SUNDAY, JUNE 3
Ryan Zimmerman Kids Jersey Giveaway: The first 10,000 fans ages 12 and under to enter Nationals Park through the Center Field Gates will receive a Ryan Zimmerman Kids Jersey, presented by MASN. This is the rescheduled date for the giveaway, which was originally planned for April 22. For more details on promotional items, visit nationals.com/promotions.
Youth Baseball Equipment Drive: The Nationals will once again team up with the Baseball Tomorrow Fund to collect new and gently-used baseball and softball equipment such as gloves, baseballs, bats and helmets. Fans can drop off equipment outside the Center Field Gates from the time gates open until the end of the third inning. Equipment collected during the drive will be donated to the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation in support of its youth baseball programs in the city. In addition, the agency will receive a $5,000 grant from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund to purchase new equipment.
Youth Baseball and Softball Day: Youth baseball and softball teams from all over D.C., Maryland and Virginia are invited to celebrate Youth Baseball Day at Nationals Park. Participants will enjoy an on-field parade before the Nationals take on the Braves at 1:35 p.m.
Scout Day: Youth scout groups from across the region are invited to Nationals Park for the first of four 2012 Scout Day events. Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Brownies, Cub Scouts, Daisies, Eagle Scouts and other groups will receive a commemorative Nationals scouting patch. In addition, the individual scout and scout group with the highest popcorn sales will take part in a pregame recognition party and on-field ceremonies. For more information call 202.675.NATS(6287).
PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION
PLEASE NOTE: Expect Delays on ALL Metro Lines due to Weekend Track Work
Fans planning to utilize Metro to attend Nationals games against the Braves June 2-3 are encouraged to add at least 20 minutes to their planned travel time due to scheduled station closings and weekend track maintenance. Visit nationals.com/waytogo for information on parking and additional routes to Nationals Park.