Dirk Nowitzki Heroes Foundation Celebrity Baseball Game

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Friday, June 10th at Dr. Pepper Ballpark in Frisco
Get your tickets here.

Batter up! North Texas legend Dirk Nowitzki will head to the baseball diamond for the fan-favorite Dirk Nowitzki’s 2016 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game presented by BaylorScott&White Medical Center – Frisco on Friday, June 10, at 7 p.m. at the Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco (7300 RoughRiders Trl). Game goers are encouraged to come out early for family-fun festivities and a Heroes Special Olympics All-Star Softball Game plus post-game fireworks to round out the evening. Last year’s game sold out, so get tickets early!

For the 15th year, two baseball teams made up of celebrity players will slug it out for nine innings of hard-charging, umpires-umpping, trash-talking, base-stealing, home run-hitting baseball!

Entertainment Includes:

  • 9 innings of celebrity baseball played on the field of the Frisco Roughriders
  • The Heroes Special Olympics All-Star Softball Game
  • Fireworks Finale presented by BaylorScott&White Medical Center – Frisco

Celebrities appearing in the game include Dez Bryant, Michael Young, Tyron Smith, Chandler Parsons, Cole Beasley, Jason Terry, Deron Williams, Wesley Matthews, Ben Rogers, Jeff “Skin” Wade and Mike Bacsik from 105.3 The Fan, Jody Dean from 98.7 KLUV, and many more.

Nationally acclaimed singer, songwriter and Broadway performer Shayna Steele will perform the National Anthem.

Note: Roster subject to change.

CBS Radio FanFest outside the park before the game, featuring games, giveaways, and entertainment from all 5 English language CBS Radio DFW Stations (105.3 The Fan, 103.7 KVIL, 98.7 KLUV, 100.3 Jack-fm, and Newsradio 1080 KRLD)

Listen to the game broadcast on 105.3 The Fan from 7p-8:30p

Presented in part by Dream Lending and AA Best Bail Bonds

Tickets are on sale now for $9, $13, $17, $20 and $39 at Ticketmaster (800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com) or at the Dr Pepper Ballpark Box Office during office hours. Will call will open at 10 a.m. on June 10. Tickets also will be available at the door. Last year’s event was a sell-out, so advance purchase is recommended.

Proceeds will benefit the Dirk Nowitzki Foundation and the Heroes Foundation. BaylorScott&White Medical Center – Frisco is the presenting sponsor and sponsor of the fireworks finale.

For more information, go to dnfoundation.org.
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