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

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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

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball 2017: Colorado Rockies Peanut Controlled Game

In Google Alerts today, there was news about Friday night's (May 5) Colorado Rockies peanut controlled game. Tickets are $35 each and every ticket holder will need to sign a waiver. For more information call 303-ROCKIES or visit the Rockies website. Hurry because time is running out!!
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Friday, April 21, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games: South Bend Cubs Peanut-Free Suite

https://www.milb.com/sb-cubs/news/south-bend-cubs-to-offer-peanut-free-suite-on-may-7/c-219174234/t-196097126
On Sunday, May 7, the South Bend Cubs are offering a peanut-free suite with 40 seats. According to the Cubs' website, tickets are just $19 and "a seat in the peanut-free Old National Bank Home Plate Suite, South Bend Cubs hat, and a ballpark buffer of hot dogs, hamburgers, chips and soft drinks." To purchase tickets, call the box office at (574) 235-9988 or visit the Box Office in person. Check the Cubs' website for more info!


A big thanks goes out to the South Bend Cubs!

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games: Minnesota Twins Peanut-Controlled Games

The Anaphylaxis & Food Allergy Association of Minnesota is coordinating with the Minnesota Twins yet again this year to offer special seating for fans with peanut allergies for an amazing 12 games. Details and prices are available on the ticket order form, courtesy of AFAA Minnesota. To order tickets contact Luis at (612) 659-3575, fax the order form to (612) 659-4030 or email the form to luisbreazeale@twinsbaseball.com. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis. Please note: demand for seats is very high!

Thanks to the AFAA Minnesota and the Minnesota Twins!!

Friday, April 14, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Peanut Free Nights

On Thursday, June 22, and Friday, June 23, the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers will have their annual peanut free night games. No peanuts will be in allowed in the stadium. Both games will be against the Kane County Cougars. To purchase tickets, visit the Timber Rattlers' website.

Thanks to the Timber Rattlers for this great tradition!

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Buffalo Bisons Peanut-Reduced Games

The Buffalo Bisons are offering 3 peanut reduced games this season! They will designate a section of the seats for concerned fans with peanut allergies. Tickets are only--this is amazing--$12.50! Order tickets by contacting Nick Iacona at (716) 846-2211 or at niacona@bisons.com. Below is a snapshot of the info on their site; visit http://www.milb.com/content/page.jsp… for the deets!

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Philadelphia Phillies Peanut Reduced Suites

The Philadelphia Phillies are offering "peanut reduced suites" for 7 games this season, according to their website. Tickets are $60 each, and the first peanut reduced game is April 21, against the Atlanta Braves. There is a maximum of 4 tickets per order, first come first serve. A peanut free menu is included in the ticket price; a waiver must be signed, and you may be asked for a doctor's note.  To purchase tickets, visit (http://m.mlb.com/phillies/tickets/info/peanut-reduced-suites)

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Detroit Tigers Peanut Allergy Friendly Game

The Detroit Tigers notified us that they are offering opportunities for fans with peanut allergy to attend a baseball game with special accommodations for those with peanut allergy. Products with nuts will not be sold in the specially designated area. The two game dates are Sunday April 30 against the White Sox and Sunday May 21 against the Rangers. A maximum of four tickets per family may be purchased and a waiver must be signed. Seating is limited and is available on a first come first serve basis. 

For additional information and to purchase tickets, please click here.

Monday, April 3, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox are offering two peanut allergy awareness games this year: May 13 and July 17. Tickets are $30 each.

The May game is versus the Padres on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 6:10 pm. Click here for the ticket form and information; tickets must be ordered by April 28. The July game is against the Mariners and is July 17 at 1:10 pm, and ticket orders must be received by July 7. Here is the ticket form. Please note that a waiver and indemnification form must be completed.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: St. Louis Cardinals Peanut Controlled Game

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The St. Louis Cardinals are having a Peanut Controlled game on Sunday, June 11, 2017. Tickets are $20 and are in a "peanut-free" section. Fans will not be permitted to consume peanuts in the peanut free section. 

Visit the Cardinals' website for more info and to purchase tickets.  http://m.mlb.com/cardinals/…/theme-tickets/peanut-controlled

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: San Diego Padres Peanut Free Day

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The San Diego Padres are having a "peanut free day" on Sunday, July 30, 2017. The Padres' peanut free day is a joint event with Food Allergy Research & Education and a portion of the ticket sales will go to FARE too.

To purchase tickets, visit http://m.mlb.com/padres/tickets/group/events/peanut-free . Tickets are $25 each.

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Philadelphia Phillies Peanut Reduced Suites

The Philadelphia Phillies are having 7 games with "peanut reduced suites" this year. A screenshot of the dates is to the left. To purchase tickets please visit http://m.mlb.com/phillies/tickets/info/peanut-reduced-suites. Peanuts are not allowed in the suite for those games and ticket holders are asked to sign a waiver. Tickets are $60 each.
*Please note the Phillies mention on their website that they reserve the right to ask for a doctor's note.

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: The New York Mets Peanut Free Suite

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The New York Mets will be having a peanut free suite day. The date is not listed on the Mets' site yet, but additional info about the game is provided on their page http://m.mlb.com/mets/tickets/info/peanut-free. For ticket information, please contact Mark Phillips at 718-565-4350 or email mphil@nymets.com.

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Indianapolis Indians Peanut Allergy Awareness Game

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The Indianapolis Indians will be having Peanut Allergy Awareness Night on May 19, 2017--not that far away! They will not sell foods containing peanut for that one night. Peanut-containing products also will not be permitted on the lawn.

To purchase tickets, please visit their website.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Cincinnati Reds Peanut Allergy Sensitive Games 2017

Thanks to a tip from another Jen B (there are many of us!), we are excited to share that there is an announcement on the Cincinnati Reds Fans for a Peanut-Free Night at the Ballpark Facebook page about 4 peanut allergy sensitive games with the Cincinnati Feds this season.

Here is a screenshot of a portion of the post:


Rather than copy and paste all of the info here, I'd really love for you to visit the Cincinnati Reds Fans for a Peanut-Free Night at the Ballpark Facebook page. Please "like" their page and support them to help show the Reds how much you appreciate these games!

Enjoy the game!

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Peanut Allergy Friendly Baseball Games 2017: Milwaukee Brewers Peanut Controlled Seating 2017

The Milwaukee Brewers have just announced the dates for 6 games with peanut controlled seating! Visit the Brewers website for additional information and to purchase tickets. Prices range from $21 - $42 per ticket.

Below is a snapshot of the page with the dates. If you go to a game, please let us know and share your experience with Free to Enjoy Baseball readers or share on our Facebook page!