, as well as providing an opportunity for scouts to evaluate future potential college and professional baseball draft picks.
The 2016 Baseball Canada Cup tournament games will take place at the Baseball Stadium at Shell Place at MacDonald Island Park and at Ross Hennigar Ball Park in Thickwood.
“We are delighted to announce the release of single game passes and day passes at this time,” said Jodie Cooper, Co-Chair of the 2016 Baseball Canada Cup Organizing Committee and Director of Sport and Recreation for the RRC. “In addition to full tournament passes, we also have available General Admission and VIP Day Passes, Single Game Passes and Family Night Passes. We also have passes available specifically for the final tournament games in which the Gold, Silver and Bronze teams will be determined.”
Passes for the 2016 Baseball Canada Cup, including fees and taxes, are available as follows:
- Tournament Pass– General Admission (all games and Opening and Closing Ceremonies)
Youth 6-17 years $49
- Tournament Pass – VIP Seating (all games and Opening and Closing Ceremonies)
Youth 6-17 years $69
- Day Pass – General Admission
Youth 6-17 years $13
- Day Pass – VIP Seating
Youth 6-17 years $19
- Single Game Pass
Youth 6-17 Years $5.00
- Shell Place (7:00pm Game, Aug 3-6 only) Family Night Pass (2 adults, 2 youth, 4 pop and 4 popcorn)
- Medal Game Pass (Sunday August 7)
Adult $12 (per game)
Youth 6-17 Years $8.50 (per game)
“We are so excited to welcome ten teams from across the country to Fort McMurray this summer,” said Cooper. “As this tournament is also taking place at Ross Hennigar Ball Park in Thickwood, we want to thank residents in advance for their understanding and patience as they see increased activity in their neighbourhood, and we hope they will join us to welcome the athletes, coaches and participants to our community as they take part in this prestigious national event.”
General Admission and VIP Day Passes, Single Game Passes, Family Night Passes and Passes for the Bronze and Gold Medal Games will be available for purchase beginning on Friday, July 22 at 5:00pm online at oneREC.ca/events and at the Shell Place Box Office at MacDonald Island Park. The full tournament schedule for the 2016 Baseball Canada Cup can be found at baseball.ca/cup.
In addition, the 2016 Baseball Canada Cup organizing committee wishes to thank the following partners for their support of this event: Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Canadian Red Cross, Service Master, Fort McMurray Hotel Group, Aluma Systems Inc., Country 93.3 FM and Rock 97.9 FM, Finning, Wood Buffalo Baseball Association, Clearwater Physical Therapy, Sportchek, CNOOC Nexen, Summit GMC, La Prairie Crane, Billboard Direct Sign and Graphics, Tridon Communications, Hertz Equipment Rental and Culligan.