***Due to inclement weather, the July 4th game between the US Collegiate National Team and Japan along with the 4th of July Fireworks show have been postponed until Tuesday, July 5th. Here is the schedule:
Gates Open: 5 PM
USA Baseball vs. Japan: 6:05 PM
Post-Game: Independence Day Fireworks Show
Post-Fireworks: Pepsi Kids Run the Bases
Anyone that has a ticket for the July 4th game DOES NOT need to exchange their ticket in order to use it on July 5th. They just hold on to their July 4th ticket and use that for admission tomorrow night. If a fan has an issue with their ticket, they may contact the Durham Bulls Box Office beginning July 5th at 9:00 AM at (919) 956-BULL.
The biggest weekend of the 2011 season begins this Friday, July 1st and runs all the way through Monday, July 4th as the Durham Bulls and USA Baseball host five exciting games over four days with a fireworks show every night. Don’t miss out on the fun!
USA Baseball Prospect Classic
Friday, July 1st at 7:05 PM
Presented by Partnership for a Drug Free North Carolina
See the top collegiate players take on the best 18 and under players for the first time ever! Plus, Miss North Carolina will be on hand to perform God Bless America in the 7th Inning.
Blue Points 5k at the Ballpark
Saturday, July 2nd at 8:00AM
Join Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the Durham Bulls for a 5k run at the DBAP. The race starts inside the ballpark, traverses the American Tobacco Trail, and finishes by the lawn at the American Tobacco Campus. All runners receive tee shirts, and the top three placers in age categories receive Omega Sports gift cards. The 5k at the Ballpark is part of the Blue Points 5k Race Series, sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. Kids can participate in the Wool E. Bull Fun Run ant 7:45AM. Register Here
Durham Bulls vs. Gwinnett Braves
Saturday, July 2nd at 7:05 PM
Presented by Chick-Fil-A
Fireworks after the game!
USA vs. Japan at 3:05 PM
Durham Bulls vs. Gwinnett Braves at 7:05 PM
Presented by Lowes Foods
One ticket gets you two games! Plus, enjoy the inaugural Bright Leaf Hot Dog Eating Contest between games and a fireworks show after the Bulls game.
Independence Day Baseball
USA vs. Japan at 6:05 PM – Postponed to July 5th
Thanks to a grant from Liberty Mutual to the City of Durham, the Fourth of July Fireworks show got three times the normal investment meaning it will be one of the largest shows in ballpark history!
Independence Day Bonus: Postponed to July 5th – The Bulls will hold a special session of Pepsi Kids Run the Bases immediately following the July 4th fireworks show!