Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Marlins' Peanut Controlled Game

With permission, I am sharing the below information provided by Michael M. a member of Parents of Kids with Severe Peanut Allergy Group.

The Marlins have teamed up with the Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) for the inaugural Peanut Controlled Game at Marlins Park. This ticket package includes one (1) Legends 1st Base game ticket and Peanut Controlled buffet.
• Peanut Controlled Entrance*: Bobby Maduro Entrance (located on the southeast side of the ballpark along Bobby Maduro Drive)
• Friday: September 15, 2017
• Milwaukee Brewers vs. Miami Marlins
• Gates Open: 5:30 PM
• First Pitch: 7:10 PM
A portion of the ticket sales from this offer will be donated to Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE)
*NOTE: Peanut Controlled Event ticketholders must use the Bobby Maduro Entrance to enter Marlins Park.
Pricing:
$38 per person includes one (1) game ticket and Peanut Controlled buffet.
In addition, a limited number of private Fiesta Suites (24 person capacity) are available for purchase.
For groups of 10+ tickets or to reserve a Fiesta Suite, contact Caitlyn Bibza at (305) 480-1524 or CBibza@marlins.com
Please note: This special offer is only available online through this ticket offer and is not available at the box office.

Highlights:
• Peanuts will be prohibited in the ticketed area (Legends 1st Base seat category, Sections 201-204 and the Fiesta Suites). No products containing peanuts will be sold in the ticketed area.
• The ticketed area will be thoroughly cleaned and inspected prior to the game.
• The Bobby Maduro Entrance (located on the southeast side of the ballpark along Bobby Maduro Drive) will be designated as the “Peanut Controlled Entrance.” Peanut Controlled Event ticketholders must use the Bobby Maduro Entrance to enter Marlins Park. For the least peanut-exposed path to your ticketed area, please park in the First Base Garage and enter through the Bobby Maduro Entrance.
• Guests will not be allowed to bring in any products containing peanuts through the Bobby Maduro Entrance or in the ticketed area.
• Appropriate “Peanut Controlled” signage will be posted at the Bobby Maduro Entrance and the ticketed area.
• The All You Can Eat Peanut Controlled buffet is a fixed menu and will be available from when gates open 90 minutes before first pitch until the end of the 6th inning. The bar at Section 201 will also be prepared for this Peanut Controlled event and have alcoholic beverages available for purchase. (Guests must be 21 years of age or older to purchase and consume alcohol. Guests will be limited to a max of two alcoholic beverages per transaction. Alcohol sales will be discontinued at the completion of the 7th inning.)

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Peanut and Nut Allergy Friendly Games 2017: Peanut & Nut Allergy Suite Argonauts

From our friend Debbie Bruce,
Mississauga Anaphylaxis Education Network, and Director of the Canadian Anaphylaxis Initiative:

"The Canadian Football League's Toronto Argonauts, with the support of BMO Field and Canadian Anaphylaxis Initiative, are pleased to provide a private suite for those with allergies. Tickets for this section will be reserved for our fans with peanut/nut allergies and their families and friends. Peanuts/nuts will not be allowed in this suite. Every effort will be made to accommodate other allergens, where possible, upon request.
The CFL Edmonton Oilers play at Commonwealth Stadium - It has been peanut/nut free since 2006.

The CFL Hamilton Tiger-Cats stadium is also peanut/nut free and also has EpiPens on hand.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Birmingham Barons Peanut Free Night

By U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lewis S. Hunsaker [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons


The annual Birmingham Barons Peanut Free Night game is Wednesday, June 28, at Regions Field. The game is against the Biloxi Shuckers.

Tickets may be purchased here: https://www.ticketreturn.com/prod2/Buy.asp?EventID=199984#.WVOsDmgrI2w . The entire stadium will be cleaned and peanuts and peanut products will be removed.

A big thanks goes to Alabama Allergy & Asthma Center and the Birmingham Barons for making this game possible. And also another big thank you goes to Ann Marie Liskey of AlabamaSAFE for sharing this info with us.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Madison Mallards Allergy Friendly Baseball Game

Thanks to the Food Allergy Association of WI for sending news about the upcoming Allergy Friendly Baseball Game between the Mallards and the Wisconsin Green Bay Bullfrogs.

"The game starts at 6:35pm. Gates open at 5:00pm. There will be a peanut/nut free concession stand with ingredient listing available for the items sold there and there will be a special seating section. Tickets are $34.00 /person and include all you can eat and drink (soda and water) and 3 draught beers or tickets for 3 kids games. $3 of every ticket will be donated to FAAW. This is the seventh year for the event. Go to the FAAW baseball page for ticket details." The url for the FAAW baseball page is: http://www.foodallergywis.org/eventsmadison.html#events

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball 2017: Omaha Storm Chasers Peanut Free Night

The Omaha Storm Chasers' annual peanut free night game will be Monday, June 5. The game is sponsored by Asthma & Allergy Center and tickets may be purchased on the Storm Chasers' website.

This is an annual tradition at Werner Park. Thank you goes to the Storm Chasers and Asthma & Allergy Center for making this game possible.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball 2017: Oakland A's Offer MLB's First Ever Permanent Peanut-Controlled Section

BIG news in the world of peanut allergy accommodations at baseball games. The Oakland A's have established a permanent peanut-controlled section for every game this season. This is a FIRST for a Major League Baseball team!!!! Fans who have tickets for the peanut-controlled area in Loge 66 will have to sign a waiver. Seating is limited but will be cleaned before each game. Peanuts and peanut products will still be sold in the rest of the stadium. Tickets for the peanut-controlled section may be purchased online on the A's website

A big thanks goes to the Oakland A's!!!!


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball 2017: Tennessee Smokies Peanut Free Game

Just heard that Tennessee Smokies are having a peanut free game TOMORROW NIGHT (May 3)! Tickets may be purchased online and range from $8.50 or $9.00 (depending on whether it's a kids or adult ticket) to $22 (the higher price ticket includes food). You can print the tickets at home, pick them up at will call, or use your cell for mobile tickets. The telephone number is (856) 286-2300.

screenshot of https://www.ticketreturn.com/prod2/Buy.asp?EventID=199686#.WQkq49rys2w & http://www.milb.com/promotions/index.jsp?sid=t553