Salt River Fields at Talking Stick will be taken over by the annual Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Celebrity Softball Game, on Saturday, April 27 featuring some of the best current NFL players, retired athletes, and celebrities for a fun and festive evening. This family-friendly event will feature a Home Run Derby and Softball Game from 6-8:30 pm on the diamond at Salt River Fields. Plus, there will be a free Kids Zone featuring face painting, balloon art, and temporary tattoos.
Fans can enjoy seeing Larry’s friends both on and off the field at this year’s events hosted by Arizona broadcast icon, Super Snake, including boxing world champion Laila Ali, Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson, model and artist Gigi, beauty blogger Shayla Mitchell, NFL Hall of Famer/All-Pro wide receiver Terrell Owens, former NFL wide receiver Curtis Conway, San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman, entertainer and comedian Dan Rue, Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Roberts, ABC 15’s Chelsey Davis, Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller, and many more.
In an effort to fight hunger in the Valley, The Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund partnered with the St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance for this year’s game and is asking each attendee to bring a minimum of 2 non-perishable items. Each person that donates to the food drive will receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win prizes.
The 9th Annual Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Softball Game thanks Albertsons-Safeway for its generous donation supporting the First Down Fund. Partners for this year’s game include Salt River Fields, Nike, ABC 15, W Hotel Scottsdale, Scottsdale Fashion Square and Macy’s. Sponsors for the game include the Arizona Cardinals, Fertitta Capital, JDM Partners, Carrabba’s Italian Grill Scottsdale, Bose, DEHP, and Arrange-A-Ride.
Gates will open at 5 pm, and the Home Run Derby will begin at 6 pm, followed by the game at 7 pm. Tickets start at $20. Parking is free. There will also be an After Party at the W Scottsdale after the game on Saturday, April 27, where players and fans can relax and celebrate after an evening of fun and fundraising for The Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund at Salt River Fields. For more information and to purchase tickets for both the game and the VIP After Party, visit www.saltriverfields.com or www.larryfitzgerald.com.
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019. 6-8:30 pm.
Where: Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85258