Nationals to host two exhibition games against Minnesota Twins

Fans are invited to attend first exhibition game with a donation to the Nationals Dream Foundation

In preparation for the 2016 home opener at Nationals Park on April 7, the Nationals will host two exhibition games against the Minnesota Twins on Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2.

The first exhibition game will start at 6:05 p.m. on Friday. For this special game, seating will be limited to the lower bowl of Nationals Park. The Nationals distributed complimentary tickets to all Season Plan Holders and select members of the community, including youth baseball organizations, local charities and civic groups.

Others fans are invited to attend the game by making a $10 donation to the Nationals Dream Foundation at the Nationals Box Office on the day of the game, beginning at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available while supplies last. All gates will open for Friday night's game at 4:30 p.m.

Saturday's game will operate as a standard game at Nationals Park, and will begin at 12:05 p.m. Tickets to that game may be purchased at nationals.com/tickets, in addition to the Nationals Box Office. All gates will open for Saturday's game at 10:30 a.m.