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Tigers highlight September with variety of special themed events

Summer in Detroit to feature Yoga at the Ballpark, Arab American Night, FOX Sports university days and annual cornhole tournament

The Detroit Tigers return to Comerica Park on Friday, September 7 and begin a stretch of 13 home games in 17 days. As one of the premier destinations for summer fun in Michigan since 1901, the Tigers will continue their tradition of providing quality, affordable family fun for fans of all ages with 19 special themed events over the 13-game stretch.

September will feature special themed events including Yoga at the ballpark (Saturday, September 15), FOX Sports Detroit's Wayne State University Night (Tuesday, September 18), FOX Sports Detroit's University of Detroit Mercy Night (Thursday, September 20), Arab American Night (Saturday, September 22) and the second Annual Detroit Tigers Cornhole Tournament (Saturday, September 22).

The Detroit Tigers return to Comerica Park on Friday, September 7 and begin a stretch of 13 home games in 17 days. As one of the premier destinations for summer fun in Michigan since 1901, the Tigers will continue their tradition of providing quality, affordable family fun for fans of all ages with 19 special themed events over the 13-game stretch.

September will feature special themed events including Yoga at the ballpark (Saturday, September 15), FOX Sports Detroit's Wayne State University Night (Tuesday, September 18), FOX Sports Detroit's University of Detroit Mercy Night (Thursday, September 20), Arab American Night (Saturday, September 22) and the second Annual Detroit Tigers Cornhole Tournament (Saturday, September 22).

Yoga at the Ballpark

Grab your yoga mat and head down to Comerica Park on Saturday, September 15. Get a Tigers yoga themed water bottle and a ticket to your choice of one of seven games from September 17-23 when you purchase the yoga ticket package. Fans who purchase this exclusive package are invited to Comerica Park for a one-hour yoga session in the outfield from 9:00-10:00 a.m. taught by special guest yoga instructor Michael Collins of Blue Yoga. Additionally, $2.00 from every ticket package will be donated to The Downtown Boxing Gym. For more information about The Downtown Boxing Gym or to purchase this ticket package, visit tigers.com/yoga.

Wayne State University Night

Wayne State University fans and alumni can enjoy a Tigers game on Tuesday, September 18 as part of FOX Sports Detroit University Days. This ticket package includes a game ticket, a Detroit Tigers/WSU ballcap, and donation the WSU HIGH Program. The HIGH (Helping Individuals Go Higher) Program helps financially stressed students at Wayne State University reach their goal to graduate. For more information about the HIGH Program or to purchase this ticket package, visit tigers.com/WSU.

University of Detroit Mercy Night

Show your University of Detroit Mercy pride on Thursday, September 20 as part of FOX Sports Detroit University Days. This ticket package includes a game ticket, a Detroit Tigers/UDM ballcap, and donation the University of Detroit Mercy General Scholarship Fund. For more information about the HIGH Program or to purchase this ticket package visit tigers.com/UDM.

Arab American Night

Metro Detroit is home to one of the largest Arab populations in the United States and on Saturday September 22, the Tigers will host Arab American Night. This ticket package includes a game ticket, a Saad Wholesale Meats/Sharifa Halal Knockwurst voucher and a donation to Leaders Advancing and Helping Communities (LAHC). For more information about LAHC or to purchase this ticket package, visit tigers.com/arabamerican.

Second Annual Cornhole Tournament

The Tigers have teamed up with Michigan Cornhole for the second Annual Detroit Tigers Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, September 22. Each ticket package includes admission to the cornhole tournament and a ticket to the Detroit Tigers game following the tournament. For additional tournament details or to purchase this ticket package, visit tigers.com/cornhole.

Additional special themed events scheduled in September are listed below:

Health Professionals -- Friday, September 7
Fall Ball -- Saturday, September 8
Yooper Night #2 -- Saturday, September 8
Love Your Melon -- Monday, September 10
Focus Hope -- Monday, September 17
Ronald McDonald House -- Tuesday September 18
Class Outside Series: Career Day #2 -- Wednesday, September 19
Autism Awareness -- Thursday, September 20
Gleaners Community Food Bank -- Thursday, September 20
Irish Heritage Night -- Friday, September 21
Forgotten Harvest -- Friday, September 21
Lawrence Technological University Night -- Friday, September 21
Runners Night -- Saturday, September 22
MS Society Day -- Sunday, September 23

All premium ticket packages include a ticket to a Tigers game and a special premium item or a donation to a partner charity. A full list of premium special themed events can be found at tigers.com/specialevents.

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