Phillies Ballpark Buzz: Top 5 Things to Know for Marlins Series, May 16-18

Hatfield Phillies Franks Dollar Dog Night; Outta Here! Phillies celebrate Class of 2016; NASCAR driver to throw ceremonial first pitch; 11,000+ kids at Citizens Bank Weather Education Day presented by NBC10!

The Miami Marlins are coming to town for a three-game series on Monday, May 16 (7:05 p.m.), Tuesday May 17 (7:05 p.m.), and Wednesday, May 18 (1:05 p.m.). Here's all that's happening around the ballpark.

  1. Hatfield Phillies Franks Dollar Dog Night on Monday!

Be sure to come to the game hungry! On Monday, May 16, all fans can purchase a hot dog for $1.00 at any concession stand.

  1. Outta Here! Class of 2016 graduates are invited to celebrate with this special Theme Night Ticket offer.

Also on Monday, May 16, the entire Class of 2016 is invited to come and celebrate their achievements. Features an awesome 'Outta Here!' T-shirt - available only through a Theme Night Ticket offer here

  1. NASCAR drivers at the ballpark, Bubba Wallace to throw ceremonial first pitch on Tuesday. Plus, NASCAR cars and virtual driving experience on Citizens Bank Way!

As a part of a full-day, "NASCAR takeover of Philadelphia," NASCAR drivers Bubba Wallace, Ryan Reed and Brennan Poole, with Wallace throwing the ceremonial first pitch.

Plus, fans can stop by Citizens Bank Way to take part in a NASCAR virtual driving experience, meet some of the NASCAR drivers, and check out several NASCAR cars. The appearance is to promote the first-ever NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Pocono Raceway, which will take place on Saturday, June 4.

  1. 11,000+ kids coming to Citizens Bank Weather Education Day presented by NBC10 First Alert Weather.

It's the ultimate field trip experience on Wednesday! Students from all across the Delaware Valley are coming to the ballpark to take part in a special Weather Education Day Program presented by meteorologists from NBC10 and Telemundo62. The event is available only through a special Theme Night Ticket offer here.

  1. Head to XFINITY Live! for Post-Game Specials.

After EVERY game, the fun continues with XFINITY Live! Post-Game Specials, available one hour immediately following the game.

Broadcast: All games will be broadcast on Comcast SportsNet and SportsRadio 94WIP.

Gate Openings: For games on Monday and Tuesday, Ashburn Alley opens at 5:05 p.m., and all gates open at 5:35 p.m. For the game on Wednesday, Ashburn Alley opens at 11:00 a.m. and all gates open 11:35 a.m.