Civil Rights Game ticket packages on sale

Civil Rights Game ticket packages on sale

Civil Rights Game ticket packages on sale
Ticket packages for the fifth annual Civil Rights Game and preceding events in Atlanta are now on sale.

The four packages currently available are the Grand Slam Package ($1,200), Home Run Package ($800), Weekend Experience Premium Package ($375) and Civil Rights Game Weekend Experience Package ($275).

Tickets to individual events will be made available at a later date.

The Civil Rights Game will be played between the Phillies and Braves at Turner Field on May 15 and will culminate several activity-filled days.

Via the Grand Slam Package, fans get premium seating to three Braves games -- May 11 against the Nationals, and the May 14-15 games against the Phillies -- and VIP treatment for all Civil Rights Game events.

Those include the Southern Hospitality Opening Reception on May 11; the inaugural Selig Business Conference and Red Carpet Tribute to Hank Aaron on May 12; Business Conference, Selig Awards Luncheon and Baseball and the Civil Rights Movement Roundtable Discussion on May 13; and the MLB Beacon Awards Banquet on May 14.

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Alden Gonzalez is a reporter for and writes an MLBlog, Gonzo and "The Show". Follow him on Twitter @Alden_Gonzalez. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.