LAWRENCEVILLE, GA -- Coolray Field, the home of the Gwinnett Braves, will host a screening of "The Sandlot" as the final stop on the iconic baseball film's 20th Anniversary Tour. The screening is set for Saturday, September 21 at 7:30 PM, with gates opening at 6:30 PM. Tickets for adults and children alike cost just $7, and can be purchased in person at the Coolray Field Box Office, by calling (678) 277-0340 and by visiting gwinnettbraves.com/sandlot.
The screening will include a pre-movie meet-and-greet session with the Director, Writer and Narrator of "The Sandlot," David Mickey Evans. Mr. Evans will also be hosting a brief Q&A session prior to the film. Kids' inflatables, concessions and other attractions will be open at Coolray Field prior to and during the movie.
The Gwinnett Braves will donate one third of all ticket sales to "The Sandlot Baseball Field Program." The program coordinates baseball field renovations across the United States so that loyal fans and baseball lovers everywhere will get the chance to enjoy their own "Sandlot" field in their back yards.
About "The Sandlot" Blu-ray/DVD combo pack: "You're Killing Me Smalls!" A film that still captures the hearts of baseball fans young and old, "The Sandlot" debuted on Blu-ray/DVD combo pack March 26 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment in celebration of the beloved film's 20th anniversary. "A charming and whimsical comedy about boys and baseball and a GREAT BIGDOG" ("Siskel & Ebert"), "The Sandlot" ranked in the Top 40 as one of the best sports movies ever.
For more information on all off-season events at Coolray Field, including how to host your group function at the home of the Gwinnett Braves, call (678) 277-0340.