St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals

April 21, 2016

12th annual Purina Pooches in the Ballpark tickets go on sale April 22

Tickets include attendance to a Cardinals game for dogs and owners, pregame costume parade on the warning track, dog goodie bag and canine entertainment throughout the day

ST. LOUIS, Mo., April 20, 2016 It’s time once again for St. Louis canines to “bark” on the Cardinals at Busch Stadium on Saturday, June 18, for the 12th annual Purina® Pooches in the Ballpark game, presented by Schnucks, versus 2011 World Series opponent Texas Rangers.
                More than 350 all-inclusive tickets go on sale Friday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. and won’t last long; last year’s tickets sold out in a matter of hours.  Tickets for the only game all season where dogs can join their owners inside Busch Stadium are $150 (each ticket is good for one person and one dog) and include a dog goodie bag filled with exclusive Purina samples, coupons and swag, as well as access to an all-you-can-eat buffet and all-you-can-drink water, soda and beer.  Additional activities include:
Ultimate Air Dogs Competition (12:00 p.m.)
See highly trained dogs compete in canine dock-diving, which consists of dogs jumping as far as they can into a 40-foot long, 10,000 gallon pool.  Located in the parking lot north of Ballpark Village and free to the general public.
Canine Cardinals Fan Costume Parade (1:45 p.m.)
All four-legged ticket-holders and owners will show off their favorite Cardinals gear in a pregame costume parade around the Busch Stadium warning track.
Purina Pro Plan® Performance Team Show (2:10 p.m.)
Watch as these incredibly talented, athletic canines perform exciting tricks and catch flying discs on Busch Stadium’s outfield.
Purina Pooches in the Ballpark (3:15 p.m.)
Hundreds of canine Cardinals fans will join their owners in the designated pooch-friendly, all-inclusive sections of Busch Stadium to cheer on the home team against the Rangers.

WHEN:  Tickets go on sale Friday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. for the 12th annual Purina® Pooches in the Ballpark game on Saturday, June 18.  Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis.

HOW:    Visit cardinals.com/pooches to purchase tickets or learn more about the day’s events and rules. 

WHO:    Purina® and Schnucks® are proud to once again sponsor this fun-filled hometown event the whole family can enjoy—including our beloved four-legged Cardinals fans.