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Padres to Host Tigers, Braves and Dodgers for Seventh Homestand of 2017

Homestand No. 7 at a Glance

San Diego Padres vs. Detroit Tigers - Friday, June 23 @ 7:10 p.m.

The Padres return home from their seventh road trip of the season, an eight-day six-game trip, for their seventh homestand of the 2017 season, featuring games against the Detroit Tigers, Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Action begins on Friday, with a 7:10 p.m. start against the Tigers.   

San Diego Padres vs. Detroit Tigers - Friday, June 23 @ 7:10 p.m.

The Padres return home from their seventh road trip of the season, an eight-day six-game trip, for their seventh homestand of the 2017 season, featuring games against the Detroit Tigers, Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Action begins on Friday, with a 7:10 p.m. start against the Tigers.   

Party in the Park presented by Southwest Airlines will take place Friday with elements including:

The party begins at 4:30 p.m. with live entertainment and drink specials available for purchase for $5.

Friday will serve as a First Responder Salute presented by FOX Sports San Diego. Elements include:

Special Agent Bill Thompson, Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, will ring the Ceremonial Mission Bell.

San Diego Police Foundation SafetyNet program supporters will line the baselines during the pregame ceremony.

San Diego Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman and San Diego Police Foundation Board Chairman Chris Ghio will be presented with a check for $10,000 from the Padres Foundation and FOX Sports San Diego in support of the San Diego Police Foundation SafetyNet Program.

George Carabet, friend of SafetyNet, will throw the Ceremonial First Pitch.

On Friday, the Padres will honor the Prostate Cancer Foundation as part of Major League Baseball's league-wide efforts to raise awareness about prostate cancer during last week's Father's Day weekend. Researchers and patients representing the Prostate Cancer Foundation will be recognized on the field during the pregame ceremony.

San Diego Padres vs. Detroit Tigers - Saturday, June 24 @ 7:10 p.m.

As part of Baseball Night in San Diego, all fans in attendance on Saturday will receive a Padres Beach Mat presented by Mission Federal Credit Union.

San Diego Padres vs. Detroit Tigers - Sunday, June 25 @ 1:40 p.m.

Sunday will serve as a Military Salute to the United States Navy presented by USAA. Elements of the day include:

Over 100 representatives from the U.S. Navy will line the bases during the pregame ceremony.

Captain Curt Jones from the U.S. Navy will ring the Ceremonial Mission Bell.

Lieutenant Jim Downing, 103-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor, will throw the Ceremonial First Pitch. He is the second-oldest Pearl Harbor survivor.

A U.S. Navy All-Star softball team from Naval Base San Diego will be recognized alongside Padres alumni during the pregame ceremony.

Navy Band Southwest will perform Sunday's National Anthem.

Fatima Peyton, U.S. Navy Veteran and SDSU Military and Veterans Services representative, will sing God Bless America during the 7th inning break.

Nine U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officers will take the field to greet Padres starters at each position as part of "Military Take the Field." 

A flyover will be conducted with two MH-60R helicopters from the Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 49 (HSM-49) "Scorpions."

KidsFest, Compadres Kids Sunday Signings and Catch on the Field activities include:

KidsFest features bounce houses and other inflatables, games, face painters, balloon artists and more kid-friendly activities at Park at the Park beginning at 11:00 a.m.

From 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., two Padres players will sign autographs at the Park at the Park for Compadres Kids Sunday Signings. A Compadres Kids membership is required to participate. Membership is free, and kids can sign up online or in-person on the day of the event.

Following Sunday's game, kids 14 and under are invited to play catch on the field. Kids and their families can begin lining up following the conclusion of the eighth inning at the top of the ramp leading to the Sun Diego Beach on K Street. Compadres Kids members will receive front-of-the-line privileges by lining up at the Park Blvd gate.

San Diego Padres vs. Atlanta Braves - Tuesday, June 27 @ 7:10 p.m.

In partnership with the San Diego Blood Bank, the inaugural Padres Summer Blood Drive presented by Sycuan Casino will take place on Tuesday. Elements of the Blood Drive include:

Fans will be able to donate blood at any of the five donor centers located at Park at the Park from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Live entertainment, kid's activities, wiffle ball and more.

Padres players and alumni will sign autographs at the Craft Pier by Ballast Point. Donors receive VIP access to the player and alumni autograph opportunities.

Taco Tuesday presented by Cholula Hot Sauce takes place every Tuesday home game and features Petco Park's favorite local tacos at a special price. For only $2.50, fans can choose from a variety of taco options at Carnitas' Snack Shack, Wonderland Ocean Pub, Lucha Libre, Miguel's, Seaside Market, Rimel's and Brigantine.

