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Batting Practice Experience FAQ

When does the experience start, and where do I report?
Guests participating in the Batting Practice Experience should report to the Right Field Gate three (3) hours prior to first pitch. The Right Field Gate is located off of Battery Avenue and directly across from the Coca-Cola Roxy Theatre, near the SunTrust Park Clubhouse Store.

How long do I get to watch Batting Practice (BP) and from where?
Guests that have purchased the Batting Practice Experience will be escorted to a gated area on the warning track behind home plate. Guests on average will see Braves batting practice from 45-60 minutes and visiting team batting practice from 15-30 minutes.

Do you offer this experience for all games, regardless of day or night?
The Atlanta Braves will not be offering this experience during day games. Please see the Batting Practice Experience schedule for availability.

Can I purchase this experience on gameday?
If the Batting Practice Experience is not sold out in advance, day of game tickets can be purchased at the ticket windows near the Right Field Gate. A-List members and group leaders should contact their Braves ticket representative for more details. The Braves recommend all fans buy Batting Practice Experience tickets in advance. 

How old does a child have to be to need a ticket for this experience?
In accordance with our ticketing policy, children 3 and over will need a ticket to this experience.

Do children need to be accompanied by an adult?
All guests under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by at least one paying adult.

Can my family watch me watch batting practice?
Due to the exclusiveness of this experience, guests participating are given access to certain areas of the ballpark that may be restricted areas. Family members will not be given this access until the general public has access (if applicable.) Only guests who purchased this experience will be given access to the field.

Can you accommodate guests with disabilities?
Of course. Please make our staff aware of your needs when you arrive at the Right Field Gate.

What happens if there is inclement weather and batting practice doesn't take place?
If batting practice does not take place due to inclement weather, you will be given an opportunity to exchange your "pass" for a future experience during the current season. If inclement weather occurs after this experience has begun and 30 minutes or more have elapsed, an exchange will not be offered. No refunds will be given. Guests will not receive refunds if the Braves or visiting team choose not to participate in batting practice due to weather.

Do I need a game ticket to participate in this experience?
Every guest will need both a game ticket and a Batting Practice Experience ticket in order to enter SunTrust Park. 

Can I request autographs while in this area?
We ask all experience participants to refrain from requesting autographs.

Can I take pictures while in this area?
Of course. Please feel free to take pictures while enjoying this experience.

Will SunTrust Club Members and guests have access to this area?
Yes. SunTrust Club members and their ticketed guests will be offered complimentary access to this experience.

Will I be able to see the entire Braves batting practice?
During an average experience, guests will see around 45-60 minutes of Braves batting practice.

If I'm a visiting fan of the visiting team, how much of their batting practice will I see?
On average during the allotted time, guests will see between 15-30 minutes of visiting team batting practice. Fans of the visiting team will not receive refunds if their team chooses not to participate in batting practice.

Can I exchange my "pass" with other members of my family and friends during the experience so then they can experience it?
"Passes" are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. Passes are only good for one person per pass per visit.

Do Braves A-List Members and group purchasers get a special offer for this experience?
Yes. Please contact your Braves ticket representative for more details.

Other Items of Note:
No eating, drinking or smoking is allowed within the Batting Practice Experience area.