Padres Salute First Responders

The Padres are proud to celebrate, honor and thank the first responders who serve and support the San Diego community. In recognition of their service, the Padres have designated five Tuesday games as First Responder Appreciation, dedicated to various departments throughout San Diego County, including but not limited to the San Diego Police Department, San Diego Sheriff’s Department, San Diego Fire-Rescue Department, California Highway Patrol, U.S. Border Patrol, Red Cross, FBI, and DEA.

Thank you to all organizations on the front line of service to our community!


In addition to the thousands of complimentary tickets distributed, First Responders and their families, receive 25% off tickets on dedicated First Responder Salutes and 10% off all other games, available online through verification by

2022 Salutes

  • Tuesday, April 18 vs. Reds - Salute to First Responders
  • Tuesday, May 24 vs. Brewers: First Responder Salute to Law Enforcement
  • Tuesday, June 21 vs. D-backs: First Responder Salute to Firefighters
  • Tuesday, August 2 vs. Rockies: First Responder Salute to the City of San Diego First Responders
  • Tuesday, Sept. 6 vs. D-backs: First Responder Salute to State and Federal First Responders presented by Real Time Pain Relief

*Tickets for First Responders and their families are available online through verification by GovX, subject to availability. Excludes Opening Day, Blue Shield Home Plate Club, and all other all-inclusive seating areas. The following groups qualify for verification by GovX to access the First Responder Appreciation offer: U.S. Law Enforcement (federal, state, local): State Police and Highway Patrol, Sheriff’s Department, City Police Departments, Corrections Departments, Federal Agencies including FBI, TSA, ATF, ICE, Border Patrol, etc.; and U.S. Firefighters and First Responders (federal, municipal, EMT): Municipal Fire Departments, Federal Agencies including National Parks Service, U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, etc., Volunteer Firefighters.