Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Peanut-Free Day: Portland SeaDogs 2013

May 19th has been designated as Peanut Free Day at U.S. Cellular Pavillion in Portland, Maine. An entire section of about 400 seats will be peanut-free and those sitting in the designated peanut-free area will also be able to access a separate entrance.

Tickets for the peanut-free area may be purchased over the phone at (207) 879-9520 or online. (The online peanut-free option should be up and running by February 1.)

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Peanut-Free Suite: New York Mets 2013

The Food Allergy Foundation has made arrangements for a peanut-free suite on Sunday, April 21, 2013. Tickets are $92.50 each and include a seat in the peanut-free suite and a peanut-free menu. For more information, email infoATfoodallergyfoundationDOTorg.

Monday, January 28, 2013

Peanut-free Game: Kane County Cougars 2013

Thank you to Facebook friend Michelle for notifying us that the Kane County Cougars (Geneva, IL) are hosting a peanut-free game on Thursday, July 18 at 6:30 PM. Word is that there will be fireworks and base running after the game. To purchase tickets to the peanut-free game, visit the Cougars' website.

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Peanut Free Night 2013: DuPage County Hounds

The DuPage County Hounds (Lisle, IL) will be hosting a peanut free game on June 23, 2013 at 6:00 PM. Tickets are only $6 each! The DuPage County Hounds offer a kids zone, run the bases after the game, free parking and more. For additional information, please view the flyer.

Thank you to Joe of the DuPage County Hounds for contacting with this info, and to the DuPage County Hounds for this great accommodation for peanut/nut allergy families.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Peanut Controlled Games 2013: Seattle Mariners

Save the date(s)!

Our wonderful friend out West, Michael San Soucie, sent the following dates for Seattle Mariners' games with peanut controlled sections. *Thank you again, Michael!* I will post ticketing and other info as soon as it is available.

There are four games with a peanut controlled section scheduled for 2013:

  • Sunday, April 28 vs. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 
  • Wednesday, June 26 vs. Pittsburgh Pirates 
  • Friday, July 26 vs. Minnesota Twins 
  • Tuesday, August 27 vs. Texas Rangers

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Peanut Controlled Section 2013: Toronto BlueJays

Late in 2012, I received word from Debbie Bruce (amazing lady!) that the Toronto Blue Jays will be doubling the number of games in the peanut controlled section this season! That's pretty exciting news! More information will be available in the coming weeks, but here are the dates for now:

• April 30th vs. Boston
• May 14th vs. San Francisco
• June 17th vs. Colorado
• July 19th vs. Tampa Bay
• August 27th vs. Yankees
• September 10th vs. Angels

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2013: Chicago White Sox

Spring training isn't that far away now! Word over on the Food Allergy Buzz Google+ Community is that the White Sox are planning 2 peanut allergy friendly games this year. Thanks to Marciano, who spotted the news on the Peanut-Free White Sox Facebook Page.

All of the details are not available yet, but so far, we know the first game is versus the Twins and is scheduled for Saturday, April 20 at 2:05 PM. The second game is Saturday, June 29 at 6:05 PM. 

We'll keep you updated here on as we receive more info. To connect with other peanut allergy families who are fans of the White Sox, be sure to visit the Peanut-Free White Sox Facebook Page. A big thanks goes to Jason, founder of the Peanut-Free White Sox Facebook Page for all his hard work!