Tuesday is also Big Brothers, Big Sisters Night at the Padres, with elements including:

In support of the "Big in Blue" initiative, law enforcement representatives and their matches will line the bases during the pregame ceremony.

Representatives from Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America and Big Brothers, Big Sisters San Diego will be recognized during the pregame ceremony.

Pam Iorio, CEO of Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America, will throw the Ceremonial First Pitch.

Prior to Tuesday night's game, Padres outfielder Hunter Renfroe will be honored by the Hall of Champions as their May Star of the Month during the pregame ceremonies.

San Diego Padres vs. Atlanta Braves - Wednesday, June 28 @ 7:10 p.m.

American professional skateboarder Tom Schaar will throw the Ceremonial First Pitch prior to Wednesday's game.

Representatives from the San Diego Blood Bank, and families who have benefited from their services, will be recognized during Wednesday's pregame ceremonies.

San Diego Padres vs. Atlanta Braves - Thursday, June 29 @ 6:10 p.m.

The fourth College Night of 2017 will take place Thursday, with elements including:

A DJ spinning at the Budweiser Patio in Right Field from 5:00 p.m. to the conclusion of the game.

College students will receive a special ticket discount with a valid student ID (advance price of $10 in a Right Field Upper Reserved College Night section; prices increase day-of-game).

The 13th Annual "Dog Days of Summer presented by Petco" on Thursday will feature a number of dogs and their owners in attendance at Park at the Park. They will also have the opportunity to participate in a pregame dog parade around the warning track. In conjunction with "Dog Days of Summer," the IB Posse Sand Castle Builders will build a themed sand castle at the top of the Craft Pier by Ballast Point prior to Thursday's game.

San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Friday, June 30 @ 7:10 p.m.

Friday night will feature BeerFest presented by Southwest Airlines:

Live entertainment and a wide selection of beers from a variety of local and national breweries at Park at the Park.

First pour is at 4:30 p.m. with all beers specially priced at $5 and available for purchase with Friar Funds exclusively.

As part of Friday's First Responder Salute, the 21st Annual Law Enforcement Night will take place, when the Padres will welcome thousands of law enforcement members to the game. Dozens of law enforcement agencies from in and around Southern California will be represented and honored on the field pre-game.

Make-A-Wish San Diego has partnered with the Padres to grant its milestone 4,000th wish by surprising a local child on the field during the pregame ceremony. The child will be recognized during the pregame ceremony and will be joined by family members, donors and representatives of Make-A-Wish. This begins Make-A-Wish's summer campaign to help grant more wishes in our community.

San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Saturday, July 1 @ 7:10 p.m.

San Diego native and American Idol 2016 contestant Stephany Negrete will perform the National Anthem prior to Saturday's game.

Fans are encouraged to stick around after Saturday's game for a special Postgame Laser Show with a patriotic theme celebrating the Fourth of July.

San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Sunday, July 2 @ 1:40 p.m.

Sunday will serve as a Military Salute: Military Spouses presented by USAA. Elements of the day include:

USMC spouse Becky King will sing God Bless America during the 7th inning break.

Nine military spouses will take the field to greet Padres starters at each position as part of "Military Take the Field."

Sunday will also be a Domingos Padres presented by T-Mobile. In continuation of the World Baseball Classic theme from March, Sunday will celebrate the culture of the Dominican Republic with elements including:

Food and drink specials and live entertainment at Park at the Park.

Dominican Padres players will be signing autographs as part of Compadres Kids Sunday signings from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. A Compadres Kids membership is required to participate. Membership is free, and kids can sign up online or in-person on the day of the event.

Representatives for Domingos Padres will participate in the pregame ceremony.

KidsFest, Compadres Kids Sunday Signings and Kids Run the Bases activities include:

KidsFest features bounce houses and other inflatables, games, face painters, balloon artists and more kid-friendly activities at Park at the Park beginning at 11:00 a.m.

From 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., two Padres players will sign autographs at the Park at the Park for Compadres Kids Sunday Signings. A Compadres Kids membership is required to participate. Membership is free, and kids can sign up online or in-person on the day of the event.

Following Sunday's game, kids 14 and under are invited to run the bases on the field. Kids and their families can begin lining up following the conclusion of the eighth inning at the top of the ramp leading to the Sun Diego Beach on K Street. Compadres Kids members will receive front-of-the-line privileges by lining up at the Park Blvd gate.

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