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Phillies Phestival for ALS set for Thursday

June 8, 2016

PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies are hosting their biggest event of the year on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park.Their annual Phillies Phestival benefits The ALS Association. The Phillies have raised $16 million for patient services and research in the Greater Philadelphia area. For more information and a preview of silent auction

PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies are hosting their biggest event of the year on Thursday at Citizens Bank Park.
Their annual Phillies Phestival benefits The ALS Association. The Phillies have raised $16 million for patient services and research in the Greater Philadelphia area. For more information and a preview of silent auction items, please visit phillies.com/philliesphestival.
Event highlights include: 
Private meet and greet with ALS patients and players.
• Player autograph sessions and the chance to throw in the bullpen.
• Photo booth session with the Phillie Phanatic (sold out).
• Silent auction featuring dozens of items from around the world of sports.
Fans unable to attend are invited to contribute to the cause by making a donation at phillies.com/philliesphestival.

Todd Zolecki has covered the Phillies since 2003, and for MLB.com since 2009. Read his Phillies blog The Zo Zone, follow him on Twitter and listen to his podcast.