For Immediate Release:
May 25, 2010
CONTACTS: Jens Weiden
Giants Enterprises/AT&T Park
FREE VISA FIFA WORLD CUP™ VIEWING EVENT AT AT&T PARK
USA VS. ENGLAND
11:30AM – SATURDAY, JUNE 12
In celebration of the opening round of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™, AT&T Park and Visa are hosting a free public viewing event at AT&T Park. The Visa FIFA World Cup™ Viewing Event will take place at AT&T Park on Saturday, June 12. The gates will open at 10:00 a.m. with kickoff of the USA vs. England match at 11:30 a.m.
The World Cup action will be shown LIVE on the ballpark’s HD centerfield scoreboard as well as on TVs throughout the ballpark. Admission is free and food and beverage will be available for purchase.
The Visa FIFA World Cup™ Viewing Event will also feature special FIFA World Cup™ giveaways and promotions. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be entered into the drawings. Please put "World Cup" in the subject line, and include your full name in the body of the email. Winners will be drawn and announced at halftime.
After the game, guests are invited to visit the Giants County Fair at McCovey Cove outside the ballpark. The Giants County Fair features over 20 carnival rides, midway games, music and food. General admission is free. For more information, including a complete fair schedule, and to purchase combo tickets that include a Giants game ticket visit www.sfgiants.com/fair. The Giants will take on the Oakland Athletics that evening at AT&T Park at 6:05 p.m.
The Visa FIFA World Cup™ Viewing Event will also overlap with the first ever AT&T Giant Race Half Marathon and Plate to Plate 5K on Saturday, June 12. For more information visit thegiantrace.com. Giants prefer Visa.
About Giants Enterprises
Giants Enterprises was established to develop non-baseball uses for AT&T Park. For over 10 years, Giants Enterprises has produced more than 1000 private events and hosted numerous public events including major concerts, motor sports events, international soccer matches, professional and college football games, Cirque de Soleil and the Giants County Fair. For more information visit attpark.com.
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